HERO cover john trisha John & Trisha Parker Co-authors of the book "The Best of Our Lives: Sharing the Secrets of a Healthy and Happy Retired life" arrow_back arrow_forward Book Group Our Philosophy We advise people to seek their passions and spend time in ways that reduce stress and maintain a positive attitude. Available at Amazon or from the Shop page arrow_back arrow_forward Our wonderful readers New Book Available Perfect for any adult planning ahead and learning how to emotionally, physically and financially prepare for one's future. Get Your Copy Today! arrow_back arrow_forward Book Cover Small Latest Book Release The Best of Our Lives Jam packed with essential information on aging and retirement for the millions of baby boomers. Buy On Amazon Buy Here
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Is Your Retired Life Amazing?

It Should Be.

It’s never too early or too late to assess your situation.

Is Your Life Joyful?

Do you laugh out loud daily?

Do you love and feel loved everyday?

Do you control your stress or does it control you?

Could your financial situation be better?

Would you adopt a few easy changes to improve your mental and physical health?

It’s your life; it’s not a dress rehearsal. Make the most of your retirement.

“The Best of Our Lives” presents you with easy, powerful and life changing possibilities.

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    A Retired Life Operator’s Manual

    This book will change your perspective on life

    “I’ve had the good fortune to travel with the Parkers who are, in the classic formulation, boon companions. The travel chapter alone is so laden with useful (and often overlooked) money-saving tips, a single trip would likely save many times the cost of the book. I make this recommendation from a background of a quarter-century of ownership of a chain of Chicago travel agencies and as travel editor for ABC Radio, San Francisco. The Parkers know how to enjoy life!”

    Lee Rodgers, ABC/San Francisco

    An extremely well-written, understandable, and comprehensive book on organizing and managing your retired life in an increasingly complicated world. The practical advice on mental and physical fitness, as well as nutrition, makes this an essential reference book for today’s seniors.

    Herbert M. Schub, MD, Clinical Professor of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine, California

    Although The Best of Our Lives is wonderfully written and arranged, and presents invaluable advice for so many areas of our lives, there are little jewels of wisdom that sparkle.  There is a chapter that deals with the maintenance of a personal file that would contain financial information, including that necessary for our loved ones to manage our estates after our death.  I believe this to be one of the most important steps to take, especially as we age.  As a CPA, I have counseled numerous widows and widowers, or children or other loved ones of a decedent, who are beside themselves to manage an estate which has insufficient information to determine the assets, liabilities and other important information necessary to manage and close an estate.  You must, at a minimum, read this chapter.

    theguardian-xsmallG. Michael Dunlap, CPA, PC, Oregon
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