Don’t Rain On My Parade Québec!

I am on the annual Oprah and Gayle pilgrimage to Québec , Canada to visit my darling grandchildren, Noah Jr. and Cortney, with my son Noah. The pilgrimage was so named long ago as an homage to Oprah Winfrey and Gayle King’s Big Adventure – a 10 day road trip from California to New York.…
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I Am An Accomplice…

My Sorento is the killer of many bugs. I do not like killing living things if I can avoid it.  The Sorento seems to have no problem with bugs meeting their demise on its windshield.  I personally would rather not be exposed to such things.  I find it disturbing and disgusting when things go splat…
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Faux Gypsy

When I was younger – much younger – I imagined that living a life where I traveled all the time would be the cat’s meow.  Hopping on planes and traveling to faraway places seemed so cosmopolitan to me back then.  I could not imagine who wouldn’t want that life. Now that I am older –…
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Snippets…

Tonight I would like to share a handful of snippets that are not necessarily related, except to the extent that they are floating around in my head.  I cannot pick one single thing to write about, so I will mention them all briefly. First of all, another tragic event occurred today in Pennsylvania at the…
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Do It For Denmark!

Oh yes, you know how I love a great marketing campaign! Today I applaud the Spies Travel Agency in Denmark for its new ad campaign which encourages romantic travel to increase the country’s birth rate.  Apparently, since 2000 the birth rate has declined 17% in Denmark.  Spies has research that shows that Danes have 46%…
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