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Baby Boomer category provides info on older people. While some wont ever retire, these days baby boomers are using the idea of working part time, taking a career change for more fulfilling work, home business and finding new passions.

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Marilyn Katz

Do Older Women Have Enough Saved To Retire Well?

Retirement savings is a big issue with everybody. Recent studies and surveys have shown that women fall behind men when it comes to retirement savings. Why aren't...

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Neal R Warner

The Pride And Prejudice Of Rock And Roll Generation - The Baby Boomers

We Baby Boomers are unique for our strong identification as a generation. We are the first generation to not out grow that identification when we become adults and...

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Alice Lucette

Getting ready to sell your home? Before putting a 'For Sale' sign on the lawn, imagine the impression your home will make on potential buyers. They will be viewing many homes before making a decision

By: Alice Lucette l Home & Family > Baby Boomer l Jul 06, 2012
Alice Lucette

Exotic and tropical destinations don't always top the list of get-away ideas; in fact the buzz around town this season is about local attractions, weekend and day trips. Does this sound familiar?

By: Alice Lucette l Home & Family > Baby Boomer l Jul 06, 2012
Marilyn Katz

A lot of older workers want to retire, but realize they really do not have the income or savings to leave work behind right now. A partial retirement may provide a good solution for some of these

By: Marilyn Katz l Home & Family > Baby Boomer l Jul 01, 2012

As we go through each day, we find that we have become increasingly reliant on social media, smart devices and a host of other technical marvels for our interaction and communication. Every aspect of

By: Howard G Sadler l Home & Family > Baby Boomer l Jun 27, 2012

Senior travel allows retirees to have a fresh, brand new outlook on life. Gone are the days of waking up to commute to an office. No longer do they have to clock in to work and take orders from

By: Carrie T Roberts l Home & Family > Baby Boomer l Jun 25, 2012
Pat J Price

Retirement is a life changing event and it's not just the finances you have to consider. Are you ready emotionally and in practical terms for the next phase of your life? Planning for retirement

By: Pat J Price l Home & Family > Baby Boomer l Jun 25, 2012

As we age it seems like there are more and more medical and health issues that have to be dealt with. They can range from the simple like the fact that you move a little slower these days. You can

By: Carrie T Roberts l Home & Family > Baby Boomer l Jun 25, 2012

  Gardening is one of my all-time favorite activities. I spent this last weekend with my children out in the yard tilling the soil to lay out my seeds, and planting my vegetables for the year. I

By: Carrie T Roberts l Home & Family > Baby Boomer l Jun 25, 2012

For many people, as they get older, their needs change dramatically. Depending on a person's age, health and mental capacity, there may be many things that a senior just can't keep up with the way

By: Carrie T Roberts l Home & Family > Baby Boomer l Jun 25, 2012

If your or a close family member require care, a geriatric care manager may be a good choice for you. A geriatric care manager is a specialist in health and human services. They are usually trained

By: Carrie T Roberts l Home & Family > Baby Boomer l Jun 25, 2012
Carolyn B. Schweitzer

The Sandwich Generation is a growing population of baby boomers who find themselves squeezed between aging parents and children who still need parenting. As we delay parenthood while our own parents

By: Carolyn B. Schweitzer l Home & Family > Baby Boomer l Jun 16, 2012
Gary Pierce

When I first set foot on a sailboat I did not realize that a sailboat was actually a floating recreational vehicle...a fully self-contained and self sufficient home that happens to float. The idea of

By: Gary Pierce l Home & Family > Baby Boomer l Jun 01, 2012
Donna Stevenson

"Who are the Next Generation of Volunteers?" looks at the effects of demographic changes in our communities and the organizational culture, values and structure required to grow the next generation

By: Donna Stevenson l Home & Family > Baby Boomer l May 29, 2012
Sylvia Behnish

We don't have to go far in our search for the fountain of youth. It is within our reach if instead of thinking of ourselves as old, we think of ourselves as forever young by living life accordingly.

By: Sylvia Behnish l Home & Family > Baby Boomer l May 24, 2012
Sunni Patterson

Healthcare prices continue to escalate faster than the inflation rate. Implement these strategies to lower your costs, protect your health, and guard against medical bill errors.

By: Sunni Patterson l Home & Family > Baby Boomer l May 22, 2012
Susan Saunders

As your parents age, it can be difficult to maintain the same parent-child dynamic you've always had while increasingly taking on the role of caregiver. Whether your parents are enjoying an active

By: Susan Saunders l Home & Family > Baby Boomer l May 16, 2012

What if you could tweet your symptoms to a doctor and receive an immediate diagnosis? With the international medical community expanding their innovative use of Web 2.0, this might not be too far off.

By: Sara Rafuse l Home & Family > Baby Boomer l May 14, 2012
Marilyn Katz

Many baby boomers fell behind when it came to retirement savings. Can you still retire if you have not saved enough for a high income?

By: Marilyn Katz l Home & Family > Baby Boomer l May 14, 2012
Marilyn Katz

Plenty of older workers have to find new jobs these days. This can be a very stressful and frustrating tops. Learn about some new ways to repackage yourself, and some free online tools to help you

By: Marilyn Katz l Home & Family > Baby Boomer l May 13, 2012
Alice Lucette

If you're remembering the 60s and 70s as times of discovery, rebellion, and tenacity then you're probably a baby boomer (born between 1945 and 1964) and you already know that the boomer generation

By: Alice Lucette l Home & Family > Baby Boomer l May 08, 2012
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Marilyn Katz

Plenty of older workers have to find new jobs these days. This can be a very stressful and frustrating tops. Learn about some new ways to repackage yourself, and some free online tools to help you

By: Marilyn Katz l Home & Family > Baby Boomer l May 13, 2012 lViews: 84 lComments: 0
Neal R Warner

We Baby Boomers are unique for our strong identification as a generation. We are the first generation to not out grow that identification when we become adults and parents ourselves.

By: Neal R Warner l Home & Family > Baby Boomer l Jan 21, 2012 lViews: 82 lComments: 0

  Gardening is one of my all-time favorite activities. I spent this last weekend with my children out in the yard tilling the soil to lay out my seeds, and planting my vegetables for the year. I

By: Carrie T Roberts l Home & Family > Baby Boomer l Jun 25, 2012 lViews: 64 lComments: 0
Sunni Patterson

Healthcare prices continue to escalate faster than the inflation rate. Implement these strategies to lower your costs, protect your health, and guard against medical bill errors.

By: Sunni Patterson l Home & Family > Baby Boomer l May 22, 2012 lViews: 62 lComments: 0
Paul H Kemp

Many people work so hard for so long that they have no energy left when retirement finally arrives. Here are some easy steps to take to get back much of their natural energy.

By: Paul H Kemp l Home & Family > Baby Boomer l Jan 15, 2012 lViews: 60 lComments: 0
Marilyn Katz

Unemployment for older workers still tends to remain higher than the national average. It can be a lot harder for older workers to deal with a job loss. How can you make a career or job change after

By: Marilyn Katz l Home & Family > Baby Boomer l Mar 28, 2012 lViews: 58 lComments: 0
Alice Lucette

Getting ready to sell your home? Before putting a 'For Sale' sign on the lawn, imagine the impression your home will make on potential buyers. They will be viewing many homes before making a decision

By: Alice Lucette l Home & Family > Baby Boomer l Jul 06, 2012 lViews: 56 lComments: 0

If your or a close family member require care, a geriatric care manager may be a good choice for you. A geriatric care manager is a specialist in health and human services. They are usually trained

By: Carrie T Roberts l Home & Family > Baby Boomer l Jun 25, 2012 lViews: 56 lComments: 0
Gary Pierce

When I first set foot on a sailboat I did not realize that a sailboat was actually a floating recreational vehicle...a fully self-contained and self sufficient home that happens to float. The idea of

By: Gary Pierce l Home & Family > Baby Boomer l Jun 01, 2012 lViews: 55 lComments: 0
Marilyn Katz

Many baby boomers fell behind when it came to retirement savings. Can you still retire if you have not saved enough for a high income?

By: Marilyn Katz l Home & Family > Baby Boomer l May 14, 2012 lViews: 55 lComments: 0

What if you could tweet your symptoms to a doctor and receive an immediate diagnosis? With the international medical community expanding their innovative use of Web 2.0, this might not be too far off.

By: Sara Rafuse l Home & Family > Baby Boomer l May 14, 2012 lViews: 55 lComments: 0
Alice Lucette

Exotic and tropical destinations don't always top the list of get-away ideas; in fact the buzz around town this season is about local attractions, weekend and day trips. Does this sound familiar?

By: Alice Lucette l Home & Family > Baby Boomer l Jul 06, 2012 lViews: 55 lComments: 0
Becky J Downrose

Most people reading this will remember the great TV series, The L-Word, in one of the storylines, lesbian partners Tina and Bette have decided that they would like to have a child. They ask one of

By: Becky J Downrose l Home & Family > Baby Boomer l Apr 09, 2012 lViews: 53 lComments: 0
Marilyn Katz

Retirement savings is a big issue with everybody. Recent studies and surveys have shown that women fall behind men when it comes to retirement savings. Why aren't we women saving?

By: Marilyn Katz l Home & Family > Baby Boomer l Apr 09, 2012 lViews: 53 lComments: 0
Susan Saunders

As your parents age, it can be difficult to maintain the same parent-child dynamic you've always had while increasingly taking on the role of caregiver. Whether your parents are enjoying an active

By: Susan Saunders l Home & Family > Baby Boomer l May 16, 2012 lViews: 52 lComments: 0
Alice Lucette

If you're remembering the 60s and 70s as times of discovery, rebellion, and tenacity then you're probably a baby boomer (born between 1945 and 1964) and you already know that the boomer generation

By: Alice Lucette l Home & Family > Baby Boomer l May 08, 2012 lViews: 52 lComments: 0
Joyce Becker

The Baby Boomer generation is defined by its music. The music was more or less characterized by a style or a sound and the icons that created it. However, some boomers are still trying to live in the

By: Joyce Becker l Home & Family > Baby Boomer l Feb 14, 2012 lViews: 51 lComments: 0
Marilyn Katz

A lot of older workers want to retire, but realize they really do not have the income or savings to leave work behind right now. A partial retirement may provide a good solution for some of these

By: Marilyn Katz l Home & Family > Baby Boomer l Jul 01, 2012 lViews: 50 lComments: 0
Sylvia Behnish

We don't have to go far in our search for the fountain of youth. It is within our reach if instead of thinking of ourselves as old, we think of ourselves as forever young by living life accordingly.

By: Sylvia Behnish l Home & Family > Baby Boomer l May 24, 2012 lViews: 49 lComments: 0

Senior travel allows retirees to have a fresh, brand new outlook on life. Gone are the days of waking up to commute to an office. No longer do they have to clock in to work and take orders from

By: Carrie T Roberts l Home & Family > Baby Boomer l Jun 25, 2012 lViews: 49 lComments: 0
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Gary Pierce

Have you worked hard all your life and then found yourself suddenly single and over 50? Take heart there are many options for single baby boomers today...

By: Gary Pierce l Home & Family > Baby Boomer l Mar 05, 2012 lViews: 37 lComments: 0
Gary Pierce

When I first set foot on a sailboat I did not realize that a sailboat was actually a floating recreational vehicle...a fully self-contained and self sufficient home that happens to float. The idea of

By: Gary Pierce l Home & Family > Baby Boomer l Jun 01, 2012 lViews: 55 lComments: 0
Neal R Warner

We Baby Boomers are unique for our strong identification as a generation. We are the first generation to not out grow that identification when we become adults and parents ourselves.

By: Neal R Warner l Home & Family > Baby Boomer l Jan 21, 2012 lViews: 82 lComments: 0
Joyce Becker

Here in the politically correct 21st century, it's hard to imagine that women weren't allowed to vote less than a century ago. The 19th Amendment to the U. S. Constitution, which allowed people to

By: Joyce Becker l Home & Family > Baby Boomer l Feb 25, 2012 lViews: 45 lComments: 0
Joyce Becker

We baby boomers were at it again, rising in protest against the Man, showing our rage against the machine. This time we brought our sons and daughters along to the show.

By: Joyce Becker l Home & Family > Baby Boomer l Feb 22, 2012 lViews: 46 lComments: 0
Joyce Becker

The Baby Boomer generation is defined by its music. The music was more or less characterized by a style or a sound and the icons that created it. However, some boomers are still trying to live in the

By: Joyce Becker l Home & Family > Baby Boomer l Feb 14, 2012 lViews: 51 lComments: 0
Joyce Becker

After awhile, all of the doom and gloom in the air starts to wear you down. For us baby boomers, now was supposed to be the time that we've all been waiting for. And then came the financial meltdown.

By: Joyce Becker l Home & Family > Baby Boomer l Feb 11, 2012 lViews: 39 lComments: 0

The Baby Boomer generation changed popular culture forever. Take a journey back in time to a baby boomer's child hood in the good ole days.

By: Stephanie Farrell l Home & Family > Baby Boomer l Feb 20, 2012 lViews: 41 lComments: 0
Robert S Brown

Baby Boomers have protested, gone to war, conformed, worked, experienced some life, made money, used drugs and bought a bunch of stuff. Their houses, cars and trucks have gotten much bigger, cost

By: Robert S Brown l Home & Family > Baby Boomer l Feb 17, 2012 lViews: 40 lComments: 0
Timothy J Morris

When you look at this title, you might be thinking, "Thanks a lot, Captain Obvious! We couldn't figure that out for ourselves." However, unless you do a little thinking about what is ahead, some

By: Timothy J Morris l Home & Family > Baby Boomer l Jan 25, 2012 lViews: 38 lComments: 0
Jon D Hull

As the boomer population continues to age, the looming problem of elderly drivers will only get worse. Now we certainly understand that people need the independence that driving affords us, but when

By: Jon D Hull l Home & Family > Baby Boomer l Jan 22, 2012 lViews: 43 lComments: 0
Donna G Harris

Being a baby boomer and "family caregiver" is truly a tough journey. Here are five tips on how you can make life a little easier.

By: Donna G Harris l Home & Family > Baby Boomer l Jan 07, 2012 lViews: 43 lComments: 0
Paul H Kemp

Many people work so hard for so long that they have no energy left when retirement finally arrives. Here are some easy steps to take to get back much of their natural energy.

By: Paul H Kemp l Home & Family > Baby Boomer l Jan 15, 2012 lViews: 60 lComments: 0
Becky J Downrose

Most people reading this will remember the great TV series, The L-Word, in one of the storylines, lesbian partners Tina and Bette have decided that they would like to have a child. They ask one of

By: Becky J Downrose l Home & Family > Baby Boomer l Apr 09, 2012 lViews: 53 lComments: 0
Jeffrey D Loeffler

The year 2006 is the time when many Baby Boomers started to become of age for retirement. Those born between 1946 and 1964 started turning 60 years of age. With the economic down turn over the last

By: Jeffrey D Loeffler l Home & Family > Baby Boomer l Mar 24, 2011 lViews: 42 lComments: 0
Marilyn Katz

Retirement savings is a big issue with everybody. Recent studies and surveys have shown that women fall behind men when it comes to retirement savings. Why aren't we women saving?

By: Marilyn Katz l Home & Family > Baby Boomer l Apr 09, 2012 lViews: 53 lComments: 0
Marilyn Katz

Unemployment for older workers still tends to remain higher than the national average. It can be a lot harder for older workers to deal with a job loss. How can you make a career or job change after

By: Marilyn Katz l Home & Family > Baby Boomer l Mar 28, 2012 lViews: 58 lComments: 0
Marilyn Katz

Plenty of older workers have to find new jobs these days. This can be a very stressful and frustrating tops. Learn about some new ways to repackage yourself, and some free online tools to help you

By: Marilyn Katz l Home & Family > Baby Boomer l May 13, 2012 lViews: 84 lComments: 0
Marilyn Katz

Many baby boomers fell behind when it came to retirement savings. Can you still retire if you have not saved enough for a high income?

By: Marilyn Katz l Home & Family > Baby Boomer l May 14, 2012 lViews: 55 lComments: 0
Marilyn Katz

A lot of older workers want to retire, but realize they really do not have the income or savings to leave work behind right now. A partial retirement may provide a good solution for some of these

By: Marilyn Katz l Home & Family > Baby Boomer l Jul 01, 2012 lViews: 50 lComments: 0
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