The Fountain of Youth Might be A Good Night’s Sleep

Traveling after the nest empties presents the opportunity for growth and adventure, but too many Baby Boomers choose not to hit the road once they retire, worried about the lack of sleep that can make you feel terrible and harm your health. However, the symptoms you assume are age-related are treatable, the culprit: sleep apnea. CONTINUE READING >> 

Traveling after the nest empties presents the opportunity for growth and adventure, but too many Baby Boomers choose not to hit the road once they retire, worried about the lack of sleep that can make you feel terrible and harm your health. However, the symptoms you assume are age-related are treatable, the culprit: sleep apnea. CONTINUE READING >> 

What Makes a Great Empty Nest Destination? Here are our Suggestions!

With the children raised and off on their own, many of the obstacles that hindered our ability to travel extensively have disappeared, but there may be some new challenges.

The key for us empty nesters is to decide what we are seeking when we travel, then match the destination to our desires.

If we plan ahead for our levels of comfort, cost, and activity level, checking most anything off the… CONTINUE READING >> 

With the children raised and off on their own, many of the obstacles that hindered our ability to travel extensively have disappeared, but there may be some new challenges.

The key for us empty nesters is to decide what we are seeking when we travel, then match the destination to our desires.

If we plan ahead for our levels of comfort, cost, and activity level, checking most anything off the… CONTINUE READING >> 

Graduation A Go-Go

“Graduation speeches were invented largely in the belief that college students should never be released into the world until they have been properly sedated.” – Garry Trudeau

Between our brood of three and my brother’s trio we have six kids within a ten year age span. That used to mean some hilarious… CONTINUE READING >>

“Graduation speeches were invented largely in the belief that college students should never be released into the world until they have been properly sedated.” – Garry Trudeau

Between our brood of three and my brother’s trio we have six kids within a ten year age span. That used to mean some hilarious… CONTINUE READING >>

Mama Loves a Ball of Paint

It’s Mother’s Day. This one is a milestone for me. It’s my first without chicks in the nest. I’d received phone calls from all three of my children — each expressed their undying gratitude for spawning them and shared all the wonderful things going on in their busy lives.

Absolutely lovely, everyone remembered me, and no guilt calls would be needed, but now the rest of the day loomed menacingly…

CONTINUE READING >> 

It’s Mother’s Day. This one is a milestone for me. It’s my first without chicks in the nest. I’d received phone calls from all three of my children — each expressed their undying gratitude for spawning them and shared all the wonderful things going on in their busy lives.

Absolutely lovely, everyone remembered me, and no guilt calls would be needed, but now the rest of the day loomed menacingly…

CONTINUE READING >> 

A Big Thank You to Dealspotr for this Fun Interview!

We are thrilled to be featured on the Dealspotr blog in this fun interview covering everything from how we got started on our adventures that led us to creating GypsyNester.com, to some of the craziest things we have ever done in our travels… CONTINUE READING >> 

We are thrilled to be featured on the Dealspotr blog in this fun interview covering everything from how we got started on our adventures that led us to creating GypsyNester.com, to some of the craziest things we have ever done in our travels… CONTINUE READING >>