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Dave Bezaire

Snowbirds volunteer with Habitat for Humanity

For 27 years, Gerry and Carolyn Keener have traveled across the U.S. and around the world building homes as Habitat for Humanity volunteers. These days, Gerry Keener leads a team ... more

Feb 1, 2017 12:00 AM Road of Life

Getting Too Old?

Cindy Mack

Getting Too Old?

It's an excuse I’m tired of hearing. We’re not ‘too old’ to do anything. Perhaps too lazy, too out of shape, too scared, done it too many times already or just aren’t interested, but not ‘too old’. ... more

Sep 20, 2016 12:00 AM Road of Life 1 Comments

Crisis, what crisis?

“You bought a ‘donor’cycle?” Yes, Doc Dave, I bought a ‘motor’cycle. He’s not surprised. We’ve been friends for twenty years, ever since we met at Big White Ski Resort where he was ... more

Nov 30, 2015 12:00 AM Road of Life 1 Comments

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Living the Dream

Living the RV Dream (And getting paid for it)

The truth is what it sounds like is actually pretty close to the truth, and thousands of Canadians and Americans who have originated from the cold Midwestern and Eastern states are doing just that right now and are enjoying their “retirements”... more

Jul 29, 2015 9:13 AM Road of Life

Vancouver Sun Run

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Run? From Who?

I am not a runner. In 54 years of stumbling across the planet, I’ve run from a momma black bear on the trail with two cubs, and to the concession for a cold beer between periods ... more

Jul 6, 2015 12:00 AM Road of Life

About this Blog

Retirement can be a huge life-changing experience, sometimes called your 'Second Life'. Getting ready to make your hobby a full-time experience requires preparation and advice. And it doesn't stop once you're in it. The Road of Life series provides valuable insight into getting to retirement faster and enjoying it more once you are there.

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