Writing an Ethical Will Takes a Different Kind of Will

Writing an Ethical Will Takes a Different Kind of Will

The meaning of life is to find your gift.  The purpose of life is to give it away.” – William Shakespeare Living life is one thing, and leaving life is another.  When we live life, we fill it by sharing our different kinds of experiences with our families,...
End of Life Planning, Living to the End Starts Now

End of Life Planning, Living to the End Starts Now

“A man who lives fully is prepared to die at any time.” – Mark Twain Are you ready to die? It’s a loaded question, no doubt. Then again, perhaps many of you have already asked yourselves this question. In this article, I aim to expose the deeper level meanings behind...
Life & Death Planning… a Loving Thing to Do!

Life & Death Planning… a Loving Thing to Do!

“Every man’s life ends the same way. It is only the details of how he lived and how he died that distinguish one man from another.”  ―Ernest Hemingway It does ring true… how we live and how we die are the things that distinguish us from one another.   Our end of life...
Starting a New Hobby Over 50?

Starting a New Hobby Over 50?

BY SHELLEY WHIZIN “Today is the life-the only life you are sure of.  Make the most of today.  Get interested in something.  Shake yourself awake.  Develop a hobby.  Let the winds of enthusiasm sweet through you.  Live today with gusto.” -Dale Carnegie ...
How Do Retirees Spend Their Time Before & After They Retire?

How Do Retirees Spend Their Time Before & After They Retire?

BY SHELLEY WHIZIN “Preparations for old age should begin not later than one’s teens.  A life which is empty of purpose until 65 will not suddenly become filled on retirement.” – Arthur E. Morgan How do retirees spend their time is an important...
Words of Encouragement or Words That Hurt

Words of Encouragement or Words That Hurt

“The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched – they must be felt with the heart.” – Helen Keller Human Language 101:  More than Words. Helen Keller knew very few words when she lost her sight and hearing at only nineteen months old....