Retirement Journeys Blog

step out of your comfort zone

Step Out of Your Comfort Zone

One way to avoid falling into the “boredom trap” in retirement is to try something new. New experiences facilitate learning, social engagement and having fun! All of which contribute to physical and mental well-being....

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6 Ways I Avoid Wasting Time

 “If you love life, don’t waste time, for time is what life is made up of.” Yesterday while putting air into our cars’ tires it occurred to me that it’s been years since I’ve...

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Scammed

This is a true story. Up to now my reaction to learning about another victim of an obvious scam was how someone can be so gullible. Then I learned about what is happening to...

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Surprise! I Actually Like Twitter

When I first heard of Twitter I remember thinking “how can someone express themselves in only 140 characters”? It seemed so vapid and shallow. I couldn’t imagine myself joining. But as the saying goes,...