Drove my Chevy to the levee

January 16, 2022
Drove my Chevy to the levee but the levee was dry. ~American Pie The other day I had a long update message from someone I knew 50 years ago. Half a century! A deep...

Holiday tips & ruminations to help brighten the holida

November 29, 2021
My Boomer blogger friends have some good holiday tips. And some ruminations. There's a little of everything but one thing for sure: you'll find something to enjoy in...

Reaching back to the carefree innocence of the past

October 11, 2021
Isn't this an eye-catching image? What I love most is the sense of carefree ease it conveys to me, at a time I really long for that kind of carefree innocence. That's...

How about an escape from the tough stuff?

August 29, 2021
This candy-coated image is of a shiny, candy-coated past. It's how I like to think of the Boomer culture we grew up in --because during tough times, fantasy can be a...

When the passing of a generational icon hits home

August 28, 2021
I can feel the excitement here, can't you? Connie Hamzy died the other day. If you're a Boomer, like me, you probably know who she is, even if you think you don't....

All the week’s buzz from Boomer bloggers

July 18, 2021
Typewriters would be clacking back in our old days, as my favorite Boomer bloggers express their thoughts this week. But today it's the almost silent click of...

How about some Boomer advice today?

April 18, 2021
I never fail to be informed, inspired and interested after reading my favorite bloggers each week. Here's today's batch ...this time, chock-full of helpful Boomer...

Boomers look ahead

February 28, 2021
The other day I ran across my diary from 1968, when I was a mere 17 years old. Besides the delight of introducing my almost 70-year old self to my teenage self, i was...

How we are coping, for better or for worse

November 22, 2020
I'd love to jump into this car and take a spin back to the past, when life seemed less complicated. Was it better? Maybe not.I just know it was less complicated....

The new normal and yes, some of the old, too. Or at least w...

August 16, 2020
Is this the new normal? Blogging now from our hometown of Rochester, NY, where we've decided to wait out the pandemic. After a promising early experience with...

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