August 25, 2016
ENCORE OPPORTUNITY: Be the Go-To for Encore!
We are busy building the Encore movement here in Grand Rapids and our Encore Network is taking hold. Each time we meet as a network, new members join the mix...
July 08, 2016
A Path to Purpose
Since becoming an Encore Fellow, I’ve come across a few blogs and books which contained the author’s formula for successful aging. I thought I’d add my own...
May 24, 2016
Boomers With A Mission
We’re not exactly a quiet generation – far from it. We’re called “boomers” and for good reason. We exploded into this world during the halcyon, post-World War...
April 28, 2016
Beautiful People in the Second Half of Life
Becoming part of the Encore movement has truly been a gift to me. I am experiencing and understanding the beauty of aging in new and significant ways, and I...
February 15, 2016
The Miracle of "The Medical Mile"
When the address “100 Michigan Street” flashes on my Uber App Screen, I head west up what some locals call “Pill Hill” and can’t help but think about my first...
January 21, 2016
We're Looking for Guest Bloggers
Interested in seeing your writing right here? We’d love to make it happen. Individuals who have experience in writing in various contexts are invited to be a...
December 19, 2015
Stack Up Good Reads for Your Book Club
When the cold weather hits, I find that there is nothing better to do than bond with friends over a good book. Of course, adding a little food and wine (and...
December 07, 2015
Top Ten Reasons to Love Encore GR!
Pinch me now! Am I dreaming or have I found my true home in the work of the Encore movement? Here are the top ten reasons why I love it and you will, too! 1....