Travels and Escapes Blog

Need some new weekend getaway ideas, want the latest travel tips and advice, need to know about new travel products, or want to take a look at some good photos? Check out my blog where you'll find that and more.

Corks Forks and Brews

Check back as we are developing this site for the cook, wine lover, and beer drinker. We will offer recipes, wines, and beers we have all tried and approve. Of course, photos will be included.

VanHatten Photography

Need photos for your personal head shot, your yearly family photo, your pets, or upcoming engagement? Check out this site and contact Jackie.

Bay Area Travel Writers

As a member of this professional organization of travel writers and photographers, I am kept up to date on great destinations around California and more. You can also find my latest travel articles and books here.

WE Magazine

As the Wine and Travel Editor for WE Magazine for Women, I'm pleased to be a part of an organization that inspires, promotes, and informs its readers. Check out articles from a wide variety of writers.

Prime Time Living

As editor-in-chief for this magazine catering to active adults, we bring information to our readership on all aspects of life including aging, traveling, empty nests, Alzheimer's disease, and more.