My debut as a stand up comedy was a couple of weeks ago here on Hornby Island. I am hesitant to write about it because I may generate more notoriety for myself. The experience further supports my feelings that I have found my Happy Place on Hornby Island like so many people here. Our teacher was Jenny… Read More My adventure with standup comedy.
Ok so it took me all morning to write this. So that is one of the things I am doing in retirement but I am trying to stay away from the computer as much as possible. The weather has been so cold and rainy this spring in Vancouver I regret not going to Costa Rica… Read More What I’m doing in Retirement
Information overload The abundance of information on the internet can feel overwhelming at times. There is a tendency to spend a lot of time surfing the net and/or downloading files, editing files etc. once you are on-line As a result people can shut down from going online or else feel that it is too complex to use, especially… Read More The internet, cell phones and ipads for beginners.
Like many other retirees, I thought volunteering was going to be an opportunity for personal development and social connections after I stopped working. I found that not to be the case. So here is my check list to assess volunteer opportunities that may fit your wish list. The scores can be changed depending on what you… Read More Volunteer job screening
Some words of wisdom on the distraction of the internet
Meeting people on the road can be fun and interesting. Maybe even more interesting than the place you are visiting
Finally there is a fun factor to retirement Source: New Study Uncovers The Upside Of Retirement Leisure: The Freedom Zone | HuffPost