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Unhealthy Habit #3 - Sunday, May 20th 2007 7:15 AM
The Late-Night Munchies    One of the worst things you can do to sabotage your weight loss goals is to eat late at night.  That was a major problem for me for...
Unhealthy Habit #2 - Saturday, May 19th 2007 10:02 AM
Your Eyes are bigger than your Stomach   Remember when you were a child and your mother told you to eat all of your food because it was good for you?  And she also...
Seven Unhealthy Habits that Prevent You from Losing Weight - Friday, May 18th 2007 6:44 AM
Are you one of those women fighting the battle of the bulge?  Well, if it's any consolation, you'll be glad to know you're not alone.  Thousands of middle-aged women...
The Baby Boomer Diva's Web of SHAME - Thursday, May 17th 2007 5:11 AM
This post is necessary because of an experience I had earlier this week with the general public in Durham, NC.  I have to say this was the one time when I was never more...
I Owe My Mother - Friday, May 11th 2007 5:25 AM
A version of this has been floating around on the internet for years but it's always a reminder for me of how I was raised the "old school" way by a mama who didn't play...
Mommy Facts - Thursday, May 10th 2007 7:59 PM
How many of these categories do you fall into? 55 percent of women are classified as working moms. 10 million women are classified as single moms living with children under...
Surviving a "Meltdown" - Wednesday, May 9th 2007 7:51 PM
1) Re-channel your frustrations.  When you are releasing negative energy guess what?  You’re going to receive nothing but negative energy back in return. Once you...
Time to Re-examine Priorities - Tuesday, May 8th 2007 8:35 PM
I never thought I would ever go more than a few hours without being on my computer. It has become an addiction over the past year. I would rather be on the computer than clean...
A Baby Boomer's Look at Death - Tuesday, May 8th 2007 7:58 AM
I was driving past a cemetary the other day and observed a graveside service.  I assumed the person who died was old because all of the people paying their last respects...
All Blogs are Not Created Equal - Monday, May 7th 2007 11:41 AM
I normally don't blog about other people's blogs but I came across such an interesting one today that I really felt compelled to share it. A 36 year old mom from Northern...
Beverly and the Baby Boomer Usherettes - Sunday, May 6th 2007 11:42 AM
I'm a member of the Women's Usher Board at my church.  I joined the group because I wanted to carry on a tradition my father started.  He was a member of the Usher...
What's Up with the Baby Boomer Drama? - Friday, May 4th 2007 3:08 PM
David Hasselhoff has become the latest celebrity baby boomer to show a less than flattering side to America.  In a video recorded by his daughters and shown on You Tube,...
Is it Gym Sweat or a Hot Flash? - Thursday, May 3rd 2007 1:56 PM
I just returned from another invigorating 40 minutes of aerobics at the gym.  This is the only place where I can sweat like a pig and not freak out about it being a hot...
Baby Boomer Men: Come Out, Come Out Wherever You Are - Tuesday, May 1st 2007 7:07 PM
Since I’ve been networking on line, this baby boomer diva has searched long and hard (excuse the pun) to find where the baby boomer men hang out.  Not that I’m looking...
50 is NOT the "New 30" no matter what the Media Says - Sunday, April 29th 2007 9:18 PM
Several months ago, Oprah did a show about 60 being the new 40 and 50 being the new 30.  Women who came from good "aging gracefully" genes flaunted themselves on stage and...
Show Me the Money! - Sunday, April 29th 2007 1:27 PM
I was doing a search online recently and came across a rather interesting site.  A company called NextMark (http://www.nextmark.com)  had released some statistical...
Two-Time Super Bowl Champion will Judge Mother's Day Contest - Wednesday, April 25th 2007 12:43 PM
He played for the Super Bowl Champion San Fransico 49ers.  He was a member of the fearsome foursome, which included Hall of Famer Ronnie Lott, Eric Wright and Carlton...
Mother's Day Contest - Monday, April 23rd 2007 3:28 PM
Baby Boomer Author & Media Coach Beverly Mahone has teamed up with Heal Yourself Talk Radio and Rebecca White for the First Annual Mother’s Day Contest.  This...
Cruisin with the Top Down - Saturday, April 21st 2007 8:49 AM
It was such a beautiful day here in North Carolina on Friday so this baby boomer diva decided to go cruisin’. First I had to wash the car because you can't style and profile...
Erectile Dysfunction vs. Urinary Incontinence - Friday, April 20th 2007 5:16 AM
OK...I need some answers here.  Why is it that television ads for erectile dysfunction in older men seem to carry a more attractive and sexy tone while older women ads...
Growing Older Thoughts - Thursday, April 19th 2007 5:27 AM
As I grow older, I realized that even the one person who wasn’t supposed to ever let me down did it anyway.   My heart has been broken more than once and it was...
The Divine Ms. Nikki G - Wednesday, April 18th 2007 1:54 PM
Once again, the Divine Ms. Nikki Giovanni has proven that she knows how to woo a crowd!  She's been doing it for nearly 40 years with her poetry and other writings but on...
A Mother's Heartbreak - Tuesday, April 17th 2007 11:14 AM
You can't be human and not feel some sense of the loss at Virginia Tech. Even though I don't know anyone there (except for Nikki Giovanni who reviewed the manuscript for my...
I'm gonna be in the NY Times! - Saturday, April 14th 2007 9:09 AM
On Friday, my hubby and I did a photo shoot for the NY Times.  A freelance photographer named Derrick was hired by the Times to shoot some pictures of us for an article one...
All Charges Dropped in the Duke Lacrosse Case - Thursday, April 12th 2007 8:06 AM
What a week for news and it’s only Wednesday!  After weeks and weeks and weeks of Anna Nicole Smith news, the announcement of the baby daddy news took a back seat to...