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For those of us over 50, here are some titles about approaching or being in mid-life and making this time healthy, educational and invigorating!

 

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Conscious Living, Conscious Aging: Embrace and Savor your Next Chapter

Conscious Living, Conscious Aging: Embrace and Savor your Next Chapter
Pevny, Ron

"We financially plan for our retirement, but do we plan for our wellbeing? Here is an empowering guide with practical tools to help you live a passionate, fulfilling second half of life. If you're part of the Baby Boomer generation, then you belong to 26 percent of the US population that is retiring healthier than any generation before. And that means retirement is starting to look a whole lot different. No longer satisfied with a quiet life of sitting on the porch or puttering around the house, retirees (or soon to be) are looking to create a passionate, active, fulfilled, and engaging later life. That's where Ron Pevny comes in. His inspiring guide helps you do what he calls "conscious aging"--or making a reality the life of growth, purpose, service, and spiritual exploration you've always imagined for yourself. In addition to wisdom for navigating loss and grief, Pevny offers advice that helps you identify your goals, contribute to society, remain engaged and relevant, and spend your later years in profound personal development. Today's seniors are reshaping what retirement is all about. It is a whole new opportunity to engage with family, community, and the world with vigor. Don't just grow older--age consciously"--


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Aging as A Spiritual Practice: A Contemplative Guide to Growing Older and Wiser

Aging as A Spiritual Practice: A Contemplative Guide to Growing Older and Wiser
Richmond, L.


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Retirementology: Rethinking the American Dream in A New Economy

Retirementology: Rethinking the American Dream in A New Economy
Salsbury, Gregory B.


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Living the Good Long Life: A Practical Guide to Caring for Yourself and Others

Living the Good Long Life: A Practical Guide to Caring for Yourself and Others
Stewart, Martha

"[A] handbook for living your healthiest life after 40, with expertise from doctors and specialists on eating, exercising, wellness, and organizing, as well as caring for others"--P. [4] of cover.


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The Couple's Retirement Puzzle: 10 Must-have Conversations for Creating An Amazing New Life Together

The Couple's Retirement Puzzle: 10 Must-have Conversations for Creating An Amazing New Life Together
Taylor, Roberta K.


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The Science of Healthy Aging: Living Better, Not Just Longer

The Science of Healthy Aging: Living Better, Not Just Longer


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Transforming Life After 50: Resources List

Transforming Life After 50: Resources List

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