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A Month in the Pines

We did it! We spent our 1st month out on the road, in the RV and we survived. Of course, there were speed bumps and I had my moments of OMG WHAT HAVE WE DONE but all in all, it has been exciting and great! 987 more words

Where We've Roamed

Wupatki National Monument in Flagstaff, Arizona

The start of another great adventure at Wupatki National Monument in Flagstaff, Arizona. We’re Yellowstone bound this time! 13 more words


Wupatki National Monument

During our spring trek to Northern Arizona, we stopped by the Wupatki National Monument, a well-known Native American ruins. It is one of several sites preserving pueblos, ancient villages, and was once habited by the Anasazi and Sinagua Indians in the 12th & 13th century. 111 more words


Arizona Adventures - Northern Exposure!

This post covers my Mom’s whirlwind visit to Arizona (before our Hawaii trip!) and includes the following destinations:

  • Sedona – Sat 4/2-Sun 4/3
  • Grand Canyon – Sun 4/3 – Mon 4/4…
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Wupatki National Monument

Following the eruption of Sunset Volcano in the 11th century, thousands of prehistoric people came to settle on the high plains north of modern Flagstaff immediately surrounding the 1,000-foot cinder cone. 840 more words


Days Eight and Nine: The Grand Canyon (1975)

The Grand Canyon

Day Eight (Sept. 1, 1975) was dedicated to touring Arizona’s Grand Canyon, carved by the Colorado River and its tributaries  as well as mass erosion over the last 17 million years. 602 more words