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Getting ready for my first public presentation as part of our clubs public outreach and education program, "Telescopes101" on 2-26-16.

A few minute walk from our house on a beautiful Autumn afternoon. 10-26-15

Preparing the inflatable kayak for another voyage on a local lake, 8-25-16

New England is known for it's spectacular Fall foliage. We have some nice foliage in our own yard in Connecticut. 10-24-15

Sunrise 9-18-14, Hampton Beach, NH

Enjoying an afternoon hike on 9-12-15. Acadia N.P. in Maine 

Why be retired if you are not HEALTHY and HAPPY? There are many things you can do prior to your retirement and after that will reward you for your many years of hard work.


What to expect from    this website

Tips on: ​Preparing for Retirement, Simple Ways to Save Money, Preparing and Eating Healthy Foods, Making Logical Choices, Developing Good Habits, Proper Exercise for your Age, Avoiding Common Pitfalls, Enjoying your Hobbies, Traveling Smart, and many more topics of interest.

What not to expect, ​Investment advice


I hope that you will find the information within this site helpful. I am very aware that our lifestyle differs greatly from the norm. With thoughtful spending, diligent saving and a dedication to healthy living we have accomplished much more than we could ever have imagined when we first met in 1977.

This spot is great for news, announcements, tips and things. Rotate frequently.


Here I am early September 2014. Already a veteran of 10 weeks of retirement.​ Hammonassett State Park, CT

​​Welcome, Let's Make the Most of Your Retirement