How many times have you heard a man say, “I’m not sick”? They say it because they don’t want to be sick and, if they are sick, they don’t want to know about it.
Recently, LBL saw a reference to an “anti-bucket” list. This made total sense, so LBL began to think about all the items that she hoped never to experience in this lifetime.
People who deliberately choose to wear whacky socks are seen as having increased status and competency.
Life in the Boomer Lane is in Charleston, where Youngest Child and Daughter-in-Law have just produced their first child, after a mere 36-hour labour.
Life in the Boomer Lane has known several women who have been contacted by men who knew them as former boyfriends, decades earlier (in one case, at summer camp).
It’s tough for LBL to be sad when she thinks of Miki. There was entirely too much laughter and too much glorious mayhem that characterized their friendship. Of course, there was a serious side and the knowledge that each could tell the other anything and it would be all right. But it’s the laughter that still rings in LBL’s ears.
LBL discusses six ways your body apparently gets better with age.
Emotional stress can cause an "absence seizure".
If you're experiencing sudden back fat, nose hairs, and/or the tendency to double-book, you might be aging.