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The 7 Recommended Places to Spend Your Retirement in the USA

The 7 Recommended Places to Spend Your Retirement in the USA

Jan 10, 2014

Changes often happen when it comes to your retirement and you may be considering where to spend your golden years. It has been suggested to look at the least likely places. They will more likely be affordable and safer. The following are affordable, safe and best places to retire: 1. Columbia, Missouri  This is a university town with a teaching hospital as part of the University of Missouri. It is located between St. Louis and Kansas City. The distance to St. Louis is about two hours while it is approximately 2 hours to Kansas City. You really do not need to leave Columbia because it has a lot of the concert series, free lectures and wineries nearby. There is a low rate of poverty here and as a senior you will get in on the cutting edge of medical technology. 2. College Station, TX  The climate is warm here and not far San Antonio, Dallas or Houston. The housing is very reasonable with the median cost of $149,000. It is also a college with Texas AM. Houston is also noted for its medical research and technology. When the students are present, it is like living in a small town. 3. Knoxville, TN  This is another university town located in the foothills of the Great Smoky Mountains and is surrounded by many recreational places for nature lovers. The seniors here are very active in cultural affairs. University of Tennessee Medical Center is rated the best in the State. 4. Tulsa, Oklahoma  If you like small cities, Tulsa is for you. It is a warm and welcoming city. The median house price is $126,000. There are 26 miles of walking and biking trails with lots of parks with sculptures. 5. Hendersonville, NC The people living here are friendly, but sophisticated at the same time. It is twenty five miles from Mission Health System in Asheville, NC. It has a mild four seasons without the extremes of weather. You can hike to over 200 waterfalls here and there is plenty of golfing here. _________ . _________ Related article:   5 Reasons why Las Vegas Makes a Great Family Holiday _________ . _________ 6. St. Augustine, FL  This...

7 Ways on How to Know and Live Your Passion in Life

7 Ways on How to Know and Live Your Passion in Life

Dec 12, 2013

Dreams are very important for each of us. At least, in childhood, all of us dream about who we will become when we will be grown ups. Some of us want to have more jobs at the same time: doctor, journalist etc. Rarely people become what they wanted to become in childhood. And this is not because it is impossible, but because some of us don’t believe in their dreams enough. So have you wanted to become a pilot? Go for it! Have you only wanted to become a dreamer? Go for it too! Paint your dreams, write down your thoughts, your every part of your being. If you are doing it right, people will adore you, anything you will do. Abraham Lincoln thought that whatever a man is, he should be a good one. How to succeed? The following 7 ways on how to live your passion in life will help you to live your dreams and to make a good career. 1. Erase the “Impossible” word from your mind. Think about it like it is abstract, not real at all, a myth. And it really is a myth; nothing is impossible and you should realize that. YOU make it possible and you are the only one who has the power to make it this way. 2. Make baby steps. No matter what is your final goal, it is very important to make baby steps. Not because you can’t do bigger steps, but because they are more sure than big steps. 3. Find your motivation. Each of us is different, so each of us prefers a different type of motivation. Some of us are easy to motivate, others are not. Anyway, you can find motivation in: films, books, life stories you will hear, speeches, quotes (famous or not), paintings and even in your family. (image by narconon) 4. Be able to see the good and the bad in your work. Even if you are maybe a perfectionist, admit your flaws and also your qualities. Know yourself better than anyone and stay objective when you watch yourself rising or falling. If there is something about competition, do not worry. Be brave enough to meet...