Trying to decide where to travel this summer? Here are 10 top destinations for baby boomers, from Patricia Schultz, author of 1000 Places to See Before You Die.Read All Entries
Thursday, 17 July 2014
Monday, 14 July 2014
Although we’ve stayed in hotels all over the world, one of the ones I just feel most comfortable in is only an hour and a half flight away, in northern California. read full story »
Thursday, 10 July 2014
One of the unexpected joys of becoming a blogger has been meeting so many amazing women, many of whom have become my friends in real life. Plus, they’re such good writers. read full story »
Wednesday, 9 July 2014
Climbing into the driver seat of the Hyundai Santa Fe felt like coming home. It felt roomy and cushy and very user-friendly. In fact, it felt a lot like my beloved Kia Sorento. read full story »
Thursday, 3 July 2014
Hey, it’s not my fault that the laundry is still in the hamper and the mail hasn’t been picked up in days.
Blame Linda Castillo and Lisa Unger. read full story »
Tuesday, 1 July 2014
I took this quiz on my friend’s blog the other day and think I found Michael and my next trip. I’ve been dreaming of it ever since — but, unfortunately, not in a bed like the one above. That’s the one I’m dreaming of.
Yes, this seems like a newlywed quiz and, yes, we’ve been married for almost 33 years but we still like to think of every trip as a honeymoon. read full story »
Monday, 30 June 2014
As a native New Yorker, Grand Central Terminal holds a special place in my heart. I’ve joined the throngs to catch a train, used the concourse as a meeting place and enjoyed many a meal at the Oyster Bar.
My favorite activity there, though, is people-watching. I admit to getting a little teary at others’ hellos and good-byes, and have made up some pretty wild tales in my head about the couples, friends or families I’ve seen leaving or returning to each other.
I’m glad that task has been taken over by the professionals with the debut of Grand Central: Original Stories of Postwar Love and Reunion. read full story »
Saturday, 28 June 2014
With summer coming, many of you have asked me to offer another Boxes of Books promotion. My husband has made the same request because books are literally falling out of every space in the house. read full story »
Thursday, 26 June 2014
My daughter is so smart. For years, she’s been buying all her hair and body care products at Whole Foods, and I could never understand why she just wasn’t going to the drugstore.
Well, last week, I attended a fascinating event in the Body Care section of Whole Foods in La Jolla, and got quite an education. From now on, I will be skipping the drugstore, too – because, well, see this?
It’s the list of ingredients not allowed in Whole Foods Premium Body Care products.
Many of those ingredients are in the products I use used to use every day. No more. read full story »