It’s the time in life we all look forward to throughout our entire careers. We’ve saved up money, planned our future, said good bye to our work colleagues, sold our house, bought that downsized condo, moved on in, and took care of some bucket-list travel items.
Now what do we do with the rest of our retirement lives?
Some new retirees may be lost at this point. Now is the time that all the lifestyle changes when retiring affect them personally. Here at Last Third Best Third, we think retirement is the absolute best time in life! If you’re one of the many people worried about how your lifestyle will change in this best third of your life, here’s some good news. Statistics show that your life could markedly improve:
Retirement is associated with healthy lifestyle changes, study finds Two major improvements, according to MINNPOST’s article, are that people in their last third best third (ie retirement years) are able to sleep more and are healthier because they can be more active, mostly because retirees have more time.
Here’s the story of the changes in lifestyle one retiree discovered that improved his life dramatically:
And another story about how retirement lifestyle changes can lead to new goals that are…let’s just say an unexpected improvement:
No experience in life can compare with the positive lifestyle changes when retiring. Whether it’s sleeping well, cooking a new healthy recipe, traveling to a new destination one town over, learning a new skill, finally getting to read that book, spending time with the grandchildren, or…well, we could go on and on…you are in for a real lifestyle treat.
How has your lifestyle changed since your retirement? Do you have a retirement lifestyle change story to share with RO and Last Third Best Third? Any surprises you have encountered in your best third? What is it that makes your life great? Give us your advice or your personal story below. We’d love to hear from you!