The Lost Art of the Itinerary

I don’t know about you, but when it comes to travel arrangements I like to be really clear on where I need to be, and when.

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Destination – Refuge Day Spa in Carmel Valley California

If you live in the Central Valley of northern Californi, Refuge spa is probably your best bet for a relaxing soak and a terrific massage.

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Ride Service Apps in Barcelona

I went to Trip Advisor looking for some basic info from a Barcelona local. Shame on the site admins for allowing the forums to turn into a place where bullying is acceptable “advice”.

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An American Retirement

The more I think about the idea of retiring… the less I understand. Is retirement about not working? Or is it about not working at the same job you’ve been doing for a Very Long Time. Am I leaving an employer, a lifestyle, a way of defining who I am in the world? What the […]

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What Makes a Good AirBnB

There are plenty of hazards in renting an AirBnB. Here are some things to watch out for, (or if you’re a host) not to do.

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Aging & Assumptions

When are we “old”? Does that depend on how others perceive us, or on how we feel?

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WordPress.com Usability for Bloggers

There is much to love about WordPress.com. Unfortunately, it’s not nearly as user friendly as it should be. Why setting up a basic menu for the site is a nightmare.

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