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Listen to the quiet

The first warning came from my grandmother. I was 27, running through life. Not like there was no tomorrow but like I had to get to tomorrow before anyone else did. My grandmother gave me a book, “Slow Me Down, Lord”. I did not listen to the warning.

Could she dance

She was a 70-something, 5-foot something, silver-haired beauty with eyes that could carry on a conversation and a smile that could make a beggar give up his last dime.

Advertorial: 300 More Reasons to Head South For the Winter

As temperatures begin to drop up North, Southern Vacation Rentals is gearing up for the winter by adding nearly 300 vacation rentals to their options for guests to stay along the beaches of Northwest Florida and Coastal Alabama.

Advertorial - Snowbird season is almost here

Get ready for a sweet Southern experience because snowbird season is almost here!

Advertorial - Choose a sweet southern winter vacation in Northwest Florida

Dreaming of spending your winter in a warmer climate? Southern Vacation Rentals wants to help you find the perfect home, cottage or condo rental in Northwest Florida for your extended stay this winter.

Hamilton: Not a lunchpail town

A trip to the Hamilton area will soon convince you that there is much more there than steel-mills, bowling alleys and football.

The world’s greatest detective

Robert Fabian, who had risen through the ranks of the London Metropolitan Police Force to become detective superintendent of Scotland Yard, was popularly known as the world’s greatest detective.

Memories of London’s underground

All the hubbub surrounding Toronto’s expansion of its smallish subway service got me to thinking about the massive London Underground System with its almost 300 stations on 11 different lines.

Norfolk, Ont. mink farmers make Faces of Fur calendar

Sandra admits the anti-fur lobby is huge and recalls 450 mink being released by activists who broke into the cages on a Simcoe farm a few years back

Matilda comes to Toronto as part of Mirvish's '15-'16 season

Two Tony Award-winning musicals and a hit London play are among the productions in the Mirvish 2015-16 season.

Forever Young Information

Canada's Adult Lifestyle Publication

Life in the Boomer Lane; Floundering in the online dating pool

Feb 19, 2014 - 16 comments

Life in the Boomer Lane is happy to report that another friend has taken the plunge into online dating and has agreed to provide LBL with fresh material - click headline

Life in the Boomer Lane; Not fresh, but still ripe


...let us now attempt to make a correlation between extending the useful life of food and doing the same with older boomers - click headline

Woman to Woman: It could only happen to my friend Susan

Dec 27, 2013 - 6 comments

...when she isn’t having dates with men who wear antlers or slippers out to dine, Susan goes to weddings - click headline

Woman to Woman: Single older guys, where are you?


This writer is stumped and invites all older single men to immediately make yourselves known by sending information about where you are - click headline or photo

Study: sex keeps you young


The claim is that people who get lots of action look anywhere from five to 10 years younger than those who don’t - click headline

Butts and botox: what’s up?

Sep 15, 2013 - 65 comments

This post is for those of you who have your plastic surgeon on speed dial, or who are considering plastic surgery, or who are continuing to tell friends and family that you have had absolutely nothing done, and you don’t understand why your eyelids are no longer working - click headline or photo

Fisher Laughs: How attractive are you? Take a number

Aug 28, 2013 - 5 comments

If you are in a long-term relationship and you believe your partner looks like road kill, you have apparently forgotten to look in a mirror. If you are in a long-term relationship and your partner looks like Johnny Depp, Brad Pitt or George Clooney... - click headline or photo

With our looks, do they still look?

Jul 24, 2013 - 8 comments

...Let’s focus on a HuffPost report on a study by Harris Interactive on the weighty question of how physical attraction impacts on relationship stability. Please note in reading that this writer has played fast and loose with all quotes, statistics and personal integrity - click headline or photo

Woman to Woman: Babysitting date made in heaven

Jun 12, 2013 - 15 comments

Armed with my laptop or my iPad or my iPhone, I can be Boomer Grandma, able to leap tall continents at a single bound. - click headline or photo

Woman to Woman: What older men want (again!)

May 10, 2013 - 7 comments

...Solin also writes, “Women over 50 have far more emotional, sexual and intellectual depth than younger women.” - click headline or photo