Dark days, dark days. It's been a terrible and tragic week and one in which self-care becomes even more important. I know that I can't take much more of this horrific atmosphere in our country. As I write this it's hard to think about anything other than the families of victims of the most recent . . .
...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 . . .
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, . . .
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 . . .
It's that time again--Boomers share useful information, wisdom and just plain interesting thoughts. Here's what's on Boomer minds these days: On The Survive and Thrive Boomer Guide, Rita R. Robison, consumer journalist, writes about how a review of your medications with your pharmacist can save . . .
No surprise here: Laura Lee Carter over at Adventures of the NEW Old Farts has been wondering how common cannabis use is among Boomers, and how that changes as we age. Here are some answers she came up with through Internet research. Rebecca Olkowski of BabyBoomster.com reinvented herself as a . . .
How are you celebrating the holidays? I won't say we Boomers are partying like we used to, but we've still got a lot of life--and a lot to say in this compilation of great Boomer blogs. SIGN OF THE TIMES Most people enjoyed the past week shopping, cooking, watching holiday movies on the Hallmark . . .
Save Save Boom! You can still see some of these vintage bugs so familiar to Baby Boomers on the road--the real thing--and it always reminds me of my younger days. It's my favorite time of the week--when Baby Boomers blog about what's on their mind these days. Today's post has helpful medical . . .
Close your eyes...transport yourself back to our youth....and then focus on this evocative image. Oh, that iconic VW van! It sure brings back memories! I'm not sure it was the kinder, gentler time of my fantasy but it certainly was a unique era. But on to reality. Some Boomer bloggers have stuff to . . .
After you've read some helpful and serious posts. I have a treat for you. The last post takes us back visually to the 1960s and it should bring back memories. Boy, I can totally relate to this: The constant bombardment of 24/7 news, especially since the ascension of the current President of the . . .