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What are baby boomers saying about retirement?

December 7, 2016

Retirement is a hot topic among baby boomers. For most either it’s close … or it’s here. Emily Cass writes…

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A Boomer Asks … Can I Trade This Body In On A New One?

December 5, 2016

We like what Los Angeles comedian Forrest Brakeman writes. In the past he has produced pieces for BoomerCafé asking, “Was…

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My baby boomer mother gave me a sense of adventure

December 3, 2016

If there’s one thing better than baby boomers with a sense of adventure, it’s kids who admire it. And that’s…

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A boomer tribute to the days of the Five and Dime

December 1, 2016

Nostalgia, anyone? That’s what you’ll feel when you read this tribute to Main Street by baby boomer and “almost retired”…

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Are baby boomers working longer and harder?

November 29, 2016

If you’re still a working baby boomer, do you feel like you’re working longer and harder? If so, you’re not…

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A Boomer’s 50th High School Reunion

November 27, 2016

The number is daunting, but every year, millions more baby boomers face it: 50 years! It was 50 years ago…

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A boomer’s life in a world marked by the ‘70s

November 25, 2016

Ah, baby boomers, we do have our memories, don’t we?! That’s what Akron, Ohio writer and newspaper columnist Sue Amari…

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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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