Author: The 50 Something Man

Baseball – My Time Machine

It was the excitement that baseball season is here. And for some reason it conjures up a special feeling for me. Maybe it means Spring is finally here. Maybe it’s the hope of a winning season. Or maybe it just transports me back in time to relive the most special of memories.

I’ve been going to Yankee Stadium for over 50 years. My first Yankee game was on a brisk May Sunday afternoon with my Cub Scout troop…

Burn Out

Maybe the palpitations were more than just stress, more than just a reaction to all the curveballs life at 50 Something had been throwing at me, maybe my body was telling me “enough already.” Maybe I was completely “burned out.”

The Last Word

It’s inevitable. The last time you will ever speak with a friend, mother, father or a loved one. The last time you hear a word of advice, the last I love you, your last hug. Death is the final period…

Martini Madness

I know we are usually very health conscious on this site; but we do have a fun side too. So let me introduce you to my latest concoction, The Marshmallow Martini: Ingredients. 4 shots Smirnoff Fluffed Marshmallow Vodka Marshmallow fluff…

Gifts that really wow

When was the last time you got a gift that really wowed you? I’m talking about a gift that truly surprises, delights and excites. It probably wasn’t that special dinner for your birthday or the surprise sweater for Christmas. I…