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A baby boomer’s timely Pumpkin Pie Recipe Poem

November 24, 2016

Can a poem be delicious? It can if it’s a poem about Pumpkin Pie. And in this Thanksgiving season, we…

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Remembering JFK, a time most boomers will never forget

November 21, 2016

Fifty-three years ago. Can you believe it? Fifty-three years since that dismal day in Dallas. Fifty-three years since a gunman…

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Gwen Ifill’s untimely death brings renewed focus on endometrial cancer

November 19, 2016

Gwen Ifill, the highly respected PBS newscaster,  died recently.  Ms. Ifill’s professionalism and leadership in the field of journalism inspired…

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A baby boomer has created a monster. Frankenstein, anyone?

November 17, 2016

The Boys of Summer are gone til Spring, but after the long-awaited Chicago Cubs victory in the World Series (assuming…

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One baby boomer’s dream come true

November 15, 2016

About a year ago, Laura Lee Carter told us about downsizing, so she and her husband could move into a…

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Baby boomers with something to celebrate

November 13, 2016

As baby boomers we’re certainly old enough and if we’re lucky, we have some fine family celebrations to fondly remember.…

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Boomers still remember the gas lines

November 11, 2016

This month is an interesting anniversary that baby boomers will remember: Nixon was still President, the Oakland A’s had just…

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A baby boomer shatters his fears at new heights

November 9, 2016

At its core, BoomerCafé is about baby boomers with active lifestyles. And they don’t come more active than they did…

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A boomer remembers being a short-timer in Vietnam

November 7, 2016

Of the many things that shaped our generation, the war in Vietnam surely is a big one. Dennis Kirban of…

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A troubled baby boomer finds his path to peace

November 5, 2016

This is a story that many baby boomers could write. We spotted it on the PBS website of our partners…

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