Hello Bea, I just finished your book and wanted to tell you how much I enjoyed it and can relate to it since I’m 75 years old. I have to say, the 70’s can be trying years with unexpected health issues, but at the same time, lots of freedom which I enjoy! I especially enjoyed […]


Coming Events

Bea Gardner will be giving a book talk and an autograph signing at Temple Beth Shalom in Vero Beach on Sunday, February 23, 2020 at 2:00. The event will be held in the social hall (building next to sanctuary) at 2:00. The public is welcome. Light snacks will be served. Book Signing hosted by Alla […]


Definition of the word Septuagenarian

septuagenarian / (ˌsɛptjʊədʒɪˈnɛərɪən) / noun a person who is from 70 to 79 years old adjective being between 70 and 79 years old of or relating to a septuagenarian WORD ORIGIN FOR SEPTUAGENARIAN C18: from Latin septuāgēnārius, from septuāgēnī seventy each, from septuāgintā seventy


The Sexy 70’s

I start every chapter in my book with a joke. This is the joke that headed up the chapter titled: The Sexy 70’s An elderly couple had been dating for some time and decided it was finally time to marry. Before the wedding, they had a long conversation regarding how their marriage might work. They […]


Pumping your own gas for the rest of your Life

You can’t write about 70 year olds without hearing the phrase…”I remember when”. There was no such thing as self-serve way back when, so, let’s get started. We remember when every gas station had at least one gas station attendant. All you did was roll down the window, not an automatic window I might add, […]


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