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Reinventing Retirement

The Writer Within

I started blogging about five years ago, when I was counting down to 50.  It was a way to keep a journal as I approached a very important birthday. As many of you, my readers, know, along the way my…


Forever Wrinkle Free

“What about Retin-A for wrinkles?” I asked my dermatologist, as she removed the four stitches from the spot of pre-melanoma that she had taken off my back a week earlier. “Before you try a prescription medication like Retin-A or Renova…


What To Do About My Cholesterol

“You look good,” said my cardiologist Dr. P as she entered the examining room for my annual check up today.  “You haven’t gained a pound since last year.” (That was because I took off my shoes when I went on…


Spring Ahead with Fashion

I hope you remembered to set your clocks ahead yesterday. It felt great to know that there will be more daylight and that spring is only a week away. What, what, what — spring is only a week away. I…