Deborah Szekely, the Godmother of Health and Fitness, is 100 years old and Here is What She Thinks About It! | Chaz’s Journal

Here is the message she delivered from Rancho La Puerta, the spa she started in Tecate, Mexico, with her husband when she was 17 years old.—Chaz Ebert

Yes, Today is My 100th Birthday

by Deborah Szekely

I awoke early at Rancho La Puerta, listening for the sounds of something happening on the lawn outside my casita just as I did when Sarah and Alex were little. “Shush,” I would whisper to them. “Let’s get dressed!” Back then, we allowed cars on the property, so I could hear many doors being closed gently. Staff members were arriving. Tables were being set