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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.

Retiring Overseas and Looking for New Friends? Ask Yourself These 6 Questions
4 months 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
4 months 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?
4 months 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!
5 months 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

What Day Is It? The Muddled Confusion of a Recent Retiree
5 months ago

What Day Is It? The Muddled Confusion of a Recent Retiree

I might have under-thought the results of multiple, rapid life changes and how they extract their toll on us retired mortals. Read More

Feeling Unhappy? This Powerful Happiness Exercise Works Like Magic
5 months ago

Feeling Unhappy? This Powerful Happiness Exercise Works Like Magic

Are we living where our soul feels at home? This topic resonates with many of us.

Many of us have lived in a certain place for career or family reasons. Or perhaps we lived in a place we once loved but which no longer speaks to us. Read More

Should You Throw Out Your “To-do” List After 60? Or, Just Rework it a Bit?
5 months ago

Should You Throw Out Your “To-do” List After 60? Or, Just Rework it a Bit?

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Monday morning and I’m out the gate as if I have to reach the finish line by tomorrow! While laundry is drying on the line in the sun, yoghurt incubating in a sunny window, the dishwasher cleaned out, the blemished apple harvest paired and simmering on the stove to become apple butter, I get to write an article for Sixty and Me. Read More

Los Angeles, the NoHo Arts District: A Guide for the Visitor or Potential Resident
5 months ago

Los Angeles, the NoHo Arts District: A Guide for the Visitor or Potential Resident

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As women over 60, we are hardly at the end of our game. We are vibrant creatures who love art, sports, music, food, social interaction and all the other blessings of a rich culture. Read More

50 Women Reveal the Best 70th Birthday Gifts She Won’t Forget!
5 months ago

50 Women Reveal the Best 70th Birthday Gifts She Won’t Forget!

Your 70th birthday is a big one! I am going to experience if first hand myself this year. The inevitable question is, “What gift would you like?” It will come as no surprise that my first wish would be to have my sons and grandchildren all together. Since that may not be possible, I am not sure how to celebrate. Read More

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