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Retirement Online Blog

Oct 10, 2018

4 + Years Retired Now and Loving Every Day!

It was just over 4 years ago that I retired from a place I had worked at since coming home from the Army in 1974. I was so ready and so glad I left at

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Oct 10, 2018

I Retired 26 years ago and have no regrets.

My first wife died in 1989. I remarried three years later and retired. Wife & I then spent the next 25 years spending 6 months of each year living in

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Oct 09, 2018

Are you disallusioned with life?

I have been on a path of trying to understand people. I don't know if I've ever felt so invisible or not needed. I have tried for the last few years

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Oct 09, 2018

Slowly but surely

It's been three months into retirement now. I will be 63 in November. Slowly things are coming together. I decided to go outside of my zone and started

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Oct 06, 2018

Retirement Coaches Assn conference, year 2, Sept 2018

Retirement Coaches Assn conference, year 2, Sept 2018

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Oct 05, 2018

Not real happy after 2.5 years

I've been retired since March of 2016. After 2 and a half years, I'm still looking for something to be happy about. Money is not an issue. I'm an

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Oct 05, 2018

My Retirement Story

What's in a word? Ah retirement, it sounds good while you are slaving away at your job and doing your daily commute. I just retired and I'm missing my

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Oct 05, 2018


I have now been retired 18 months, at first it was great, do what you want when you want. I soon {at about 14 months) noticed I was doing nothing and

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Oct 03, 2018

Retired today: very disorienting

Today was my final day at work. I am 55 and worked at hard accounting jobs since I was 22. I never found the perfect job, although I tried alot of different

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Oct 01, 2018

Are You Happy, Now You're Widowed and Old?

This is a refrain from an old song. Well, would you say you are happy, now you are widowed and old? What are some positives of this status,

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Oct 01, 2018

Retired Big Mistake

I was on sick leave for breast cancer for a year & a half. I had the opportunity to do a gradual return to my job. I worked in a University bookstore

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Sep 30, 2018

Change to Spice Things Up

Here it is the last day of September in the year 2018. Three months left…where does the time go? It seems like just yesterday I was thinking about whether

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Sep 27, 2018

They say she/he should have reached out

Hello, Last year my house was flooded; I became very depressed. I live alone, I am 77 years old with a mind and energy of a 50 year old. I have a couple

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Sep 26, 2018

New Things: Rheumatoid arthritis

Hi, my name is Bonita and I was diagnosed with RA, hurting pretty bad daily. Working part time a a local grocery chain. I began to lose mobility in

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Sep 26, 2018

Every Day Is An Opportunity For Me To Love More

I'm fascinated by the fact that every generation seems to have at least a good 20-35 years between them. Like my Mom had me at age 21. And I look at

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