As a proud Arizona native, I pride myself on being well-versed in all things Arizona.Last summer, I realized it had been nearly a decade since I explored Flagstaff and beyond, and immediately felt the need to be in a...
Here come those long, slow days of summer. Time for swimming… fun in the sun… picnics… vacation! Everybody loves getting away from the routine; even a well-loved routine. But invariably after a few days (or weeks) away from home, we...
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When I told friends, including Cara, I was planning a weekend to Winslow, Ariz., many of them asked “…why?” The Petrified Forest had caught my eye, and I’m a wuss for day trips; I’d rather spend an overnight and break...
There’s a lot about summers in Arizona that aren’t my favorite, like having at least one lipstick melt in my car each year, being told by people ‘but it’s a dry heat’ and being benched from daily walks after...

In + Around East Valley

Salt River Tubing with Kids

Today we’re sharing all about Salt River tubing with kids.  The Salt River and its surrounding lakes have been a yearly destination for our family....