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Retire Hoppy

Dec 13, 2018

Work is not only a means of income. It’s also a major source of personal identity. Not surprisingly, many struggle with discontentment after they retire. What are we to do―individually and as a culture―when work and life experience make conventional retirement a burden rather than a reprieve? To find out we turn...


Nov 13, 2018

John Wycoff is not your typical octogenarian. He defies ageist stereotypes of retired people slowing down, with nothing left to contribute to society.  What drew me to John was not any one thing. Rather it was how many things he’s involved with: social media, his website Retired Now What, his YouTube channel,...


Oct 16, 2018

When Gina was growing up, spending was an accepted and expected way of life. Unfortunately those habits resulted in the accumulation of considerable credit card and student debt. It wasn’t until she found her dream house with the perfect kitchen that Gina converted  to a frugal lifestyle, one that she shares via her...


Sep 17, 2018

Studies have shown that the trajectory of happiness over the course of one’s life resembles a U. But Roy and I think that it might also be possible that it looks like a J or even a W.

In our beer segment, we are excited to try a brand new beer style – a brut ipa which is  dry and effervescent  - as close to...


Aug 19, 2018

Today’s show marks the start of season 2 of the RH podcast. In it Roy and I break down our top 5 tips that can help you have a really good retirement.

In our beer segment I talk about my recent trip to Oregon which is known not only for its craft beer but also its production of a key ingredient – hops. Then we taste...