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Nike ad “Yes, this is a goddess” from 1992

In Random Thoughts On December 21, 2014 0 Comments

I mentioned in a previous post that when I was much younger (like around 9 or 10), I collected sayings and quotes from magazines with the intention of… Read More »

You do not have to be your mother…

In Random Thoughts On December 16, 2014 0 Comments

When I was young, I used to cut out and save awesome quotes that I ran across in books, magazines and newspapers. I had a dream that someday… Read More »

You do not have to be your mother…

In Random Thoughts On December 16, 2014 0 Comments

When I was young, I used to cut out and save awesome quotes that I ran across in books, magazines and newspapers. I had a dream that someday… Read More »

Mom answers “Is this how you pictured your Golden Years?”

In Random Thoughts On October 26, 2014 0 Comments

Several followers submitted questions for Mom on our Travel with Aging Parents Facebook page. It’s been fun rolling these out over the past couple of weeks. The latest… Read More »

Happy Birthday Daddy

In Random Thoughts On October 23, 2014 0 Comments

My Dad would’ve been 84 today. He was a great man and a wonderful father. He taught me I could do anything and be anything if I just… Read More »

Mom answers “Do you get bored?”

In Need to Know, Random Thoughts, Reader Questions On October 4, 2014 0 Comments

  I received several questions from our Travel with Aging Parents Facebook followers to ask Mom next time I was home.  In Thursday’s post, Mom answers MaryAnn Baca’s… Read More »

Mom answers “What fills your day?”

In Random Thoughts, Reader Questions On October 2, 2014 0 Comments

  I received several questions from our Travel with Aging Parents Facebook followers to ask Mom next time I was home.  Here, Mom answers MaryAnn Baca’s questions:  … Read More »

Recommended Movies from the 2014 Toronto Film Festival

In North America, Random Thoughts On September 16, 2014 0 Comments

From an early age, I’ve loved movies. Growing up, it was the go-to entertainment for the Grubb family – including Christmas! My birthday is on December 25th and… Read More »

Travel tips from Samantha Brown

Travel Tips from Samantha Brown at the AARP Ideas@50+ Conference

In Interviews w. Interesting People, Need to Know, Random Thoughts On September 13, 2014 0 Comments

I’ve always enjoyed watching Samantha Brown on the Travel Channel as she’s one of the few TV hosts that feels authentic and real. She comes across as someone… Read More »

raspberry picking

Picking Raspberries with Mom

In North America, Random Thoughts On September 1, 2014 0 Comments

I had a lovely week in Indiana visiting with Mom last week. One highlight – we went raspberry picking so we could make a pie! When I was… Read More »