Posts Tagged "fitness"

5 Uncommon Ways to Cure Loneliness

By Etta Hornsteiner
September 19th, 2018 Health & Wellness No Comments
lonely ship out to see

I was in the middle of writing this blog when I got the text from my niece’s husband.  He was rushing my niece to the hospital. The baby was coming earlier than expected.  In fact, four weeks early. My niece had asked me to be her so-called doula, so I quickly packed up my writing tools and headed to the hospital. The new addition to the family arrived before I got there.  Preparing the infant for the world was like changing everyday clothing for the two nurses that were stationed in the room. The newborn was hungry; so they fed her as my niece gradually recovered from…

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Header-are you prepared to live long

I did a class called Rethinking Aging: Are you Prepared to Live Long? The last assignment asked us to write a letter to ourselves 25 years from now. I would be approximately 75 years.  So here is my letter to myself. I would encourage you to write also a letter to yourself 25 years from now. What would your life look like in terms of health, long-term care, savings/finances, home etc.?

My Dearest Etta,

If you’re reading this letter, you’re still alive, and you are now 75 years old! Dear God! What does that number mean?! Only you can tell me now, and I sure hope y…

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