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Drawing Yuma: Desert Oasis

A recent trip to Yuma, AZ, took me to the University of Arizona’s Extension Demonstration Garden also known as the “Moody Garden” (love it) after Robert J Moody, long time UofA extension agent to Yuma. 435 more words


Saguaro Cactus Shot from Moving Car

A stand of saguaro cactus shot from a moving car on I-17 north of Phoenix, Az. Gary was driving so I decided to play with my Sony A6000 and I got quite a few nice images.


Hundreds of Anti-Muslim Demonstrators Surround Phoenix Mosque

Can you imagine the furor if armed Muslims started surrounding churches before services were to begin? The Washington Post reports:

“About 250 mostly armed anti-Muslim demonstrators — many wearing T-shirts bearing a profanity-laced message denouncing Islam — faced-off against a roughly equally sized crowd defending the faith in front of a Phoenix mosque Friday night. 91 more words


Desert Adventures

Explore desert adventures in southern Arizona, just minutes from our Eloy hotel.

Some Want To Let Illegal Aliens Vote

It was once said by Justice Scalia that if you do not know your rights you do not know yourself.

I think that if you do not know the history surrounding those rights then you are destined to destroy them. 601 more words


Ghosts of the West in Jerome's Public History

Jerome, Arizona, is one of the oddest, most colorful towns in the state. Its history is rich, and its public history is thriving. Now a major tourist destination, as well as a small artists’ community, one can see Arizona history, and indeed U.S. 541 more words


ABFriday Week 51

I love my wife. But sometimes she has no idea what she is talking about! This is the one time even Lynn (my wife, the little woman)  is happy I didn’t listen to her. 444 more words

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