One reason midlife blessings can overwhelm Baby Boomers They pour the deck tomorrow, May 11 One reason midlife blessings can overwhelm Baby Boomers? It’s been so long since we planted the fields, we weren’t sure if our efforts would ever produce a viable crop, let alone a surplus. Next Blog By jeff noel Retired Disney Institute Keynote Speaker and Prolific Blogger. Five daily, differently-themed personal blogs (about life's 5 big choices) on five interconnected sites. View all of jeff noel's posts.