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Nature’s Fury: The Science of Natural Disasters opens TODAY at the American Museum of Natural History

In North America On November 15, 2014 Comments Off on Nature’s Fury: The Science of Natural Disasters opens TODAY at the American Museum of Natural History

Earlier this week, I had the pleasure of previewing the new exhibit at the American Museum of Natural History: Nature’s Fury: The Science of Natural Disasters, and WOW… Read More »

Mom’s Favorite Ride at Kings Island Amusement Park

In Mom Videos!, North America On November 12, 2014 Comments Off on Mom’s Favorite Ride at Kings Island Amusement Park

Growing up in Mooresville, Indiana, the closest amusement park to us was Kings Island just north of Cincinnati, Ohio (about a 2 1/2 hour drive from home). We… Read More »

GUEST POST: It’s Not Too Late! 5 Places to Visit this Fall

In Guest Posts, North America On October 29, 2014 Comments Off on GUEST POST: It’s Not Too Late! 5 Places to Visit this Fall

If you’re yearning for a last-minute trip before things get cold, April Alovera has compiled 5 places to visit this fall! April is an online publisher for The… Read More »

READER QUESTION: Navigating Disney’s Castaway Cay

In Cruises On September 18, 2014 Comments Off on READER QUESTION: Navigating Disney’s Castaway Cay

JodieW is leaving from Miami for a cruise through the Caribbean over Thanksgiving. She indicated she has some trouble walking and she posted the following question: Do you… 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 »

Cool Sights in Toronto

In Mobility Challenges, North America On September 14, 2014 Comments Off on Cool Sights in Toronto

I had a wonderful time last week at the Toronto International Film Festival – sixteen movies in four days! Definitely my idea of a great vacation (although not… 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 »

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 »

Al Fresco Dining in NYC

In North America, Random Thoughts On August 24, 2014 Comments Off on Al Fresco Dining in NYC

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 Comments Off on Jeff Koons at the Whitney Museum

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 »