Publication Date Set for Planes, Canes, and Automobiles!! woo hoo!

In Planes, Canes, and Automobiles On April 18, 2015 0 Comments

Although I’ve not given an update in a while, there has been a lot going on behind the scenes to finalize my book. The biggest news:   Planes,… Read More »

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Neon Signs of Nashville!

In Humor, North America On April 13, 2015 0 Comments

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 »

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READER QUESTION: Tips for Traveling with a Catheter

In Health/Medical/Safety Concerns On April 11, 2015 0 Comments

Mari Guerra asks: Hi, can you please guide me as how to prepare to travel abroad with my 80 year old father who had an enlarged prostate (catheter)… Read More »

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READER QUESTION: “How can I stop overpacking?”

In Packing Suggestions, Reader Questions On April 8, 2015 0 Comments

Debbie in Atlanta asked: I end up overpacking for every trip and that rubs off on Mom as I’m helping her get ready too. How can I stop… Read More »

Is it reasonable to expect grandparents to babysit while on vacation?

In Multigenerational Travel, Need to Know On April 1, 2015 0 Comments

The final chapter in my book Planes, Canes, and Automobiles: Connecting with Your Aging Parents Through Travel (publish date 10/6/15) compiles survey results from seniors who answered questions… Read More »

Discussing Money with your Parents when Traveling Together

In Need to Know On March 14, 2015 0 Comments

Many people are reluctant to have frank conversations about money. But it’s important to discuss trip costs with your parents—and any financial limitations they, or you, have that… Read More »

Weekend in Nashville with Mom – Day 2

In North America On March 8, 2015 0 Comments

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 0 Comments

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 »

GUEST POST: “We Thought It Would Be a Cinch” from Kathryn Atkins

In Guest Posts, Health/Medical/Safety Concerns, Need to Know On March 1, 2015 1 Comment

“We thought it would be a cinch”…..famous last words for many of us for sure!  I love today’s guest post for so many reasons. Kathryn Atkins, founder of… Read More »

Article Traveling Together published in AARP The Journal magazine

In Magazine Articles & Other Publications On February 28, 2015 0 Comments

I’m incredibly excited as I had my first article published with AARP! The Journal is targeted to thought leaders and policy makers around the world and addresses issues… Read More »