The concept of polyamory as depicted on Showtime is a wonder to behold. What is polyamory? It's being in love or romantically involved with more than one person, with the agreement of all parties. Conceptually, it's about more than sex. It's about love. And Showtime got in on the game with a . . .
Do you feel that tinge of cool in the morning air that signifies the change of season? Autumn is a season like no other, a burst of colorful cool after a hot summer. And then, there are fall scents. Yummy fragrance of apple cider The single scent that screams fall is apple cider. So I've made . . .
...for just about anything. Including bad weather. Which is coming for some of us. Here's something timely: On the Survive and Thrive Boomer Guide, Rita R. Robison, consumer journalist, tells readers September is National Preparedness Month. Among tips for being prepared for severe weather or a . . .
Back in the day, powerful men were all-powerful ...and young, pretty women were super-impressed. Or they were supposed to be. Or--they became unwilling prey. Or they were both super-impressed and willing prey in a tradeoff that some of my fellow feminists want to pretend didn't happen. It is, in . . .
You might not have a cape, but you do have a super-power. Everyone does. It's that one thing that you do better than anything else. The gift you bring to the world, your family---even yourself. Today I want to know what your own super-power is. I have two: Writing and hypnotherapy. I've . . .
That is not my handbag. Well, actually, I call it a purse. Others say pocketbook. But handbag, purse, pocketbook-- no matter what you call it, chances are there's something unusual in it. Today I'm asking "What's the most unusual thing in your handbag?" Inquiring minds want to know! . . .
Some people climb mountains. Others conquer fears. Some battle major health conditions. And still others conquer themselves. In fact, one might argue that conquering any challenge requires us to conquer ourselves. What will you conquer? In the comments, I'd love your thoughts and for you to . . .
NOT A SPONSORED POST! Drugstore bargains get a bad name. I don't see any reason to spend a zillion dollars on branded body or face washes or even sunscreen. So here are several of my favorite drugstore bargains. Oh and one more product I really can't live without that isn't a drugstore item. But . . .
I'm happy to report that in boomer life, the beat goes on. And keeps on going! I've taken a mental trip back to the 1960s when I made candles using wax and crayon color poured in milk cartons. Only now, i'm making more formal candles with embedded crystals and flowers. They're absolutely gorgeous, . . .
My new line of healing candles with hidden (and visible) healing stones and flowers are just gorgeous, as you'll see over at A Healing Spirit. They smell great, too-- they come in a variety of scents (or none at all for those sensitive to fragrance). They make absolutely beautiful gifts for any . . .
Everyone's got a secret. Ok, maybe you don't want to tell a really private secret, but we've all got something most people don't know about us. So today, that's the question. What do most people not know about you? I'll tell mine after a few comments! . . .
If you had to eat one thing -- and one thing only -- the rest of your life, what would it be? The image shows my answer. What's yours? . . .
A portal to another world opens in front of you. You don’t know how long it will stay open or if you’ll be able to get back after you go through. What do you do? Sit with it a minute and then, I'd love to know. . . .
At our house we spend a lot of time shaking our heads at how the truth has become a casualty of U.S. politics. It is hard to believe how so many believe things that have absolutely no basis in fact. And there's nothing we can do about it because they lack the skill of discernment. How do they . . .
Make your own kind of music Sing your own special song... -Mama Cass Elliott Music is a universal language for sure. Since everyone's different, today I'm asking you to finish the following sentence: My theme song is..... When I thought about my own theme song the first one that came to mind was . . .
Today, let's finish the sentence "I am" with two words. Tell us who you are in two words and only two words. Whatever two words come to mind. For me, at this moment I am smart and sassy. You? Let us know in the comments. I am.... . . .
Everyone's got a pet peeve--that one thing that makes them go "Aaarghh!" in frustration. Maybe more than one. Pet peeve is a rather mild term, actually. Sometimes these things can drive us crazy and "my pet peeve" can raise our blood pressure. My pet peeve is people who have hidden agendas. Who . . .
Let's immerse ourselves in some inspiration and helpful information from our featured Baby Boomer bloggers today. So let's start with We take time to look after our physical health but sometimes we forget that our mental and spiritual health are just as important. May was Mental Health Month and . . .
When you saw that question, what was the very first thing that came to mind? I don't care what it is: a vacation, a big purchase, a career dream...let's hear about it in the comments! . . .
If I could be any animal, I might want to be an elephant in the bush: placid, calm and too big to be eaten. Not painted up and carrying tourists. Or maybe I'd like to be a beloved, well-cared for, cossetted and lazy house cat. If you could be any animal what would it be? . . .