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This Season’s 6 Most Recent Episodes

Living Better at 50+

Interview with Carol Doyel, Founder and Editor-in-chief of, a magazine that encourages women to live better physically, emotionally, financially, and spiritually.

Could you be a Children’s Writer?

Presentation given by renowned children’s author T.E. Watson on how you can become a writer for children’s books.  

Alleviating Back Pain

Lower back pain can strike us at any age, but after years of wear and tear on the spine, it’s not surprising that it’s most common among older adults. Seniors are more likely to have degenerative changes in the spine, as well as arthritis and osteoporosis. Joan talks with chiropractor […]

Buche de Noel

Creating a festive holiday dessert is the focus of  this episode.   Buche de Noel is the French name for a Christmas cake shaped like a log – a Yule Log-  and is quite simple (according to Christine). Let’s find out ! 🙂 BUCHE DE NOEL  (Yule Log) 2 cups heavy […]

When Earth turns to Gold

Host Joan Rudder-Ward and friend Christine Pence with tour guide Alice, tour the Cal-Earth Institute in Hesperia, CA. Cal-Earth develops and educates the public in self-help, environmentally sustainable building designs houses anyone can build with their own two hands, using locally available earth, sandbags and barbed wire

Getting those kicks on Route 66

Route 66, The Mother Road , is one of the original highways in the US Highway system– cemented in fame and history by books, movies, music, and people who love the sense of charm, adventure, and escape that it offers. This episode features an interview at the historic Summit Inn […]

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 3 Oct 2017     Joan Rudder-Ward

Getting a bird's eye view in Bagdad

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Lost in Space

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