3 1/2 years later
(Long Beach Ca.USA)
Hi this is Linda -- I lived in Pa. and moved to Ca. Living in Pa all my life this has been a real challenge for me. I moved here to Long Beach in April 2013, very difficult. I wondered did I do the right thing but the goal was to be closer to my son's family, grandson is now 8.
You gave me advice to get out of myself and look for new adventures.
I am completely satisfied with living out here. I live in a senior building have made lots of friends and am busy all the time.
I am President of our resident activity, planning monthly events for 325 residents, of course not all participate.
I just volunteered to work in our little store that daily takes in over 100.00 dollars.
I drive still so help my son out with picking up my grandson after school since both parents work.
Sorry this is long , I just wanted to say when you retire -- go out and find other opportunities out there and forget about checking a clock.