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    EGGS!! We have two new eggs!! Different momma cause she's smaller and much more skittish but by the end she should be used to us. We had just washed the door and I was going to take the wreath down. Guess we won't be using our front entrance for the month of June. Good thing we're not going anywhere. #clutchnumbertwo #thebirdistheword #cheapproperty

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    These two cuties flew away a week ago. I told them when they hatched they had two weeks to get their sea legs and be on their way. We needed to have access to our front door as we were going out of town. Chucklebutt and I were a bit melancholy after they didn't even come back for a visit. Sigh. We got home late Sunday night and our little nest was empty. Then on Memorial Day, he comes running in the bedroom... #morningdoves #arizona #desertlife

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    There was lots of scrambling on Saturday and Sunday. I think I'm going to be sore for a week! #westclearcreek #arizona #rei1440project #canyons

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Did You Labor on Labor Day?

We absolutely did not! On Saturday, we packed up the car and headed to West Clear Creek — my favorite camping/swim site. We discovered this hidden jewel back in 2010. It was a perfect day and we have been trying ever since to recreate it. The key — wait till the end of the summer […]

Summer Adventures

I can’t believe August is almost over! Where did the time go? Chucklebutt and I have been having quite a few adventures this summer. I’ll have to work my way back chronologically so as not to confuse myself.

This past Saturday, we headed to Aravaipa Canyon just off of highway 77 for the second time […]