Faster, tougher, stronger and older

By Renee Fisher | Life in the Boomer Lane Life in the Boomer Lane has been spending a lot of

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The World’s Best Jokes by Country

Some years ago, Dr. Richard Wiseman of the University of Hertfordshire enlisted the British Association for the Advancement of Science

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Precious Objects

Renee Fisher | Life in the Boomer Lane Life in the Boomer Lane suspects that most Loyal Readers have, at some

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Barbecuing-Man’s Failed Search For Identity

By William Thomas It has always been thought that men began cooking outdoors as suburban living crept across the country

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The history of buckets and lists

By Renee Fisher Life in the Boomer Lane has a lot of respect for the person who invented the bucket.

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In others’ words – the cat

By William Thomas From dog to horse, bat to rat, no pets are more quotable than the domestic cat. For

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Where there’s a will

By Renee Fisher Life in the Boomer Lane has always prided herself in being a take-charge person. She takes full

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Gone rhyming with a cowboy poet

By William Thomas My friend, Doris Daley, from Calgary, became the first Canadian ever to win the highest honour in

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When Shallow has Depth

By Renee Fisher Life in the Boomer Lane has been, for the last couple years, obsessed with a TV series

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Mice that make the sound of music

By William Thomas High up in the mountains of Central America, scientists have discovered singing mice. These little rascals sing

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