What’s your retirement picture?
Do you have a retirement plan?
Do you want to recreate your retirement?
Talking about retirement we all have all most the same picture of loneliness, old people sitting ideally lost in their thoughts, have nothing to do and some take retirement as a phase where an old peoples pile up under debt and keep counting their savings, etc. We all forget one thing that retirement is not an age, it’s a phase of life just like childhood, adolescent, middle adult and so on. We need to consider retirement as important as other phases and deserve committed retirement planning. Let’s talk about making your dream come true with a minimal level of saving will give you an idea of having the quality of life. Why don’t we start with the list of hobbies, here are a few ideas to get you motivated to recreate your retirement:
- Join a dance class
- Join a drama group
- Take part in chess tournaments
- Attend an art class
- Volunteer at a homeless shelter or animal shelter
- Join a book club
- Start a social media group
Your job is to pick up the best-suited hobby for you to convert your passion into skill. Not all the time you want to join different classes, today the Internet made everything just one click away from us. Perhaps going out from home will give you lots of more opportunities to make new friends, to get socialize.
- Fixing up old cars
- Write to a pen pal
- Knitting and crochet
- Up-cycling furniture
At the retirement age somehow, people going to be lazy going out of the house. But I think thinking about strolling along the beach, explore your town from a different view, or go around taking a tour to your city. Maybe while exploring you just wander finding there are lots of things to do through the countryside, here are few examples:
- Flower pressing
- Bird watching
- Attending food festivals
- Seashell collecting
It may seem lots of information, getting confused what to do or not, to make it simple why don’t we choose best based on our lifestyle whether learning a new skill, attending a class, join new social group, nurturing our creativity and adopt a new healthy lifestyle:
- Join a chess club
- Start a blog
- Flower arranging
- Games and puzzles
- Join a fantasy football league
- Computer classes
You need to indulge in health benefits activities like in an active brain exercise, to lower the risk of dementia and reduce stress levels. There are millions of puzzles, fantastic brain activities, something that brings out your passion once you carry out the activities after retirement. Join volunteer-run groups, connect with like-minded people online and offline to practice your strategic thinking.
- Table tennis