While just a footnote on the U.S. charts, Cliff Richard is one of England's most successful musicians having charted more than 125 singles in the UK since the 1950s. He is officially the most successful male solo artist in UK history, besting even names like Elton John, Phil Collins and Paul McCartney.
Invest in the future by donating to a crowdfunded project as a gift this holiday season.
When boomers were little, we had a plethora of toys. But we were the first generation like that. Here's some background. The post Baby boomers fueled growth of America’s toy business appeared first on BoomerCafe.
Do you want to stay young and agile? Get flexible, and get flexible by stretching. Baby boomer Mike McGuire shows us how. The post For optimum physical health, baby boomers need to enhance strength appeared first on BoomerCafe.
Bruce Springsteen has built his reputation as someone who was not afraid of writing an autobiographical song. In 1988, Springsteen's marriage to model Julianne Phillips was crumbling and his not-so-covert description of the breakup was the forgotten single One Step Up.
Last week I purchased a $10,000 I Bond, which is the yearly maximum allowed by current law. (This is a “per Social Security number limit.) You can exceed this limit by using your federal income tax refund to buy even more I bonds, but...Show More Summary
My Christmas bonus this year was a Target gift card and I blew it on these three ornaments earlier tonight. As you all know, I need ornaments for my room tree. You can plainly see in the picture what I got but I’ll recap for you. Darth Vader Star Wars ornament Frosty the Snowman ornament […]
Beyond Tomorrow 1940, RKO Pictures Buy it! This movie had an interesting yet somewhat dark and complicated idea. Three lonely old men end up meeting a young man and then a young woman on Christmas Eve and they all spend the evening together and become friends. The young people fall in love, the older gentlemen […]
Continuing with getting into the Christmas spirit, I decided to pick up a 4.5 foot pre-lit tree and set it up in my room. Hey, it was on sale for $19.99! Knowing that I only have two KISS ornaments to my name, I also bought some gold garland to wrap around it. I lost the […]
As much as I love Christmas, most of the holiday films I’ve seen have come from the 1980s or later. It’s only in the last year or so that I’ve discovered a number of great holiday films from many decades earlier. Some seem a bit forgotten and some certainly aren’t… The Shop Around the Corner 1940, […]
I’ve been wanting to write something about my wife for the last few weeks. If what I write comes off incredibly corny and sentimental, well, I’m giving myself permission to write badly. More heart writing. I met her at a … Continue reading ?
Meditative focus improves both your health and your business intuition says veteran consultant and author, Dr. Stepehen Josephs: “The benefits of mindfulness meditation do not exist in a vacuum; mindfulness meditation not only lowers...Show More Summary
With the ho-ho-holidays fast upon us, you may be looking for a special gift for a boomer friend. For the coolest designs to hit the planet since the sixties, you’ll find tees, totes, mugs, and more at the Feisty Boomer Boutique. The far-out, colorful prints go great with love beads and can’t help but keep [...]Show More Summary
Are Clint Eastwood's Dirty Harry movies a product of the '80s? Not really, they belong to the ages. But at least Sudden Impact belongs to 1983. Released on Dec. 8 of that year, Sudden Impact was the fourth movie in the series and the only one directed by Eastwood himself. And of course, it features the signature quote: "Go …
Would you believe that in the 1980's Mick Jagger was a single man? Well at least we know in 1985 he was Lucky in Love.
This week on Lost and Found, we'll cover some of the biggest names in music with songs that don't get played on the radio anymore.
Are you ready for health care? Not Obamacare, but your own health care? Many boomers are not. The post Baby boomers not giving health care costs enough attention in time of change appeared first on BoomerCafe.
If there is a single year that changed our generation and our world, it was 1968 and Larry Checco was there. The post The important connection of 1968 to many baby boomers appeared first on BoomerCafe.
When it comes to charitable giving, baby boomers - as a generation - lead all others. The post Baby Boomers are way more generous to charity than Gen X or Gen Y appeared first on BoomerCafe.
It looks like baby boomers in Australia are putting new demand on apartments, not houses any more. The post Baby boomers create new apartment living demand in Australia appeared first on BoomerCafe.