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Today is my birthday, I'm 66, retired 1 year ago from nursing. My husband was not well, the last year of working was very difficult due to his need for
Robert gave me permission to share these emails... maybe it will help someone out there! Robert: I have been retired 1 whole week. I had to retire at
How many of you remember the movie “Back to the Future” (I know some of you can’t remember back to the mid 1980’s but try anyways)? If you will recall
Having a dog in the house is something we considered, but didn’t finally look into, until retirement. Living in a 55 and over community is good but there
I’ve been retired for about a year and have not found myself to be bored or at a loss for something to do. Each day is a series of small events that I
I retired in 2015 and could not wait to get out after 45 years of the same old same old. Lost the mother of my four kids in the 90’s and got all of them
I retired a little over 2 years ago. Went through the loss of daily contact with co-workers (huge loss to me because I do love to chatter for a few minutes
I retired 6 years ago. Shortly after retiring I became caregiver of my parent. I have since gotten her in a skilled facility. I was so depressed going
I will start receiving my SS in a year. I am currently my husband’s paid caregiver. In Oregon, he receives a benefit through the state because he’s on
Constant worry if we were taken advantage of medical coverage wise. Worried about spending money in case our grandchildren may need it, as they have
When I first retired, I went through a major cleaning phase. Even got new flooring in the living room and hallway - something I've been wanting to do for
There are two sides to the retirement coin, those represented by the do-it-now, FIRE, love doing nothing retirement pages/blogs and what I call the wandering
I have a new friend - who has established a travel club for seniors in our own city (Melbourne, Australia). Seniors here are entitled to a $2 fare to
The TV remote control is a necessary evil nowadays. When I was working; I watched the news in the morning and at night then finished the evening with a
If you are just retiring, you need to detox all those years of employment and the hustle and bustle of everyday life! It's time to relax. Yes, I realize