4 Ways Marriage, Divorce And Do-Overs Can make you $$$

4 Ways Marriage, Divorce And Do-Overs Can Increase Your Social Security Check In a world of IRAs, bonds, annuities and investment property, one retirement benefit often gets overlooked, or not discussed at all, by some financial advisers: Social Security. “In retirement, you need to create as much fixed, guaranteed income as you can,” says Tony […]

Zoosking – the finale

I am proud of taking care of myself and one of those things that were hard to do was to finally get off of Zoosk entirely.  First of all, I seemed to meeting lots of men who had lots of narcissistic traits.  Secondly, it was overwhelming to get so many messages per day.  Third it […]

Eugenia Shea Gives Back to the People That Make Their Products Possible

This is the story of Naa-Sakle Akuete A woman who had a career in finance before she ventured into entrepreneurship. It was in the spring of 2015 that Akuete initially introduced her line of shea butter cream to the world. This was about a year after officially founding the company along with the help of […]

Zoosking part deux

Urban Slang:  ADOS (Attention Deficit. Oh Shiny!!!) In the land of dating strangers, we all look at the pictures first right ladies?  That was covered last week, so this week I am going to RANT.  GUYS if any of you are reading this, you are looking for equality.  But life is not fair and there […]

The reason I haven’t been posting

  This 67 year old blogger decided that beginning to date again would be a good thing , so when Bachelor #1 invited me to go ice skating the day before I was supposed to visit Zippy Sandler from Champagne Living I thought “WHY NOT.” Needless to say, my judgement was impaired that day as my […]

Zoosking in Salt Lake City

Yes. I decided to take the leap and try online dating. Why?  I am not getting any younger and I really want a quality relationship with a man my age.  Also, I will be honest: online dating is something I found intimidating and I thought my readers might want to hear about my foibles and […]

3 benefits of smiling

My mother used to tell me that a smile is just a frown turned upside down. That would always bring a smile to my face because I could picture someone twisting my lips and the laughter would begin. According to the Consumer Guide to Dentistry there are eight different components of a smile, practically from […]

How To Stay Young (At Least In Spirit) When You’re Retired

Mohr Keet of South Africa bungee jumped when he was 96, landing himself in the Guinness Board of World Records. Yuichiro Miura of Japan climbed Mount Everest when he was 80. Not everyone in the golden years of life will attempt and accomplish such extraordinary feats, but most people can take steps to keep themselves […]

8 Steps That Can Lead You To A More Fulfilling Life

Instead of being rigid in our lives and jobs and relationships, let’s learn to be adaptable.  Let’s learn to pivot, to try new things without overthinking.  John Neyland has a new book out that changes the way we think, and act.  If your New Year’s Resolution is for a BETTER life, a more flourishing life, […]

The Review Broads “Damn Good” New Year’s Resolutions

  Just recently I ordered dog biscuits that had been recommended to me from Broad Z (Zippy from Champagne Living) called Damn Good Dog Treats for Clem – and they were …damn good, that is.  I had hesitated ordering because I thought – “damn good” – is that Good Enough?  Better Than?  Great?  I’m that […]