Life From This Point

A Blog About Retirement & Aging

February 8, 2016
by Janet Holt
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How Old Are You?

Remember when you were a kid and someone asked you that question?  “I’m 12 and a half,” we’d reply, eager to claim every one of our days. We couldn’t wait to be grown up when we believed we could do … Continue reading

January 25, 2016
by Janet Holt
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A is for Attitude

“Mrs. W., what are you smiling about?” I had entered her room quietly and caught her in a private reverie. She turned her face toward me and her smile broadened. “Oh,” she replied softly, “I’m just counting my blessings.” I … Continue reading

January 4, 2016
by Janet Holt
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New Year’s Resolutions

January 1 is my favorite day of the year. I love the holiday season but I’m always glad when the travel, the parties, the shopping and decorating are over and all the fattening goodies are gone.  (Some of those pounds … Continue reading

December 21, 2015
by Janet Holt
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Our Time is Now

Imagine a world where every child born is given a basket containing a lifetime supply of money, the total of all he or she will ever have to spend. The currency is dispensed daily so there is no way to … Continue reading