Daily Adventure Tales-logo

Daily Adventure Tales

184 Favorites

Part reality show, part travelogue, part down-home boomer philosophy, Daily Adventure Tales encourages baby boomers and retirees to expand their horizons by trying something new every day. Hosted by Adventure Laurie Weaver and her husband, the Wonderful Mark, the Daily Adventure Tales podcast features commentary on boomer life, interviews, music, fun things to try and anything else that strike Laurie and Mark as they dive into retired life.

Part reality show, part travelogue, part down-home boomer philosophy, Daily Adventure Tales encourages baby boomers and retirees to expand their horizons by trying something new every day. Hosted by Adventure Laurie Weaver and her husband, the Wonderful Mark, the Daily Adventure Tales podcast features commentary on boomer life, interviews, music, fun things to try and anything else that strike Laurie and Mark as they dive into retired life.
More Information

Location:

Los Angeles, CA

Description:

Part reality show, part travelogue, part down-home boomer philosophy, Daily Adventure Tales encourages baby boomers and retirees to expand their horizons by trying something new every day. Hosted by Adventure Laurie Weaver and her husband, the Wonderful Mark, the Daily Adventure Tales podcast features commentary on boomer life, interviews, music, fun things to try and anything else that strike Laurie and Mark as they dive into retired life.

Language:

English


Episodes

Ep 0023 – Bye for now

2/25/2014
More
Mark and I say good-by as we explain why Daily Adventure Tales is going on hiatus.

Duration: 00:22:27


Ep 0022 – Kick Ass Dads – Our final adventures at the New Media Expo

2/23/2014
More
I meet up with the incredible Kick Ass Dads from the Kick Ass Dad podcast on the last day of the New Media Expo. My fake son, Steve, and the Wonderful Mark put their two cents in as we wrap up the tales of our adventures at NMX. Steve ponders pursuing a personal passion and we wonder, Will Wyoming ever listen?

Duration: 00:36:58


Ep 0021 – My epic tale of woe and redemption – interviewing Cliff Ravenscra

2/6/2014
More
I choke down the most humble lessons, in this, my epic tale of woe and ash rising as I pursue my passionate dream — interviewing the King of All Podcasters, Cliff Ravenscraft, at the New Media Expo. Like Dorothy, in her quest for the wizard, along the way I meet Sandra Payne, an empathetic video director who had her own year of adventure, Gina Carr and Terry Brock who stepped up with the knowledge of Klout and kindness, Mike Mataluni, a Kick Ass podcaster, who offered up courage and...

Duration: 00:47:04


Ep 0001 Compulsive Overeating Star-date…Forever

2/2/2014
More
I launch a new podcast that's an intimate look inside my lifelong battle with compulsive eating and binge eating disorder. I offer up two first steps that help me deal with compulsive eating when it roars back into my life.

Duration: 00:30:39


Ep 0020 – What’s it like to be a film star? More stories from NMX

1/30/2014
More
I share stories about interviewing podcasters and documentary filmmaker, Mark Ramsey, at the New Media Expo with my fake son, Steve, and The Wonderful Mark. Interview highlights are: documentaries, podcasting and motivating moms. Adventure Question:Have you found your purpose and passion? Call 206-666-2035 and tell us how you found it or what you are doing… Read More »

Duration: 00:39:36


Ep 0019 – Where do Cowgirls go to Retire? New friends and stories from NMX

1/23/2014
More
I share stories about my experiences making and interviewing new friends at the New Media Expo with my old friends, Linda and Jane. Interview highlights are cowboys and cowgirls, Klout scores, high-end giftware, organic gardens and years of podcasting. Adventure Challenge:Meet someone new. Try saying hi at the store, the gym, at work, wherever life […]

Duration: 00:40:28


Ep 0018 – On the road to Vegas – first adventures at NMX

1/16/2014
More
We hit the road in our convertible, Red Baby, and head to the New Media Expo in Las Vegas. We share squabbles and happy memories as we travel Route 66, return to the site of the world’s former tallest thermometer in Baker, CA and have lunch with the Mad Greek. I make friends with filmmaker, […]

Duration: 00:38:25


Episode 16 – It’s a Small Christian World, Don’t Twerk on Twitter, and othe

12/26/2013
More
Adventure Questions:How have your holiday celebrations changed? How might they change in future? Facebook Photo extra See photos from our Christmas adventures. Proof that chicken dinners are just not what they used to be, Tiger plays with my hat, and decorations galore at Descanso. http://facebook.com/dailyadventuretales YouTube Extras Boddy House at Christmas Train pulling out of […]

Duration: 00:40:30


Episode 15 – Twas the Groove before Christmas – Bonus Clip

12/21/2013
More
This special holiday clip features Laurie grooving with a poem she wrote as a kid in 1967 based on Clement C. Moore’s famous poem, Twas the Night before Christmas. Adventure Challenge: Explore your creative holiday groove and send your holiday greetings or stories to Daily Adventure Tales by calling 1-206-666-3025 or go to http://speakpipe.com/dailyadventuretales I […]

Duration: 00:04:23


Episode 14 – Pirate Mark, Two Years Before the Mast, Mai Tais, Riding Eleph

12/19/2013
More
Adventure Challenge: Avast ye mateys! Climb aboard, thar be a pirate episode for ye! Comment like a pirate and give us some buccaneer lore, or Talk like a pirate and leave audio feedback at 1-206-666-2035 (regular long distance charges apply) or go to http://speakpipe.com/dailyadventuretales (free of charge) and spin us ye pirating yarn! Facebook Photo […]

Duration: 00:25:36


Episode 13 – Beer and Family – Behind the scenes at Mother Earth Brew Co

12/12/2013
More
Adventure Challenge: Try a new flavor. It can be beer, or something else. How did you like it? Please comment and tell us the tale! Podcast Recap The opener take 1,2,3! 00:21 Julie and Jeff, with help from Mark, do this week’s opener. Hi Georgia! 02:24 Mark has a personal hello for his aunt. The […]

Duration: 00:26:27


Episode 11 – Thanksgiving Hiking Tales, Turkey Tips and Mom’s Skype Poem

11/28/2013
More
Adventure Question: What’s your Thanksgiving tradition? Comment and tell the tale! Podcast Recap Donna Libra and her dog, Bailey :010 Donna does the opener and tells us why adventures are good things. About Shake that Little Foot 1:46 About the group behind this week’s featured Creative Commons song. Mystery Man 2:34 Laurie’s first hiking story […]

Duration: 00:30:05


Episode 10 – A Bike Camera POV Adventure to Ostrich Land USA

11/21/2013
More
Adventure Question: Have you ever had an adventure turn out differently than expected? What happened and how did you deal with it? Comment and tell the tale. Podcast Recap Blake Fowler, Manager of Ostrich Land USA :010 Blake from Ostrich Land USA in Solvang, CA , does the opener and tells us all about the […]

Duration: 01:03:08


Episode 9 – Concert Claustrophobia

11/14/2013
More
Adventure Question: Have any fears stopped you from going places or doing new things? Have you been able to overcome them? Comment and tell the tale. Podcast Recap Alan from TownPlace Suites :07 Alan from TownPlace Suites in Anaheim , bravely does the opener and tells us about his upcoming big 6-O birthday. What’s with […]

Duration: 00:58:03


Episode 8 – Beast and the Beauty Stories

11/7/2013
More
Adventure Challenge: Treat yourself like the adventurer you are by diving into a new beauty experience. Try a new nail polish, new hairdo, new hat, try a manicure, try a salon, wear socks that don’t match. Anything that makes you feel adventurous and fabulous! Then come back to tell the tale. Podcast Recap Marcus Hess […]

Duration: 00:43:31


Episode 7 – Halloween Stories 2013

10/31/2013
More
Adventure Question: What is your Halloween story? Did you have a favorite costume? Did something fun happen this year or in years past? What do you enjoy the most about this spooky, holiday? You can post your story on the Daily Adventure Tales website by clicking above this question on the show notes page where […]

Duration: 00:45:17


Episode 6 – Home – part 3 of 3 – My fake son, New & Noteworthy, Thanks Rene

10/24/2013
More
Mental Adventure Challenge: Make an action plan to stop your negative mind the next time it harps at you. Maybe you will take 30 seconds and describe what’s in front of you right now, maybe you will breathe deeply and sing a song, maybe you’ll stop and take a photo of something you like in […]

Duration: 00:57:01


Episode 5 – Home – part 2 of 3 – Solace, Twitter and Bo Bice!

10/17/2013
More
Adventure Challenge: Say hi to someone new. You can try Twitter and say Hi to me @AdventureLaurie or Bo Bice @OfficialBoBice. Whomever you greet, I really want to hear from you and find out about how it went. What’s your story? Posting Website users post your comments and stories on the show page by clicking […]

Duration: 00:51:28


Episode 4 – Going Home – part 1 of 3 – What memories do you feature?

10/10/2013
More
Adventure Challenge: When you visit your past, what memories come up? Which do you cherish? Which do you wish to let go? Think of featured memories like a quilt made of squares you get to design. Pick one memory and tell us what that square would look like. Post your story on the website post […]

Duration: 00:42:42


Episode 3 – Bikes, Camera, Action! Plus free music

10/2/2013
More
Adventure Challenge: When’s the last time you documented an adventure? Take a walk and grab a photo, write about your walk in a journal or make an audio memo and share it with us. Post your story on the website post page by clicking above this challenge where the link either says ‘Leave a reply’ […]

Duration: 00:51:52

See More