GoldenBoomers International

CHANGING THE PERCEPTION OF SENIOR LIVING

Changes in the works for Goldenboomers…

We are changing! Our website will be down for a few days as we “pivot” and approach this next year with www.Goldenboomers.com in a new way. There will be room … Continue reading

January 18, 2016 · Leave a comment

Housing Trends for Goldenboomers

We’ve mentioned this before, but it bears repeating. From a Harvard Joint Center for Housing Studies’ recent report titled The State of the Nation’s Housing 2015, we are reminded again … Continue reading

January 14, 2016 · Leave a comment

What does the program “Shark Tank” and seniors have in common?

Ah, women and their purses! From the “entrepreneur at any age” column, comes this gem. Mix the T.V. program “Shark Tank” (where budding entrepreneurs introduce business ideas to a panel … Continue reading

January 12, 2016 · Leave a comment

A trip to Australia–by biplane?

In May of 1930, British Aviatrix Amy Johnson climbed aboard a fragile biplane named Jason and flew it from England all the way to Australia, a feat that was heralded … Continue reading

January 10, 2016 · Leave a comment

Elder Orphan, or How to Make an Age-Alone Plan.

No results found for From the Huffington Post comes an interesting concept, the “Elder Orphan.” Just who is an elder orphan? According to Carol Mark, Aging Advocate and writer of … Continue reading

January 6, 2016 · Leave a comment

A Twist on the Granny Flat Concept

Here is a twist on the so called “Granny Flat.” These are mini-homes that large enough for a senior to live in, while the family lives in the main house … Continue reading

January 5, 2016 · Leave a comment

The Wisdom of the Aged

The start of a new year means I try to learn from those who are ahead of me. It’s always a good time to pick up lessons learned from those … Continue reading

January 2, 2016 · Leave a comment

Lennar’s NextGen Home, a solution for goldenboomers?

An interesting idea…sort of an upgraded “granny flat.” Here is what Lennar says about their multi-generational home: “Lennar’s Next Gen® is the first home specifically designed for multigenerational living – … Continue reading

December 31, 2015 · Leave a comment

What are the benefits of Yoga?

I will be the first to tell you that I don’t do Yoga. I cannot do slow exercises without wanting to fall asleep. That said, there are scientific studies that … Continue reading

December 24, 2015 · Leave a comment

SafeTCard and Domestic Violence: A Solution?

Something near and dear to my heart and the Aussies have a great way to solve it. Domestic violence is never okay and the SafeTCard could be a solution. Want … Continue reading

December 23, 2015 · Leave a comment