Andel’s suggestion to anyone contemplating retirement: “Find a new routine that’s meaningful.” He points to people living in the Blue Zones, regions of the world that have been identified to be home to a greater number of residents who’ve reached the age of 100 and beyond. One of the common characteristics among Blue Zone inhabitants is, says Andel, “these people all have purpose.”Think Retirement Is Smooth Sailing? A Look at Its Potential Effects on the Brain — https://getpocket.com/read/2840794990
The funny thing about life at “retirement age” and still working is you think about retirement a lot.
Since I still work a full time job I have a lot of trouble envisioning what my retirement will look like.
After reading this article and listening to Andel’s short talk I am now scared of retirement.
I need to figure out how to avoid brain rot. But my journal tells me I already have.
My Purpose is to educate others on diet and disease, weight loss and weight management by sharing my personal journey through writing and other teaching activities.