May 7, 2018

Mom, Sears and Channel 8 at 5

You walk into Sears and proceed to the electronics department. Twenty or so television screens share the same picture, whether it be sports, talking heads, or […]
March 5, 2018

We’re boomers! We don’t want to miss out!

Lots of us work. Many of us are into encore careers. We spend hours each month as volunteers. Grandchildren are a joyful part of life for […]
January 24, 2018

Reboot. Retirement. Whenever. Whatever. We. Choose.

“There’s often a combination of excitement and anxiety as people approach retirement. The excitement comes from having more free time, but the anxiety comes from figuring […]
December 19, 2017

Mom got older while I was away

Bethany: Is your house on fire, Clark?  Clark: No, Aunt Bethany, those are the Christmas lights.  (National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation) For many families, holiday visits include […]