An Empty Nest-Time For Change

Ok, so the kids have grown and gone.  It might be they’re just across town or maybe they’ve moved across the country.  Regardless, they’re not home on a daily basis any longer and you miss them terribly.  What are you going to do about it?  Move in with them?!  That’s not a good idea. Haven’t […]

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Simplify And De-Clutter Your Life

If you’re like many of the rest of us over fifty, we’ve gathered a lot of “stuff” over the years. Let’s be honest for most of us the only times we have a really good clear out of things we no longer use or need is when we move. Even then many of us just […]

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Preparing Your Garden For Fall

Fall season is considered as the best season for harvest. This is also an ideal time to arrange your flower beds and to clean up in preparation for winter. Of course depending on where you are living in the world and your climate this will dictate how much protection your plants and shrubs will need, […]

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Cooking For Two

If you’ve been used to cooking for a family, it can take a while to make the adjustment of cooking for just one or two people again. On the plus side you can cook meals that you really like as well as preparing meals in advance. So many grocery stores cater to families with those […]

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Feng Shui-Is It For You?

If you’re not familiar with Feng Shui you can be forgiven for thinking it sounds like some form of oriental cuisine. Feng Shui is an ancient Chinese practice that began around 3000 years ago. It is based on the chi, the energy that surrounds all of life. It is based on the Yin-Yang theory and […]

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What Business Do You Want To Start

Feeling the financial crunch? The economy is something on most everyone’s mind and you’re probably feeling the financial crunch just as many are. A few years ago, you like most others over 50, were thinking about retirement and all the things you’ve looked forward to doing for so long. Now, it could be that retirement […]

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Helping Others By Trading Skills

In these financially uncertain times, bartering is a wonderful way to have your needs fulfilled as well as being useful to help meet the needs of others. Decades ago, it wasn’t uncommon for neighbors and people of the community to barter instead of buying their supplies and goods. Today, many people are finding the same […]

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Managing Life’s Ups & Downs As We Age

I see the world as being filled with two types of people:  Those who handle life’s interrupting situations well, and those who don’t.  It really doesn’t matter what age a person is because everyone encounters highs and lows they will need to deal with.  However, being over 50 gives us an advantage over many.  We […]

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Vacation Spots You Don’t Want To Miss

By Debe Lange The economy today is troublesome to all of us.  However, it doesn’t mean you have to change your standard of living.  What it does mean is that you can find new ways to become thriftier and save money to be spent on other things.  Take advantage of the things closest to you […]

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Tips To Buying An RV

There is no doubt that Recreational Vehicle travel is very popular in North America, especially amongst those in the 50+ age bracket. One thing that the majority of RV travelers find rather hard to carry out is choosing the right RV for their travel. If you land on the wrong RV vehicle, then you travel […]

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