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Life After Retirement

Life after retirement is a complicated time. Not only do you have to worry about your retirement savings, but, you also need to find meaning in your life. Here are some retirement ideas to help you get more from the best years of your life.

Why Having a Sense of Purpose is So Important in Retirement
1 month ago

Why Having a Sense of Purpose is So Important in Retirement

…Do you do something that fills you with satisfaction and meaning? Do you feel a sense of accomplishment because what you do aligns with who you are? Or, are you in a quandary to discover how to contribute your expertise and good heart in the world? Read More

How to Improve Your Life as You Go Through the Stages of Retirement
1 month ago

How to Improve Your Life as You Go Through the Stages of Retirement

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I have now made it through the first two weeks of my ‘retirement’. One thing I realized is that I was already starting to lose track of the days but was saved by my pill box! As long as I remember to take my pills each day, then I’ll remind myself of what day it actually is. Read More

How to Improve the Quality of Your Transition to Retirement
2 months ago

How to Improve the Quality of Your Transition to Retirement

Similar to the positive, indelible first impression one wants to make on the first day of work, a signature transition to retirement can be just as meaningful. Read More

Entertaining Like a Millionaire on a Retirement Budget
2 months ago

Entertaining Like a Millionaire on a Retirement Budget

I have long believed that taking someone into your home and giving them a meal is one of the kindest and most luxurious things you can do. The world is a noisy, busy place.

We are all involved in our own little dramas. And the act of being invited in from the cold (even when it’s hot!) is a true delight. To be treated kindly, to be fed is a luxury of the highest order. Read More

7 Things to Consider When You Renovate Your Kitchen
2 months ago

7 Things to Consider When You Renovate Your Kitchen

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I’m just getting settled into a newly purchased condominium after renting for the past year. Read More

How Well Do You Play the Waiting Game? 5 Tips You Can Use to Stay Positive While Waiting
2 months ago

How Well Do You Play the Waiting Game? 5 Tips You Can Use to Stay Positive While Waiting

Do you remember a time when you were waiting by the phone for a special someone to call? It was excruciating and endless, bringing with it a roller coaster of feelings. Now in our 60s, we find ourselves waiting again…
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Do You Have a Love Affair with Busy? A Break-up Could Save Your Social Life and Physical Wellbeing
3 months ago

Do You Have a Love Affair with Busy? A Break-up Could Save Your Social Life and Physical Wellbeing

When you ask someone whom you’ve not seen for a while, “How have you been?” you likely hear, “I’ve been so busy.” There is even a sense of pride that often comes with that response…
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20 Serious (and Fun!) Things You Can Do in Retirement
3 months ago

20 Serious (and Fun!) Things You Can Do in Retirement

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My best friend was recently forced into an early retirement. While she was within a year of wanting to retire anyway, it came as a bit of shock when her job position was eliminated and she was faced with trying to occupy the hours in the day. Read More

Retirement Goals Fading Away? Here’s How to Get Back on Track
3 months ago

Retirement Goals Fading Away? Here’s How to Get Back on Track

Do you reach the middle of the year and wonder what happened in the past six months? It can be a shock to discover that your resolutions are lying in shreds or have been forgotten. Read More

5 New Goals to Set for a Better Summer
3 months ago

5 New Goals to Set for a Better Summer

If you’re like me, the time between Memorial Day and Labor Day can be a blur. Even if you spent the first three-day weekend of the summer planning for a long, relaxing and life-changing vacation, before you know it, school is back in session and you don’t have much to show for it all. Read More