Survival

Read Honey’s take on “old-age survival” and reflections on dealing with life changes – from deeply personal stories about widowhood, surviving cancer, and overcoming losses to a lighter, often humorous look at the little everyday challenges encountered by women after the age of 50, like surviving a semi-retired husband or pessimistic friends who try to drag you down, bearing with trivial problems and maintaining your sanity during the holiday season.

The joys of simplicity: Why less is more

The art of simplicity takes discipline because there is so much at our fingertips.

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Focus on focusing: Tips for getting organized this fall

At the beginning of September, darlings, I wrote about using fall as a time to organize and get focused. Well it’s now the beginning of October…have you started?

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The importance of advocates during medical procedures

Today, darlings I have a lesson I want to share with you. It absolutely saved my life in my early 40s. The lesson: you must have an advocate, at every age and especially after the age of 50 by your side when you have surgery.

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The Dreaded CAT Scan: Part 2

The most powerful approach to winning an audience of readers is through the art of storytelling, especially true stories where you know the character. In my story, The Dreaded CAT scan, I stressed the importance of being proactive in regards to your health.

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The Dreaded CAT Scan

For ten years I have never missed my dreaded CAT scan appointment. Four appointments a year for three years, then two appointments a year for two years and for the last five years, one appointment a year. That means I have not missed 21 appointments. And that is why I am a cancer survivor.

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Lessons on short-term and long-term happiness

As a young girl, I observed my mother and father. Darlings, it was all about their attitudes. I never equated attitude with happiness.

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How to approach a challenge after 50

Honey Good decided using the word “challenge” rather than “hard” when dealing with an inconvenience made her feel differently.

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Honey Good’s advice for the next generation of women

Wouldn’t a young woman seek you out for your Pearls of Wisdom? Of course they would.

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Being happier with your life: 5 small changes with big results

Looking for more personal peace? Look no further! Implement these tips to start being happier with your life.

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How to handle upsets after the age of 50

Honey Good shares how she is dealing with upsets after 50 offering advice and encouragement for those struggling with things out of their control.

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5 things happy people do differently and how you can too

Honey Good takes note of things happy people do and ways you can implement some of those things into your own life.

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Give a boost to your workouts with these good carbs

Contributor Krima Flint walks exercise enthusiasts through what to eat in terms of good carbohydrates for workouts after 50.

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