Homewood Suites Phoenix North - Happy Valley
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... so excited with all the adventures it spelled out for me. Yoga, photography, and Spanish (hopefully get to jump on a surfboard, too!). Why wouldn't I?
If truth be told, I think I've just had it in my mind to get away. Get away from a job I've had for 4 years, get away from the familiarity of being surrounded by family and friends (whom I sincerely love!), and get away from responsibilities of ...
... or stoned at a supermarket in a long time.... ha. Was very funny. Got back and made a mega bbq for everyone, was really nice. I was in charge of the cooking, turned out lovely.
Had that and proceeded to a bottle of Jack Daniels, had quite a bit of that and went to bed. blurgh...
Arizona is seriously hot and ...
... get you every time! Didn't realize the turkey would be cold and have to be re-heated for an hour and a half before we could actually eat. Bummer, but not the end of the world. We added the customary green bean and fried onion casserole and embellished the stuffing with walnuts, onions and celery. Only half the family was there, but it was a nice, relaxed after-thanksgiving Thanksgiving dinner.
We took a ...
... again and take photographs. There was the bridal party, then the bride’s family, then the groom’s family, then “expanded” families with close friends.
At 5:30, Carolyn, Ray and Ben led the procession down some very tricky stone steps to the stage, followed by the groomsmen and bridesmaids. Finally the bride and her parents decended the steps to the strains of “Sunrise, Sunset” (from “Fiddler on the Roof). Ashley joined Ben on the ...
... a cool blessing to actually be able to experience different lifestyles around the world to even come to that conclusion. I feel too often, it's easy to get caught up in your immediate "tribe" and not realize that there are vastly different approaches to almost every aspect of life.
Things I've noticed about the U.S. after returning:
- Opportunities are overwhelming here. You really do have the chance to do whatever ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services
- Wheelchair accessibility