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Bed Bugs and Your Upcoming Hotel Visit

April 25th, 2010 at 1:57 pm » Comments (1)

Many folks are getting ready to launch their vacation plans. Unless you are traveling in a RV, staying at someones house or hiking in the wilderness you just might visit a hotel. So I found this article insightful for doing an inspection of your hotel and things you can do to  protect your luggage. Now, […]

Facebook’s Changes-Can You Hack it?

April 22nd, 2010 at 4:24 pm » Comments (2)

Facebook has annouced major changes in their interface. Now most of these changes involve something called AP!’s. If you are a baby boomer like me who must define most technology terms before digesting here is a quick definition f orm Wikepedia. An Application Programming Interface (API) is an interface implemented by a software program to […]

Short and Easy to Understand Video on Skype

April 21st, 2010 at 3:49 am » Comments (1)

I was just on an awesome baby boomer site called The Baby Boomer Entrenprenuer. This blog is run by a baby boomer marketing, copywriting and business coach expert-Andrea J. Stenberg. Yes, this short post is about her post on Skype but please spend some time enjoying all the other rich information. I was very impressed […]

Baby Boomer Music-Leon Patillo

April 15th, 2010 at 4:31 pm » Comments Off on Baby Boomer Music-Leon Patillo
This entry is part 3 of 6 in the series baby boomer music

Baby boomer musician and minister Leon Patillo has exceptionally inspiring music. Read this short bio sketch below from Wikipedia: Leon Patillo (born January 1, 1947) is an American CCM musician. Patillo’s first musical endeavor was with the group Creation, later called Leon’s Creation. Formed in the late 1960s, Creation was a funk group similar in […]

Not My Boy-A Story of A Family’s Battle With Autism

April 14th, 2010 at 1:35 am » Comments Off on Not My Boy-A Story of A Family’s Battle With Autism

I know what autism is and some families, like a neighbor, who have a child with Autism Yet, like any disease you can sympathize but the day to day challenges are only known by the families. I was in my car this afternoon and heard only part of an interview on NPR with the father […]

Baby Boomer Music-Bluegrass Gospel by The Downings

April 13th, 2010 at 3:29 am » Comments Off on Baby Boomer Music-Bluegrass Gospel by The Downings
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The Gospel singing group called The Downings recorded a lot of great gospel songs. Here is a short history I found on a site called Southern Gospel History. The Southern Gospel group, the Downings, were a mixed quartet founded by the husband and wife team of Paul Downing and Ann Downing. Other founding members were […]

Baby Boomer Music-Andrae Crouch and The Disciples

April 12th, 2010 at 3:04 am » Comments Off on Baby Boomer Music-Andrae Crouch and The Disciples
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Did you know that Andrae Crouch has been recording music since 1969? Read this short summary from Wikepedia. Andraé Edward Crouch (born July 1, 1942, in San Francisco, California , is an American Gospel musician, minister, recording artist, songwriter, arranger and record producer He has been  playing piano and singing before he was 10 years […]

Boomer Time Music-Remember The Servant Band?

April 11th, 2010 at 2:05 am » Comments (3)

Ray and I are reviewing and listening to some baby boomer time music from various genres. Well, thought we would share some known and unknown LP’s. Some will be from our private collection and some will be from other folks. Yes, we admit some of the records we are attempting to record to CD. But […]

Ebay, Baby Boomers and Collectors

April 2nd, 2010 at 7:59 pm » Comments Off on Ebay, Baby Boomers and Collectors

It appears that many many baby boomers are buying and selling on Ebay. Now, some are doing the selling to augment retirement income. While others are seeking hobby focused collections. Whatever the case Ebay is one of the largest online auctions around. I found this well written, comprehensive article by Philip Moeller. He writes for […]