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4th of July Weekend

This adventure has chapters!


Even before we signed the papers for the camper Mama and I decided that the 4th of July weekend would be a great weekend for us to get away and enjoy some time in our new camper (provided things fell into place and we actually got it).  4,414 more words

Loving dogs!

A republication of a post from 2012.

In yesterday’s post I mentioned that the first time I used a post title Affairs of the Heart… 562 more words


Hiking in Tonto National Forest and Hellsgate Wilderness

For as much as we loved Gila National Forest in New Mexico, the section of Tonto National Forest near Payson, Arizona really kind of blew us away. 206 more words


Well Done, Arizona!

It’s our last night in Arizona for a while. Two months have now passed since I Ieft my job in Texas and we decided to go full time in our RV. 168 more words


2016 Trip Four, Southwest Discoveries, May 13-16

Show Low, Arizona, Monday May 16, 2016

Well we are back on the road, with a trip of just under four weeks scheduled. I say scheduled since for each of the last two years, we had some medical issue that forced changes to our travels scheduled for this time of the year. 1,407 more words


A weekend away in the Jug and Campaign Creek

Campaign Creek, 2CI
Tonto National Forest – Superstition Wilderness Area

You have read stories of adventure and physical endurance, precarious wilderness situations and hairy navigational predicaments on this blog. 352 more words


Travel AZ ~ Queen Creek Olive Mill & Silly Mountain Trail

One of my FAVORITE destinations in the Phoenix area is Queen Creek Olive Mill, and it was on my “must-do” list for this trip. It was Wally’s sister Monica’s first time ever to Phoenix, and I knew she would love it. 425 more words