Tag Archives: Retirement

My October Sweet Spot

In Georgia, October is a sweet spot.  The temperatures are finally cool enough that being outside during the day is not an accomplishment in heat endurance. I put my bathrobe and warm slippers on in the morning and wear shorts in … Continue reading

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Summer of Daughters 

I am back again. It is the start of September. 2015 was the summer of the bike trip. 2016 has been the summer of daughters and family. Both have been significant life event periods and brought transitions of their own … Continue reading

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At home again, putting routine into unstructured time

Wednesday, March 30, 2016 I have been back in the US for a week now and in Georgia for five days, the transition to live back home is almost complete. This year since I retired last May has been full … Continue reading

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And another traveling adventure begins

Feb 18 2016 I’m sitting at the T4 gate in Atlanta with some time to kill before my 12:45 flight. I wasn’t really going to write but I can’t resist. Within easy ease-dropping distance is a young guy with a … Continue reading

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Lucky, lucky, lucky

2016 2 11 Blog First, let me make this clear that I am so damn lucky. I had a fellow blogger start following me this morning, so I clicked on a link to her blog and was reminded how damn … Continue reading

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Retirement struggles – Fall entries postponed

I’m including two blog entries below written in the fall that I thought might be part of another blog that never really happened. They give an idea of the internal struggles that I was dealing with post big bike ride but more … Continue reading

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– 96 days till retirement – Planning My Future, My Trip

January 25, 2015 96 days until I retire and then another 20-30 more until I head off on my bike adventure. I keep waiting to start my blog but think I need to just plunge in and write. The decision … Continue reading

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