I joined the board of directors for the Flight Path Museum and Learning Center a few weeks ago, and it has been a pleasure to help a nonprofit that has a mission to preserve aviation history and inspire the next generation of pilots and space

Thanks to a truly special Adventures by Disney experience, my mom and I were able to walk down Disney memory lane with a near-private tour to the Griffith Park Merry-Go-Round. What does the Griffith Park Merry-Go-Round have to do with Disney, you might wonder? — or

This weekend is Washington Crossing Spring Brewfest. This annual event sells out each year and brings together history and beer in a way only possible where Washington crossed the Delaware. [caption id="attachment_98730" align="alignleft" width="153"] ID 52270826 © Joe Sohm | Dreamstime.com[/caption] If you live in or around

This past week I had the opportunity to vacation in Curaçao, the small Dutch island in the southern Caribbean. Many factors went into why I chose Curaçao, but after extensive research on its resorts, culture, beaches and marine life, I knew I had to experience

At the recent Aircraft Interiors Expo in Hamburg, Germany, Italian seat manufacturer Aviointeriors presented the latest version of its Skyrider standing seat. First introduced a decade ago, the Skyrider keeps getting tweaked to make it more appealing to airlines and within applicable FAA regulations. The Skyrider

i spent the holiday weekend in Washington, D.C. It was somewhat of a history lesson for my 12-year-old son. We visited the Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History; the National Museum of American History; the Smithsonian National Zoological Park; Arlington Cemetery (he wondered who Jacqueline Kennedy

I recently enjoyed lunch and a tour on board Azamara Club Cruises’ Azamara Journey, docked in New York City before a late afternoon departure to Bermuda. The food was both delicious and beautifully presented and the ship’s facilities impeccable, even as cruise-goers were embarking. Enjoy

With Easter this past weekend and some lovely warm and sunny weather, here in Southern Oregon we've been relishing some of what makes spring such a delightful season. With my two young grandsons now living nearby, it's even more fun to be able to share

My husband and I recently traveled to Charleston to visit friends and attend a music festival, the third annual High Water Festival. It was the first time we all attended the two-day event. The festival was held at Riverfront Park, near the Charleston Naval Complex. Performances

Mainly created and built by women, Hudson Yards is the West Side’s hottest neighborhood and shopping center. The flashy and shiny buildings are located between 10th and 12th avenues, stretching from West 30th to West 34th streets and home to high-end shops like Cartier, Patek

We were like kids in a candy store. [caption id="attachment_98425" align="alignleft" width="221"] 1954: Josephine, Robert and Benjamin Munson[/caption] [caption id="attachment_98430" align="alignleft" width="271"] Munson's Chocolates Factory Store-Manchester, Connecticut[/caption] Our good friends Carol and Jim were visiting from Indiana in early April, and with Easter approaching, my husband and I

Each year, my family and I celebrate the Easter holiday in a traditionally Catholic way. My itinerary for the time with my family usually consists of a blessing of the Easter basket with my grandmother and mother; two meals fully prepared (and cleaned

Today is Earth Day, and this week is National Parks Week. It's a great time to visit any of the more than 400 national parks and monuments in this country. [caption id="attachment_98400" align="alignright" width="289"] ID 114299367 © Giovanny Kilapong | Dreamstime.com[/caption] All week there are special theme

Since my friends and I planned on attending the Chicago Bandits National Pro Fastpitch 2019 draft at Kings Dining and Entertainment in Rosemont Monday night, we decided to spend our whole day in the area. Rosemont is a suburb sandwiched between Chicago O'Hare International Airport

We recently met up with friends who were in our area to take in some of the plays at the Oregon Shakespeare Festival. John and Debbie hail from Portland, and Mike and Carol live in the Bay Area, and they've been meeting up in Ashland

Chicago-area native Haley Reinhart rose to fame after placing third on American Idol in 2011. Since then, she found success performing solo as well as with Scott Bradlee's Postmodern Jukebox. She sang for commercials and worked as a voice actor in the Netflix animated comedy