Writer Carrier Slocomb's new book takes place in 1640 off Rhode Island’s Narragansett coast.
Boomers Carol and Paul Viau share great travel ideas.
One of the musical groups every baby boomer remembers is The Beach Boys. They were Fun, Fun, Fun (til her Daddy took the T-Bird away). Well now there’s a movie about the founder of this mostly family rock group, and [...]
I called the national Social Security phone line last week to discuss survivor benefits. (More on that later.) Of course, the person I spoke with could not actually process my claim. Instead, he had to schedule a future telephone appointment to do that, with my local Social Security office. Show More Summary
Best selling author Daniel Silva shares an excerpt from his 15th thriller, The English Spy.
Mencer Donahue Edwards grew up attending Charleston's historic Emmanuel A.M.E. Church.
Writer Eric Mondschein recalls a time when TV was new and cartoons were good.
Steps toward healing from psychologist and author Diana Raab.
I finally got busy this week doing a lot of work on my retirement spending plan. This has been a work in progress for several years as I have acquired TIPS and I-Bonds as part of my Failsafe Retirement Plan grand strategy. But interesting...Show More Summary
Former ad man Paul Viau bids farewell to the golden advertising age.
BoomerCafé's David Henderson explains how to get smart about smartphones.
My siblings and I are trying to encourage and help our mother move out of the Florida house where she has lived for twenty-five years and relocate to a senior independent living community in Virginia. (Truth be told, most of this burden...Show More Summary
Erin O'Brien celebrates growing up at Redondo Beach, California.
Retired newspaperman Garret Mathews has some ideas for a grave marker.
Marcia Smalley reflects on summertime nights when fireflies lit her world.
There are programs designed to give jobs to people our age.
Reiner Lomb reflects on a lesson he learned from his father.
Susan and I are back in Nashville after a weekend in The Villages. The Villages is the world’s largest community for 55+ adults. There are over 100,000 retirees living there. My father is one of them. He turned 90 this past week and his family gathered to celebrate this milestone birthday. Show More Summary
Writer Fred Arnow examines the impact the world has had on baby boomers.
We all have heroes in our lives. Maybe a teacher, a mentor, a parent, or even a child fits that bill. I have several. I must confess, I like strong women and many of my super heroes are just that, strong women. I’ve learned a lot from them and I still do. Show More Summary