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My Paradigm Shift in Cuenca, Ecuador as an Expat — a Retirement Transformation, a Metamorphisis. — Finding a New Hat!

 Did you know that Panama Hats really come from Ecuador? I needed to turn my life around (almost entirely), and I am getting there day by day as a retired expat baby boomer living in Cuenca, Ecuador. It has been a series of sharp turns in what I think and what I do, and the […]

Starting now: A Woman’s Retirement Monologues

About: As we retire, how do we still grow and achieve? How do we stay engaged? What happens to our story? MY MOTHER, WHO IS a dynamic and professional 94-year-old retiree (she recently wrote a book for the city of Albany, Oregon and now is working a second writing project, as well as researching an arts […]