Taking A Page Out of My Grandmother's (and Mad Men's) Fashion Handbook

I recently told a friend that I wish I could live in the world of the AMC television series "Mad Men," and she looked at me sideways as if to say, "Are you crazy?" So, just to be clear, I don't want the desperately sad, repressed, where-do-you-go-when-you-take-walks-by-yourself?, everybody's having an affair part of "Mad Men." No, no. I just want the clothes. Oh! The clothes!! Okay, the clothes and the makeup. And the hair. And, sure, throw in the furniture while you're at it. ...more

I watch Madmen.  I find it creepy but I agree that the clothes are wonderful.  It ...more

I want to be a 60s child

Jennifer is pretty frustrated she was born in 1993, making her 16 this next Saturday.She'd rather the birthday read something like 1943, making her in her 20s during the love, sex and rock and roll 60s.We had just finished watching the History Channel's take on Woodstock, and we were both impressed, both with Woodstock and the 60s in general. ...more


I Am A boomer

This blog is about the issus and concerns of the baby boomer gneration. Personal opinion and life experiences add a touch of humor and nostalgia, ...more