Like most stages of life, transition into retirement comes with its own rites of passage. A recent U.S. News artricle ("Retirement Milestones to Look Forward To, "March 2015) lists a few:
The first year of retirement can be full of excitement. As time passes, however you may feel unsure of what to do next. U.S. News article ("How to Extend Your Retirement Honeymoon Period," March 2015) provides suggestions for prolonging the feelings of excitement beyond those first few months.