Aravaipa Canyon Wilderness: an Arizona classic

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Trivial things we knew about Aravaipa Canyon upon a first thought: according to Google, it’s four, maybe five hours away from either Tucson or Phoenix Kevin once saw a centipede of monstrous, prehistoric proportions there from when I was in Boy … Continued

“Basically, our wives were stalking each other…”

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True story. That is, we realized in explaining how we met our friends Rosie and Ari that the title is probably the most efficient way to boil it down. There is a longer story which we’d be happy to tell … Continued

Blessed Highs, Painful Lows

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Well, yesterday things started out relatively neutral, anyway. Taking Rogue to the shot clinic at Petco was pretty painless, if boring in waiting in line for about an hour; Rogue, being the awesome cat that she is, put up with … Continued

Phoenix is still hot. Not quite as hot as before, but still.

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So. Still attempting to discern how best to acclimatize our cat to her new home at Bonnie’s parents’ house. We think we’ve got the right idea going, but there’s still a good bit of hissing and yowling…but hey, no blood … Continued

The Land of Asphalt and Highways, Cont’d

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We’ve been continuing to organize and store our things, rest from the whirlwind that was leaving Tucson, and most importantly, eating things. (Mostly) fun times. To make sure we had some relaxing time, we saw How To Train Your Dragon 2 – … Continued

Phoenix. So hot. Hoooooot.

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Well, after this morning I can’t say I’ve never been to a restaurant before their “early bird specials” even started. And I’m not talking, like, IHOP at two in the morning because you stayed up all night, I’m talking for … Continued

Last night here!

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We had passing thoughts of being pretty settled for our last night in this house, given that we have most of tomorrow to use. And, given that we don’t even have a bed at all any more, we very seriously … Continued

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