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James Bond returns in SPECTRE!

In Movies On December 4, 2014 Comments Off on James Bond returns in SPECTRE!

The Grubb Family has a long standing obsession with James Bond that stretches back 35+ years! I saw my 1st Bond movie in the theater in 1979 –… Read More »

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If you’re 55+ and have traveled with your adult child, don’t miss this chance to win a $100 Amex Gift Certificate!!

In Contest, Planes, Canes, and Automobiles On November 30, 2014 Comments Off on If you’re 55+ and have traveled with your adult child, don’t miss this chance to win a $100 Amex Gift Certificate!!

I’m excited to announce that I’m two chapters away from wrapping up Planes, Canes, and Automobiles: Connecting with Your Parents Through Travel. The final chapter features senior-to-senior advice… Read More »

Win a $100 Amex gift certificate

Terms & Conditions – Travel with Aging Parents Sweepstakes

In Contest On November 30, 2014 Comments Off on Terms & Conditions – Travel with Aging Parents Sweepstakes

Complete Terms & Conditions for Travel with Aging Parents Sweepstakes. No purchase necessary to enter or win. Completing the survey does not improve your chances of winning. Void… Read More »

Cash or Credit Cards when Traveling Overseas

In Need to Know, Packing Suggestions On November 19, 2014 Comments Off on Cash or Credit Cards when Traveling Overseas

Tom from North Carolina is taking his father to Italy and he asked: Should I use cash or credit cards when traveling overseas? And what precautions do I… Read More »

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 »

Wounded Warrior Son and Mom Receive Surprise Vacation!

In Contest, Interesting Tidbits On November 11, 2014 Comments Off on Wounded Warrior Son and Mom Receive Surprise Vacation!

In honor of Veteran’s Day, I thought this was a really delightful story of a mom and her son. Dreams Resorts and Spas partnered with the Wounded Warrior… Read More »

Preparing for a Travel Delay – What to Bring with You

In Need to Know, Packing Suggestions On November 4, 2014 Comments Off on Preparing for a Travel Delay – What to Bring with You

Whether you’re flying or driving to your destination (or getting there by some other means), here’s the most important piece of advice I can give you for traveling… Read More »

Mom answers “when I was your age”

In Mom Videos! On October 30, 2014 Comments Off on Mom answers “when I was your age”

In a video posted earlier this week, Mom answered Zailyn Prada’s question “Is this what you expected in your Golden Years?” Mom went on to say “when I… 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 »