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Photography helps keep a boomer brain fit

Research shows photography helps to keep a brain sharp. The post Photography helps keep a boomer brain fit appeared first on BoomerCafe.

Return of the Blind Dead [Movie Review]

Return of the Blind Dead 1973, Belen Films Buy the movie Alternately released as Return of the Evil Dead and Attack of the Blind Dead (in Spain), Return of the Blind Dead is the second movie in the four-part Blind Dead series by Spanish writer/director Amando de Ossorio. I first discovered the existence of these films while doing an online search for […]

How a baby boomer breaks the food chain

Roz Warren suggests ways to eat better. The post How a baby boomer breaks the food chain appeared first on BoomerCafe.

A boomer examines whether time is real or an illusion

“This is the day, make the best of it?” Gary Carter explains. The post A boomer examines whether time is real or an illusion appeared first on BoomerCafe.

A love story for and about baby boomers

Author Judith Natelli McLaughlin writes about the love in This Moment. The post A love story for and about baby boomers appeared first on BoomerCafe.

Life for a baby boomer is an odyssey. So is love.

Larry Lefkowitz reflects on life and evolving relationships. The post Life for a baby boomer is an odyssey. So is love. appeared first on BoomerCafe.

Are we too obsessed with ourselves?

Baby boomer and premier journalist, Mort Rosenblum, looks at the world through the span of his working life. The post Are we too obsessed with ourselves? appeared first on BoomerCafe.

The lifetime age gap … like time in a warped bottle

Writer Evelyn Kalinosky looks at the gap in our ages. The post The lifetime age gap … like time in a warped bottle appeared first on BoomerCafe.

Barbie Doll from the Dime Store

Boomer Erin O'Brien remembers the world through a child's eyes. The post Barbie Doll from the Dime Store appeared first on BoomerCafe.

More exercise for boomers means less illness

A daily dose of exercise may keep you healthy. The post More exercise for boomers means less illness appeared first on BoomerCafe.

One last bedtime story from a baby boomer

Perry Block recalls reading bedtime stories to his son. The post One last bedtime story from a baby boomer appeared first on BoomerCafe.

Could this be the greatest '80s-themed cruise vacation ever?

Themed cruises featuring bands from the '80s aren't new, but there's a new one that has just been announced that will blow your mind. The '80s Cruise, a 7-day cruise to the Caribbean, will be hosted by original MTV veejays Nina Blackwood, Mark Goodman and Alan Hunter and …

How Spandau Ballet got its name ... and that near-miss hit from the '80s

It's Friday and many will be heading towards the movie screens later today to catch a flick. I know this much is true: One movie that probably is not playing in Peoria is the new Spandau Ballet film Soul Boys of the Western World, so for right now pacify yourself with the lost hit Only When You Leave.

The Year

I’ve gone back over that weekend in my head so many times, trying to pinpoint the exact moment the year began. I’ve decided it was the car accident that happened in front of me. The guy didn’t see the car … Continue reading ?

Podcast: Interview with Keva Rosenfeld from 'All American High Revisited'

Every blue moon, we get a clear glimpse back into the past and the '80s return to us completely in focus. Such is the case with the new documentary movie All American High Revisted. Basically, this "new" movie is actually a documentary from 1984, when director Keva Rosenfeld followed the Class of 1984 from Torrance High School in …

Annie Lennox to today's faux musicians: 'Twerking is not feminism'

God bless, Annie Lennox. The former Eurythmics singer finally took at shot at what passes for "musicians" these days and blasted Beyonce for pretending to be a feminist.

Back to the Future's 30th anniversary re-release to feature live orchestra

Whoa, Doc. This is heavy. When Back to the Future is re-released to theaters for its 30th anniversary in 2015, the screenings will include a live orchestra playing the musical score, according to the Hollywood Reporter.

Look at the stats: Billy Joel's biggest decade was the '80s

On a recent podcast, Steve mentioned "we never talk about Billy Joel - and I don't know why?", so let me jump in the fray to chime on the Billy Joel collection because besides the hits, there are other chestnuts out there like All For Leyna.

When Death Approaches Again

Survivors of the Holocaust pose special challenges for caregivers at the end of life.

Is It Really Dementia?

A number of conditions cause dementia-like symptoms, and doctors may have trouble diagnosing them. Still, the odds usually are low that an elderly family member can be made cognitively normal.

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