When Choosing the Wrong Ride Might Be the Right Choice on a Multigenerational Family Vacation

I love helping to spread the news about our AARP travel surveys, which explore people 45-plus and their vacation and travel habits. On more than one occasion, I find myself on the wrong side of the research, and I try to adjust. I had one of those self-adjustments this month around multigenerational travel. The most recent survey found that almost half of the folks surveyed planned to take a multigenerational trip in the next 12 months. I wasn’t in that …

Patty Andrews: 10 Facts About the Youngest Andrews Sister

If you’re a boomer, the phrase “girl group” probably brings to mind the Shangri-Las or the Supremes (though your children or grandchildren might think of Destiny’s Child or TLC). But decades before any of those acts ever recorded a single, your parents probably thrilled to the smooth, energetic harmonies of the Andrews Sisters: LaVerne, Patty, and Maxene (pictured from top to bottom in the photo on the right). The Andrews Sisters sold by various accounts 75 million to 100 million records in …