Mind

Baby Boomers Staying on the Job Longer

Forget about the gold watch and retirement party just yet. studies have shown that older (that is, Baby Boomer) workers are staying on the job longer and thus retiring later. Financial issues, or course, and the fact that we are living longer are some of the reasons why.   From the Examiner: Baby Boomers Staying…

Lost in Transition After Cancer

Being told you have successfully “beaten” cancer sounds to many like an opportunity to start anew. But there are just as many who find their lives “after cancer” to be wrought with financial and emotional problems.   From the New York Times: Lost in Transition After Cancer

When Fatigue Boosts Creativity

Studies have shown that getting all your “thinking tasks” done while you’re wide-eyed and bushy-tailed is not necessarily a good thing. Some tasks, such as brainstorming, require people to think outside the box, and that’s what they do when they are a little bit “out of it.”   From The Atlantic: When Fatigue Boosts Creativity

30 Things You Might Not Know About Your Wife

things you may not know about your wife

Since the dawn of time, men have complained that women are hard to understand. During my lifetime, I’ve had two dads, three older brothers, and three husbands, and every single one of them claims that women are, essentially, unexplainable. We’re secretive and moody, and no matter how hard our men try to truly know us, we remain…