What About This Being A Baby Boomer Thing?


I started a YouTube page this weekend - and was scanning YouTube for other boomer-related channels - not much there except quite a number of channels that talked about Boomers being the "entitled" generation, being spoiled, having it all - what to do with all your retirement wealth ... and it made me think - How …

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Itty Bitty’s Moving


Hello my friends, I am in the process of transfering my wordpress.com blog to my new website http://www.ittybittyboomer.com - please check out the new website, and register there to continue following me while I'm in this strange time of transition! With any luck within a week everything here will be there ... Thank you! The Itty Bitty …

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Shades of Grief -Divorce


A week ago I alluded to my amicable divorce.   It still is, we are in agreement on all things and will be doing a no response/uncontested action.  Taking care of business.  It's a relief that my terms are not being questioned - though it's simply whats yours is yours, what's mine is mine.  But …

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Head Battles – WLS Journey – 10 years and 6 months later


  Yeah, it's been a while, but as I recently read on one of my favorite blogs, life happens.  And life has been happening. It's a never ending - obesity and head battles. And I am now half way in between the two weights. I often contemplate how I got my head into that  place …

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A Season Of New Beginnings


Spring is a time of renewal, rebirth - new beginnings - and in our family, there are two sweet new beginnings .... Last Saturday, my stepdaughter and her fiance got married.  We're waiting for the photographer's pics - but here are a few we've gotten from friends to start with! Proud Dad and Bride - …

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Peeking Out Of My Cave


I miss spending time here with my bloggy friends and followers - sharing experiences and thoughts with you and reading about yours. Life gets a little crazy at times, and I get caught  between sharing,  retreating into my little hole in the wall, or staring at the blank new post screen not able to focus my thoughts …

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Ha’ina ‘Ia Mai Ana Ka’Puana – And So The Story Is Told – Part 1


Ha'ina 'ia mai ana ka'puana ... is a line near the end of almost every Hawaiian song one hears ... "And so the story is told".  I love the sound of the Hawaiian language and how it translates!   You will hear this line towards the end of  this song (click link):   Brother Iz Panini Pua Kea. For the record, this …

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