We don’t have a good word that properly captures what early retirement is. Therefore, it's difficult to "fess up" to being retired while still young.
Unwritten guidelines for successful stays at Airbnbs, hard-won through 3+ dozen stays over the course of 6 years. Learn from my experiences and mistakes.
Prepare for early retirement with research, working part-time, financial projections, a goal statement, a cash cushion, and ideas for how to course-correct.