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Family Circle Changes

Family Circle Changes

I was having coffee with a friend recently, and we started talking about the bittersweet family circle changes that occur once your kids start getting married and/or having children. You begin to realize that you are no longer part of their “immediate family circle”, which is made up of your children’s [Read More >>>]

Amazing Boomer Adventure

Amazing Boomer Adventure is about two baby boomers who have chosen to embark on an incredible journey. They sold their house in North Carolina, and have started a two year trip around the globe. I met Linda and Joe when they were staying in Colorado for three months over the summer. When I heard their [Read More >>>]

Unvoiced Boomer Issues

There are two unvoiced boomer issues that need discussion. One issue affects all boomers, and the other is unique to single baby boomers. Both issues are top of mind for Kris, who is a 65+ year old, single woman. Kris is independent, very active and in a decent place financially. She pointed out two [Read More >>>]

Top Boomer Health Challenges

Boomer Health Challenges outlines the key health issues that are plaguing baby boomers as they age. Physicians are seeing rising growth in all these categories. While some of these conditions are unavoidable, many of them can be prevented or controlled by lifestyle choices. Below are the top boomer health challenges:

Boomer Health Challenges

Obesity

Obesity, [Read More >>>]

Lengthen Lifespan Reap Rewards

Lengthen lifespan reap rewards is the real life story of Betty and Harold. I cannot think of a better way to start 2015 than to share how this wonderful couple has embraced life, and extended their lifespans in the process. Harold is 85 and Betty is 84. They have been married for 65+ years [Read More >>>]

Baby Boomer New Lives

Baby Boomer new lives are become a growing trend. Unlike our parents before us, Baby Boomers are not content to sit around and get old. As a group, we are actively reinventing our lives, pursuing new goals, and living life to the fullest. Below is one example of Baby Boomer new lives.

Three years [Read More >>>]

Advice Regarding Empty Nesting

My Daughter Graduates College

Advice regarding empty nesting is something I wanted to share with you. Yes, it finally happened to me. Our youngest graduated college this week and is moving out-of-state. My kids are seven years apart, so it always felt like I had two, only-children, except at different times. After my son [Read More >>>]

Baby Boomer Lifesyle - A Real Example

Beer Tasting in Germany

Beer Tasting in Germany

I have a couple of friends who represent the new baby boomer lifestyle better than anyone I know. They live their lives non-stop, enjoying family and friends, travelling the globe, and hanging out at the beach. Their newest venture involves purchasing a catamaran and living on it part time. I’d [Read More >>>]

Confessions of a Recovering Baby Boomer Couch Potato

Most of my life has been comprised of stressful jobs, raising a family, and dealing with aging parents. It was easy to justify laying around and watching TV to “relax”. Eating sugary foods, drinking alcohol and having fast food also helped me deal with stress. Does this sound like you? Well folks, I’m here to [Read More >>>]

A Funny Thing Happened After My Son Got Married.......

My son met the love of his life and got married within a very short span of time. Within months they had gotten engaged, and then married within weeks after that. It was certainly an exciting time for everyone! They had a wonderfully small and beautiful wedding on a lake and it [Read More >>>]