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.

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…

Here’s The One Thing You Must Do After A Breakup

Let’s talk about the one thing you must do after a breakup… It’s over. You forgot how excruciating breakups are. The minute you open your eyes in the morning, the heaviness rushes…

blended family

Honey Good’s Guide to a Successful Blended Family

I am the mother and grandmother of a large, blended family. Having a blended family requires tender loving care…and lots of sleepless nights. I must confess, with pride, that I learned by…

5 Life Lessons Your Grandchildren Need Now

With all the recent events in the world this last year, it got me thinking about the life lessons our grandchildren and young people need now. Some years ago, I was in…

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 Leave a Lasting Impression as a Grandmother

Both of my grandmothers had a positive impact on my life. Darling, I can still hear the laughter of my grandmother on my mother’s side. I see her in her summer home,…

blended family

Memories of My Parents On Global Day of Parents

A Home of Harmony I wish everyone grew up in a home with harmony. As I look back on my parents’ relationship, my brother and I were fortunate to never see strife…

Romance

How to Keep The Romance Alive Later in Life

I would love you to do a little homework. It’s good for your soul. Jot down, in a short paragraph, how you keep the romance alive and its effect on your emotional…

Stories For My GrandChild

13 Surprising Facts About Grandparents

13 Surprising Facts About Grandparents In Michigan City, Indiana, on Lake Michigan, there is a white-framed house with green shutters and a white picket fence. It is my grandmother and grandfather’s family…