Annual physicals / Mother-Daughter Duo / Viking Captain / Defying Death / Pouring Pints while You Pedal
January 25, 2016•55 min
Annual physicals, mother-daughter musical duos, defying death on every continent, and pouring pints while you pedal - all in a day's work for The 2BoomerBabes. Dr Christine Cassel Dr. Christine Cassel is the President of the American Board of Internal Medicine Foundation, which has joined forces with Consumer Reports. In a project titled "Choosing Wisely," they've come up with a list of basic medical tests and procedures that are often performed, but may not be necessary. Kat Parsons We chat with mother/daughter musicians Julie and Kat Parsons and find out what it's like to perform with your daughter...or your mom.., what it is like to grow up in such a musical family, and we'll even hear a bit of their musical magic. We Babes and our BoomerDudes, Doug and Bill, just returned from two weeks in glorious Europe. We joined a Viking River Cruise adventure that took us from Prague to Paris! Tune in as we chat with our river cruise top dog, Captain Johan Boos! Francis Slakey Memoir At the age of 37, Francis Slakey, a professor of Physics at Georgetown University, set out to become the first person to summit the highest peak on every continent and surf every ocean. Over the next 12 years, he had unexpected encounters with danger and death that would forever change his perspective, and his life. He recounts it all in his book, To the Last Breath: A Memoir of Going to Extremes. PedalPub2 PedalPub: it's described as part spin class, part pub crawl and part parade. It's cycling merged with barhopping. The result? A pub on wheels for 16 adventurous revelers. Owner Al Boyce gives us insights into his crazy, but booming business venture.