When conducting travelogues, seminars, or motivational speaking engagements, Jeanne (aka Grandma) utilizes an interactive, multimedia approach-including audience participation, dramatic example, and homespun humor. Her storytelling techniques entertain, educate, enlighten, and inspire.


Writing YOUR Legacy YOUR Way

You are unique. Make your time in history come alive for future generations. In the history of the world no one is exactly like you. You are intellectually, emotionally, & physically one-of-a-kind. No other family is exactly like your family. Your decisions & experiences are unique. Even your siblings, experiencing the same event, will come away with different memories & lessons learned. Discover the necessary steps to writing your life story. Your descendants will thank you.

Build Your Writing Confidence

Don't let a lack of self-confidence stop or stall your writing progress. Jeanne's message will encourage you to achieve your full creative potential. Dare to be your very best. Jeanne outlines 7 steps to build your confidence; including HOW to get started, WHY your mindset makes all the difference, and the importance of rituals.

I really enjoyed your talk. It really made me stop & think & contemplate my future & my creativity. Rosemary

Loved every minute of this unusual presentation. Pat


The ‘Hero’s Journey’ in Real Life (Mythology)

"Adversity has the effect of eliciting talents, which in prosperous circumstances, would have lain dormant."

Explore with us as we discover what the heroes in mythology have to do with everyday modern life. Create the life you want and live it without regrets. Be the hero in your own life story.

The topics very interesting-some issues brought up that I believe helps…should be given to young groups so they know ‘You can do it’. Bobbie

Excellent! Contact Chicago Public Schools for a vender contract to be able to provide workshops for students. Mickey


Women in History & the Values They Portray

Helen Keller, Elizabeth Fry, Nellie Bly & a host of others that you may never heard of LIVED their values of: Determination, Caring, Kindness, Fairness, Understanding, Friendship, Learning, & Adventure. These role models inspire us to aim high, do our very best, & to keep trying-no matter the odds.

Excellent! Love your enthusiasm. Elaine

Marvelous job; interesting, exciting-she is a survivor. Mary

The Value of Humor

In Life you have 2 choices.

Are you going to laugh or cry? Humor has many physical & emotional benefits. Join in a spirited conversation as we laugh our way to a healthier future.

The choice is yours.

Religious/Spiritual Groups

God helps those that help themselves. Pray to God, but continue to row to shore. Russian proverb

…filled with so many great life lessons… Judi

It’s funny the impressions we make of other people. Noteworthy. Admirable. I hope I am half as brave as you when I grow up. Kahualani

Swedish Death Cleaning

"A loved one wishes to inherit nice things from you. Not ALL things from you."

Give your family the gift of a clean, organized, & simple life. Join the discussion as we learn how to downsize your life in a memorable way. Learn about fun projects that you can begin at any age. By sharing a joyful walk down memory lane, your family will better understand the era in which you lived & loved. Make history go from a boring school subject to your family saga enriching future generations. By celebrating your life, your descendants just might follow your example & turn their life stories into treasures also.


Corporate world

Success is a journey; life is a journey. Take the scenic route.

I really loved your presentation. I am quite inspired by you. I would love to hear more. Truman

You have great talent, drive, not to mention tremendous potential. Joseph


Motivational Speaking Engagements are available for teenagers & adults.

"…your story is an inspiration to the truth that if someone comes with only their bags and an open mind, they will leave full of life, inspired & purposeful." Alysa

Travelogues are appropriate for all ages: children to seniors.

Mission statement: Through Books, Workshops, Travelogues and Motivational Speaking Engagements, the JRMG Innovative Team hopes to encourage the young and young-at-heart to embrace the opportunities and transformative experiences that may be hidden in everyday life.

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