Sunday Stories

Read Honey’s most personal stories, often looking back at a life lived to the fullest, embracing joys and sorrows in equal manner and never backing down. Along the way, Honey ponders the lessons learned, reflecting on what matters most, how to let go of certain things as we grow older, and how we can continue to take chances and “make lemonade out of lemons” as confident women at 50 and beyond.

A Tribute To My Dear Friends On National Friendship Day

It’s National Friendship Day, a day to tell your friends how much you treasure their gift of friendship. It is a day to look into the mirror and think about the role…

How To Beat Loneliness After The Age Of 50

There are so many lonely people in the world. But I am here to tell those of you who are in lonely marriages, living alone, divorced, or widowed…there are several ways of…

God Bless The United States of America!

Happy 4th of July! The 4th of July marks the day of our independence from the British Empire. It is the annual celebration of our Nationhood that commemorates the passage of the…

The Tools I Used To Survive Widowhood

‘The Tools I Used To Survive Widowhood’ was updated on 6.26.21. Every year, summer instills in us a desire for something fun and new. Our grandchildren find summer activities or jobs, and…

My Father Spoke No Evil, Heard No Evil, Saw No Evil

On Father’s Day and other special holidays and occasions, you turn inward and think of singular rites of passage; the secret memories you rarely speak of. Speaking for myself, the feelings on…

How a Couple Built a Home Without One Argument!

Have you ever heard a couple say, “Building our new custom home over two years was a joyful, educational, and worthwhile experience?” Probably not! Personally, from gabbing with my friends over the…

How To Learn To Count Your Blessings

It’s easy to give advice to a troubled friend, “Learn to count your blessings.” But how? How does one focus on the good — so that it may grow — and minimize…

How a Hip Grandmother Embraces New Technology

Let’s chat about my newest technology obsession, Slack! You can become happier after the age of 50. Just ask Google! Google recommends that you focus on achievement, not luck. Express your Gratitude…