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wandering eye wednesday: week four/2

Happy Wednesday! I’m still trying to get back in the swing of things from being sick ALL.LAST.WEEK.  It was pretty stupid, frankly.  But I’m getting there.  We finished our master bedroom closet over the weekend (well, mostly) and I’m excited … Continue reading

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wandering eye wednesday: week two/2

Hey there, gorgeous! How’s it shakin’? So, you may recall last year when we went camping over Thanksgiving Day weekend, and I promised you a third and final installment of pictures.  I suppose I should just admit that it’s just … Continue reading

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kids photography hike

Hey there! So do you remember when I shared our niece’s Ocean Beach photos with you over the summer? (check them out here) Well, I promised to take said niece on a hiking trip to get some more photos, and … Continue reading

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wandering eye wednesday: week fifty

Can you believe it’s Wednesday already? Here is another shot from our Thanksgiving camping trip. I’m sure you know by now how much I love me a sunset.  This is straight from the camera… What do you think?

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Camping: A Thanksgiving Tradition part two

Hey guys! How’s your weekend starting out? I enjoyed a night of wine and sushi with some amazing ladies to get the weekend going.  It’s so nice to get to know people, don’t you think? Learning the little bits and … Continue reading

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Camping: A Thanksgiving Tradition part one

You guys! What a weekend! Am I right? How’d yours go? I ended up with a big ‘ol fat lump on my forehead and an equally impressive bruise on my shin.  But on a brighter note, the Autumn decorations are … Continue reading

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wandering eye wednesday: week forty-five

So if you follow my Instagram feed, you’ve seen this photo before.  But if you don’t (and really, why don’t you?!?), then this is new for you.  I took this photo with my iPhone, edited it in Snapseed for cropping … Continue reading

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tempe oktoberfest and all things autumn

Hey there! I’m writing this on my lunch hour since my weekend pretty much rocked while simultaneously rocking my to-do list. Wine and cheese night with lovely ladies, Tempe Oktoberfest and Sunday family football day catapulted me into straight-up autumn … Continue reading

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wandering eye wednesday: week thirty-seven

Happy Hump Day! Here are a couple shots from our crazy weekend, taken at Rustlers Roost at South Mountain in Phoenix, Arizona.  I didn’t realize this place would be so full of great photo opportunities, and I didn’t bring the … Continue reading

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wandering eye wednesday: week thirty-six

I’m a sucker for barbed wire and fences.  I took this photo while camping last weekend.  I noticed how many fewer pictures I take when I’m hiking with a group.  I felt like I should hurry up for everyone, and to … Continue reading

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camping with a puppy

Hey there! How has your weekend been? We are still playing catch up after our camping trip last weekend, but we’re hanging in there.  Jones has had a bit of a forest hangover this whole last week, so that’s been … Continue reading

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camping on the rim…

Hi! How are YOU? Dang, it’s been so long! I mean, aside from my Wandering Eye Wednesday posts… I hope you’ll forgive me, we’ve been getting ready for a camping trip.  With a puppy.  Which is like going camping with … Continue reading

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wandering eye wednesday: week thirty-five

I took this photo last year on a hike with the Sierra Club to Weber Mine in Arizona.  It’s such a dangerous picture to me, with the cactus, hard edges, and the darkness beyond the entrance, which is so small … Continue reading

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westgate city center

Happy Monday.  Said no one ever.  But nevertheless, it’s that dreaded day again and I hope it’s a good one for you.  Man, what a weekend.  It wore me out to say the least.  We had a lot of fun … Continue reading

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girls overnighter: tap haus and buffalo chip

Oh, Sunday.  Sunday, Sunday, Sunday.  Just… why? You’re nothing like your free-spirited sister, Saturday. Though you are a bit kinder than Miss Monday, who is really just a nasty hag, if I’m being honest. So… I hope your Sunday is … Continue reading

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laughing it up at the tempe improv

Heya, how was your weekend? I have a case of “I freaking hate Mondays,” but the last two days were pretty fantastic so I’ll keep my griping to a minimum.  I’ve been meaning to share these photos with you from when … Continue reading

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wandering eye wednesday: week twenty-two

Arizona sunsets are kind of epic.  And seriously, it isn’t just the locals that think so! I shot this with the Canon Rebel over Memorial Day weekend in Lake Havasu.  I adjusted the contrast, added the border and watermark and … Continue reading

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Being a Desert Rat in Lake Havasu, Arizona

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 … Continue reading

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wandering eye wednesday: week twenty-one

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 … Continue reading

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checking in on the garden: May 2014

How’s it going? So, I know I’ve bragged about our garden this year (see here and here) and I’m seriously just so freaking impressed with it that I’m not even about to take all the credit! No kidding, I was just telling … Continue reading

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