Midwest Summer

Hello friends! So sorry for the absence. I spent a few weeks travelling through the Midwest visiting family, celebrating a 90th birthday and enjoying small town Ohio life. While I expected to be a writing fool it turns out what I REALLY wanted to do was alternately run in the sprinklers with my baby, drink…

Snakes & Hawks & Fish Oh My!

These midsummer days are hot, hot, hot but this week we took advantage of a cooler day (97!) and headed off to the Arizona Sonoran Desert Museum.  The museum is a real gem of Tucson and an absolute must see for anyone visiting our vibrant desert town.  The facilities are beautiful, educational and flow seamlessly.  Strolling…

Monsoons!

The monsoon season is upon us and I couldn’t be happier.  The Arizona monsoon storms are a real treat of the desert and pure, cleansing magic for this sweet soul of mine.  Rain has always energized and refreshed me and there is nothing like the howling wind, spectacular lightening and long, dark, drenching downpour of…