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Wrapping up our month-long stay in Tucson, AZ

Our month-long winter break in Tucson whizzed by as we went about completing maintenance on Betsy, socializing, hiking, birding and checking out local attractions.  And we thought we might be bored here!   1,386 more words

Where We Have Been

Arizona Fall Foliage Report: November dazzles in the Southern Sky Islands

If you’re late to the leaf peeping party, you may want to head south. Officials at Fort Huachuca captured some of the changeover in Huachuca Canyon last week. 154 more words


New on 500px : Santa Rita Supercell by MikeOlbinski

There are very few words to describe June 30th, 2015 in southern Arizona. Not only did the monsoon start early this year, but a few days into it the weather intensified, cape increased and we have some abnormally high wind shear. 62 more words

Real Estate And Mortgage

My Favorite Time of Day

I get up early in Southern Arizona. I look at the dark sky filled with stars so close and bright you feel you could reach out and touch them. 409 more words

Photo Stories

Little Cat vs Big Mine

When a photograph of a lone male Ocelot was snapped south of Tucson Arizona, in the Santa Rita Mountains last year it was cause for celebration and controversy. 377 more words

Endangered Species

Weed Behind A Stone

“Weed Behind A Stone” — Image by kenne

Weed behind a stone

Tween a rock and mountain view,

Some call it heaven.

— kenne