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Sunday in Seattle – A Christmas date with my adult daughter

Sunday in Seattle – A Christmas date with my adult daughter

date with my adult daughter at Chateau St. Michele

A date with my adult daughter

It was so easy when the kids were little. You knew the rules. You had a system. As a mom I was in charge of their calendar and almost everything else in their world.

Then they leave the nest, grow up, mature, and establish a life of their own.

It is what is supposed to happen, but no one warns you when you give birth that eighteen years later the rules change. You ultimately start over and create an adult relationship with your child.

I struggled with it at first, but now I embrace it, in a BIG way. I have written a great deal about what to do with your adult kids, as well as multigenerational travel (see links below). I see on my blog what readers search for and how they find my blog. Many parents are looking for suggestions and ideas for activities to share with their adult children.

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Want to Learn French From Dualingo ? – If can I do it, anyone can!

Want to Learn French From Dualingo ? – If can I do it, anyone can!

  Welcome Back Laura! This Guest Adventurer writes the fun blog called CoastofIllinois.com. She is a land-locked beach bum who works days as a nurse and shares her land-locked life with her husband who recently retired from a career in law enforcement; just scratching the surface of their sit-com similarities. They have two grown children… Continue Reading

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Visit Iceland for an Incredible 10-Day Adventure, Part Two

Visit Iceland for an Incredible 10-Day Adventure, Part Two

  Welcome to Part Two from our newest Guest Adventurer! Debbee is a lifestyle blogger and Etsy shop owner who uses themes when decorating, entertaining and crafting. During the past year Debbee and her husband traveled throughout Spain, spent a magical holiday season in Quebec City, went on a 10-day adventure around Iceland, and just returned from two… Continue Reading

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Going on a trip to San Francisco soon? Here are 3 fab restaurants to try!

Going on a trip to San Francisco soon? Here are 3 fab restaurants to try!

  Every trip to San Francisco must include a culinary adventure! Honestly, I try, but I can’t keep up! There are so many HOT enticing restaurants, serving incredibly exciting food in this culinary mecca that there aren’t ever enough days in every trip to San Francisco! I have written a great deal about the restaurants… Continue Reading

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Incredible Iceland 10-Day Adventure, Part One

Incredible Iceland 10-Day Adventure, Part One

  Please Welcome our newest Guest Adventurer! Debbee is a lifestyle blogger and Etsy shop owner who uses themes when decorating, entertaining and crafting. She typically posts twice a week; focusing on holidays, tablescapes, parties, DIY projects and travel. During the past year Debbee and her husband traveled throughout Spain, spent a magical holiday season in Quebec City,… Continue Reading

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A Family & Friends Adventure: A Destination Wedding in Seattle

A Family & Friends Adventure: A Destination Wedding in Seattle

  Although sad to see it end, the wedding adventure is complete. Our grown up adult daughter has married her prince at a lovely destination wedding in Seattle. Destination Weddings Have you been to a destination wedding? I believe the definition of this type of celebration to be any wedding location too great a distance… Continue Reading

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