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Arizona Week #6 Highlights: March 21 – 27

We had a little change this week and took a break from Mesa and headed South to Tucson to visit friends, Linda and Harry, and take in the sights. It takes a special kind of person to host out of … Continue reading

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Arizon Week #4 Highlights: March 14 – 20

  Arizona Week #4 Highlights: March 14 – 20     Ray and I both tried something new this week (I’ll try to get photos later):  I gave Line Dancing the good old college try. It was definitely a lot of … Continue reading

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Arizona Week #2 Highlights – February 21 – 27

We started the week hiking on the National/Mormon Loop Trail at South Mountain (literally on the South edge of Phoenix).  Our leader, Jim, is a big fan of the guide: Hiking Phoenix: favorite day hikes, originally No Jive pocket guide by … Continue reading

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First Week Highlights: Feb 14 – 20

Well it took the whole first week to figure out where the multiple calendars of activities/ events were, how to get them, what to do with them, where everything happens, and who’s in charge. Favorite side trips organized by us: … Continue reading

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Arizona Escape – enroute: enjoying the drive

(February 9th – 12th): We drove from Minneapolis straight south to Oklahoma City which was still colder than you know what. Finally on day 4 of our escape from the chilly North, Albuquerque promised highs in the 50’s. So we … Continue reading

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Holiday Letter

  This year we officially entered the real estate market with mixed emotions and results. Needless to say, the market was not cooperative and we are still Normal people for a while longer. That is, we live in Normal, IL. … Continue reading

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