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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.

Do You Have a Happy or a Fulfilled Retirement?
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Do You Have a Happy or a Fulfilled Retirement?

As you retire and start a new phase of your life, the metric for a successful retirement appears to be happiness. This may be a good measure of the first few years of retirement when people need time to get used to freedom and do activities difficult to achieve while working. Read More

9 Major Tips for Packing and Moving in Your 60s with Grace and Style
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9 Major Tips for Packing and Moving in Your 60s with Grace and Style

Chances are, sometime in your 60s, the moment arrives when you have to, or want to, move out of your long-time home.

Whether you’re downsizing into a smaller, easier space to care for, or charting a new lifestyle in a new place, the word ‘move’ creates dread in every heart. Moving will always be one of the most stressful moments of your life.

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12 Simple Habits of Waste Reduction Any Mature Woman Can Follow
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12 Simple Habits of Waste Reduction Any Mature Woman Can Follow

The smallest things can make the biggest difference, especially when it comes to the environment.

Plastic pollution is one of the major causes of environmental degradation in the world. Read More

7 Important Tips to Help You Respect Your Time in Retirement (Check Out #5)
3 weeks ago

7 Important Tips to Help You Respect Your Time in Retirement (Check Out #5)

After numerous requests to take on a major volunteer project, and after declining several times, I ultimately said “Yes.” That ‘yes’ resulted, for the better part of a year, in much more of my time than I had anticipated. Read More

6 Reasons I Left This Popular Retirement Destination and Went Back “Home”
3 weeks ago

6 Reasons I Left This Popular Retirement Destination and Went Back “Home”

I moved to Merida, Mexico, 25 years ago and became part of a group of the first expats to settle here. Life was very different and difficult then, in every way. Shopping was a “challenge” and ingenuity in all ways of life was required. Read More

Retiring Overseas and Looking for New Friends? Ask Yourself These 6 Questions
4 weeks ago

Retiring Overseas and Looking for New Friends? Ask Yourself These 6 Questions

There are many ways that retiring overseas can improve your life. It can reduce your cost of living, while improving your overall quality of life. It can surround you with cultural experiences that you would have never have had back home. It can even act as a catalyst for reinvention. Read More

Multitasking in Your 60s? Consider the Benefits of These 4 Multitasking Scenarios
1 month ago

Multitasking in Your 60s? Consider the Benefits of These 4 Multitasking Scenarios

How many times a day do you catch yourself multitasking? Talking on the phone while watching TV and cooking is not uncommon for many women over 60. But is it efficient? Read More

Is Retirement an Outmoded Concept for Boomers?
1 month ago

Is Retirement an Outmoded Concept for Boomers?

Contrary to what we’re used to, retirement is a recent idea. When people lived an average of 47 years in the 19th century, retirement wasn’t an option. But now we define retirement as “the end of your working life.” Read More

Feeling the Burnout of Work in Retirement? Re-Evaluate the Importance of Taking a Break!
1 month ago

Feeling the Burnout of Work in Retirement? Re-Evaluate the Importance of Taking a Break!

As a retirement coach, I spend my time discussing the possibility of working for oneself in retirement. It offers the opportunity to work flexible hours and to do something that ignites your passion. Read More