Monthly Archives: April 2011

Las Vegas

  Not all the sites to visit in Las Vegas are on Las Vegas Boulevard. The Mensch visited the Mount Charleston Lodge in the Spring Mountains, Red Rock Canyon and Lake Mead Recreation Area. All are within an hour’s drive … Continue reading

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Professional Wednesday

The Retirement Mensch proclaims Wednesdays for professional development and hereby renames it Professional Wednesday! When I worked for FSP, the Society of Financial Service Professionals, I came up with the idea Professional Wednesday. We were starting a regular series of … Continue reading

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The Little Things in a Retired Life

For all of you still sitting in an office or a cubicle, let me tell you that there is another world that goes on from 8 to 5.  Monday, I had breakfast with Pat Joline, an insurance broker in Shrewsbury, … Continue reading

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The Cubicle Sale

To celebrate the mensch’s retirement, he had a cubicle sale.  The  tchotckes collected over a career at the Guardian, SFSP and USLIFE went on sale at discount prices. Mugs, a tea set that no one else wanted, a few plants … Continue reading

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Retirement Mensch – The Beginning

My friend Robin Murray, the Retirement Yenta, is my inspiration for this blog.  She has published more than two hundred blogs since she started in 2008 and she isn’t even retired, yet!  If there is a Retirement Yenta, then … Continue reading

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