Retired or Semi Retired Baby Boomer in Western U.S.?

I’m writing a story for Horizon Airlines magazine on what Baby Boomers – aged 52-68 – are doing in their retirement years and what tips they have to share for others contemplating retirement.

I’m looking for stories about:

  •  How you are taking charge of your health and dietcolored pencils in can msb
  •  What you’re doing to keep your mind sharp
  • Where you are traveling
  • How are you cultivating and nurturing your social life
  • How are you developing new friendships or learning new skills
  • Have you started a new business
  •  Moved into a retirement home
  •  Started a farm
  • How are you pursuing your passion


I’m looking for people in the Western U.S., specifically  including:  Eugene, Medford, Klamath Falls, Redmond/Bend, Coos Bay/North Bend, EurPalouse clouds (2) (640x427)eka/Arcata, and Redding.

Also Fresno, Santa Barbara, Long Beach, Boise, Sun Valley, Idaho Falls, Pocatello, and Lewiston.     And also: Bozeman, Missoula, Great Falls, Butte, Billings, Yakima, Walla Walla, Bellingham, Wenatchee, Port Angeles, Denver,  Sonoma County, Monterey, and the Reno/Tahoe area.

Seattle, too.

In addition to telling me your story, please include tips do you want to share with those getting ready for retirement.

I am also looking for expert sources who can talk about what Baby Boomers are doing in retirement.

If you’d like to share your story, please put your city and some idea of your tip or story in the subject line, and email me at:

Please  include your age, location and previous occupation in the email. I will select sources for the article based upon your responses, so be sure to include a lot of details.horses running outline (640x427)

Feel free to share this with your friends who are doing cool things in retirement or semi-retirement.

Or, you could leave me your story in the comments.

Your choice. Thanks for your help.