Shopping trip to the Lavender Farm

This months small business shopping adventure happened months ago actually. It was way before the pandemic. I would end up stopping by the Lavender Farm a second time after the pandemic but they were not allowed to be officially open yet because it was still during the lock down .   I went back the…

Back to Our Little Red House…part two.

  ” Sometimes the road you travel doesn’t lead to the destination you had hoped for. But if you can look back on the trip and smile…then it was worth it.” Trigger warning- subject covers what it is like during a pandemic here in Arizona. If anyone reading this is fed up with the negative…

 Walking with the giants.

Lisa over at Boondock ramblings gave me this idea for a fun little post. She commented on one of my posts about how big the cacti were in one photo and that got me thinking that maybe there are others out there in the world that haven’t been exposed to cacti like someone who grew…

Shopping trip to a real Arizona trading post.

Oh boy, do I have a fun one to share with you all this time. Out here in the old west we used to have trading posts in the middle of nowhere Arizona where natives, cowboys and pioneers would get most of their supplies. There was a lot of bartering that went on too. Sometimes…

  Arizona adventures-festival of lights

“ Fill your life with adventures, not things. Have stories to tell not stuff to show.” For the past couple of years, my family and I take a road trip to the Besh ba Gowah archaeological site, about a mile away from Globe Arizona. This is an event I recommend to anyone visiting our state…

When it rains it snows…at Our Little Red House that is.

It’s that time of year again. That time of year that makes it impossible to drive up to check on our place because the days we have free are also days when big storms roll into our state. Every time it rains here, it snows up north. We are desert creatures, having been raised in…

  A road trip to the country.

  “A little bit of country is good for the soul.”   We are so happy to finally have a truck. Remember the accident my husband was in a couple months ago? Everyone was okay and that is the most important part and now we have a vehicle to drive up north with. The day…

Checking in at Our Little Red House.

“Don’t wait until you have reached your goal to be proud of yourself. Be proud of every step you take toward reaching that goal.” Drove up to check on Our Little Red House. We had to check on the solar that was installed up there. The electric company is renting Our Little red house for…

 A quick trip to the woods.

Thought it would be nice to share another mini walk in the woods with you all. If you liked my older post on walking in the worlds largest Ponderosa pine forest then you will also like this post. They are both from the same area. Sometimes when we are up north we will eat outside…

Shopping trip to an old Arizona cowboy town (city).

Thought this would be a fun one to share with you all. Spent the day up in Prescott Arizona a couple weeks ago shopping. So much fun checking out their shops. If you are a follower of mine you will recognize some of the photos. This is such a beautiful place to visit for the…