Retirement – A dream come true, or a scary movie!

Coming Soon – The Retirement Don’t want to miss a minute of life left after you retire? Click To Tweet Retirement, like getting married or raising a child, didn’t come with any instructions or a how to book.  We were just expected to know what to do.  Well if you’ve worked the largest majority of your life retirement was always a dream, and dreams are not reality.  It doesn’t matter if you retired with or without money the same types of issues arise. What are you going to do with possibly 30 years of life in retirement? No more turning or off the alarm I can still recall listening to colleagues dreaming of retirement.  They would talk about how great it was going to be not having to get up early in the morning and fight the traffic to get to work.  How they would be able to play golf and not have to worry about getting a Tee time.  Others talked about traveling whenever they wanted and not having to juggle around peak travel times or school holidays. Reality Dream one — Not having to wake up early: Next morning you wake up early, don’t want to miss a (more…)

It’s your attitude that will get you every time, awareness may be next

You hear me often write about how your attitude can help or hurt you as you get older.  Awareness is one of the keys to making it work for you not against you. Attitude still trumps Aptitude when it come to aging well Click To Tweet This short video – part of the larger course on Conscious Aging-  provides more information If you are interesting taking the rest of the course click Here (more…)

Which bridge are you about to cross?

Some bridges create fear, but fear of what? No matter what your current age you will have bridges to cross. Just getting to the age you are now you will have crossed many already. The difference it seems to be as you get older some of the new bridges bring fear and some pain.   Some bridges can be scary. These can be overcome if you know you approaching them, they are more difficult when they just suddenly appear. Fear is something that grows within you.  Sure you may always have been afraid of the dark but, that fear doesn’t appear until it is dark. You are not afraid of it in the day time, you were not afraid of it yesterday in the bright sunlight. No, you became afraid when that sunlight turned to night. Many people that are afraid of the dark won’t have the same fear on a starlit night. The most common fear is fear of the unknown Click To Tweet and for some reason, that fear increases as you age. The most common Fear is of the unknown and for some reason, that fear increases as you age. So the question is what can you (more…)