No alarm clocks, no commutes, no deadlines. The weeks after retirement are often called the “honeymoon” or “holiday” period for good reason. It can sound like a dream come true. But for many, that initial taste of freedom gives way to the question of how to spend all this free time and how to make sure it’s meaningful. In this CareNote, author Joel Schorn guides readers adjusting to a new way of life, and a new vision of themselves.
By Joel Schorn