Month: December 2015

Exploring Sedona, Arizona

Exploring Sedona, Arizona

Sedona was one of those places on my bucket list for quite some time, and it definitely delivered the “wow” factor.  I was still unprepared for the sight of the massive red mountains as we approached Sedona. The weather was mostly spectacular, and we explored Sedona from […]

Grand Canyon National Park & Extreme Flagstaff, Arizona

Grand Canyon National Park & Extreme Flagstaff, Arizona

Grand Canyon National Park This was our first visit as a family to the Grand Canyon.  The boys were both really looking forward to seeing it, and we had been reading and re-reading a book about it weeks before we had arrived.  It just so […]

Five Great Attractions in Albuquerque, New Mexico

Five Great Attractions in Albuquerque, New Mexico

Albuquerque was one of those cities that we have driven through several times and never stopped.  When we decided to stay for a week, I was pleasantly surprised at all of the activities in the area to keep us busy.  Here are the highlights of our […]

Santa Fe, New Mexico

Santa Fe, New Mexico

After visiting Chimayo, we spent the day exploring Santa Fe.  Looking at an area map ahead of time, I realized that the attractions in this city were very close together, making for an easy, walkable tour with kids in tow. We found parking at the […]