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A blog about retirement

A Blog About Retirement

This is a blog about retirement.  I publish posts on a variety of subjects in the niche – I hope you find them entertaining, educational or useful in some way.  Please contact me if you have any comments about my blog.

My recent blog posts

Light Switch - Dealing With Regret

Dealing with regret

Are you dealing with regret for the decisions and choices you  made in the past, lost opportunities, the path you  didn’t take? Career choices, relationship

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Friends

Who needs friends anyway

Who needs friends anyway? Is friendship really all it’s cracked up to be? asks the US novelist Richard Ford. That’s a controversial start – the

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Tech For Seniors Smashing Keyboard

Tech for seniors

Technology for seniors – coping in a digital world It’s one of the many challenges that the third generation face today – tech for seniors. 

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Scrabble Board Spelling Lifelong Learning

Lifelong learning for seniors

Lifelong learning is the “ongoing, voluntary, and self-motivated pursuit of knowledge for either personal or professional reasons” – the idea that expanding your mind and

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The Joy Of The Jigsaw

The joy of the jigsaw

Jigsaws – a long forgotten joy that has much to commend it in a digital age. Patience, tactics, concentration – use these skills and more to create your picture.

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Dog Ownership In Later Life

Dog ownership in retirement

There are benefits to dog ownership in retirement, but there are also disadvantages. Companionship, exercise, an interest – these are all excellent reasons for introducing

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Downsizing

Downsizing

Downsizing is when you move to a smaller home than the one you currently have. This is frequently a decision which is made by those

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Retirement Oxfordshire

Retirement Oxfordshire

Retirement in Oxfordshire – If you are considering relocation in retirement Oxfordshire is a worthy contender. Excellent transport links, a great location for retirement living

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Other retirement blogs

Here are a few other retirement blogs and websites that I have found useful.