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Crater Lake!!!
Saturday, June 22, 2019      19 comments

I'm trying to catch up with our travel blog, but it isn't always easy when we're in the midst of a road trip. Here's the story of Crater Lake: https://rollingluggagers
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-and-lava-part-ii.html ... Read more
Lake Tahoe, and the Lava Beds National Monument!
Wednesday, June 19, 2019      14 comments

Once again, catching up on our travel blog. Lake Tahoe, Reno, and the Lava Beds National Monument - lots of fun travelling around from California to Nevada and back to California! rollingluggagers.blogspo
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Grand Canyon, and the Eastern Sierra Nevadas
Sunday, June 09, 2019      13 comments

After our time near Flagstaff, we drove past Grand Canyon again, and had a relaxing evening. Then found a little-used highway that runs along the east side of the Sierra Nevadas in California and on into Nevada - perfect for a slower paced driv... Read more
Painted Desert, Petrified Forest, Cliff Dwellings!!!
Thursday, June 06, 2019      11 comments

We had a busy time in northern Arizona - visited the Painted Desert, as well as the Petrified Forest which is in the midst of the Painted Desert. rollingluggagers.blogspo
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Desert Animals Need Protection Too - Parts I and II
Monday, June 03, 2019      10 comments

On our drive from Truth or Consequences up to Grants, we stopped at two national wildlife refuges. One is home to hundreds of snow geese and sandhill cranes each winter!!! rollingluggagers.blogspo
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Truth or Consequences - the town, not the show
Thursday, May 30, 2019      16 comments

We're on the road again, currently travelling around New Mexico. Interesting place - and our third desert this year! rollingluggagers.blogspo
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Saguaros in Bloom, and the Sonoran Desert Museum
Monday, May 27, 2019      13 comments

Just before leaving Tucson to head to New Mexico, I finally visited the Sonoran Desert Museum - wow, what an exciting experience! And the saguaros were in bloom - they are gorgeous!!!! Definitely worth a visit, especially if you can go during Ma... Read more
Boston's Gardner Museum - art masterpieces, art mystery!
Thursday, May 16, 2019      14 comments

When we were on the east coast, we visited the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum in Boston. Famous for the amazing building full of incredible artwork. Also famous for being the site of the most expensive art heist in history, and still unsolved... Read more
I Love New York in the Springtime
Tuesday, May 07, 2019      18 comments

We've been racing around the northeast part of the US, but I finally took the afternoon to post a blog about our travels. It has been gorgeous despite the weather: rollingluggagers.blogspo
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Cactus Flowers!!!!
Tuesday, April 23, 2019      15 comments

The Sonora Desert in Arizona is beginning to bloom - wildflowers, prickly pear, and even the saguaros are starting to flower!!!!! Amazing to see such brilliant colors growing out of the dusty grey-green-brown of the desert! rollingl... Read more
Saguaro Kids!!!
Thursday, April 11, 2019      12 comments

I found some more murals by the same artist - kids posing as saguaro cactus!!!!! So funny, so adorable, so child-like perfect!! rollingluggagers.blogspo
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Saguaro Murals in Bloom
Tuesday, April 09, 2019      12 comments

The cacti here in Tucson are beginning to blossom - but I found a series of mosaic murals portraying the life of saguaro cacti. Happy Spring in the desert! rollingluggagers.blogspo
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Biosphere 2 - a giant science experiment!
Friday, April 05, 2019      12 comments

We visited Biosphere 2 a few weeks ago - wow, what an amazing place! It's a giant earth science experiment lab set up in gorgeous space age glass buildings! SO cool! rollingluggagers.blogspo
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Playing Cowgirl in Old Tucson
Wednesday, March 27, 2019      11 comments

We continued playing tourist, and visited the movie town Old Tucson! Lots of staged shootouts and villians falling off the roofs. Had fun playing cowboys and cowgirls, though the only horse I rode was on a carousel. https://rollin... Read more
And Then Flowers in the Desert
Wednesday, March 27, 2019      19 comments

The cacti aren't blooming yet, but we visited the Tucson Botanical Gardens and they were in full flower! rollingluggagers.blogspo
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is-in-desert.html It was gorgeous - and the butterfly ... Read more

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