Back in time with a 1967 Trans Am

February 4, 2024
Just seeing one of these (now) ancient Pontiac Firebird Trans Ams immediately transports me to the late 60s and the teen scene. Seems like all the hot boys had these...

Boomers at the holidays

December 16, 2023
Do you remember those TVs? And that wallpaper? How did we ever think designs like that were attractive? But still, there's a certain warm nostalgia images like this...

Fall is here. Definitely.

November 5, 2023
Can you feel it? For sure I feel the brand new time change! This striking glass mobile took my breath away during a visit to the Corning Museum of Glass last week...

And just like that, fall is here

September 24, 2023
Isn't it nice to feel the fall chill in the air? At least here in northern California, it's happening. And also happening is life for our Best of Boomer bloggers....

Whatcha doin’ on these hot summer nights?

August 6, 2023
The hot summer nights of August are upon us--who could believe summer break is almost over for many kids (and parents). And yes, talk about hot--some of you have...

How about some first of summer baby boom tidbits?

June 18, 2023
What do you see when you look at this image? I like to remember how simple life was back in the baby boom days.  A couple of TV channels. Rock and roll on a...

Why don’t you join our Boomers for some good reading?

April 30, 2023
It's a small group this week, with some folks on vacay or brief break and even time off to solve a computer hack. Yikes! But that doesn't mean our Boomers still...

How about a visit to the virtual soda fountain?

March 27, 2023
Yes, a soda fountain. Do you remember them? I do remember real soda fountains and if you're my age, you do, too. They exude the innocence of our youth, which I...

Like fine vintage wines, we get better with age

January 29, 2023
We Boomers are old enough to be considered vintage. Like this car, maybe? But we have some treats for you this week! My turn to host the weekly Boomer blogger...

Retro holiday reminiscences & our favorite Boomers wei...

December 12, 2022
I love this retro holiday scene that has to be familiar to some of us early Baby Boomer because it looks like a card from a bygone era, doesn't it? And oh, how I long...

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