Antelope Canyon

  We just got back from a 2 week camping trip to Northern Arizona and Utah and went to 6 different National Parks. Of all the places we visited, Antelope Canyon (which is neither a national or state park) was my favorite. It’s located outside of Page, Arizona on Navajo reservation and is close to […]

Queen Creek Olive Mill

One of our favorite places to go when we have family or friends stay with us from out of town is the Olive Mill in Queen Creek, AZ. You can go on the olive oil tour (I highly recommend!) and there’s shopping and a small restaurant there. On the tour you can learn how they […]

Grand Canyon

Back in January, we took a ride up to Flagstaff so Phil could take the boys snowboarding, but we were so disappointed to find there was no snow and it was in the 60’s! Bummer because they were really looking forward to snow and cold weather since it’s been an unusually hot winter in Phoenix. […]


A few weeks ago my husband and I hiked Usury Pass in Mesa, AZ. Over the past few years I’ve really gotten into hiking. I love walking and try to walk a few miles everyday in my neighborhood, which can, at times, get a little monotonous. I love being outside and just taking in the views […]