Emergency preparedness for travel, Planning to Travel, Travel, Travel tips for Paris, Wisdom

12 Ways to Prepare for Emergencies when Traveling

Although I've been blessed to be able to travel to France for a month I have been lacking in adequate preparation. How serendipitous, for me, that the Traveling Latina placed this on her blog the other day. In my travels, and through trial and error, I became well acquainted with seven of these 10 items. I'm debating on "Emergency Cab… Continue reading 12 Ways to Prepare for Emergencies when Traveling

Parenting, Parenting our Parents, Planning to Travel, Quesadilla Generation, The Sandwich Generation, Travel

What’s the Quesadilla Generation?

Sandwich GenerationIf you’re over 50, I’m sure you’ve heard of the phrase “The Sandwich Generation.” The term, TSG, refers to a generation that is simultaneously caring for parents and children. And what about the “Club Sandwich Generation?” Carol Abaya, who writes and lectures on the subject of the sandwich generation refers to people, usually in their 50s or… Continue reading What’s the Quesadilla Generation?

How To Europe, John Bermont, Planning to Travel, Travel, Travel tips for Paris, Trip to Paris

30 days to 30 days in France

 rugby-pioneers.blogspot.comIf it wasn't for the last minute a lot of things wouldn't get done-Anon. This is the first time that I haven't been obsessive-compulsive about planning for an overseas trip. But today I got a slight case of the jitters when I realized it is 30 days to my 30 day vacation in France. Maybe it's because… Continue reading 30 days to 30 days in France

Normandy, Paris, Planning to Travel, Travel

52 Days to France

52 days and a wake-up (that's prison slang for 53 days) until my France adventure.Have you ever wanted to do something for most of your life and now that something is within reach and you kind of don't believe it? That's how I feel about going to France for a month.Why France? Awe inspiring museums,… Continue reading 52 Days to France