Elementary school field trip (midlife) chaperone… reporting for duty elementary school field trip chaperone… reporting for duty May 15, 2012 What causes those serendipitous moments in our lives when we can pause and feel like we have arrived? When everything else that we normally are concerned about doesn’t even cross our minds? Next Blog By jeff noel Retired Disney Institute Keynote Speaker and Prolific Blogger. Five daily, differently-themed personal blogs (about life's 5 big choices) on five interconnected sites. View all of jeff noel's posts.