Tag Archives: daily life

Memo to family: Do not hyphenate me.

I’m talking tombstone here. You do not have permission to carve in the year of my birth and leave the rest blank. Continue reading

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What Is “Slow Travel?”

We know a man who does some “slow travel” and he lives on $12k a year and seems to be able to manage that fairly well. It’s definitely doable and not impossible. Continue reading

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Following My Passion

Wow. I’ve been following you guys for almost 10 years now!!! I started researching about early retirement when I was 23 and found your site and read your book. Continue reading

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15 Benefits of Hiking – Get on the Path to Longevity Today!

Are you finding it difficult to get motivated about exercise? Does sweating at the gym seem less than appealing? Then hiking is your solution! Continue reading

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Medical Care and Infrastructure in Guatemala

How is the infrastructure and medical care in Guatemala? These are two criteria my husband uses to pick cities to visit. Continue reading

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Quick Comparison: Chapala, Mexico to Panajachel, Guatemala

In answer to your question, which place, Chapala, Mexico or Panajachel, Guatemala do we like best, our answers are this: It’s hard to choose, and it depends. Continue reading

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Single Black Female

Where are the best places for single black females to retire overseas? Continue reading

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Can I Find Good Internet Connections Overseas?

I absolutely must have fast internet. How can I know before I go somewhere what the internet would be like? Continue reading

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Time and the River

A funny thing happened to me on the way down a river: I got old. Continue reading

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I’m Having a Physical Fitness Fit

Guest post by Laverne H. Bardy whose humorous, often irreverent, slant on life in general, and aging in particular, draws a large readership. She has been syndicated with Senior Wire News Service since 2004 and you can find her columns … Continue reading

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