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Three verses of Sinatra, and a cloud of dust (on the Streets of Cuenca, Ecuador)

Woody Hayes. Ohio State University. Listen up from heaven. You’re being honored this morning on the streets of Cuenca, Ecador, about ten yards and a cloud of dust across the New Cathedral on Calle Sucre. “Three yards and a cloud of dust.” Your famous quote comes quickly to mind as a neatly-dressed, middle-aged Cuencano weakly belts […]

The Caja Mountains from my window — writing from home, as a retiree, is a treat. I retired early and moved to Cuenca, Ecuador to give me the time and setting for writing a book. And it’s coming out soon! sk An update on my book: The Plan is about to go to the editor. […]

Retirement Work — Travel Writing

Lenora Boyle of Fairfield, IA has a business that brings her and her clients to Italy for enjoyable and relaxing seminars. Many expats keep working, like Lenora does — from teaching to setting up online businesses.  YOU DO NOT REALLY think that retirement is a time for snoozing, do you? I know if you did, you […]

Occupy Retirement! Baby Boomers Retiring; Glum, Happy

By Susan Klopfer, Speaker and Author Baby Boomers reaching retirement age. DO YOU HEAR a growing rumble in the distance? Chalk it up to the coming the Baby Boomer Express, an enormous number of older folks in this country getting ready to retire. Just three years ago, Boomers began turning 65, took their IRAs and […]

Seniors, Boomers — ‘We Want Jobs Now!’

Considering working after retirement? For whatever your reason to want to work instead of playing cards, fishingor gardening … this a good time to start planning or to start looking for the retirement job that’s right for you, or build your own retirement business. Whatever you choose, you could end up living at home or in an entirely different county. It really […]

Guest Blogger Asks — Which Type of Expat Will You Be?

Which Type Of Expat Will You Be? Guest Blogger, Scott Lilly (Scott Lilly is an expat from the US, currently living in Paraguay.  You can read his tips and advice on moving overseas at MovingOverseasBook.com.  He has also written two books on moving overseas.)  Scott Lilly: “Hanging out at Iguazu Falls, Brazil” YOU HAVE MANY decisions to […]