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Phoenix Hiking

It was hot, because it was the desert. We brought water.

Our original trailhead target was thwarted by park construction, so we simply added a 1.2 miles. 15 more words


Tu-Na Quilts: Entry for Blogger's Quilt Festival

I’m taking time off from photographing all the loot from my 2017 Quilt MN Shop Hop to enter the Blogger’s Quilt Festival.

I made this little mini as part of a blog hop in March. 586 more words

Tu-Na Quilts

Sizzix 3D Succulent Instax Photo Stand

Here’s a fun way to display your Instax Mini photos with a unique succulent twist using paper, alligator clips and a bamboo skewer.

Supplies you will need: Sizzix… 505 more words


Summer Hikes in the Desert

Yep, it’s hot. Really hot sometimes. So what’s a guy to do when he wants to hike in the summer? He gets up at 4:30 in the morning and sets out. 143 more words


In Defense of Arizona

Part 1

The very first job I had as a teenager was in a flower shop. To this day it is one of my favorite jobs and one in which I think I learned the most – about plants and life and how adults behave in the real world. 521 more words

Desert Sunrises - Monsoon Style

The last few weeks in the desert has made for some awesome sunrises.  I spent a nice early morning hike this past weekend and blown away. 45 more words