Monthly Archives: October 2012

Cruising into Retirement

The Wall Street Journal publishes a Journal Report on retirement issues called NEXT: Planning & Living the New Retirement.  The latest issue had a front page account of the Martins,  a couple who “walked away from all they owned” to … Continue reading

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Pluto is Missing

Last night I heard the Charleston Symphony Orchestra (CSO), www.charlestonsymphony.org, in rehearsal for this weekend’s concert. The CSO program caught my eye when I read that Gustav Holst’s The Planets was the featured work.  It is one of my favorite … Continue reading

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One Potato, Two Potato, Three Potato, Four

Potatoes had Mrs. Mensch and me laughing out loud in the grocery store today.  Being retired can be strenuous if you are not careful, so you need to pace your days and schedule. Today was a simple day. Out of … Continue reading

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