Where to work at before Retirement

So, if you aren’t retired yet are you happy? A friend of mine posted a video clip on Facebook of a guy talking about life and work. I felt is was so good that I wanted to talk to you more about it and get you thinking about your current situation if you aren’t retired […]

January 2018 Financial & Goals

The first month of January is in the books and it went by way too fast. It is amazing how much we packed into the month. That is what life is about right? We lived life to the fullest for sure. I didn’t get a chance to spend much time on my blogs but got […]

Inspiration for the Day

I am a fan of quotes and carry some around in my monthly calendar for daily inspiration. For me they can work like the Positive Score Card can at reframing my thoughts if I let a negative thought slip in. Here are some quotes to think about: “Self Confidence is the Quality with which the […]

Our Dividend Stock Strategy and Holdings

Since I first retired back in 2014 I have lived off of the Dividends we make off our Stocks in our Brokerage account. The stocks have changed over the years and some have stayed the same. Some will change in the future if we need to make changes. We did sell some of them when […]

2017 Goals Review and 2018 Goals

It is the first of the year and a time to let you know what my Goals are for 2018 and what our Family Goals are for the year. Mrs. RE and myself sat down and came up with what our Goals for 2018 was going to be and reviewed how we did in 2017. […]

December 2017 and Year End Financial Results

What a fun and wild 2017 we had. It went by way to fast. We had many family and friends travel to Arizona to see us. We made more new friends over the year. We got to know our neighbors even better this year also. Family and friends relationships is what life is about. December […]

Learn to Say “NO” to reach your Goals

If you are not reaching your goals it may be that you are not able to say that two letter word that we don’t like to say or hear. That word is “NO”. If we use that word at times it can help us reach our Financial Goals, Health Goals, Relationship Goals, Retirement Goals and […]

Retirement Mind Tip of the Day

The Mind is an amazing thing and can help us make good life lasting changes. Some say you need to have more Pleasure than Fear when thinking about a choice in life. Sometimes you can use your mind the other way and create more Fear than Pleasure to make a change. I know for me […]

Thanksgiving Stress Free

Thanksgiving is a great time to give thanks and enjoy the day. But it can be a stressful time for some. It has been said that the rate of deadly heart attacks increase during Thanksgiving and Christmas. Some stress over family, some stress over the money they feel they should spend and some stress over […]