Colleen Finds Inspiration by the Ocean

Colleen Finds Inspiration by the Ocean

Wish Stories Colleen Finds Inspiration by the Ocean “I express myself best in the written word,” says Colleen, age 72. And luckily for the people in her life, this beloved mother, grandmother, and English teacher has not kept her passion for language to herself....
Josephine Expands Her Skills at a Mixed Media Art Workshop

Josephine Expands Her Skills at a Mixed Media Art Workshop

Wish Stories Josephine Expands Her Skills at a Mixed Media Art Workshop   Perhaps the only constant in life is the fact that it is unpredictable. And as obstacles and challenges arise, it certainly helps to have an outlet— something steady to turn to as things...
Mary & Cheryl Reconnect to Make Art

Mary & Cheryl Reconnect to Make Art

After spending the pandemic apart from each other, Mary’s wish was to reunite her close friend Cheryl to do what they loved most—make art together! The pair attended a workshop to explore the technique of watercolor batik painting under the instruction of a professional artist.

David Rides Again

David Rides Again

David spent his retirement exploring the country on the back of his motorcycle. But two years ago, an accident changed his life forever, and he has not been on a motorcycle since. Wish of a Lifetime was honored to get David back on the road at the famous Circuit of The Americas in Austin, TX.

Donald Takes a Railway Ride on the Edge

Donald Takes a Railway Ride on the Edge

For many, a love for the mountains is a passion that lasts a lifetime. That’s been the case for Donald, who has spent much of his life living “on the razor’s edge.” Wish of a Lifetime was honored to help summit another peak— this time, by riding the rails on the historic Mount Washington Cog Railway.

Alba Gets Back Out to the Ball Game

Alba Gets Back Out to the Ball Game

Wish Stories Alba Gets Back Out to the Ball Game With the bright sun overhead, imagine a green sea of grass so fresh that you can smell it. Then, the sharp crack of the bat—and the crowd cheers wildly from the stands! For a true baseball fan, nothing quite compares to...
Jeri Gets Back Behind the Handlebars

Jeri Gets Back Behind the Handlebars

Wish Stories Jeri Gets Back Behind the Handlebars When was the last time you rode a bike? A bike ride is a fun way to see the sights in a new city, get some exercise, or spend quality time outside with family and friends. For some, bike commuting is an eco-friendly...
Patrick Jams with Johnny Sansone

Patrick Jams with Johnny Sansone

Wish Stories Patrick Jams with Johnny Sansone There’s a music venue in New Orleans that’s so iconic it even has its own shade of yellow. That would be “Tipitina’s yellow,” the bright banana-yellow exterior of the local cultural landmark...