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Backyard Talent In The Age of Michael Jackson

June 29th, 2009 at 7:44 pm » Comments Off on Backyard Talent In The Age of Michael Jackson

Michael Jackson’s death has been the topic of many articles discussions and events lately. His genius legacy will have many of us  look even more closely at the talent emerging around us. Some of that talent is good and need our support. I was happy to see this insightful review of local talent from my […]

What Makes You Stand Out As a Baby Boomer?

June 27th, 2009 at 3:23 am » Comments (5)

We all know that baby boomers are special. But what makes you special besides age? This tree is older but what makes it stand out? Is it the color or is it how it continues to survive with that telephone wire cutting through it’s branches? I was just reflecting on how each one of us […]

What is Your Outlook Today?

June 22nd, 2009 at 4:52 pm » Comments (1)

Being a Caregiver

June 19th, 2009 at 5:32 pm » Comments (1)

      Cargiving can be dark at times but we must keep looking at the light in the sky. Our guest post for today is from our friend  James Armstrong. This article is a repost from last year. The first part of the article was also posted last year. You can review the article […]

Caregiver Blogs? Please Send Your Best Posts. Postive Points and Pleasing Humor

June 17th, 2009 at 1:16 am » Comments (4)

I want to feature caregiver blogs for a few days. Why? Because not only am I a care giver but many, sooo many baby boomers are providing care for a loved one. Many are doing inhome care,  site visits, or doing what they can long distance. It can provide a strain, both  emotionally and physically […]

What is Attitude Therapy?

June 12th, 2009 at 1:31 pm » Comments (5)

Just read a powerful post, five minutes ago, that was written by a fellow Boomer Diva, Debra Stokes. After I read it I came up with the term” Attitude Therapy”. I define it as the stuff we go through and see other folks go through that helps to provide therapy to our own sometimes funky […]

New School Job Hunting Tips

June 9th, 2009 at 4:58 am » Comments (5)

Here are some job hunting tips that reflect some almost drastic changes from 20 years ago. AOL’s Career Builder provides some interesting updates for anyone looking for a job these days.

Homeless Baby Boomer Graduates From County College-How’s That For Determination

June 8th, 2009 at 2:15 am » Comments Off on Homeless Baby Boomer Graduates From County College-How’s That For Determination

Many baby boomers are known for being resiliant, determined and super heros.  Well someone sent me this article today about a woman in Newark, NJ who graduated from Essex County College while she was still homeless. I am sharing this article  for two reasons. #1 It is powerful inspiration for anyone who is making excuses […]

Are We Spreading Lies Without Knowing it on the Internet?

June 2nd, 2009 at 8:10 pm » Comments (2)

Is it possible that everything we read on the internet is not true? Yet, how many of us may read something and believe it is because we KNOW the sender? How can we check out the facts? This issue was addressed today by one of the most prolific baby boomer writers on the internet, Martin […]