Our First Year of His Retirement Let me catch you up to the first week of June 2012. Lonnie left his job for the last time on March 28 at noon. His first official day of retirement was April 1. No fool’in. March 28 was a Thursday. We always knew he was going to retire
After three full days of volunteering for one of my favorite non-profits, I was ready to relax with a glass of wine, a bucket of hot water to soak my screaming feet, and some peace and quiet in my backyard.
I didn’t really think anything was that wrong. However, I started losing weight…I noticed that I was stronger. In January I started in earnest to lose weight. My thoughts were: I am going to be married to a retired guy and I really didn’t want to look the part. I was throwing a huge retirement