Even in his 90s, he’s a young man at heart. Our pal Banana George admits to still having an eye for the ladies and a love of fast cars. He’s also got a few tips for living a long and active life. Hop in — the bananamobile is cruisin’ for chicks.
They’re struggling to make ends meet, but they still find time to help children with special needs. They’re foster grandparents and they give so much unconditional love that it was time to show them a little love.
We recently stopped to see GB member Dr. Dot Richardson in her office, but she wasn’t there. The receptionist said Dot had skipped lunch to run over to a nearby softball field; when we got there, we saw another example of what makes Dot unique.
Sorry, Kermit, it’s true! These days, most Americans are worried about saving the green Earth, or at least saving some green cash. GB talked to the man who gave up his business to fund the first annual Green Earth Expo.
Wendy Chioji has been the face of Orlando news for 20 years. Her battle with breast cancer enlightened all women; her determination to help others was only equaled by her dedication to becoming a world-class athlete.
This is a tense tale of determination; a celebration of passion and the human spirit. 93-year-old Banana George Blair, weak from a long battle with pneumonia and in constant pain from six back surgeries, wants to get his bare feet back on the water.
Jean Newell never set out to become an inventor. She simply needed a better way to carry around her stuff. So, fueled by little more than common sense and desire, Jean turned a $20,000 investment into a million-dollar company.
Everything we thought we knew about aging is changing. Opportunity and possibility are everywhere. Everyday, more men and women realize the magnitude of this change. Shirley Mitchell realized it 20 years ago.
Seriously. It’s a strange way to get people speaking about the unspeakable — and it’s working. When we heard about the giant 20-foot inflatable super colon, we had to check it out. And now we’re talking about it. Mission accomplished.
They are all smokin’ hot in every way. Smart, ambitious, and caring — it’s a sisterhood unlike any other. Growing Bolder just had to stop by the Girlfriends Getaway in Daytona Beach, Florida, to meet these baby boomer divas.