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I miss the days when I was a shade tree mechanic.

I found myself at the doctor’s office today getting scrips for some standard refills. The doctor was with another patient, but rather than sit in the reception area waiting, Jorge, Dra. Candy’s husband, asked me to follow him to his ̷...
by Going Like Sixty on Jan 9, 2015

Costa Rican American Beauty

One of the most memorable movies posters ever was for American Beauty starring Kevin Spacey and this chick… I spent the day cleaning bracts – they are not flowers, says my blog buddy, Susan out of the pool On a Bougainvillea, the …...
by Going Like Sixty on Jan 7, 2015

We Know Who We Want to Be When We Grow Up

Nancy and I have decided we know who we want to be when we grow up. Victoria Nancy has decided she wants to be Victoria… our eye doctor. This is quite a change for Nancy because she has said in … Continue reading → Heres some old f...
by Going Like Sixty on Jan 1, 2015

SBSB WISHES YOU A MERRY CHRISTMAS AND HAPPY HEALTHY 2015

SUPER BODY SUPER BRAIN MICHAEL GONZALEZ-WALLACE LAUNCHES HIS PROGRAM SBSB IN ASIA...
by SUPER BODY, SUPER BRAIN on Dec 25, 2014

Atenas Loses Goodwill Ambassadors

Tom and Kay Costello have sold their iconic Kay’s Gringo Postres and will be returning to the U.S. to be closer to family. The Costello’s came to Costa Rica 12 years ago and opened Kay’s Gringo Postres which quickly became … C...
by Going Like Sixty on Dec 18, 2014

How to be good at everything

Some people absolutely breeze through life, don’t they? You know the sort: good looking types, charm oozing out of them, winning smiles, careers on an ever-upward trajectory, brilliant at sport, DIY, cooking, building homes with bare hands, fix...
by Going Like Sixty on Dec 16, 2014

Costa Rica Christmas Club: Teak

Today a Tico cashed in his Christmas Club… he cut down a teak tree across the road from our house and in the farmer’s fence row. He’s been harvesting the trees ever since we moved here – about this time … Continue readin...
by Going Like Sixty on Nov 15, 2014

Video Games Proven to Be Beneficial for Geezers

Earlier this year, a report from The Guardian claimed that there’s a rise among what they call “Silver Gamers,” otherwise known as video game enthusiasts who encompass the entire age group known as “older people.” But wh...
by Going Like Sixty on Nov 13, 2014

SMART Living Features Best of Boomer Blogs

This week for the first time SMART Living 365 is hosting The Best of Boomer Blogs #379. My links have been featured on each of the blogs listed below during the last month and I’m happy (and grateful) to now share these … Continue reading &...
by SMART Living 365 on Nov 3, 2014

No Same Day Loans In Costa Rica

Choosing A Same Day Loan In An Emergency When people are having a financial emergency, they are able to choose a same day payday loan that is going to help cover the expenses that have been flooding in. Many people … Continue reading → H...
by Going Like Sixty on Oct 30, 2014

Bingo is a great community event

Bingo and Fun can only be found together at Game Village Bingo I have been hooked onto bingo and since I have started playing bingo I’ve learned my Spanish numbers better. So I’ve also looked online… The onli...
by Going Like Sixty on Oct 10, 2014

Dogs with Cones Classic – Dog Cone Lamp

Now this is clever and I want one… … Continue reading → Heres some old fun posts Cone of Shame Classic – Licker Prevention Cone of Shame Classic Blog for Sale: $11 obo Cone of Shame Classic – Flower Pot Dog Cone of Sha...
by Going Like Sixty on Oct 10, 2014

Five Best Walter Becker Guitar Moments: Steely Dan Sunday

Preston Frazier selects a handful of instances where Steely Dan guitarist Walter Becker shines. The post Five Best Walter Becker Guitar Moments: Steely Dan Sunday appeared first on Something Else!.
by Something Else Reviews on Oct 5, 2014

Traición conyugal: Her Husband’s Betrayal (TV) (2013) BRrip

Sinopsis: Cathy comienza una nueva etapa en su vida cuando decide mudarse a otra casa con su recién marido y su hijo Billy. La felicidad desaparecerá cuando descubra que Riley no es del todo sincero con ella. Titulo: Traición conyugal (TV) Her Hus...
by Peliculasmas.com on Oct 2, 2014

Steely Dan Sunday: The Five Best Steely Dan Guitar Solos

Steely Dan fanatics John Lawler, Preston Frazier and S. Victor Aaron select their fave five guitar solos from the band is synonymous with iconic guitar solos. The post Steely Dan Sunday: The Five Best Steely Dan Guitar Solos appeared first on Somethi...
by Something Else Reviews on Sep 28, 2014

Estate Planning Mistakes

Estate Planning Mistakes 7 Estate Planning Mistakes Every Boomer Should Avoid If you have assets or people who are financially dependent on you, it’s never too soon to start thinking about how to distribute those assets after your death. As you thi...
by The Things Women Want on Sep 22, 2014

The Boomer List According to NPR

Disappointment abounds around Going Like Sixty… that I wasn’t asked for my opinion about The Boomer List premiering Nationwide Tuesday, September 23 on PBS. American Masters: The Boomer List, attempts to tells the story of the boomer ...
by Going Like Sixty on Sep 22, 2014

Animated Gif Monday – Miss Texas Bad Pitch

… Continue reading → Heres some old fun posts Geeky Animated Gif Monday Geeky Animated Gif Monday – Flapping Flyer Geeky Animated Gif Monday Geeky Animated Gif Monday – Labor Day at the Beach? Geeky Animated Gif Monday Th...
by Going Like Sixty on Sep 15, 2014

The Costa Rica Adventures Have Ended – It’s Now Routine (Almost)

After moving to Costa Rica three years ago, we had a lot of adventures. Early on almost ever day brought a new and different experience. Nancy called them “adventures.”  The adventures became less frequent and now I think it’s saf...
by Going Like Sixty on Sep 14, 2014

Retired.

My friend, and Corvette builder, Jim told me the last time he visited that our road was “chewing up my tires.” Today I retired the front two tires. I bought four new tires, on June 11, 2013… didn’t note the … Continue re...
by Going Like Sixty on Sep 11, 2014


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