Recommended Movies from the Toronto Film Festival

In North America On September 15, 2013 0 Comments

Anyone who knows me knows that I love movies. A LOT. Although a previous post “Like Mother, Like Daughter” highlighted a few similarities, my weekly sojourn to the… Read More »

LIKE My Video on Jauntaroo

In Magazine Articles & Other Publications On September 12, 2013 0 Comments

I have submitted my video on as a Chief World Explorer candidate and I need you to watch it, enjoy it, and LIKE it! You can LIKE it… Read More »

GUEST POST: Mom’s Solo Adventure in Paris

In Guest Posts On September 12, 2013 1 Comment

Although trip planning should take into account the energy levels and interests of all participants, don’t underestimate your elderly parents’ drive and willingness to challenge themselves physically, socially, and… Read More »

val grubbs and her octogenarian mom

Like Mother, Like Daughter?

In Humor On September 9, 2013 0 Comments

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

The Countdown: 14 Critical Trip Preparation Tasks for Traveling with an Aging Parent

In Health/Medical/Safety Concerns, Packing Suggestions On September 6, 2013 0 Comments

4–6 weeks before the trip 1. Take your parent for a medical checkup and review the trip and any special considerations with his or her doctor. (Note that… Read More »

GUEST POST: Traveling with Grandma

In Guest Posts, Health/Medical/Safety Concerns On September 4, 2013 0 Comments

Christine Wilson is a wife, mom of two young boys, and the Founder & CEO of MtoM Consulting, LLC. She and I have enjoyed working together to launch… Read More »

Getting older is like being on a roller coaster….

In Humor On September 2, 2013 0 Comments

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

Top 11 Considerations when Selecting a Vacation Destination with Aging Parents

In General Considerations, Health/Medical/Safety Concerns On August 30, 2013 0 Comments

In travel, as in real estate, it’s all about the location. Involving your parent in selecting a location sets the perfect tone for your upcoming adventure: together you’ll… Read More »

GUEST POST: New Orleans, where joie de vivre becomes reality!

In Guest Posts, North America On August 28, 2013 0 Comments

An essential part of my new blog will be guest posts from travelers like Tiffany Lebel (see her post below) who have taken a trip with their parent(s)…. Read More »

Val Grubb Launches Website Dedicated to Traveling with Aging Parents

In Magazine Articles & Other Publications, Random Thoughts On August 25, 2013 0 Comments

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 »