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Thread: Things To Do After 50

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    Things To Do After 50

    1. A chef-cooked meal at home once a month.

    2. The coolest-ever phone.

    3. The comfiest-ever new mattress.

    4.
    Real maple syrup.

    5. Shoes that are comfy before stylish.

    6. Coffee that you grind yourself.

    7. Manicures every week.

    8. Fabulous teeth.

    9. A dress, hat, etc....just because.

    10. A catered Thanksgiving, Christmas, Easter, Grandparents Day, …

    11. Nice photos of the motorcycle, time-share, downhill skis, gourmet club, wine of the month, and formal wear you gave up for your kids.

    12. The 9 o'clock movie, and not on Saturday morning.

    13. A six-pack of massage certificates.
    Friends are the most important ingredient in the recipe of life.

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    still waiting for the "Over-50" fairy to come and pay for all that for me!! I do grind my own coffee though....

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    Spend more time with the grandchildren, they grow up soooooo fast!
    Wendy in VA

    If I had a dollar for every time I got distracted I wish I had some ice cream.

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    Sounds good but also agree with Rubesgirl.

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    Super Member ptquilts's Avatar
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    actually this list sounds more like "before marriage" than "after 50"!!

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    Amen Sister.

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    I would love to have a catered Thanksgiving. I keep saying that I would enjoy the holiday much more if someone came in and cooked and served the meal. It will never happen.

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    You've got the right idea. I'm 10 years past that landmark, and realize that my window of opportunity where I am healthy enough to enjoy life, while financially comfortable enough to do so is flitting away.

    Enjoy life while you can.
    Arlene

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    I like your idea's and time with my kids and grandkids added to it would be delightful
    Create something beautiful from scraps.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Elaine433 View Post
    I would love to have a catered Thanksgiving. I keep saying that I would enjoy the holiday much more if someone came in and cooked and served the meal. It will never happen.
    I did that this year was so fed up with the bickering that we had TG dinner at the local dinner they did a great job I paid and and was happy to not have to worry about who liked what, and not having to do dishes for all those people was a great gift for me,and the cost was less than I spend to feed all those people.

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