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Holiday Lights? The holiday season has begun, at least all the advertising tells us it has started.  Advertisements for Black Friday, Small Business Saturday and Cyber Monday remind us what to shop for when.  Every time this season begins I hesitate to start too early, so as not to feel like I'm ...
Photos With Santa - It's time to schedule the annual trek for photos with Santa.  These are some locations in a city near you. Scottsdale Photos with Santa at Kierland Commons, Scottsdale Road north of Greenway Parkway. Look for the discount code. Look for Santa near Nordstroms, upper level, at F...
3 Bedroom + Den, 2 Bath Home in Phoenix Looking for a move-in ready updated model home, then look no further than this 3 Bedroom + Den, 2 Bath Home in Phoenix.  This adorable 3 bedroom with a den has 1664 square feet and a sparkling pool!  Desert landscaping front and back also means little maint...
"Uber" the Transportation App -  Don't worry about parking during your Black Friday shopping frenzy.  Use Uber, the Transportation App and you'll save $20 off your first ride.   Download the app, input your pick up location, and bingo -  Uber, the Transportation App, will send a driver your way. ...
Re-Working My Workout - Coming from a sports background of playing, coaching and teaching, it's sometimes difficult to be the student.  After reading a few blogs tonight it dawned on me.  I need to take a step back and re-assess what works for me - at my age.  That's a difficult thing to swallow,...
What an interesting take on Points!  As we write, we earn points. But there are so many more advantages of writing blogs.  I've learned that as I blog, remembering my education in English, it helps me speak.  Learning the art of the "pregnant pause" is much like writing.  If you remember what you...
Traditions  - Do You Have Them?  - I love this time of year.  People start to become more thoughtful, more engaging.  We ask about plans, family, friends and traditions.  It's a welcome relief from watching the news. I look forward to these traditions every year.  Traditions are different for eve...
A Wash by Any Other Name -  It's been raining in the Phoenix Metro Area, a lot.  For an area that receives about 7" of rain a year, this is always a welcome sign for many reasons.  The most obvious reason is our crops need a drink.  Yes, we have crops in Arizona, namely cotton, fruit and nut tree...
It's Raining in Scottsdale!  For the first time in a few months, it's Raining in Scottsdale!  Our snowbirds landing at Phoenix Sky Harbor must think they're halucinating since we get about 7" of rain a year.  There are lots of things to remember when it rains in the desert.  First, watch for floo...
Out With The Old - In With The New -  Swapping out faucets isn't something that we do everyday.  So when I called my plumber to swap Out With The Old - In With The New it never occurred to me to ask where the old ones end up.  But when I looked back in the bathroom while he worked away, it hit me...

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