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Our Garden Jungle

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Thanks to the many days of rain we got in Arizona, our garden is growing like crazy. This is our fourth year to get a garden to grow and the best one yet. The first year we planted in May which is a no-no in Phoenix. We learned our lesson and now we have a flourishing garden. My husband added shade to a couple of our boxes to protect the lettuce and tomatoes from the harsh summers which are quickly approaching. We are also protecting our grape vines as well.













Marvel at the Drive-in: Glendale 9

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One of my fondest memories is going to the drive-in with my family and friends. Depending on the time of year, we would bring blankets, pillows, chairs and be in our pajamas. We would hit the playground and play before the movies begun. You would get to watch at least two movies, sometimes three. The two theaters that I remember the most were the Indian Drive-in and the Big Sky in Phoenix. I always had a friend working at one that would get our car load of friends in for free. We would find the right spot, roll the window halfway down and hook on the speaker. If the speaker didn’t work, we had to move to another spot to get a decent one. We would stock up on junk at the concession stand or would pull out the cooler and goodies we brought with us. We would sit outside our cars or in the bed of our trucks and watch the movies. I have great memories of watching movies at drive-in theaters.
Later, they built drive-ins with more than one screen. This was an interesting concept. We usually…

Patterns in Nature

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Reflections at the Golf Course

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Dark Skies at Sunset

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Spring in the Foothills

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Spring is so beautiful in the Foothills of Phoenix.