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.

The Art of Feng Shui

HOW I PRACTICE THE ART OF FENG SHUI

By Susan “Honey” Good I luxuriate in the art of Feng Shui. When considering how to express this, I recalled a series of events a few years back. The day was glorious…

gifts from a grandmother's heart

SENTIMENTAL GIFTS FROM A GRANDMOTHER’S HEART

I wanted to write a story about gifts from the heart and the deep meaning they can have for us. A few days ago I was in my office with a friend…

WORLDLY LESSONS LEARNED FROM WOMEN IN MY LIFE

Worldly Lessons Learned From Women in My Life This week was International Women’s Week and it got me thinking about the priceless lessons I have learned from the many women in my…

How to support women, honey good

WAYS TO SUPPORT WOMEN BEFORE AND AFTER 50 +

This is International Women's Month. It is an opportunity to reach out to a friend in need with some tender loving care. Or a friend or family member who deserves some praise…
How to know when to move on

HOW TO KNOW WHEN IT’S TIME TO MOVE ON

How to Know When It’s Time to Move On Today is Get Over It Day. If you’re like me, there’s a good chance you have never heard of this observance before now.…
How to Create Hope, Honey Good

HOW TO CREATE HOPE

Hope is such an important part of your emotional engine. It drives you to engage with life. It is the way you view your world. A hopeful woman can envision and cope.…
The power of a compliment

THE POWER OF A COMPLIMENT

I personally believe that giving a compliment is as uplifting to the person giving the compliment as it is to the person receiving it. But I have been proven wrong; though in…

5 WAYS TO LOVE SOMEONE EVEN WHEN IT’S HARD

This post was updated on February 23rd, 2022. How do you love someone when it’s tough to do so?  I thought long and hard about how to answer. In truth, we meet…

A WOMAN’S BIOGRAPHY IS HER STYLE AND HER ATTITUDE

  ​​Life works in mysterious ways. Have you ever had serendipity bring you back to a particular place in time? Yesterday, as I thumbed through a magazine, a set of polka dot…