Books for us: Too Young to Be Old: Love, Learn, Work, and Play as You Age

So (she says, rubbing her hands together): here’s the partial blurb for this book:

As the Baby Boomer generation reaches retirement age, an unprecedented number of Americans will soon be 55 or older. More so than ever before, the question is on our minds: How do I age well? In this accessible and upbeat guide, Schlossberg builds on the concepts she pioneered in her smash hits Retire Smart, Retire Happy and Revitalizing Retirement with an engaging take on positive aging. Looking at the basic issues of aging – health, finances, and relationships – readers will learn to think about and develop a deliberate plan to age happily.

This is Dr. Nancy  ——‘s guide to develop your positive aging plan. I

15+ Art Classes Online to Spark Your Imagination This Week

15+ Art Classes Online to Spark Your Imagination This Week

Have I mentioned how much I love online classes? Well I do, and here’s an excellent list of classes deepen our understanding of the art we make. School is never out for me, and the great thing about being an adult now is that I can choose what I want to learn!

For many people, school is out for the summer and they won’t even think about learning for the next couple of months. But if you wish you could be back in the classroom, getting there is easier than you think. Creative online classes allow you to learn new skills or refresh yourself on some of your favorite subjects like drawing, photography, and much more. Best of all, you can complete them on your own time from the comfort of your own home.

15+ Art Classes Online to Spark Your Imagination This Week

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Download 50,000 Art Books & Catalogs from the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Digital Collections

Download 50,000 Art Books & Catalogs from the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Digital Collections

I am a huge fan of http://www.openculture.com, especially when I’m stuck creatively – it’s one of my go-to sources online for…well, surprise. And wonder. And things I didn’t know existed. Or things that I used to know.
The Met is filled with memories for me, though I haven’t been in decades. When I do get back to New York City, back home, that will be one of my ‘must’ destinations…In the meantime, here’s so much of the collection to enjoy online.

Download 50,000 Art Books & Catalogs from the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Digital Collections

If you’ve lived in or visited New York City, you must know the laughable futility of trying to “do the Met” in a day, […]