At what age should you give up wearing blue jeans?

At what age do you think studies show you should stop wearing blue jeans? I say whenever belly fat starts to get to you.  Or when people look at you like you are on the show "What not to wear".

The OTHER sandwich generation

            The phenomenon of the sandwich generation is not new and has been thoroughly studied.  I cannot think of a peer that does not have both a parent over 65 and a dependent child at home.  ...more

Five Things Boomers Can Learn From Millennials

via Splitshire Our millennial kids can be frustratingly stubborn....more

What Wisdom, Where?

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What Different Generations Want in the Workplace

I always say that the thing that surprised me the most about owning a business was just how much goes in to keeping up a positive work environment. I am so fortunate to work with a very kind, hard-working team, but, as in every office, the key is to make sure everyone remains kind and hard-working. Between scheduling time off for vacations, salary raise requests, and general business suggestions, there’s a lot to tend to that doesn’t have much to do with your actual business, but everything to do with your employees....more

The Next Big Supplement Market: Move over Baby Boomers, Generation Y Is Here

Baby Boomers or those who were born during the post World War II baby boom between 1946 and 1964 have been the focus of the nutritional supplement manufacturing industry for a long time now. But times, they are a changing. The health supplement industry has now found a newer, stronger market in Gen Y. It’s time for the Baby Boomers to give way....more

The Pros and Cons of Being Over 50

I'm getting old and there's no mistaking it. I don't like it much, not the physical part of getting old anyway. I don't mind much the life experiences I've had that come with living a full life, but this aging thing bites....more
Awesome Post Karen!  Perhaps I will write a recall to all those questions of what are age spots, ...more

That *%#& Baby Boomer Label!

Ugh. I hate being called a Baby Boomer.  Number one - I am not a baby, but a grown woman, thank you very much. With a birthday racing forward in the shortest month - the one crammed with holidays. My fridge calendar for February will be inked with a Super Bowl get together, wistful notations of New Orleans parades I'll miss, Valentine's Day, and my birthday, all squished between dentist appointments and college campus visits and deadlines for scholarship applications.  ...more
Camay, SweetTarts, banana seat bikes. Head-clacking Pez dispensers and candy necklaces, the bike ...more

What we crave: Meaning, Belonging & Self-Expression

We've been hearing about irony's imminent death since 2001, although so far it hasn't happened. But after listening to The Takeaway's recent show titled "The End of Irony?" I think popular culture is finally due for a resurgence in sincerity....more

Baby Boomer Brains Process Ads Differently: New Research

Companies have been aiming their marketing to people over 60 in very specific but perhaps unsuccessful ways, based on assumptions that may not be valid....more