Host Liza Gibbons presents beautifully crafted, award winning stories featuring celebrities, experts and everyday people looking to get the most out of life. From staying healthy and saving money to pursuing your passion and making a difference, this series reflects the focus of today's 50+ generation.
My Generation Previous Broadcasts
The Art of Adapting (Episode #3009)
KQED Life: Sun, Dec 30, 2012 -- 2:00 PM
How do a rock star, an athlete and an artist adapt to big changes in their lives? He's been rockin' hard with Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band for years, but guitarist Nils Lofgren is now dancing to a new tune. Not even MS can stop one woman from climbing the world's highest mountain. And a blind painter has the right touch.
Big Ideas (Episode #3008)
KQED Life: Sun, Dec 23, 2012 -- 2:00 PM
Discover what the "greatest living inventor" is up to next. Meet Dean Kamen. What's it like to own your own private train car? Climb aboard to find out. And why is shuffleboard hitting the big-time again?
Then & Now (Episode #3007)
KQED Life: Sun, Dec 16, 2012 -- 2:00 PM
As one of the Supremes, Mary Wilson helped make music history at Motown. What was it like then and now? Chita Rivera continues to be one of the brightest lights on Broadway. See what makes her shine. And take an unforgettable spin on the carousel of a lifetime.
Share Your Passion (Episode #3006)
KQED Life: Sun, Dec 9, 2012 -- 2:00 PM
Go to band camp with violin virtuoso Itzhak Perlman and a group of phenomenal prodigies. Millions of children read his books, now learn the secrets to finding the right words with The Very Hungry Caterpillar author Eric Carle. And a group of talented Bell Ringers chime in.
Also on KQED.org this week ...
"The Bay Bridged" Music for June
Listen the The Bay Bridged mix of bands performing live in the Bay Area this month, including The Mantles, Cold Cave, The Spyrals, Blitzen Trapper, Monster Rally, and more. Enjoy the podcast and then go see some concerts!
Obamacare Explained: A Guide for Californians
Starting Jan 1, 2014, most Americans will be required to have health insurance or pay a fine. KQED has created a simple guide to explain how the health law affects you, your family or your small business, here in California.