I had read about this or something similar a few months ago but could not recall the name- then came across this Ageist article.  A great way to travel (especially during COVID-19) without actually having to travel. This provides...
Many times the best advice we can receive is from someone who has already gone through a similar situation. In this Retirement Manifesto blog post, one of readers of the blog shares his story of making the transition into retirement. At the end of the article the author poses the...
When transitioning into retirement, one thing I believe is we need to to expand our thinking. This time offers many wonderful opportunities if we take the time to envision what we want this time to be like- to create our own experiences. I also believe it can be very helpful...
An article from Retirement Voices that provides a great list of the possible housing options as one ages.  One excellent piece of advice the author points out is to think about your options and what you might like to do before you are forced to make a change. Read more...
With more people working form home, our "space" is serving multiple purposes- primarily now as a work space. This Blue Zones article author who has worked from home for many years shares some tips to make your work from home transition as healthful as possible. Read more...
Many companies are allowing their employees to work from home- due to COVOD a trend that is likely to stick.  Because of this, people now have the option to live almost anywhere.  This CNBC article highlights the considerations if you are thinking of making a move. Read more...
Forbes compared more than 750 locales in America, measuring everything from housing costs and taxes to healthcare and air quality. These are the top 25 cities for retirees. There are summaries of each of the cities along with links to more detailed data and information on each city. Seeking to...
The author looks at the reasons people may want to move to more rural areas post-pandemic and also gives some things to consider if you are considering this type of move. The article was published recently in Forbes. This article in Kiplinger, 12 Cheapest Small Towns In America, provides a...
Spending a lot of time at home over the past few months I have noticed that we have quite a bit of "stuff" that we don't use or need.  This time has also allowed my wife and I to pare things down a little- but we still could get...
If you have dreamed of retiring (or even travelling there for up to 90 days) in France or Italy, a veteran travel writer has put together these separate articles in U. S. News & World Report.  Great information on a number of topics specific to travelling in these countries...
Good points in this U.S. News & World Report article about relaxing and enjoying retirement as opposed to trying to fill every moment of your time.  I agree, but would also caution you to find activities that bring you meaning, purpose, and joy.  Take the time to figure out...