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Whiskey Tasting in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida

In North America, Reviews: Shows, Restaurant, Bars, etc. On November 17, 2015 Comments Off on Whiskey Tasting in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida

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 Comments Off on Stunning Scenery from Yellowstone National Park (video)

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 Comments Off on Buying vs Renting a Wheelchair

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 Comments Off on Reader Question: Taking a Road Trip with Aging Parents

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

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 Comments Off on What to do in Helena Montana (Part 2)

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 Comments Off on What to do in Helena Montana (Part 1)

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 Comments Off on Neon Signs of Nashville!

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 Comments Off on Weekend in Nashville with Mom – Day 2

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 Comments Off on Weekend in Nashville with Mom – Day 1

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 »