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(adding more soon…) I am one of the few that love summer time.  I have one friend in New Jersey that despises summer.  My Nana said I was a true summertime baby, being that I was born in August.  August is usually New Yorks hottest month of summer.  Nana or my mom cared for summer either.  Mom...
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I got the awful call at 11:40 am, Sunday morning, February 24th. My father had just been found, unconscious in his room.  The details were all over the board.  Spring Oaks said one thing, ER said another, and then ICU another.  I went with what ICU noted, what was wrong with dad.  He had a...
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Let me start off with saying I think smoothies are great!  They are not only delicious but quick and easy to make.  And packed with all the nutrition that is beneficial for everyone, not just us boomers. As for us baby boomers/seniors, as we get older, we tend to not eat as well as we...
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Sadly elder abuse happens more than one would think. And it appears as though the numbers are rising instead of going down. It is unfortunate. Wikipedia describes ‘elder abuse’ as “a single, or repeated act, or lack of appropriate action, occurring within any relationship where there is an expectation of trust, which causes harm or...
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I would like to start my article by stating that I am not a doctor. Nor can I prescribe Medical Marijuana, (MM).  The information below is information I found during my research on the subject of medical marijuana.  Please keep that in mind when you are reading my article below Could medicinal marijuana be for...
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Did you set goals for the new year? I wanted to but couldn’t start. Like I didn’t know where to begin. In the type of work, I do, it is essential to have goals. Gives me something to work towards, but it was like, I didn’t know where to begin.  I was making it harder than...
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Nearly 40 million Americans suffer from Migraines. And most of those are women. The most primary types are those that have an aura (often a more severe migraine), and those that do not have an aura, (a more common migraine). I suffer from epilepsy and often times experience an aura myself. An aura for a migraine...
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I was out and about yesterday, I had a doctors’ appointment. I heard on the radio how Melania Trump, is the first, First Lady that wasn’t plastered on the front covers of a bunch of magazines for the holidays. Whether this is true or not, I don’t know. But figured I’d like to know a...
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From those I know personally, they either avoid technology at all costs or are very comfortable with it. Baby boomers have to get a basic knowledge because a lot of everyday life includes having to know some basics about technology. A couple of weeks ago I had to go to the Social Security office, and...
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Are you ready for Thanksgiving? I’m not! We’re not! I know this article is really late, my apologies. A few family issues have put us all in a BAH HUMBUG mood. It’s time to snap out of it though. Our next 6 weeks are going to be extremely busy. And I’ve yet to even begin...
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