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Arizona 2016

As I drove south from UT into AZ I wondered when I would start to see the Saguaro cactus. for some reason I thought they would be rather rare when I did get into their area. 355 more words

Suns out...

Sometimes you just need to show off the “guns”.


Looks like a Crime SceneĀ 

You don’t see it very often, but on occasion a saguaro with be blown over during high winds.

This is always a sad sight. I would guess it to be about 20 feet tall and well over 100 years old. 28 more words


Love Letter to Tucson

Love Letter to Tucson

by Beth Kozan

I was 26 when I moved to Tucson from Sierra Vista, Ariz. The US Army was the reason my husband and I were in Arizona at Fort Huachuca. 713 more words

Phoenix Publishing & Book Promotion

It's a dry heat...the big white lie.

Having suffered through some horrible football on Sunday, I decided that I’d had enough and took to the desert for an early afternoon hike. With summer slowly fading into the rear view mirror, and the thermometer reading in the low 90’s (for Phoenix, that’s not something we think of as very hot), I put my hiking shoes on and headed out toward Gavilan Peak. 67 more words


#366happydays - Day 267

Aaaaand another cactus :P Looks a little wonky but seems alright :) šŸŒµ

Pattern adapted from http://www.lacasadecrafts.com/2012/09/how-to-crochet-a-saguaro-cactus/