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At Halloween: Who Says the Dead Can’t Speak?

By Iris Ruth Pastor When you have kids, you plan their birthday parties, organize grill-outs with neighbors and throw baby showers. Then comes more time behind you than ahead. After attending a third funeral in less than a month, fresh in my mind was the grief and the logistics of death. Surely there is room for some originality and humor.

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What’s Halloween Without the Monster Mash?

What’s Halloween Without the Monster Mash?

Posted in Blog, Legacy

By Dave Price If you’re a Baby Boomer and you have a favorite Halloween song, chances are that tune is the self-proclaimed graveyard smash “The Monster Mash.” Of course, in the 55 years since it was first released, Halloween enthusiasts and music fans of all generations have learned to...

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50 Years Later: The Legacy of the Summer of Love

50 Years Later: The Legacy of the Summer of Love

Posted in Blog, Boomer Life, Legacy

In our final post on the Summer of Love, 50 Years Later series, Dave Price explores the hippie culture, lifestyle and influence that survived and left a legacy of that summer in San Francisco back in 1967.

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Lessons Learned: The Story Behind the Classic Book Tuesdays With Morrie

Tuesdays with Morrie is recognized as one of the most popular books on how to live your life with understanding and face your death with dignity. Dave Price recounts what Albom and Koppel had to say about their experiences with Morrie, his advice, and the book itself.

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Summer of Love: A Valiant Attempt at a Utopia of Peace and Love Ends in Disillusionment and Despair

Summer of Love: A Valiant Attempt at a Utopia of Peace and Love Ends in Disillusionment and Despair

Posted in Blog, Boomer Life, Legacy

In our continuing series on the Summer of Love – 50 Year Later, Dave Price explores the fall of 1967 where the hope and optimism of the giddy early days of the Summer of Love in San Francisco were shifting to a colder season of disillusionment and despair.

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Summer of Love 50 Years Later: Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band

Summer of Love 50 Years Later: Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band

Posted in Blog, Boomer Life, Legacy

In this week’s post on the Summer of Love – 50 years later, Dave Price examines what quickly became the soundtrack of the Summer of Love – Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band by the Beatles.

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