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Yo, yo, yo! How you doin’? HA! I just got home from a special birthday dinner with my mentee, and Joe was out walking Jones.  They came home all smiles and full of energy, and I can’t help but be in a good mood with all THAT, you know.  Plus, spring.  It’s kinda my jam.  I […]

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Holy Mama am I tired.  I hope you are having a great weekend so far! I’m writing this Saturday night, after spending the day on five hours of sleep running around visiting family, and taking my Little Bit and my Bean, both toddlers, for the day.  This included sitting in the sun in 108 degree […]

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This year, I think I’ve seen more cacti in bloom than any other year.  Also, it’s weird typing the word “cacti.”  Don’t think I’ve used that one much. This picture is from 2010 though.  I took it with a point-and-shoot, and edited it for sharpness, added the border and the water mark.

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Over the weekend, my hiking buddy and I registered for the Phoenix Summit Challenge we’ve been training for! The Seven Summit Challenge sold out in half an hour this year, so I was pretty stoked that we got in. But then I got really nervous. Like, bubble guts and everything. We are actually IN this […]

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I had such a great Sunday morning! I really hope you did too.  I spent the first part of my day hiking, laughing hysterically and witnessing a gorgeous sunrise with one of my best friends.  There are few things that get better than this.  Here are some photos from our latest training day hiking “Dixie […]

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Over the weekend a dear friend and I started our training for the Phoenix Summit Challenge 2013.  She made the mistake of asking me to read the Arizona Bucket List in a recent issue of Phoenix Magazine, where I found this challenge and convinced her it would be a great idea.  I love to hike, […]

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