Life & Love, The Geriatric Mommy

Our Biggest Adventure is Beginning

Originally I was going to write this post as more of a diary, but it was getting really long, so I'm keeping that part to myself! It has been a while since I've written anything that wasn't work-related. Part of that is just sheer exhaustion and I can only muster up the energy to do… Continue reading Our Biggest Adventure is Beginning

Travel Tips & Guides

Tours or Solo Travel? How to Decide Which is For You

As you're planning your upcoming trip, you might be wondering if a tour is worth it, or if you should go it alone. There are pros and cons to both, and the point of this blog is to help you figure out what is best for you. Independent travel can be incredibly liberating. You're free… Continue reading Tours or Solo Travel? How to Decide Which is For You

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Travel Stories

4 Days in Mexico City | A City Built in Layers

You may have heard mixed thoughts about Mexico City; I know I did! It seems the city either rubs you the right way or the wrong, and there really isn't a grey area. In my experience, I loved it. Mexico City is a city of contrast. It's old and new, not even old but ancient! It's… Continue reading 4 Days in Mexico City | A City Built in Layers

Travel Stories, Travel Tips & Guides

The Butterfly Effect | Monarch Butterflies of Mexico

As I settle into our new home, I am finally looking forward to having some extra time to remember our adventures in Mexico. Our second weekend in Mexico was a bucket list item for me. I had the incredible opportunity to visit El Rosario Sanctuary and witness thousands of monarch butterflies that travel thousands of… Continue reading The Butterfly Effect | Monarch Butterflies of Mexico

Travel Stories

Paradise Found

I've written blogs before about disconnecting and detoxing from technology, I just didn't know I was in for that kind of vacation. Here's the scene, we'd finally reached our vacation days and were set to spend a few days in Yelapa, a remote beach town inaccessible by cars. We had booked our accommodations in an… Continue reading Paradise Found