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How to Start Writing Your Memoir
4 days ago

How to Start Writing Your Memoir

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In a previous article, I wrote about how to structure your life stories. So, what do you do next?

After you gather all necessary materials, following one of the previously discussed structures, it is time to start writing the short of your life story or memoir. Read More

3 Ways to Combat Elder Abuse
1 week ago

3 Ways to Combat Elder Abuse

The World Health Organization (WHO) estimates that 15.7% of people 60 years and older are subjected to abuse. These are underestimates, of course, because most cases of elder abuse are not reported. Read More

3 Lifestyle Trends that Can Impact Your Life After 60
2 weeks ago

3 Lifestyle Trends that Can Impact Your Life After 60

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The world is changing for retirees and older adults in unexpected ways. When it comes to analysing trends of senior lifestyles and demographics, the main focus is not on the impact of technology and digital innovation on daily living – at least not in the same way it impacts Gen X and the Millennials. Read More

Piano, Ukulele or Trumpet? Choosing a Musical Instrument to Learn After 60
2 weeks ago

Piano, Ukulele or Trumpet? Choosing a Musical Instrument to Learn After 60

‘Learn a musical instrument’ is a piece of glib advice that’s often wheeled out to older people. But instruments are not all born equal, and choosing wisely will give you a head start in achieving your music-making desires.
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What is a Retirement Coach and Why Might You Need One?
2 weeks ago

What is a Retirement Coach and Why Might You Need One?

In our parents’ days, people simply left the job they had held most of their lives and moved onto permanent vacation when they retired. But then, most of them never lived the additional 25 to 30 years anticipated for many of us boomers. Read More

Downsizing Dilemma: Why Getting Rid of Books is So Tough
2 weeks ago

Downsizing Dilemma: Why Getting Rid of Books is So Tough

Finally, you have reached the age when you are beginning to think about downsizing. Perhaps you have familiarized yourself with all the practical and even emotional difficulties involved and have decided you are not quite ready to take the plunge.

Is there anything you can do in preparation for the eventual day? Read More

Retiring Overseas in Paradise – What Does It REALLY Cost?
2 weeks ago

Retiring Overseas in Paradise – What Does It REALLY Cost?

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Many of us have dreams of retiring under waving palm trees after decades of working hard and looking after others. But can we afford our fantasy lifestyle? Read More

How Old Do You Feel on the Inside? The Art of Staying Youthful Within
2 weeks ago

How Old Do You Feel on the Inside? The Art of Staying Youthful Within

Over a year ago, I was going to come out of the closet about my age at a talk I was giving. I had just had a birthday though, and someone beat me to it by putting it on Facebook. I had just turned 77. Read More

6 Benefits of Shopping Online for Personal Hygiene Products
2 weeks ago

6 Benefits of Shopping Online for Personal Hygiene Products

Do you ever feel embarrassed about buying personal hygiene products, like bladder control, sexual health or even denture products? Read More

3 Reasons That You Should Write Your Life Story
2 weeks ago

3 Reasons That You Should Write Your Life Story

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Every person has a unique life story. There is no such thing as two life stories being the same. As a life story writing coach and memoir teacher, I believe everyone should take the time to put their story on paper. Read More