Even when things in life seem fine, in retirement grief can be lurking under the surface.
My husband Chris and I are back in Colorado for the winter. When living in Maine year-round, we were astounded by the staggering number of events held during the winter months. Mainers had certainly cracked the code on how to make it through the long winter months. We saw an event advertised we thought might […]
Forgiveness doesn’t mean excusing bad behavior. It means doing something for yourself by giving yourself the gift of moving on.
Do you envy the retirement lifestyles of others? If so, read what you need to do first to get rid of that green-eyed monster.
How we learn changes as we age. But should we let that stop us from accomplishing a goal?
Christmas is approaching and like many other people I am focused on getting my shopping done. Finding gifts for my nieces, nephews (I have no children) and friends is easy. But finding a gift for my husband, or for him to find a gift for me, is more difficult. Like most baby boomers, I have […]
We are faced with a plethora of decisions as we plan for and transition to retirement. Each decision initiates a course of action that establishes momentum and moves us in a direction that either serves us or works against us. But are we aware of the choices we are making?
Thinking about doing something you’ve never done before when you are retired? Just breathe.
With 40 or more hours of free time per week in retirement, what you do with that time can make your life better or worse. What will you do?
Today is a gift. That’s why they call it the present. Are you accomplishing what is important to you or focusing on the trivial?