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Whiskey Tasting in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida

In North America, Reviews: Shows, Restaurant, Bars, etc. On November 17, 2015 0 Comments

A funny thing happened on the way to a whiskey tasting in Ft. Lauderdale…. Last month I attended my 1st TBEX (travel bloggers exchange) conference in Ft. Lauderdale,… Read More »

Stunning Scenery from Yellowstone National Park (video)

In North America On September 19, 2015 8 Comments

For our latest family vacation, we decided to explore Yellowstone National Park primarily in Wyoming (with a small bit straddling Montana and Idaho). We picked Yellowstone as it… Read More »

Buying vs Renting a Wheelchair

In Gadgets, Mobility Challenges, North America On August 2, 2015 0 Comments

Travel involving wheelchairs is a pretty common theme as I feel strongly that a parent’s inability to walk should not stop you from traveling together. Previous posts on… Read More »

Reader Question: Taking a Road Trip with Aging Parents

In North America, Reader Questions, Travel Prep Resources On July 12, 2015 0 Comments

TWAP friend SusanE contacted me for tips on how to tackle the 24-hour drive from Sacramento, CA to Oklahoma City, OK with her 78-year old mom on board…. Read More »

See the ocean one last time

My Dad wanted to see the ocean one last time….

In Guest Posts, North America On June 30, 2015 0 Comments

Oh my goodness folks, what a Guest Post we have today. I’m in Las Vegas for work and thank goodness I read this while still in my hotel… Read More »

What to do in Helena Montana

What to do in Helena Montana (Part 2)

In North America On May 10, 2015 2 Comments

In Part 1 of what to do in Helena Montana, I recommended five sites to visit if you find yourself in Helena in the winter months (during summer,… Read More »

What to do in Helena Montana (Part 1)

In North America On April 26, 2015 0 Comments

In my “real” job, I own a consulting and training company, Val Grubb & Associates, and I had a job in Helena, Montana last week. It was exciting… Read More »

neon signs of Nashville

Neon Signs of Nashville!

In Humor, North America On April 13, 2015 0 Comments

In early March, Mom and I went to Nashville for the weekend. We stayed at a beautiful hotel, the Hermitage, had lunch at a fun Blues place (Bourbon… Read More »

Weekend in Nashville with Mom – Day 2

In North America On March 8, 2015 0 Comments

We had quite the full day after landing in Nashville (see Day 1 blog), so we slept late before going to brunch at The Southern Steak & Oyster…. Read More »

Weekend in Nashville

Weekend in Nashville with Mom – Day 1

In North America On March 6, 2015 0 Comments

I had a business trip to Nashville earlier this week and Mom wanted to join for the preceding weekend so away we went! SUCH a great 48 hours… Read More »