I want my remaining years to be as healthy as possible so I strive to overcome my health issues and live the healthiest version of my life as I can. No matter what your issues are, whether they are physical or mental, a lack of money or support, it is possible to live the healthiest version of yourself. Do what you can rather than focusing on what you can’t Continue reading Living the Healthiest Version of Your Life
Is it ever too early to plan for retirement? The earlier you begin to prepare for retirement, the better. By getting financial advice early, you can start building your nest egg through superannuation and other investments. To avoid loneliness and loss of purpose after you retire, social connections should be built prior to then so that you have prepared for a life outside work. Continue reading Planning for Retirement – Is it Ever Too Early?
I learned skills from my parents that I still use today and value, such as gardening, cooking, preserving food, sewing and researching. Our goal to become self-sufficient in our retirement will enhance the need for these skills even more. Continue reading The Skills I Learned from my Parents That I Still Use Today
Our retirement goals include creating a self sufficient lifestyle so that we can meet our basic needs. This will provide us with a sustainable future where we don’t need to rely on the Government for our needs. Continue reading How to be Self-Sufficient as a Sustainable Future
When one of your children moves out of home it feels like a death – it is a loss, and you grieve for it like any other loss. It is not as acute as the death of a loved one but you still experience some of the same emotions Continue reading The Half-Empty Nest
My motto for this year is “Don’t hold back”. If anything has been holding you back from reaching your goals, figure out why. Don’t procrastinate anymore. What have you got to lose? Continue reading Don’t Hold Back
We’ve all heard about the middle aged spread. Many of us in our 40’s and 50’s start to put on … Continue reading What’s with the Middle Aged Spread?