Life & Wisdom

Read Honey’s take on “old-age survival” and reflections on dealing with life changes – from deeply personal stories about widowhood, surviving cancer, and overcoming losses to a lighter, often humorous look at the little everyday challenges encountered by women after the age of 50, like surviving a semi-retired husband or pessimistic friends who try to drag you down, bearing with trivial problems and maintaining your sanity during the holiday season.

Honey Good How to enlighten your closet

HOW TO “EN-LIGHT-EN” YOUR CLOSET

Today’s post was contributed by Andrea Pflaumer. Packing for a trip, or for a vacation is always a challenge, but it’s a happy one. It lets us fantasize about the beautiful scenery…

Honey Good in Home, KonMarie organization

MY TAKE ON THE KONMARI METHOD FOR ORDERLINESS

Creating a semblance of order from within is the key to eliminating chaos in your life. I wanted to discuss this because spring is the time for bringing order into your home. …

MY MOTHER’S DAY CELEBRATION FOR 2022

I remember … With nostalgia when my family and my friends’ families lived close to one another. I remember holidays were always spent with family. Unfortunately, nothing stays the same forever.  I…

How I Survived Cancer

HOW I SURVIVED CANCER – AND SO DID MY GRANDDAUGHTER

  HOW I SURVIVED CANCER – AND SO DID MY GRANDDAUGHTER I am a fortunate and grateful cancer survivor. So is my young granddaughter, Skylar. I had two of the deadliest types…

SURPRISING LESSONS LADY LIBERTY HAS TAUGHT ME

DO YOU KNOW WHO LIVES ON LIBERTY ISLAND?  I’ve been imagining… Life without Elsewhere.  Unfortunately, it is still the plague. I fear the fallout of trauma from living under its conditions. For…
Honey and Sheldon Good in Iran, connection with other faiths

HOW I SHARE A CONNECTION WITH MANY FAITHS

Shelly and I in Tehran, Iran EASTER, KANKAKEE BY THE SEA AND ISRAEL Happy Easter to all my Honey Bees and your families! Though I am of a different faith, I feel…
Passover celebrated by Honey Good

PASSOVER – THE FESTIVAL OF FREEDOM & WHAT IT MEANS TO ME

Happy Passover & Easter!   CELEBRATING PASSOVER & EASTER DURING COVID-19   I've been reflecting…   On a personal note, to me the greatest event in the history of Jewish civilization is…

HOW FRIENDSHIPS CHANGE IN ADULTHOOD

My Ultimate Concierge and I were out for dinner and my friend asked for the 10th time, “When will you start your in-person group?” For those of you who do not know…