Dr. Dan Gottlieb, right, psychologist, author, and radio show host, is the guest on the May 31 Boomer Generation Radio program
Radio Show

BGR 5/31/2016: Dr. Dan Gottlieb is guest, speaking about love

Nationally known author, psychologist, and radio show host Dr. Dan Gottlieb is the guest on the May 31, 2016 edition of Boomer Generation Radio, to discuss the broad topic of love. About the Guest Dan [Read more…]

Blog

Sharing Loss, Sharing Compassion

This guest post to Rabbi Address’ blog is by Rabbi David Levin. How do you tell Dad that Mom has died?  This challenging question confronted old friends this past week. Compassion is such a difficult [Read more…]

Blog

The Lazy, Hazy Days

Memorial Day and, as we are told, the “unofficial” start of summer. I was always a little uncomfortable with this weekend. The program year has ended and the pace of activity within the Jewish community [Read more…]

Radio Show

BGR 5/24/16: Generations United and Medical Insurance

The May 24, 2016 guests on Boomer Generation Radio are: Donna Butts, executive director of Generations United, an organization acting as a catalyst that brings single-age focused groups together to build and support a common [Read more…]

London clock. Copyright ©2008 Steve Lubetkin. Used by permission.
D'vrei Torah

BeHar: Re-examining Our Priorities

Portion “Behar” (leviticus 25-26:2) contains a wealth of information on the Sabbatical and Jubilee years. Perhaps the most famous verse of the portion comes from 25:10. The context is a verse referring to Hebrew slaves [Read more…]

Rabbi Daniel Roberts, left, and Dr. Michael Freidman, right, authors of Clergy Retirement: Every Ending a New Beginning for Clergy, Their Families, and Congregants (Death, Value and Meaning) , are guests on this edition of the Jewish Sacred Aging Podcast.
Seekers of Meaning-JSA Podcast

JSA Podcast 2016-11: Dr. Michael Freidman and Rabbi Daniel Roberts, On Clergy Retirement

On this edition of the Jewish Sacred Aging Podcast, Rabbi Address speaks with Dr. Michael Freidman and Rabbi Daniel Roberts, authors of the book, Clergy Retirement: Every Ending a New Beginning for Clergy, Their Families, [Read more…]

David's Star (Patrick Lentz photo via Flickr.com, Creative Commons license.)
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Emor: The “Purity” of Living in An Impure World!

Emor, this week’s portion, focuses on the Priesthood and rules and regulations that concern their function as it relates to the sacrificial cult in the Temple. Purity was a major concern, as chapter 21 asserts [Read more…]

Sandy Taradash and her grandchildren at Disneyland, Anaheim, CA. Sandy says she bought each of them a t-shirt that matches their personality.
Baby Boomer Bubbe

Ride that E Ticket in Disneyland on Your 70th Birthday!

That dreaded birthday was approaching and I realized I had been 70 for my entire 69th year! The day after my birthday I felt so relieved that it was over! What was that anticipation all [Read more…]

Steve (left) and Marcia Plotkin (right) and Dr. David Laskin, (center) are the guests on the May 17, 2016 Boomer Generation Radio show.
Radio Show

BGR 5/17/2016: David Laskin, MD on issues related to stroke; Steve and Marcia Plotkin on flunking retirement

The May 17, 2016 Boomer Generation Radio show includes interviews with Steve and Marcia Plotkin on “flunking” retirement, and Dr. David Laskin, MD, on stroke-related issues. About the Guests Read about Steve Plotkin on his [Read more…]