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We finally made it into Phoenix (Scottsdale). Checked in at our favorite hotel there: Hilton at Tapatio Cliffs. We like it because it doesn't look anything like the desert; it's very lush and green. They have nice pools with a waterslide and fun happy hour times in the evenings (free drinks!). It's not that expensive in the heat of summer.
... grey goose and mixers and just spent the whole night dancing, drinking and being together. When it started closing up, we came back to our hotel, the Travelodge- and continued drinking in another guys room. We have to get up so early tomorrow for our hot air ballooning adventure! It's going to be death as we all had far too much to drink and stayed up way too late!
Well, our average driving day was made so great with such a fabulous night! We love contiki!!
... is 84! Very attractive! Back to the van and headed west. Our first stop was to be a café we had stopped at last year and had so much fun talking with the owner—but—this year it is all boarded up. Sad-we had looked forward to that stop. On towards Oatman, after a wrong road outside of Kingman. We parked and walked for a couple of hours, including lunch in the hotel, that took forever to get served, but was good when we finally did get it. We walked into the ...
... the pace will pick up with a bit more hiking and biking. Fi and Jiggs arrive on Thursday, Mac and Steph on Friday and then the party will really start.
I haven't been shopping since Karen left but I expect there will be some pend up demand from Niki and Fiona who are arriving from some less well serviced communities.
That's it for now.
Hugs, Heather (Mom)
P.S. Mac, saw a bumper sticker the other day ."Keep on honking, I'm just reloading".
... of pictures, from the well and not so well known sights to the bathroom affairs. When you receive this blog, please feel free to read it, delete it, skim it, and/or laugh along with us. We will not be offended either way, heck we won't even be around to know. So enjoy and Bon Voyage for now. We heart you all!
Joshua: For once in our relationship, I more relaxed than Kimberly. I thought she ...