Articles

  • Mind & Emotions
    For most of us, life is full of challenges, victories and minor or major disasters.  Generally these events have a significant impact on whether we are happy or unhappy at any particular time.  Of course a really serious disaster can cause...
  • Mind & Emotions
    While speaking at seminars about preparing for retirement I’ve often heard people saying things like “I’ll be happy when I retire” and “when I give up work I’ll be happy”.  Unfortunately if they don’t think they’ll be happy until they retire,...
  • Lifestyle & Family
    I remember when our second and last child moved out of the family home and went to a big city.  The place felt empty and my wife and I kept wondering what were we going to do with ourselves after spending the last 20 years turning babies into...
  • Lifestyle & Family
    I was talking to an elderly gentleman who swims at a local beach 4-5 times a week and he said “I can’t believe I’m 85.  That’s pretty old, but I’m not”.  It’s an interesting thought and one that’s worth thinking about. I certainly have...
  • Health
    Our health is something most of us spend our whole lives taking for granted, however as we age we become more acutely aware of just how fragile our good health is.  One of the aspects of our general health and wellbeing that most seniors find...
  • Health
    Many seniors look forward to their retirement and to the opportunity to live a life of luxury, doing what they want whenever they please.  However retirement isn’t always what it’s cracked up to be, and many retirees find that their physical...