What is a Self-Reliant Retiree?

One of the biggest mistakes couples make when they are considering retirement is that they do what’s popular instead of being self-reliant. They conform to what financial planners, friends, in-laws, and even Millennial bloggers say they should do. Most of what these know-it-all-do-gooders say is “work until you no longer can, or have a million Learn More

Don’t Compromise with Your Spouse on Retirement Plans

Don’t Compromise! Win! Yes, that is exactly what I mean! I don’t think you should compromise with your spouse on retirement plans. Even though we are taught from childhood that compromise is essential to getting along with others, I think if you resolve your retirement issues by compromise, you are setting yourself up for an Learn More

Natural Remedies for Relieving Retirement Anxiety

Disclosure: This article contains Amazon affiliate links to products we recommend. If you click through and make a purchase through these links, we’ll get a small commission, but you won’t pay any extra. Thank you!  Are you having retirement anxiety? Are you a bundle of nerves? Can’t seem to quiet your mind from the troubling Learn More

15 Online Sites (Retirees Learn at Home for Free!)

Do you want to learn at home for free? Excellent! Learning at home is a great way to educate yourself at your own pace. Plus, it’s budget-friendly for retirees. The internet opens up a world of possibilities for free learning! In fact, there are many sites on the internet with open courseware where you can Learn More

What is Workcamping? On the Road to Retirement

What is Workcamping? Disclosure: This article contains Amazon affiliate links to products we recommend. If you click through and make a purchase through these links, we’ll get a small commission, but you won’t pay any extra. Thank you!  Imagine stepping out of your door each morning into crisp fresh air. While taking a deep breath, Learn More

Boost Your Immune System Naturally with These 10 Foods

Boost your immune system naturally with wholesome food instead of supplements. I think we can all agree that our immune system is amazing! This complex network of cells, organs, and tissues harmonize to defend our bodies from disease-causing microorganisms. Like a loyal family watchdog, it constantly guards our bodies against unwanted intruders that make us Learn More

Best Time-Tested Ideas for Grandparenting from a Distance

Grandparenting from a distance can be a challenge. But I think my time-tested ideas for grandparenting from a distance will help to lessen the challenge. Moving thousands of miles away from the place my spouse and I called home was a dream come true. City life no longer held its appeal and we were ready Learn More

Baby Boomers, Prescription Drugs, and Cannabis Use

Long gone are the 1960s days of flower power and counterculture hippies. However, Baby Boomers still use drugs. Although the choice of drugs has changed over time. Prescription drugs such as Adderall, Prozac, and Vicodin have taken the place of recreational drugs such as LSD and Mescaline. Why are baby boomers taking so many prescription Learn More

Why Baby Boomers Move to Walkable Towns

Baby boomers move to walkable towns because of the ideal experience and quality of life that’s offered. Does living in a quaint, but cosmopolitan town within walking distance to supermarkets, banking, shopping, and libraries sound attractive? Are biking trails and city parks on your “that sounds nice” lists for recreation? How about the convenience of Learn More

Is Living Off-Grid an Option for Retirement?

Is Living Off-Grid an Option for Retirement? Are you dreaming of living off-grid, or asked yourself the question, “Is living off-grid an option for retirement?” If you live in an urban area and have yearned for a simpler life, moving out of town and becoming self-sufficient can be very fulfilling. With the trend in tiny Learn More