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Martha Stewart’s Travel Advice

In Health/Medical/Safety Concerns, Random Thoughts On November 7, 2013 Comments Off on Martha Stewart’s Travel Advice

Yesterday, I had the pleasure of speaking at the Indiana Governor’s Conference for Women (although I’ve lived in NYC for 16+ years,  I was born and raised in… Read More »

19 Ridiculous BUT REAL Travel Complaints

In Humor On October 22, 2013 Comments Off on 19 Ridiculous BUT REAL Travel Complaints

Below are actual complaints from a September survey from Thomas Cook Vacations by recent UK customers using their services (as per their webpage, “Thomas Cook is the UK’s biggest and most popular… Read More »

Friday Humor

In Humor On October 18, 2013 Comments Off on Friday Humor

I’m currently reading Billy Crystal’s new book Still Foolin’ ‘Em: Where I’ve Been, Where I’m Going, and Where the Hell Are My Keys.  The nine-time Oscar host turned 65… Read More »

China Trip Notes (Oct ’13): The Grubb Women and Hats

In Asia-Pacific Travel Locations, Humor On October 8, 2013 Comments Off on China Trip Notes (Oct ’13): The Grubb Women and Hats

I’m currently in China visiting my brother, sister-in-law and their twin 20-month-old daughters and I’ve found one common denominator passed down through the generations: THE GRUBB WOMEN LOVE HATS!    

val grubbs and her octogenarian mom

Like Mother, Like Daughter?

In Humor On September 9, 2013 Comments Off on Like Mother, Like Daughter?

Rolling through pictures of my travels with mom and I’m starting to notice a pattern…..see if you agree….

Getting older is like being on a roller coaster….

In Humor On September 2, 2013 Comments Off on Getting older is like being on a roller coaster….

Not sure this is reserved for when you get “older”!  tee-hee

Val Grubb Launches Website Dedicated to Traveling with Aging Parents

In Magazine Articles & Other Publications, Random Thoughts On August 25, 2013 Comments Off on Val Grubb Launches Website Dedicated to Traveling with Aging Parents

NEW YORK, NY, August 26, 2013 – Val Grubb is pleased to announce the launch of “On the Road Again: Traveling with Your Aging Parents,” a website dedicated to… Read More »

Top 10 Reasons to Travel with Your Aging Parents

In Humor, Random Thoughts On August 15, 2013 Comments Off on Top 10 Reasons to Travel with Your Aging Parents

One of the great joys of traveling the globe is discovering new and exciting destinations and immersing yourself in the local culture. But even better than the travel… Read More »

My First Trip

In Humor, North America On August 12, 2013 Comments Off on My First Trip

My parents’ house was at the end of a U-shaped road in the small town of Mooresville, Indiana. Here I am at four years old, taking my first… Read More »