Monthly Archives: May 2012

NYTimes: Older Faces on Screen Draw an Overlooked Crowd

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May 31, 2012

Movie makers are finally figuring it out.  We love to go to the movies.  We don’t have to pay for a babysitter anymore.  We love popcorn.  More and more frequently, movie makers are starting to gear their movies toward BA50s. Bravo! From The New York Times: Older Faces on Screen Draw an Overlooked Crowd Return Home
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Who Are The Sexiest Men Over 50? (HuffPost50)

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May 31, 2012

Take a Guess who’s been voted sexiest at 50+…you might be surprised. Who Are The Sexiest Men Over 50? (HuffPost50) Return Home
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Should You Help Your Kids Save For Retirement? (HuffPost50)

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May 30, 2012

The money story never seems to end. If it’s not worrying about college woes, then it’s worrying about your kid’s financial futures, even after they may have married and had kids of their own. When does it stop? And we haven’t even gotten to the big question: Will our kids’ ever live “better” than
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NYTimes: Marijuana Meets Moonshine

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May 30, 2012

Care for a little mary jane in your margarita? Have you even heard of this one yet? Apparently mixing pot into mixed drinks is becoming more mainstream, especially in California. From The New York Times: NOTICED: Marijuana Meets Moonshine Return Home
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NYTimes: Taking Calcium May Pose Heart Risks

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May 29, 2012

We are getting older and we need to make sure our bones are nice and healthy.  For many of us, calcium supplements have been the answer.  But now there is new research indicating that calcium supplements may lead to a greater risk of heart attacks.  Should you or shouldn’t you? From The New York Times: WELL: Taking
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Mom on Facebook – Video

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May 29, 2012
Mom on Facebook

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Eau De Sex

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May 29, 2012
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Why do women crave more sex in the summer?
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Boomer’s Choice

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May 29, 2012
Mom, I Love You

The longer you live the longer it will take to die. The better you have lived the worse you may die.
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Bikini Season, Again.

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May 29, 2012
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The idea of buying a bathing suit made me testy.
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She Did It: Cooking up a Dream

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May 29, 2012
Cooking up a Dream

She was standing in the chicken coop when it happened: “I think we finally got a cookbook."
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Surviving the Party Circuit

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May 29, 2012
surviving the party circuit

Single women over 50, know the strategies for surviving parties...
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Summer Music List

Summer Music

New music to check out for summer.
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BA50s in Italy

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May 29, 2012
BA50s in Italy

The go-to outfit for BA50s is skin-tight jeans, snug from top to bottom, no flares, no bells, no boot-cut.
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Hot Flashes and Your Finances

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May 29, 2012
Hot Flashes and Your Finances

Too many women have ignored their finances for too long, and we now risk running out of money before we run out of breath.
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Esalen, Wellspring of the New Age Movement, Turns 50 (HuffPost50)

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May 29, 2012

Happy 50th to a movement that sparked a whole new way of living. Some of the best things in life truly are 50-Plus! From HuffPost50: Esalen, Wellspring of the New Age Movement, Turns 50 Return Home
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Monday, May 28, 2012

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May 28, 2012

NYTimes: Hey, How Did You Find That Place?

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May 28, 2012

Are you overwhelmed by the choices on travel websites?  Are you looking for that unique hotel, that special vacation?  Check out these sites – they are known for their ease of use and specialty accommodations. PRACTICAL TRAVELER: Hey, How Did You Find That Place? Return Home
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Great-grandma: Ready to ‘lose’ my life (MSNBC)

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May 25, 2012

Bravo to Nan Wigmore who brought her walker to the NATO protests in Chicago. The 75-year-old packed her sign, “Grateful Great Grandmas Circle The Wagons, Support Occupy,” and rode on a bus for some three days, sleeping in the same clothes, to show her support for a transaction tax on Wall Street. A great-grandmother
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Beauty Pressure (YouTube)

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May 25, 2012

The theme of photoshopped beauty – something BA50 Publisher Felice Shapiro recently wrote about re: photoshopped beauty – is enforced in this message about the messages the media is sending out regarding what is beautiful. Beauty Pressure (YouTube) Return Home
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Boomers and Millennials: Who Takes the Punch?

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May 24, 2012

Did you ever think you might be competing with your friend’s kid for a job?  And that you might lose?  In this economy, that’s exactly what is happening.  Read more to find out who has it worse, the BA50s or their kids. Boomers and Millennials: Who Takes the Punch Return Home
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