Author Archives: Imperfect Minimalist

My New Favorite Place

Since I have some health issues to contend with, I make it a daily routine to go to the “fitness center”.  This center is part of our local hospital and is a full gym with pool, sauna, etc. but also … Continue reading

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What day is it?

It has now been two full months since my retirement.  I wanted to wait a while before I wrote how my new life is progressing.  I have been working steadily for over 50 years with the longest downtime being no … Continue reading

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Countdown to Retirement

My retirement is 3 days away!  The original plan was to work until the end of October to train my replacement but 6 weeks is just too long.  Last week, we agreed I would be off today and work Tuesday … Continue reading

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Retiring “again”!

I retired from corporate America in 2008. Then the great recession hit and my investment portfolio tanked – as everyone’s did. Not knowing whether my funds would last, I accepted a part time position working in the golf industry and … Continue reading

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“Catching Up” again!!

The last time I posted was November 2014.  I lost interest when there were so many things going on in my life.  This is “another” catch up blog. In January 2015, I decided my home was going to be my … Continue reading

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Catching Up!!

It has been over a month since I last posted.  I certainly hope my followers have not given up on me.    I may have to take two posts to catch up….it has been very, very busy!! First, I sold all … Continue reading

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Birthday Gratitude

“You are never too old to set another goal or to dream a new dream.”  C.S.Lewis Yesterday was my birthday.  I am 69 years old.  After the aortic dissection two years ago, I am in “love” with birthdays.  I love … Continue reading

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