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Reflections on Work

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I am a proponent of focusing on today and living in the moment. But sometimes I find myself reflecting on the past (introspective bondage – nah). I have a need to assess areas of my life in order to make sense of them and myself. Not surprisingly work is one of them. Here’s what I […]

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Step Out of Your Comfort Zone

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One way to avoid falling into the “boredom trap” in retirement is to try something new. New experiences facilitate learning, social engagement and having fun! All of which contribute to physical and mental well-being. Many new experiences require you to take a risk – physical and/or emotional. Therefore it is essential that you know yourself […]

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6 Ways I Avoid Wasting Time

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“If you love life, don’t waste time, for time is what life is made up of.” Yesterday while putting air into our cars’ tires it occurred to me that it’s been years since I’ve been to a gas station for that purpose. I don’t even know if gas stations still provide compressed air. I do […]

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Scammed

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This is a true story. Up to now my reaction to learning about another victim of an obvious scam was how someone can be so gullible. Then I learned about what is happening to the mother of a friend of ours. Her story changed my thinking. The Scam: Part 1 One day out of the […]