Wildlife in the Desert Garden and More

Yesterday was Part One of the Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum and today I want to show you some of the animals here and some more of the desert scenery! Stay on the path!  Remember 85% of this museum is outdoors! After moving to Tucson in 1944, William H. Carr founded the museum in 1952 with his…

The Desert Garden: A Garden With Free Sunscreen

Have you ever been in a garden that offered free sunscreen in the restrooms? Or where sightings and encounters with wild animals could occur? Or where lightning occurs during the summer monsoon season and you must seek indoor shelter? These are some of the safety precautions offered during the visit to the Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum…

Thursday Doors: Tucson, Arizona

Today we’ll see the wild, wild West and learn a little of the history of Tucson, Arizona, starting with some street art as the featured photo! Today, Tucson is a blend of hip, Spanish, and cowboy…….  First the civilized side. Want to know how people got around Tucson? Visit the Old Pueblo Trolley Museum! The…

Color Your World: Gold in the Desert

These animals were seen in the Arizona-Sonora Desert Outdoor Museum in Tucson, Arizona. The world is painted in every shade of GOLD here! Color your World  is a 4 month long daily blogging challenge event. Each day has a new color theme based on a crayon color in Crayola’s box of 120 crayons. The challenge…

Thursday Doors: A Man’s View

My husband, ever on assignment to photo doors for me, was in Tucson, Arizona on business and decided to jaunt over to the Pima Air & Space Museum for a look-see at all  these wonderful vintage planes. He thought there were some great doors here and so do I! Now, I am looking at these…

Color Your World: Tumblein’ Tumbleweed

This is the Southwest’s version of a botanical garden! More to come! Don’t step off the path! Color your World  is a 4 month long daily blogging challenge event. Each day has a new color theme based on a crayon color in Crayola’s box of 120 crayons. The challenge runs January 1, 2017 to April…