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! . . .