Retired and facing the “Snowbird” migration.

After forty years of kids, college and careers, retirement was suddenly upon us and we found ourselves looking at this next phase of our lives with both excitement and occasional... Read More

Staying Active in the “Writing Life”.

As we pursue more active, healthy and purposeful years in “retirement”, my time spent in the “writing life” has certainly kept me busy, challenged, at times overwhelmed, but mostly excited about... Read More

15 Best Gifts for Mom and Dad at Christmas 2018

When your kids or spouse ask you what you would like for Christmas, Hanukkah or the holidays, do you always find yourself saying, “I don’t need anything”! Make it easier... Read More

Our journey to Florida to volunteer for Hurricane Michael relief efforts.

It’s hard not to be overwhelmed with news of terrible disasters around the world and the heartbreak and devastation caused from storms, earthquakes and other natural and accidental disasters.  On... Read More

What’s on your list of our best National Parks?

To our great benefit, men and women over the ages have worked tirelessly to set aside and maintain millions of wilderness acres in our country, protected as national parks for... Read More