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  • Aging Backwards in the Car ~ Tips & Tricks to Stay Young on the Road #BestOfTheRoad

    Aging Backwards in the Car ~ Tips & Tricks to Stay Young on the Road #BestOfTheRoad

    Aging Backwards While Moving Forward Tips & Tricks to Stay Young on the Road by Jackie Silver, http://agingbackwards.com/ When the Spanish explorer Juan Ponce de Leon set out to find the Fountain of Youth he found Florida instead. He wasn’t the first to look for healing waters that could restore youth, either. The legend goes as far back as the time of Alexander the Great, who was reputed to have searched for such waters in eastern Asia. Today, we’re still searching […]

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  • Travel Exercise Tips for the Ultimate Summer Road Trip #BestOfTheRoad

    Travel Exercise Tips for the Ultimate Summer Road Trip #BestOfTheRoad

    They’ll be a lot of miles for us to cover in four weeks on Rand McNally and USA Today’s Best of the Road rally. Lot’s of sitting and driving in between visiting the amazing small towns on our route. The older you get the harder it is to stay in shape and stay competitive. That’s why we consulted with our good friend and fitness expert, Andrea Metcalf who gave us exercise travel tips we can do on the road to stay fit.

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  • Summer Travel Doesn’t have to be a Vacation from your Diet! #BestOfTheRoad

    Summer Travel Doesn’t have to be a Vacation from your Diet! #BestOfTheRoad

    The competition is fierce and as the oldest team in the mix, we decided we better start “training” for the Best of the Road rally.  So we turned to our good friend, comedian  & fitness expert Tim Wilkins to find out what we should eat while ‘on the road’ this summer…… Summer travel doesn’t have to be a vacation from your diet!  By Tim Wilkins, Fitness Comedian and author of “Laugh Your Abs Off” The summer travel season is here […]

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  • Road Trippin’ #nuts recap

    Road Trippin’ #nuts recap

    Q1. What would your ‘ultimate’ road trip look like#NUTS @ChrystalClear_Going from St.Petersburg Russia through eastern Europe, through the Middle East, and from Cairo down to Cape town @avgjomag The ultimate ‘road trip’ would look like “National Lampoon’s Vacation’ – including the dead relative tied to the top of the car @BespokeTravels  Would love to retrace the steps of the silk road traders!

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  • The Best of the Road

    The Best of the Road

        We feeling like the Pointer Sisters right now! We’re so excited… and we just can hide it because we have been selected to travel from coast to coast in Rand McNally and USA TODAY’s Best of the Road Rally!!   The Rally begins June 15 in Washington D.C and ends on July 16th in Seattle, Washington. We’ll be traveling to six of the best small towns in America to help Rand McNally and USA TODAY determine which is the “Best […]

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  • Midlife Road Trip on Dancing With The Stars!

    Midlife Road Trip on Dancing With The Stars!

    Rick and Sandi learned some moves with the fabulous cast of Battle of the Dance in Anaheim, California. Are they ready for Dancing with the Stars? … you be the judge.

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  • Midlife Road Trip on Daytime TV

    Midlife Road Trip on Daytime TV

    This was our very first television appearance before a national audience! Daytime, with hosts Cyndi Edwards and Jamie Jacobs, airs in 115 markets nationwide.

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  • Interview with the “Godfather of Reality TV”  Mark Burnett

    Interview with the “Godfather of Reality TV” Mark Burnett

    On a recent trip to Las Vegas, we had the opportunity to sit down and chat with the Godfather of Reality television, Mark Burnett! We learned what inspires a genius like Mark and of course, we had to ask what was on his bucket list. Mark shared about his latest project,  Sarah Palin’s Alaska, as well as his thoughts on social media and the web.  

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  • Behind the Scenes ~ NASA TweetUp

    Behind the Scenes ~ NASA TweetUp

    A fun, behind the scenes look at the NASA tweetup before the space shuttle Discovery’s last mission, STS-133.  Want to know what an astronaut has on his bucket list? Watch the video!  

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  • Great Day San Antonio

    Great Day San Antonio

    While in San Antonio filming another episode of Midlife Road Trip, our wonderful friends at KENS5 invited us to be guest on their morning show, Great Day SA. Here’s the video…

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  • Boob Tube Buffs

    Boob Tube Buffs

    Welcome to our Therapy Group! This Week’s Theme: *Boob Tube Buffs* straight-jacket optional, sense of humor required

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  • All Shook Up

    All Shook Up

    For months I’ve been over-the-top excited about participating in this summer’s Mongol Rally with some of the world’s foremost travel writers. I’ve described the Mongol Rally as the “Ultimate Road Trip”. We’ll be traveling 9000 miles, across ⅓ of he globe, over two continents, and 15 countries! What an amazing opportunity to step out of my comfort zone, eat some weird foods, communicate with people who don’t speak english (especially Southern english) and see the world!

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  • Blog Talk Radio

    Blog Talk Radio

    CLICK HERE TO LISTEN to Midlife Road Trip on the Best People We Know Show with host Deb Scott. The perfect therapy for a midlife crisis – The MidLife Roadtrip! It’s the firm belief of Sandi and Rick that a road trip is the perfect therapy for a midlife crisis. They are all about encouraging people to live their dreams (at least the good ones). Whether it’s something as extreme as skydiving or as simple as meeting someTwitter friends in […]

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  • Training for the Mongol Rally

    Training for the Mongol Rally

    Midlife Road Trip recently attended ZestFest in Irving, Texas, where I entered an eXtreme lolly licking contest. This particular lolly-pop was made from Ghost Chilies – the hottest pepper on the planet. The Ghost Chile’s heat factor measures 1.8 million Scoville units compared to a Jalapeno at just 6,000 units or a Habanero at a mere 300,000 units. That sucker was HOT! I was going against some seasoned pepper-licking pros and knew that I didn’t realistically have a chance of […]

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  • Hospitals and Road Trips

    Hospitals and Road Trips

    I had intended to write about my training regimen for the upcoming Mongol Rally,  But an unexpected bout of pancreatitis landed me in the hospital. Being in the hospital is not all bad. Not only did I receive some of the best medical care in the world, I got to legally experience some incredible hallucinogenic pain killers AND I lost 7 pounds in 7 days without exercising!!  While I’m not gonna miss the jello,  I admit that I was beginning […]

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