Christine Roesch

Christine Roesch, 76. Navigating a series of unexpected and abrupt life changing events has kept Christine moving from one place to another throughout her years. From immigrating to the U.S. at the age of eight, a busy career writing and educating about nutrition, (and so many others in between), to living the cliché of retiring and moving to Florida, she has had to learn adaptation. That’s where adventure lies—taking chances and going beyond the fear of change. The reward is rich years lived with more to come.

Exploring Antarctica at 76 Years Old

I was born curious. It often makes me leap into the unknown without a parachute. I make no excuses because I can’t change the primary template of the person I am. Add a splash of independence and I’m easily persuaded by an unexpected opportunity that I hadn’t thought about....