Have Mother, Will Travel is voted by readers as a selection for the Sutter Home Wine national book club! Check out our travel-inspired recipe and entertaining tip (along with recipes and tips from past books' authors) on Sutter Home's website


Claire published an article on how to improve your mother-daughter relationship at

Four Ways To Improve Your Mother-Daughter Relationship


See our piece on The Huffington Post - "Fierce Mothers"

See it here


We did a radio interview on "Fiesty Side of Fifty".

Listen to it here


See our review on BookPage.

See it here


We were interviewed on Shelf Awareness.

See it here


We're in New and Noteworthy in USA Today.

See it here


We're in National Geographic Traveler.

"If you like...Eat Pray Love then check out Have Mother, Will Travel...the book humorously documents the power of travel to

test and deepen relationships."

Read more here.



Past Events


The Ricki Lake Show

In a 20 minute interview, Claire and Mia talk with Ricki about the inspiring and transformative experiences that led to both both of their memoirs, ComeBack and Have Mother, Will Travel. Other guests include Gregg Milligan, author of God Must Be Sleeping and A Beautiful World, and Wendy Lawless, author of Chanel Bonfire.


Rotary Youth Leadership Conference  - Chicago

Mia was a keynote speaker

Teens are sponsored by local Rotary clubs to attend a weekend training aimed at developing community leadership skills


Reading and Book Signing at

Vroman's Bookstore in Pasadena, California.


Reading and Book Signing at

Books & Books, Coral Gables, Florida.


Families First of Palm Beach County 6th Annual

Children's Day Awards Luncheon.

Claire and Mia were the keynote speakers.


The AJC Decatur Book Festival.

Held on the outskirts of Atlanta, it's the country's largest independent book festival, with authors as diverse as Arianna Huffington and Roy Blount, Jr.