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Mom answers “Do you get bored?”

In Need to Know, Random Thoughts, Reader Questions On October 4, 2014 Comments Off on Mom answers “Do you get bored?”

  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 Comments Off on Mom answers “What fills your day?”

  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 »

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Mom answers “who was her favorite child growing up – me or my brother?”

In Humor On September 28, 2014 Comments Off on Mom answers “who was her favorite child growing up – me or my brother?”

  Mom answers another question from our Travel with Aging Parents Facebook followers.   Here she answers a question from Lisa Mince: “Who was your favorite child growing… Read More »

Mom answers “What was Val like growing up?”

In Humor, Reader Questions On September 24, 2014 Comments Off on Mom answers “What was Val like growing up?”

A couple of weeks back, I received several questions for Mom from our Travel with Aging Parents Facebook followers. Here she answers a question from Amy Reda: “What… Read More »

Never enough quotes from the Wizard of Oz….

In Humor On September 20, 2014 Comments Off on Never enough quotes from the Wizard of Oz….

 I’ve loved The Wizard of Oz since seeing it as a little girl. I laughed out loud when I saw this post. Can anyone else relate?!?!? Are there… Read More »

Recommended Movies from the 2014 Toronto Film Festival

In North America, Random Thoughts On September 16, 2014 Comments Off on Recommended Movies from the 2014 Toronto Film Festival

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

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 »

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Picking Raspberries with Mom

In North America, Random Thoughts On September 1, 2014 Comments Off on Picking Raspberries with Mom

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 »

Miss You Daddy

In Random Thoughts On August 30, 2014 Comments Off on Miss You Daddy

Today is a rather sad day – nine years ago my father unexpectedly passed away. It’s weird as it feels like yesterday but at the same time, it… Read More »

Fantastic Fun with Boomwackers!

In Humor, North America On August 29, 2014 Comments Off on Fantastic Fun with Boomwackers!

Until I saw the ensemble The Fourth Wall perform, I had never heard of the musical instrument called a boomwacker. Low and behold, a google search later verified… Read More »