LiveLifeAfterFifty

Crushing It Every Day Of Your Life

Self Exploration and Discovery

Self survival in our hectic world dictates that we take time to relax and reflect. Society places many demands, restrictions and cultural norms on us that are not reflective of our inner needs and desires.     Traditionally these are to seek a good career, family, nice house, car, etc. This can and should be replaced […]

Giving Back To The Community

Hello there and welcome to the Live Life After Fifty blog. We of the Baby Boomer age group have been extremely fortunate. We’ve seen the musical revolution of the 50-60s-70s, been through the invention of the computer to the proliferation of the Internet. We have also lived through the most prosperous times in modern history. […]

The Law of Diminishing Cognitive Returns

The aging process can create various challenges for us.  As we age, we move slower, talk slower and our memory begins to fail.  This is especially the case for the short-term form of memory ability so crucial for learning new things. Technology reveals aging can cause the brain to shrink. Nerve tracts in the brain shrivel, making […]

Getting Outta Dodge

Society is so fast paced these days that just fulfilling your daily/weekly duties with the same regularity can soon become tedious.  Even in retirement the repetitious can be tiring. Once in awhile you just gotta get Outta Dodge for a spell. No boundaries here. This could mean anything from date-nights with your spouse to extravagant vacations and […]