Category Archives: Around Arizona

Fireworks around Phoenix for the 4th of July 2017

Our busy, beautiful state of Arizona has so many ways to celebrate Independence Day 2017!  Here’s a list of some of the activities and events.  Please click on the links to get more info for event specifics. Chandler 4th of July … Continue reading

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Fight scorpions

Somewhat recently it seemed like a lot of my friends were encountering scorpions in their homes more frequently.  A few of my friends on facebook were talking about being stung, finding them, etc.  Then there was this article on azcentral.com … Continue reading

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Hall of Flame Fire Fighter Museum

This week I took my kids to the Hall of Flame Fire Fighter Museum located in Tempe, AZ.  It was a lot of fun! They had helmets, coats, and pants for the kids to try on, A fire truck the … Continue reading

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Biggest Bougainvillea I’ve Ever Seen!

This was at a house in Tempe that I showed to a client recently.  I’m an Arizona native and I seriously have never seen a bougainvillea (the link is to Sunset Magazine’s plant index with info about the plant) this big! … Continue reading

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January in Tempe, AZ

My first Wordless Wednesday!  Do I have to wait until midnight to post it and make it official? Homestead in South Tempe, AZ in January 2012  

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