Miss You Daddy

In Random Thoughts On August 30, 2014 0 Comments

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 »

Al Fresco Dining in NYC

In North America, Random Thoughts On August 24, 2014 0 Comments

A dear friend was in town a week or so ago and we had a lovely dinner on the roof of the building of a mutual friend. Al… Read More »

Jeff Koons at the Whitney Museum

In Humor, North America, Random Thoughts On August 19, 2014 0 Comments

I love going to museums around the world. In fact, Mom and I try to visit at least one museum in every city we visit (both in the… Read More »

Travel with Aging Parents Hits the One Year Mark!!

In Asia-Pacific Travel Locations, Contest, Random Thoughts On August 15, 2014 0 Comments

Travel with Aging Parents hitting the one year mark this month! I was a bit nostalgic and rolled through all 131 blogs from the past year and identified… Read More »

Why Mom Likes to Travel with Me (VIDEO)

In Humor, Random Thoughts On July 31, 2014 0 Comments

  NOT quite the heartfelt answer I was looking for when I asked why Mom likes to travel with me!     Because I make all the arrangements…….. Read More »

Happy Birthday Mom!

In Random Thoughts On July 22, 2014 0 Comments

Today is Mom’s 84th Birthday! I came across this poem and thought it totally summed up my feelings. Happy Birthday Mom!  

Valerie Grubb to Publish Book Based on Travel with Aging Parents

In Magazine Articles & Other Publications, Random Thoughts On June 24, 2014 5 Comments

I’m thrilled to announce that I’ve just signed a contract with Greenleaf Book Group to publish my book based on Travel with Aging Parents! The book, Planes, Canes,… Read More »

Happy Father’s Day from Travel with Aging Parents!

In Random Thoughts On June 15, 2014 0 Comments

Happy Father’s Day to all the Dads out there!   Unfortunately, my father unexpectedly passed away 9 years ago this August. At times, it feels like he’s been… Read More »

Good luck to Sarah Fisher Hartman Racing today at the Indy 500!!!

In North America, Random Thoughts On May 25, 2014 0 Comments

Growing up in Indiana, the city shut down during the month of May as everyone migrated to the Indianapolis Motor Speedway to watch practice and qualifications in preparation… Read More »

Happy Mother’s Day to All!!!

In Random Thoughts On May 11, 2014 0 Comments

It’s an honor and a joy to spend today with my mom as I know so many of you no longer have this privilege. I will hold my… Read More »