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Sittin’ on the Dock of the Bay, Fairhope Style

A short drive from New Orleans is an old, but reinvigorated, destination for weekend getaways. In Fairhope, Alabama, the more things change, the more they stay the same. Well, sorta. For almost two centurie...

10 Local Ways to Better the Environment

We’ve all read about what we can do to help conserve and recycle to better the world for future generations, but what can you start doing right now, today? Below are ten ways New Orleanians can do their part.  ...

10 Tips for Re-entering the Workforce

There are many reasons that men and women in their 50s and older return to the workforce after an absence: children leaving the nest, changes in finances, illness or death of a spouse, divorce, or just plain de...

A Well Tempered Boutte

John Boutte hadn’t recorded a new album in a few years, but the passing of time and personal tragedies haven’t diminished his vision. New Orleans must be heaven because the city is filled with the voices of an...

Swimming as Exercise

Swimming isn’t just a fun summer activity. It can be a great exercise for both the mind and body of Boomers. Swimming is often called the world’s perfect exercise. And why not? You don’t have to be a professio...

Summer Camp Isn’t Just for Kids Anymore

Now that you don’t have to worry about sending your own kids to summer camp, it’s your turn. But the best part about being an adult summer camper is that you don’t actually have to wait until summer vacation ...

Enjoy these fun events around NOLA!

By Nola Boomers Staff, Revised February 2019 Museums and Exhibits Tuesday Museum Highlights Tour New Orleans Museum of Art. NOMA docents guide visitors on hour-long tours of either the permanent collecti...

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