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Fort Huachuca, AZ

Of course we couldn’t go to Tombstone without visiting our old haunting grounds on Fort Huachuca. Talk about a small base! I think you can sneeze and have it shoot you from one end of the base to the other. … Continue reading

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Museum and Minerals

Our ‘local’ museum had a mineral and rock show roll into town. Nate adores rocks of any kind so we decided to surprise him with going up there. The two plus hour drive was worth it to see his face … Continue reading

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Rare Clouds?

We were recently privileged to witness some amazing clouds. At one point the long line of clouds even had a perfect circle inside of it. Unfortunately we were driving and I wasn’t able to nab a picture of that one. … Continue reading

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Bug Repellent

It might look odd but it serves three purposes: places my window boxes in a place the plants won’t get sunburned prevents my boxes and chairs from blowing away in high winds as a bug repellent When we first moved … Continue reading

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Summer Storm; Desert Style

We had a horrendous storm pass through. I’m used to getting warnings and alerts on my phone from my Weather Channel App that never pan out. The area we live in is notorious for fooling radar. This time, however, they … Continue reading

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Desert Shots

With the onset of summer it not only brings soaring temps reaching triple digits it also brings the summer rains. Flash flood warnings are nearly a daily occurrence as well as threats of wild fires brought by lightening. This yearly … Continue reading

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Hiking… Again

I gave in. I let my knee rest a few weeks and went out again. My husband and dog found a new area that’s less crowded and flatter; blissfully flatter. My son even learned to be a bit quieter; minus … Continue reading

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Our latest Hiking Adventure

This one is a bit late in coming. Just before Heidi came into our lives we went on another hike. The trail head is about 500ft from the parking area and the sign says it’s a 3mi trail. After getting … Continue reading

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Find the Mountain?

This last Tuesday it snowed again. As soon as I’m finished making my moon socks I’m going to make my Jack a coat. Poor thing wanted desperately to play outside with my son and husband but was shivering too much. … Continue reading

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Find the Rainbow!

  Over all the pic isn’t bad since I was riding in a truck that was going 45mph, while it was snowing, and took the pic through a window on an iPhone. 😀

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