Veteran TV correspondent reminisces about life, destiny, and ice cream sundaes

Rabel in Vietnam for CBS News, about 1970.

How much of your long-ago childhood do you actually remember? Longtime CBS News correspondent Ed Rabel remembers his, and the memories aren’t all good. He shares with BoomerCafé the introduction to his recently published memoir, “Ed Rabel Reports: Lies, Wars and Other Misadventures.”

Baby boomers and the keeping of personal journals

Sandee at a lighter moment.

Baby boomers have invented a lot of things. We don’t know if the process of “journaling” is among them. But with the fast pace of life, and the certainty that virtually everything we’ve ever written might now be saved for eternity, we thought it wise to convey some advice from Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist and author Sandee Scott.