Who are we? A group of blogging boomers who take turns sharing our best posts at each of our sites weekly.
This week is my turn, so let’s get started!
Over at Modern Senior, Amy has put together a list of Winter Safety Tips to help you survive the last few months of winter. Go find out how to donate to help those who are having trouble paying their heating and utility bills.
Scientists continue studying all aspects of Alzheimer’s and other forms of dementia. However, the memoir remains one of the best ways for caregivers to learn how to manage the day-to-day challenges of memory loss. Karen over at “The Generation Above Me” shares her insights about a new memoir: “Inside the Dementia Epidemic” by Martha Stettinius.
On The Survive and Thrive Boomer Guide, Rita R. Robison, consumer journalist, writes about federal action against a company that exaggerated claims for its LED light bulbs. Robison is confused about buying the new light bulbs and her article offers links to resources to help you, if you’re confused, too.
Bart Drolenga of The Highway Is My Home spoke this week with guitar wizard Jan Kuiper about improvisation and meditation. Jan Kuiper is not only one of the best jazz guitar improvisators around, he is also a yoga teacher.
Has anyone else fallen into the new, modern bad habit of binge-watching TV programs on Netflix or cable? Tom Sightings admits he has started in on a particular program, and is completely hooked. Find out how Tom is wallowing in the comedy and drama of other people’s lives over at My Guilty Pleasure.
And now for a word from our sponsor…ME!
Ever since Mike and I decided to say goodbye to this metro area (Fort Collins, CO) and move south to a much less populated area, I have been giving a lot of thought to that crazy word ‘retirement.’
Here are a few of my thoughts on: ‘What are you retiring from?’