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Adjusting To Time Together After Retirement
First posted three years ago, this continues to be an vital part of a  satisfying retirement and is worth a re-post. What is one of the most important questions about a  satisfying retirement  cannot be answered until it happens? "How will my home life chan...
First posted three years ago, this continues to be an vital part of a satisfying retirement and is worth a re-post. What is one of the most important questions about a satisfying retirement cannot be answered until it happe...
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The subject we don't want to think about is part of our life regardless
Within the past month I have experienced the sting of death several times. My dad passed away on March 7th. On March 17th Betty and I received a call that a 87 year old gentleman we had driven to church every month for the pa...
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Netflix is taking a different path to success: treating its employees with respect and freedom. Some of the companies core values work well as we build a satisfying retirement.
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A different approach to finding your retirement passion
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Summer Travel Plans Come Together
In less than four months Betty, Bailey, and I will be back in the RV for another two month road trip away from the heat of a Phoenix summer. Last year we drove over 5,000 miles to and from Wisconsin, adding nine states to the map on the side of our motorhom...
In less than four months Betty, Bailey, and I will be back in the RV for another two month road trip away from the heat of a Phoenix summer. Last year we drove over 5,000 miles to and from Wisconsin, adding nine states to the...
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Good Bye, Dad
I got the late night phone call all adult children know is coming some day, but you are still never prepared: My dad was found unresponsive in his room at his assisted living facility Saturday night. All efforts to revive him failed. He had died. Eleven day...
I got the late night phone call all adult children know is coming some day, but you are still never prepared: My dad was found unresponsive in his room at his assisted living facility Saturday night. All efforts to revive him...
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I just saw this. I am sorry for your loss, Bob. My Dad passed in 2008, just before we realized we might be going into another Depression. I thank God he never had to experience it. I only cry for him now when I hear this: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nYKqg_DWGt8&list=RDnYKqg_DWGt8
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The Excitement of a Fresh Start
Our house has sold. It took 14 days to change the "For Sale" sign to one that says, "Sale Pending." While this was the goal it still took us by surprise: we had no place else to live and the new owner wants to be in our house by early May . The RV was begin...
Our house has sold. It took 14 days to change the "For Sale" sign to one that says, "Sale Pending." While this was the goal it still took us by surprise: we had no place else to live and the new owner wants to be in our house...
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It May Be Part of Life But I Am In No Rush To Welcome It
Within the past month I have experienced the sting of death several times. My dad passed away on March 7th. On March 17th Betty and I received a call that a 91 year old gentleman we had driven to church every month for the past year was near death. He passe...
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Netflix's Business Model Explains A Lot
I imagine there are very few folks who haven't heard of Netflix. With over 54 million subscribers in 50 countries, it has established itself as the leader in streaming video services. Some could argue that it is largely responsible for the move away from ca...
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Can our summer RV trip to Oregon be less than 4 months away?
In less than four months Betty, Bailey, and I will be back in the RV for another two month road trip away from the heat of a Phoenix summer. Last year we drove over 5,000 miles to and from Wisconsin, adding nine states to the...
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My Word "Move" Becomes Literal
houses.com One of the decisions that Betty and I have been struggling with over the past year involves moving...not just in the sense that "move" is the word I want to focus on for 2015, but literally moving to another house. We have lived in the same area ...
houses.com One of the decisions that Betty and I have been struggling with over the past year involves moving...not just in the sense that "move" is the word I want to focus on for 2015, but literally moving to another hous...
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What is life like after you have decided to cut the permanent ties to home and hearth and go for it? Check out my review.
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Blogger and author. Otherwise, retired
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Philadelphia, PA - Cedar Rapids, IA - Salt Lake City - Morgantown, WV - Tucson - Phoenix - Nashua, N.H. - Syracuse, NY - Jacksonville
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Helping you live a satisfying retirement lifestyle
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My blog, Satisfying Retirement is designed to help support you in your retirement journey or preparing for your future plans.
 
Before retiring in 2001 my career was in radio broadcasting and management consulting.

Publishes leading blog on Building a Satisfying Retirement.
 
E-books available on Amazon

#RV travel is a new passion
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Written three books, profiled in Money Magazine, regular contributor to PBS web site and award-winning 65 Things To Do When You Retire book series
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  • Syracuse University
    International Relations, 1967 - 1971
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Radio name was Bob Sherman
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Becoming a Grumpy Old Person: Is It Inevitable?
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10 Steps to Finding Your Happy Place (and Staying There): Trillium Thrills
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5 Rules for Giving a Knockout Retirement Speech
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10 Steps to Finding Your Happy Place (and Staying There): The Illusion o...
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The scientific evidence has been steadily accumulating:  negative emotions like anger, fear, and sadness as well as the repeated activation

The Essence of True Power
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Could Your Love Save a Life?
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