Tag Archives: AZ

Our Summer Vacation 2018…

From Southern California “hippy days”, to lounging in Bev’s backyard hammock… or being “cool” indoors… and taking care of “Lucky” in Arizona… even getting car stuck in sand while driving backroads near Tucson… fun making a totem pole with friends… or going to San … Continue reading

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AZ-CA-NM-AZ-CA-where? (Oct-Dec 2017)

Hectic, Fun, Sad, Hectic, Fun, Hectic, Fun… yep, that sums it up!  FUN! Last blog we were preparing for October wedding in Arizona. Beautiful bride and groom plus a super fun time.   HECTIC – Sherry flew to Colorado to bring her … Continue reading

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Life On Our Adventure: What’s it like?

Recently a friend emailed to us asking questions like: What has life been like living on the road? Challenges, surprises, inconveniences. By the time I finished typing the reply, I chuckled, realizing it’s an entire blog! I hope it’s not … Continue reading

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Arizona, Colorado, Little Grand Canyon of Texas: April 3-30, 2016

Winter in Tucson was fun and relaxing, then the whirlwind of travel began. Visit with cousins Mike and Belinda a few days. Plan to visit cousins on Peg’s side of the family, but wildfires and a family funeral send us … Continue reading

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Relaxing in Tucson for the Winter: Jan 24-Apr 2, 2016

  You may recall from the last blog, we stayed a couple months in Southern California near the Salton Sea, then traveled to Tucson for the remainder of the winter. “Settled in.” Watched the Super Bowl. Found musicians to jam … Continue reading

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Burros Rule! Kitchen Chemistry, Cowboy Church… (Oct 18 – Nov 22, 2015)

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The weather changed dramatically after the warm, sunny days bicycling in Utah. Returning to Moab, we now view lightning storms at night, followed by rain for days. Nevertheless, Arches National Park, rain or shine, is quite the sight to see. … Continue reading

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Convoy San Francisco to Miami… or… Hike Yosemite National Park (June 14 – July 8, 2015)

Our adventure continues to have new twists. While helping cousins Tom and Jennifer pack to move from San Francisco to Miami, everyone realized they could use another driver. Sherry raised her hand (oops), and next thing we know she is … Continue reading

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Wild Animals, Hidden Bars, Gorgeous Mountains in … Arizona? (Mar 29 – May2, 2015)

As we bid farewall to a fun winter in Tucson, we visit numerous cousins on our way to California: Mike and Belinda, their children and families. We get up early to cheer on Adam during his triathlon (go Adam!). Cousin … Continue reading

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Continuing on… from Tucson (Feb 22 – Mar 28, 2015)

Our winter break in Tucson comes to an end. It’s been a lot of fun playing cards, playing guitar, worshipping in a great local church, bicycle riding, and socializing with friends and relatives. A couple of tips next time you … Continue reading

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Week 53: Winter’s over, On the Road Again! (Apr 6-12, 2014)

Sherry and I arrived in Tucson in January, and stayed until April. Had a wonderful time, visiting her parents and getting “settled in”. Joined a local fitness center, played cards at night, rode bicycles, found a great local church, played … Continue reading

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Week 47: Italian, Chuze, Sparrow vs Hawk (Feb 23 – Mar 1, 2014)

Using a coupon for a new dinner place is “interesting”. Turn left, right, left, right, park at Roma Imports in an industrial area. Three parking spaces total. Uh oh. What are we getting into? But WOW. The food was DELICIOUS! Turns … Continue reading

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Week 46: Cool Church, Wine and Guitar Serenade (Feb 16-22, 2014)

On Sundays, we look forward to good praise and worship plus powerful teaching at church. This week we visit the Tucson Community Church, aka The Cool Church.  The small clearance between the trailer tires and wheel wells is a problem. … Continue reading

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Week 45: Groupies, Uncle Bob’s Popcorn, Spelling Bees (Feb 9-15, 2014)

Hot Mama Rocker is getting groupies! Enjoying our time together. Do a few repairs on the trailer, add bicycle racks inside the car, and… Imagine fifty years selling popcorn! That’s what Uncle Bob’s Popcorn has been doing. Black Cherry or … Continue reading

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Week 44: Blues Dancing, Kartchner Caverns, and Tombstone (Feb 2-8, 2014)

     Near Tucson are the Kartchner Caverns. We are in awe, walking among the ancient stalactites and stalagmites. To protect these caverns for future generations, the explorers who discovered these caverns quickly took action to protect the pristine caverns. … Continue reading

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Week 43: Aebleskiver, Saguaro, and Rooster Cogburn (Jan 26 – Feb 1, 2014)

 It’s wonderful to be friends with Sherry’s cousin Mike and his wife Belinda. Stay a few days with them in Queen Creek, AZ, while we enjoy beautiful sunrises, hundreds of saguaro cactus, and warm sunny days. If you’ve never enjoyed … Continue reading

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Week 8: May 26 – June 1, 2013 Arizona first, then quick to The Vineyard…

Great time at Mike and Belinda’s. Visit their cabin in the mountains. Party at Dawn and Mark’s home, meeting his parents and family. On Tuesday we depart, heading to Andy and Carolyn’s vineyard in Ramona, CA. Arrive just in time … Continue reading

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