Relationships

Read the entries of Honey’s Diary where she explores the long-term and daily journeys of relationships over 50. From love and marriage after 50, relationships with adult children and grandchildren, to blended families and friendships old and new, all the while nurturing the most important relationship of all – the one with ourselves – so we can stay confident and visible as we grow older.

How to enlighten your grandchilden on gratitude. Honey Good

ON GRATITUDE: HOW TO ENLIGHTEN YOUR GRANDCHILDREN

Gratitude is a mindset, but can it be taught? Thanksgiving is but a couple of weeks away. The meanings of the two words “thanks” and “giving” will have an enormous impact on…

Mature couple holding up wine glasses in salute. Surviving holidays with in-laws.

HOW TO SURVIVE HOLIDAY DINNERS WITH THE IN-LAWS

This is the time of year we begin to think about sharing the holidays, Thanksgiving, Christmas, and Hanukkah with our family. Hopefully, these events will be shared in harmony. Unfortunately, sometimes we…

stacked rocks signifying acceptance for being the parent of an estranged adult child and grandparent estrangement.

ALIENATION OF AN ADULT CHILD & GRANDPARENT ESTRANGEMENT

I am sharing this deeply personal experience in honor of World Mental Health Day. My hope is that if you too have experienced the heartbreak of the estrangement of an adult child…

A Mother and Grandmother’s Frankness

An unexpected circumstance can change one’s direction, often in a most uncanny manner. Who would have thought in a million years a man I have never met helped me make a decision…

How to Form a New Habit and Make it Stick

Dedicated to Children Living In Elsewhere

In Elsewhere, most of our children and grandchildren will be ‘allowed’ to return to school with and without masks, others will be home schooled and some unfortunately, will drift. It is the…

Specific Rules About Friendships After 50

There are many articles written on friendship, but here’s the thing, they’re overwhelmingly nonspecific. After reading a few you probably think to yourself, I don’t want to read further. This article is…

What You’re Like in a Relationship, Based on Your Zodiac Sign

Astrology has often affected our lives in ways that we couldn’t predict. Most especially when it came to romance, one of life’s greatest mysteries. Everybody handles love differently and the Zodiac signs…

Love And Its Varied Expressions: The Story of Ben

The Story of Ben was updated on 8.15.21 Do you go out of your way to show your significant other you care? Do you demonstrate how much you appreciate your love? And…