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Snyder Hill Days – Winter Journey – February 2018

Snyder Hill Days – Winter Journey – February 2018

February 6th-12th During our days at Snyder Hill BLM, west of Tucson, I go for a hike at sunrise every morning, around the hill and a couple of times to the top of the hill. I especially enjoy seeing the ...

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Synder Hill – Winter Journey – February 2018

Synder Hill – Winter Journey – February 2018

Saturday February 3: High of 80 today here south of Quartzsite, Arizona, and the sky is clear, for a change. We hear about the inclement weather in the rest of the country. While I am grateful we don’t have to ...

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Arizona Desert Days – January 2018

Arizona Desert Days – January 2018

Sunday January 28: We are still camped at Roadrunner, the BLM campground south of Quartzsite, Arizona.  It is calm this morning, so I make a campfire and Rollie comes over to join me. We chat as we drink our respective ...

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End of Quartzfest – Quartzsite, Arizona – January 2018

End of Quartzfest – Quartzsite, Arizona – January 2018

Thursday January 25: I put the files for the Quartzfest photo contest on a flash drive, and Clifford and I drop them off at the Event Center on our way to Quartzsite for errands. Just the usual errands, except that ...

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Off-Road Adventure – Quartzsite, Arizona – January 2018

Off-Road Adventure – Quartzsite, Arizona – January 2018

Wednesday January 24: This morning I am up in time to get dressed, have breakfast, make a lunch, and head to the Welcome Center with Rollie by 9:00 a.m., as we are going on the Quartzfest off-road trip. We are ...

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Quartzfest at Roadrunner – Winter Journey – January 2018

Quartzfest at Roadrunner – Winter Journey – January 2018

Friday January 19: Warm, sunny, and windy. Talked to my daughter Becka in Georgia. It is in the teens there and icy, so school has been canceled most of the week. Cold in Florida, also. As I talk to her, ...

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Last Days at La Posa South – Winter Journey – January 2018

Last Days at La Posa South – Winter Journey – January 2018

Saturday January 13: Mild temperatures continue here at La Posa South in southwest Arizona. I continue the usual daily activities of journal writing, editing, and music with Rollie. We make a couple of videos of medleys of bluegrass songs we ...

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Arizona Desert Days – Winter Journey – January 2018

Arizona Desert Days – Winter Journey – January 2018

Monday January 9: Today’s temps: 53/74, about the same temperatures as yesterday, but cloudy this morning with a forecast for rain. I have tea with Rollie while Clifford goes to the hardware store in Quartzsite. The clouds move off, so ...

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