Two weeks ago, I attended the wake of my friend and fellow board member, Al. Seeing his casket and the solemn quiet in the chapel, I wondered at the meaning of life and all its trappings.
Trends in Adventure Travel There is a new way of traveling that people are doing nowadays and it is called adventure travel. People can either travel in formal groups or on their own and the destination seems to be places in Europe, South America and Asia.
If you had to be trapped inside a movie for 5 days, which movie would you pick? Being trapped inside a movie for 5 days would allow me to live my fantasy life and still come back to real life. So I would choose a movie that allows me to try different things for 5 days. Picking […]
Traveling on a Budget When you retire, if the travel bug hits you, you can plan to travel to several places each year as the time and budget allows. A lot of people find that they don’t have the time or money to travel to exotic places such as cruises or far-flung exotic destinations.The best […]
[cryout-button-dark url=”#”]It’s your birthday, what do you wish for??[/cryout-button-dark] My birthday is today, January 14th and I will be turning 60 years old this year. It seems like a milestone but it is not. I think for me 2013 was the defining year.
[cryout-button-dark url=”#”]Focusing on retirement?[/cryout-button-dark] I’m one of the 78 million Baby-Boomers who are coming into retirement in the next few years and I feel I need to plan my easing into retirement. My expectations are that my third stage in life will be as exciting as the last two have been.
[cryout-button-dark url=”#”]Advocating Your Cause[/cryout-button-dark] Have you ever wondered what it would be like to advocate for your cause, favorite charity, church or group?? I have. There is this need in me to give back to this great country, community that has given so much to me and my family. This great country provided an opportunity […]
[cryout-button-dark url=”#”]Retirement, what does it mean to you?[/cryout-button-dark] For me, retirement means been able to do the things I want to do. Activities such as: a part time job, pursuing a passion, picking-up a hobby, exercising, hiking/walking, spending time at the library, traveling to exotic locations, figuring what to do next, volunteering, and giving back […]
[cryout-button-dark url=”#”]Tell us about a memorable thing[/cryout-button-dark] I remember the day like it was yesterday, the memory is that vivid. If I close my eyes, I can picture the scene: a coral shell road, a gate to a hotel by the beach and two people struggling with the gate. It was early in the morning […]
[cryout-button-dark url=”#”]Are you saving for the future?[/cryout-button-dark] The reason I’m saving for the future is that when reach the stage when I cannot work anymore, I will be able to use the savings to provide an income for my wife and me during our golden years.