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Added by Jay Lickus on October 1, 2015 at 5:03pm — No Comments


Baby Boomers,

Tomorrow is October 1st.  October 1st - OMG is it October already?  It's time for Oktoberfest!

I told you time moves waaaaaay toooo fast at our…

Added by Jay Lickus on September 30, 2015 at 7:50am — No Comments

Does Time Fly?

Baby Boomers,

How fast does time move for you?

That is a tough and very complicated question.

It has been a week since my last blog entry.

What happened?

I guess I…

Added by Jay Lickus on September 28, 2015 at 8:27am — No Comments

"Amazing" Shopping Mall - Biggest Building in the World

Baby Boomers,

Do you remember when shopping malls first came on the scene?  What a fantastic modern day invention.  Let's take a…

Added by Jay Lickus on June 4, 2015 at 9:56am — No Comments

Arthritis and Joint Pain

Arthritis and Joint Pain

With Coach Jimmy K.

Arthritis pain is mostly located in the…


Added by Jimmy Katsos on March 23, 2015 at 11:35pm — No Comments

Boomer Author's New Book

June 1, 2015, DÉJÀ VU, ITALIAN STYLE, my next Tony Morelli mystery based on a true story will be available on Amazon and other book outlets and stores. To kick it off, I’ve developed this Jeopardy Category Game at…


Added by Lou Macaluso on February 26, 2015 at 9:49am — No Comments

NINE-ELEVEN Frank Reagan(played by Tom Sellick), the almost too handsome Police Commisioner on Blue Bloods, often remarks, "Where were you on nine-eleven?" He says all New Yorkers will always remembe…


Frank Reagan(played by Tom Sellick), the almost too handsome Police Commisioner on Blue Bloods, often remarks, "Where were you on nine-eleven?" He says all New Yorkers will always remember where they were when the South Tower collapsed.

9-1-1 are the three digits you 'dial,' when you need help, and you need it fast. Media pundits speculated that the co-ordinated al-Qa'ida attack on the two icons of the West's financial prowess came on the eleventh day of…


Added by Phillip DeNise on February 24, 2015 at 2:31pm — No Comments


This new serial is about a metaphorical football, and I admit to not being all that sure that this one is properly inflated. There will be some really bad 'plays' called from the sidelines, and perhaps some heroic game-saving plays by a rookie...  or two. The ball is currently around mid-field, and everybody has their eyes on it. The two separate goals are unclear off in the distance, but everyone seems 100% convinced that this ball has been moving the wrong way. An injured player has come…


Added by Phillip DeNise on February 24, 2015 at 2:12pm — No Comments



My mother was the world's best cook. I'm pretty sure that there are many of us who feel that way, and I pity those who do not, or cannot. Before my Mom attained to this very prestigious honor, my paternal Grandmother held the title. When my Dad went overseas during WWII, Mom moved in with her in-laws, and the tutorial began. You can imagine all the psychological tension that such an arrangement entailed for both teacher and student. Further complicating things for…


Added by Phillip DeNise on February 14, 2015 at 9:16am — 3 Comments

When Is Your Memory Truly Forgotten?

“I mean, they say you die twice. One time when you stop breathing and a second time, a bit later on, when somebody says your name for the last time.”  — Banksy

While this quote was directly attributed to the graffiti artist Banksy, the sentiment is not his alone and appears all over the place, attributed to…


Added by Stefani Twyford on January 14, 2015 at 9:02pm — No Comments

Make a Difference

Many of you are familiar with the miracles and blessings our family has experienced over the past decade.   Faced…


Added by Dr. Douglas Fitzgerald on May 31, 2014 at 10:37am — No Comments

Cancer Survivor Heart Transplant Recipient Changes the Lives of Blood Cancer Patients

Cancer Survivor Heart transplant recipient changes the lives of blood cancer patients.

Every 4 minutes one person in United States is diagnosed with blood cancer.  Derek Fitzgerald, the first ever cancer survivor and heart transplant recipient to finish a full Ironman event (140.6 miles), has been nominated for the 2014 Man of the Year of the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society.

About the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society

The Leukemia and…


Added by Amy R.Beller, PhD, D.A.H. on May 3, 2014 at 9:34am — No Comments

An Open Letter to a Son

"In January, Boomer-Livingplus published the following letter.  It addresses the challenges of a Cancer Survivor and Heart Transplant Patient and the miracles surrounding Derek's fascinating story.  The response to the letter was overwhelmingly positive and…


Added by Amy R.Beller, PhD, D.A.H. on May 3, 2014 at 9:24am — No Comments

Living Among Friends (the book)

    I'm in the process of writing a book for Boomers that want to downsize, giving them information and a decision process they might want to follow to make them happier. My focus is on "aging in community", living a shared housing or co-housing where you have an ongoing support system in friends and neighbors.

    If you have a story about downsizing, good or bad, or if you are a Boomer considering downsizing, I'd live to have your input.

    If you have questions about…


Added by Chris Lambrecht on February 17, 2014 at 2:52pm — 3 Comments

A Key to Success – Mastery!

“Are you any good at what you do?” This is a question I ask my clients regularly – particularly when they are discouraged or frustrated with the lack of results they are getting.

“What are you doing to master your skills?” This is the next question I ask – not only of my clients, but I ask myself this question on a regular basis, too.

I take great pride in my commitment to professional development and continuous learning. I…


Added by Pat Mussieux on February 14, 2014 at 2:24am — No Comments

Heart Attack or Magic Beans?

More than once I have stopped by the emergency room fearing I am having a heart attack. Symptoms have included tightness or sharp pains in my chest, shortness of breath, fatigue, dizziness, and/or a pressure sensation in my jaw.

As women, we are told to pay attention to any irregular symptoms like these and get them checked out because heart disease is the number one killer of women and can easily go…


Added by jan brehm on February 10, 2014 at 9:27am — No Comments

Milestones Are Not Set in Stone

If you've recently celebrated a landmark birthday, you may be thinking about the milestones in your life. Crossing from one personal decade into another is a significant event and takes on a life of its own. Connecting with friends who are also making this transition can help focus on what you've gained over the years – memories, perspective, wisdom – rather than on what you've lost – agility, some energy, your youth!

Even though the signpost for an event may be firmly planted and…


Added by Sandwiched Boomers on February 8, 2014 at 10:52pm — No Comments

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