"Accomplishment Never Gets Old."

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Not everyone is ready to retire at age 65.  Unfortunately, what I hear most often from people who apply for jobs in the corporate world is, "You have the experience, but we are building a culture here."  Building a culture here is code for, you are too old to fit in. Ageism.

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There may be new ways you can continue to enjoy the fun of gardening within the constraints of your senior lifestyle. One way might be to look into getting some window boxes for your apartment. These long planting boxes are often used by people who want a small indoor flower garden or to nurture house planets. 

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How to go about making things right with your siblings, particularly if they are far away geographically? If you don’t exchange greetings even at the holidays and if you have not seen each other in years, this effort to reconnect with family before it’s too late is going to take some courage.

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If you could sit down with a pencil and paper and list what the top five goals most people would put for their senior citizen years, what do you suppose would go on that list? Financial security would probably rank pretty high. And time with family would get good marks. But just based on the thing that seems to be most on the minds of senior citizens and baby boomers, the thing that would probably rank the highest....

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Senior citizens' bodies need much more help and attention to keep their bodies fit, healthy and free from disease. It is important to focus on physical fitness as one of the mainstays of activities for the elderly. Here are some proven guidelines that boost wellness and life.

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