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  • Five Bucket List Checks on One Trip! #VikingStar

    Five Bucket List Checks on One Trip! #VikingStar

    Checking items off my Bucket List is a goal of every trip I take. Whether it’’s learning something new, visiting a new destination, trying a new cuisine, meeting an interesting person, or just being part of something big makes the trip all the more memorable. My recent adventure aboard the #VikingStar provided me with not one, not two, but FIVE bucket list checks on one trip! 1. Sail on the Maiden Voyage of a Brand New Ship I was thrilled to […]

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  • Cross Country Train Trip on Amtrak

    Cross Country Train Trip on Amtrak

    Riding the rails on a cross country train trip had been on our Bucket List for a long time. So when Amtrak offered to take us from Chicago to Los Angeles aboard the Southwest Chief, we jumped at the chance! It was an adventure of a lifetime that included eating Chicago style pizza in Chicago, going to the top of Willis Tower, watching the sunset over the Mississippi River, riding in a hot air balloon in Albuquerque, and exploring beautiful […]

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  • Best Cars, Trucks, and Motorcycles for Road Trips

    Best Cars, Trucks, and Motorcycles for Road Trips

    Midlife Road Trip was contacted by Men’s Journal for advice in selecting the best cars, trucks, and motorcycles for road trips. See if you agree with our selections. Click the image below to read the article.

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  • Midlife Road Trip on CBS

    Midlife Road Trip on CBS

    Midlife Road Trip was  recently interviewed by Heather Landon of CBS about How to Tackle Your Travel Bucket List. The article was published in 22 major markets! Click the image below to read the article.

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  • Midlife Road Trip Spotlighted on Expedia

    Midlife Road Trip Spotlighted on Expedia

    Midlife Road Trip is honored to be spotlighted on Expedia’s Viewfinder blog.  Thanks to our famous blogger friends, Captain and Clark, for making us sound better than we really are! Click the picture below to read the article.

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  • #NUTS Grand Finale!

    #NUTS Grand Finale!

    #NUTS Grand Finale All good things must end. Join us on Tuesday, May 26 at 3:30pm EST for our #NUTSGrandFinale! After five years of hosting Twitter’s Not-so Usual Therapy Session, #NUTS, we’ve decided to call it quits. Not because we’re cured and no longer need therapy, but because we need to focus on some exciting opportunities on our horizon. We’re not going away. We’ll still be traveling, eating, blogging, making videos, podcasting and participating in other twitter chats. (Please sign up […]

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  • LifeAt50+  Swag and More

    LifeAt50+ Swag and More

    I finally attended my first LifeAt50+ expo in Miami as a guest of AARP Member Advantages. I expected it to be pretty much like the scores of other conferences and trade shows that I have attended with rows of vendors passing out brochures, and branded swag ranging from ink pens to plastic cups to t-shirts to tote-bags to koozies. What I didn’t expect was the enthusiasm of the attendees, the usefulness of the swag, and the wide range of discounts […]

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  • Getting Older Does Not Suck

    Getting Older Does Not Suck

    I must confess. When I first began receiving materials from AARP in the mail, I would immediately tossed them in the trash. Opening the envelopes would somehow be an acknowledgement that I officially fit into AARP’s demographic. It was not something that I would readily embrace. It was easier to convince myself that AARP made a mistake in sending me the materials in the first place. Fast forward to today, I am in Miami Beach for the #LifeAt50 expo enjoying the […]

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