Bonnie’s Blog

Bonnie’s Blog

A Time For Goodbyes…

Contributor: Bonnie Joffe

John Oliver, the English comedian with the HBO show, ‘Last Week Tonight’, touted in his season finale that 2016 should be a year to forget and for many different reasons I will have to agree. Read more…

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Did You Really Just Flip Me the Bird?

Contributor: Bonnie Joffe

What ever happened to gentility? And why are we so #@*#* angry all the time?

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Feeling Lost in the Healthcare System : Part I

Contributor: Bonnie Joffe

I am just not sure what to say… Read more…

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Adjusting to the New Corporate America

Contributor: Bonnie Joffe

I have to admit, I was never really a Corporate America kind of girl. Read more…

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Working After 50

Contributor: Bonnie Joffe

It is of no surprise that many baby boomers and earlier GenXers are seeking new employment or wanting to make a career transition.

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My Empty Nester Pet!

Contributor: Bonnie Joffe

I decided it was not too late to enjoy the company of a pet… Meet Jerry Garcia… Read more…

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Charting the Next Stage of Life’s Journey; A Boomer’s Perspective

Contributor: Bonnie Joffe

Watching my folks adjust to their new environment at the age of 75 and 80 was quite extraordinary.
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What Dictates Success?

Contributor: Bonnie Joffe

How does one perceive success?

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Empty Nesting…Again!

Contributor: Bonnie Joffe

It’s funny how life has its twists and turns. Some good, some not so good. But my blog today is happy and bittersweet. My oldest child, who is just shy of 26 years old, is moving to another state, some 800 miles away. It’s time. Read more…

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The New Modern Family

Contributor: Bonnie Joffe

The famous saying among grandparents is- “The best part of being a grandparent is the ability to spoil the grandchildren, always be the good guy and then have the capability to hand them back to their parents.” Although this is true for many grandparents, this is not the reality for all grandparents. Read more…

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Has Your Young Adult Child Flown the Coop?

Contributor: 50andbeyond.com

When is it time for your young adult child to fly the coop? Read more…

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What Are Your Biggest Fears As You Age?

Contributor: Bonnie Joffe

Planning for the  elder years is almost surreal. It’s like revisiting the teenage hood – not really understanding the magnitude of what lies ahead. So how can we reasonbably wrap our heads around the notion of “growing old?” Read more…

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What Is Your Purpose in Life?

Contributor: 50andbeyond.com

I always appreciate when someone is kind enough to forward me an article, a viewed television piece, You Tube Video or any other social media channels which they know will be of help to me and the industry which I works so hard to serve. Not only does it improve my understanding of what our seniors are feeling and experiencing, but it also enables me to share this information with, you my readers. Read more…

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Are You A Grudge Holder?

Contributor: Bonnie Joffe

I believe that most of us are kind and thoughtful people who possess the most important qualities in life- the ability to love and care about our fellow human beings. Read more…

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You Deserve it!

Contributor: Bonnie Joffe

It seems to me that one of the most commonly used phrases in our daily lives are – “You deserve it” or “You are such a good person, you deserve it “or “You have worked so hard for that grade, job or opportunity- You deserve it.” Read more…