Westward Look Resort in Tucson: Our weekend away!

Westward Look Resort in Tucson

My husband and I recently enjoyed a weekend staycation at the Westward Look resort in Tucson. While resorts are typically busiest during the summer, our fall/winter getaway was awesome! The Westward Look is a Wyndam property located in North Tucson. Resort offerings include a spa, tennis, horseback riding, hiking and biking, and four specialty gardens….

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Family Photos With Teenagers by Tucson Family Photographer: Cailey Shivers

Family Photos With Teenagers: Have fun and be creative.

Tucson Family Photographer We recently had a family photo shoot with Tucson family photographer Cailey Shivers. Trying to get family photos with teenagers (well, a teen and a tween) isn’t the easiest job in the world, and we were blown away by Cailey’s talent, fun personality, and ability to get these boys to smile. We…

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Apple Annie’s Orchard 2013 Fall Schedule and Giveaway

Apple Annie's Orchard

Apple Annie’s Orchard in Willcox is the place to go for apple picking this fall (and peach picking, and pear picking…)! They have several varieties of each that come available for picking from now until October. Apple Annie’s My-Oh-My Apple Pie Weekend and Country Craft Fair are coming up September 21-22, and that’s also the weekend…

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A Few Of My Favorite Things!


Have you ever had one of those weeks where you’re so busy you can’t even form a sentence? That’s this week for me. I opened up my blog and went to write and… nothing. I thought that was a sign I should share some of my favorite things with you today. My amazing husband surprised…

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DownEast Basics: My Favorite Store!

DownEast Basics

Last week marked another DownEast Basics blogger mixer – I can’t even describe the fun these events are! Today, I’m going to try something different… a video! Full of interviews from your favorite Tucson bloggers, check out what’s in store at DownEast Basics in Tucson Mall!   Also, DownEast Basics is having a big contest…

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Monster Jam Comes To Tucson #Giveaway

Monster Jam in Tucson

UPDATE: Congratulations, Jane! Have fun with your grandkids! Advance Auto Parts Monster Jam® is returning to Tucson! Six massive trucks will be part of the dirt-flying, car-crushin’ action at the Tucson Convention Center – this year’s truck lineup includes the World Finals champion powerhouse Grave Digger® along with Tucson debut appearances of Monster Energy and…

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