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September 11, 2008 by Janet S. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Aging & Senior Health On September 11, 2001, my daughter was 18 months old. I lived 35 miles from my place of work, which in Los Angeles translated to a 1 - 1 1/2 hour commute each way, each day. ... Read on »
The Silent Rave by Janet S. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Aging & Senior Health Today I learned something new. I learned about the Silent Rave. Most of us know what a Rave is -- it is a big old warehouse party -- often all night and in the past 20 - 30 ... Read on »
I'm going to have to earn money til I'm 95... by Janet S. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Aging & Senior Health I just had an epiphany as a result of today's Wall Street meltdown. I may have to change my focus. I've been spending years writing about Boomers and 50 Plussers to help exp ... Read on »
Who's Time Has Come... by Janet S. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Aging & Senior Health A wonderful concept from the folks at Campus Continuum. How would YOU, at 55 plus, like to be surrounded by young, bright, inquiring minds, on or near a vibrant university ... Read on »
Just as we age, our homes age, too. by Janet S. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Aging & Senior Health Elinor Ginzler is a fountain of information and a delight to chat with. This AARP Livable Communities expert looks at aging challenges with enthusiasm. Her expertise? ... Read on »
Talking the talk 101. How the heck do I comment? by Janet S. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Aging & Senior Health Oh my. I've been getting a few emails from distraught readers wanting to know why their comments aren't showing up. If you are subscribing through Feedblitz, then you ... Read on »
Hold on! by Janet S. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Aging & Senior Health My mother is a 70 year old vibrant woman - really more of a 60-something in spirit and in ability. However, like many other seniors, if she's going to head out to the mov ... Read on »
Failure? Not so sure about that. by Janet S. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Aging & Senior Health I happened upon a broadcast radio essay yesterday and it was about failure. This particular writer preferred to celebrate failure over success because of the lessons and ... Read on »
So much to do and so little time! by Janet S. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Aging & Senior Health What are your resolutions for 2007 and beyond? If you don't know what they are yet, don't you want to figure them out? And if you do know what they are, what plan do you h ... Read on »
Thanks to YOU! by Janet S. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Aging & Senior Health A very happy Thanksgiving to all my American friends and an extended happy Thanksgiving to the many visitors and subscribers from all around the world. It is a very ... Read on »
Seratonins, Endorphins and Oxygen...Oh My! by Janet S. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Aging & Senior Health It's all about the Oxygen. Ever wonder why the less active you become the more weight you gain even though you haven't changed your eating habits? It's because the less yo ... Read on »
Forget your Aches and Pains -- Workout for 50 Plus Hits the Market! by Janet S. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Aging & Senior Health So you see Thanksgiving around the corner and holiday parties are just waiting around the corner and you are sitting there thinking..."Oh my. How am I EVER going to handle ... Read on »
Green, Red, Orange, Purple, Pills, Pills, Pills... by Janet S. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Aging & Senior Health Has it hit you yet? Have you started taking pills? Pills for menopause, blood pressure, diabetes, anxiety? Well, it seems that as you approach fifty and plus, all that ail ... Read on »
A New Resource Targeted to Boomers...Just in Time, Too. by Janet S. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Aging & Senior Health Ayayay. What to do? What to do? From shortbread cookies to latkes, cakes and chocolates, wine, champagne, egg nog... Oh I can go on and on and on. So much food, so little ... Read on »
Blogging Boomers Carnival #3 by Janet S. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Aging & Senior Health To read this week’s installment of the BloggingBoomers Carnival, which is filled with great info specifically for baby boomers, head over toMan-o-pause. After this wee ... Read on »
Feedblitz? Commenting? Help! by Janet S. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Aging & Senior Health Bloggers LOVE to get comments, but the 50 plus demographic still prefers emailing to publishing comments. As well, I get emails from some of you who are frustrated trying ... Read on »
Happy Chanukah Meets the Virtual Dreidel! by Janet S. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Aging & Senior Health A very happy Chanukah to all my Jewish readers celebrating the Festival of Lights! So who said it has to be all work and no play? The Dreidel Game takes a new "spin" ... Read on »
No Surprises Here. Age discrimination most commonly felt between 50 and 55. by Janet S. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Aging & Senior Health AECS, the Association of Executive Search Consultants, just published an article on the results of their survey on executives and age discrimination. Their poll of 294 res ... Read on »
Blogging Boomers Carnival #2! by Janet S. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Aging & Senior Health BloggingBoomers Carnival is a weekly collection of the top stories on the top blogs dedicated to baby boomer interests. The BloggingBoomers Carnival shows up each week at ... Read on »