GoldenBoomers International

CHANGING THE PERCEPTION OF SENIOR LIVING

Solar Permitting

I investigated the purchase of solar panels, which ultimately, I did purchase. I am happy to state that in one years’ time, we have harvested 3,670 Kilowatts of energy. For … Continue reading

May 4, 2015 · 1 Comment

Ecotourism 101

According to Wikipedia, “Ecotourism is a form of tourism that involves visiting fragile, pristine and usually protected areas, intended as a low-impact and often small scale alternative to standard commercial … Continue reading

May 4, 2015 · Leave a comment

Turning Points

There are times when we seemingly trip over a turning point.  At times they are subtler, and we miss the clues. This is an example of one of the more obvious … Continue reading

April 27, 2015 · Leave a comment

97-Year-Old Masters Athlete

The twilight years are the best for me! I just get a kick about these folks who defy the odds and enjoy themselves as they age.  Here is the story of … Continue reading

April 27, 2015 · Leave a comment

New Faces at the Door

There are new faces appearing in retirement communities around the country.  Those are the faces of new residents. Perhaps they are seen by the older set as the young upstarts.  … Continue reading

April 20, 2015 · Leave a comment

Death Café

Before I bring up the subject of the Death Café, I wanted to ramble a bit about aging, life and death. I suppose that as we age, we start thinking … Continue reading

April 20, 2015 · Leave a comment

Baby Boomers Health

Just when I thought we might have an edge on health, I remembered that I had pulled an article out about a year ago that projected these numbers. They have … Continue reading

April 12, 2015 · Leave a comment

Intentional Communities & Continuing Care Communities, a Good Hybrid?

Surveys show us that the golden boomers are reluctant to move to stand-alone retirement communities. Even Continuing Care Retirement Communities (of which I am a proponent) are going to the drawing … Continue reading

April 12, 2015 · Leave a comment

You Become Better with Age

For many people, the idea of retirement means the start of a downward spiral. Personally, I think it is the start of what will arguably be the best part of … Continue reading

April 6, 2015 · Leave a comment

Older Entrepreneurs

I have been saying this for quite a while, but Molly Hensley-Clancy from the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette does a much better job. “When they picture the modern American entrepreneur, many people … Continue reading

April 6, 2015 · Leave a comment