New Chapters

Read Honey’s stories and musings on the importance of creating new beginnings for ourselves as we age while welcoming the new chapters life writes for us. These pages of Honey’s Diary span from the adventures of traveling over 50, embracing our changing bodies, and accepting new family dynamics to learning new things, transitioning into retirement and finding a new sense of purpose as women after 50.

Best Freelance Jobs for People at the Age 50+

Best Freelance Jobs for People at the Age 50+ What are the odds of people freelancing over the age of 50+ making the profession work? And, what kind of work is best…

How to Pursue Happiness After 50+

How to Pursue Happiness After 50 A while back I met a fan of Honey Good out and about in Chicago. And, we had a wonderful conversation about how to pursue happiness…

Kinder, Gentler New Year’s Resolutions in 2021

Kinder, Gentler New Year’s Resolutions in 2021 Reflecting and affirming, reviewing what was and planning what will be. That’s what the New Year is about for many of us. We have made…

Living the Dream: Moving Abroad Later in Life

Today’s story is written by expat expert, Rosemary Bointon. She helps older people work out what to do now to live longer, in better health with more fun and adventures. Enjoy this…

I Hope Elsewhere Goes Somewhere Over the Rainbow…

Darling, I was very dismayed, disappointed, and exasperated when I read Peggy Noonan’s Saturday Wall Street Journal column.  She writes her point of view every Saturday and I have been one of…

Beginning a New Chapter of a New Story Later In Life

Beginning a New Chapter of a New Story Later In Life We just sold our second home. After moving in and getting to know her I named her, Shangrila, a name known…

6 Unconventional Ways to Downsize Your Home

6 Unconventional Ways to Downsize Your Home Downsizing your home is one of the ways people finance their retired lifestyle. It’s not just for financial peace of mind. It might be that…

Is It Too Late to Start Writing After You’re 50+?

 Is It Too Late to Start Writing After You’re 50+? Some people believe that there are certain age limits to start a career. They think that it works for any sphere, so…

How to Embrace Change

How To Embrace Change & Grow After 50+

How To Embrace Change & Grow After 50+ “You are braver than you believe and stronger than you seem and smarter than you think.” – Winnie the Pooh How does one embrace…