Image

Positivity

Take Action to Find Happiness in Life After 60

No Choice – We Must Keep Going!
1 week ago

No Choice – We Must Keep Going!

Life has been extremely challenging. Along with everyday stresses, Covid has put many people over the top during 2020. Disturbingly, no end to this pandemic seems to be in sight. Vaccines are not far off, yet the numbers are on the rise…
Read More

6 Words You Must Not Say
1 month ago

6 Words You Must Not Say

Long ago, a friend told me her fiancé had given her a huge gift. He was multi-lingual and had many dictionaries. He told her he went through every one of them and removed the word “divorce.” Removed…
Read More

4 Ways to Pamper Yourself in Retirement without Breaking the Bank
1 month ago

4 Ways to Pamper Yourself in Retirement without Breaking the Bank

We spend years dreaming about our retirement. All of the things we will do, and all of the time we will have to do them, are often the center of these aspirations. Still, many people report that all of the free time they thought they would have…
Read More

Finding Joy During Covid – A Pessimist’s Guide
2 months ago

Finding Joy During Covid – A Pessimist’s Guide

I’ve always been a full-fledged pessimist. Completely developed and continually active, nearly one hundred percent of the time. I wish it weren’t so, but it’s a genetic and environmental legacy. I come from negative, critical stock…
Read More

The “Three Things!” Approach to Exceptional Longevity
2 months ago

The “Three Things!” Approach to Exceptional Longevity

By  •  Mindset

It’s long been a truism of scientific research that optimists – people with a hopeful and positive outlook on life – are healthier, happier, and live longer. However, a recent study takes this finding one step further, stating that optimists…
Read More

Yes, You Can and Should Fall in Love with Yourself! (VIDEO)
2 months ago

Yes, You Can and Should Fall in Love with Yourself! (VIDEO)

Autumn is my favorite time of year. I like the crisp air and the happy red apples beaming from baskets next to orange pumpkins. At the first snap of cold air, my ancient baking gene kicks on, and I start up making cornbread and cobblers…
Read More

How to Align Your Home with Your Heart
3 months ago

How to Align Your Home with Your Heart

By  •  Lifestyle

Your home is intended to be your friend and safe place – comfortable and easy to be around, as well as a support to face the stress and tension beyond the front door. It is meant to be a personal, nourishing space where you…
Read More

What If a “Little Crazy” Is Just What You Need?
3 months ago

What If a “Little Crazy” Is Just What You Need?

By  •  Mindset

The season of fall stirs up our love-hate relationship with change. After this particular topsy-turvy summer, we’d love to return to some familiar and comfortable routines. But as the days are shorter and the nights are longer, fall reminds us…
Read More

You Can’t Live the Life of Your Dreams If They Aren’t Your Dreams
3 months ago

You Can’t Live the Life of Your Dreams If They Aren’t Your Dreams

I signed divorce papers today, ending a 35-year commitment. It’s something I never thought I’d be: twice divorced. But at 60-something, I was looking at an unhappy last third of my life. I’ve been called selfish for choosing…
Read More

A Life-Transforming Question: What Will I Be Brave About Today?
3 months ago

A Life-Transforming Question: What Will I Be Brave About Today?

By  •  Mindset

Nothing seemed to be going right. My Internet gave up in the middle of a Zoom meeting, my dog – a rescue mutt still learning the house rules – peed on a freshly washed towel hanging over a chair, and the work gig I was so confident…
Read More