Travel 2016 And Beyond

User: paula.mitchell517
Dates: 28 Dec 2015 - 29 Mar 2017
Duration: 1 year, 3 months

A travel Journal of highlights of our RV travels for 2016.

Wednesday 29 Mar 2017 16:24

The cacti are blooming and changing colors!

Posted: March 29, 2017, 11:24 p.m.

Wednesday 29 Mar 2017 15:15

John and Stacie joined us at The Voyager for a few days.

Obligatory Safe Arrival Shot!!

Posted: March 29, 2017, 10:15 p.m.

Tuesday 28 Mar 2017 8:57

Hiding painted rocks in plain site for others to see!

Posted: March 28, 2017, 3:57 p.m.

Monday 27 Mar 2017 9:03

The rocks I painted this week. Most will be hidden in the common areas of The Voyager. A couple of them were placed on neighbors doorsteps!

Posted: March 27, 2017, 4:03 p.m.

Sunday 26 Mar 2017 14:48

Rock painting session!!!

My rocks from today's session.

So much fun!!!

Posted: March 26, 2017, 9:48 p.m.

Saturday 25 Mar 2017 9:24

Desert Museum

Visited the desert this morning. It was great. Loved the Raptor show!

Posted: March 25, 2017, 4:24 p.m.

Friday 24 Mar 2017 13:44

Bisbee is a mining town sitting on top of copper mines. Cute little artsy town in the mountains.

Posted: March 24, 2017, 8:44 p.m.

Friday 24 Mar 2017 11:46

Tombstone Arizona.

We took a drive out to Tombstone. Cute little town but very touristy. Got some great picture!!

Posted: March 24, 2017, 6:46 p.m.

Friday 24 Mar 2017 10:15

On the road to Tombstone and Bisbee today. Ready for a shootout at the OK Coral??

Posted: March 24, 2017, 5:15 p.m.

Friday 24 Mar 2017 9:05

Busy Hands morning.... before we head to Tombstone and Bisbee!

Posted: March 24, 2017, 4:05 p.m.

Thursday 23 Mar 2017 13:16

Sat in on the Quilters 1 group today. They make so many beautiful and fun quilts.

Posted: March 23, 2017, 8:16 p.m.

Wednesday 22 Mar 2017 14:21

Adventure to the Coronado National Forest and up to the top of Mt Lemon. It was 58 degrees at the top and 86 in the valley below. We had a picnic lunch, hiked around near the top and enjoyed seeing all the wildflowers in bloom mixed in with the rocks and Saguaro Cacti! Great day!

Posted: March 22, 2017, 9:21 p.m.

Tuesday 21 Mar 2017 19:00

Busy Hands day. Lots of flannel in the scraps bin so I started a small oval rug! I'm loving this make something out of nothing craft.

Posted: March 22, 2017, 2 a.m.

Monday 20 Mar 2017 10:32

Cacti in the Ceramics Room!! Last two pieces to be fired!!

Posted: March 20, 2017, 5:32 p.m.

Sunday 19 Mar 2017 18:30

Dinner is served!! Thanks babe!

Posted: March 20, 2017, 1:30 a.m.

Saturday 18 Mar 2017 12:29

One last lunch at Culver's

Posted: March 18, 2017, 7:29 p.m.

Friday 17 Mar 2017 11:07

What do you do with used pantyhose? The Busy Hands group voted on this ugly guy!!! Too funny! We cut them up for dog bed stuffing instead.

Posted: March 17, 2017, 6:07 p.m.

Thursday 16 Mar 2017 20:30

Pickleball Lessons!!

Posted: March 17, 2017, 3:30 a.m.

Thursday 16 Mar 2017 13:50

Look at this quilt topper!!!

I helped make a few of these squares. I loved working on them and helping. The quilt will be donated to the Ronald McDonald House.

Posted: March 16, 2017, 8:50 p.m.

Thursday 16 Mar 2017 13:18

Pizza at the grill

Posted: March 16, 2017, 8:18 p.m.

Wednesday 15 Mar 2017 9:52

Working on Isabella's special special surprise🌵!!

Posted: March 15, 2017, 4:52 p.m.

Tuesday 14 Mar 2017 19:37

National Pie Day !!!!

Invited the neighbors over for Pie to celebrate!!!

Posted: March 15, 2017, 2:37 a.m.

Tuesday 14 Mar 2017 11:01

Dog bed day!!!

Posted: March 14, 2017, 6:01 p.m.

Monday 13 Mar 2017 15:52

Checking my notes; scoping out the right building; going by to be prepared for Rock Painting day!!!!!

Posted: March 13, 2017, 10:52 p.m.

Sunday 12 Mar 2017 14:00

The desert blooms!!

Posted: March 12, 2017, 9 p.m.

Sunday 12 Mar 2017 12:47

Lunch at the Firehouse in Yuma.

Posted: March 12, 2017, 7:47 p.m.

Sunday 12 Mar 2017 12:14

Imperial dunes recreational park

Posted: March 12, 2017, 7:14 p.m.

Saturday 11 Mar 2017 18:38

Catania for Dinner in La Jolla

Posted: March 12, 2017, 2:38 a.m.

Saturday 11 Mar 2017 17:18

A walk in the park and a visit with the Seals!

Posted: March 12, 2017, 1:18 a.m.

Saturday 11 Mar 2017 9:51

Tory Pines State Park. Hiked from the cliffs down to the beach. Collected a few rocks and then hiked back up and out!

Posted: March 11, 2017, 5:51 p.m.

Friday 10 Mar 2017 16:43

Staying the weekend with the Rizzuti's. Good times with great friends! Alan and Chris have known each other since 2nd grade!

Posted: March 10, 2017, 11:43 p.m.

Friday 10 Mar 2017 14:31

Rocks of San Diego County

Posted: March 10, 2017, 10:31 p.m.

Friday 10 Mar 2017 14:23

Windmill Farm in California!

Posted: March 10, 2017, 10:23 p.m.

Friday 10 Mar 2017 14:05

Caliexico or Mexicali??? Depends on what side of the boarder you are on.

Posted: March 10, 2017, 10:05 p.m.

Friday 10 Mar 2017 11:55

The drive to San Diego!

Posted: March 10, 2017, 6:55 p.m.

Thursday 9 Mar 2017 13:56

Poco and Mom's Cantina for lunch! Wonderful food and great atmosphere!

Posted: March 9, 2017, 8:56 p.m.

Wednesday 8 Mar 2017 13:27

Two little boys wanted to stow away in our suitcases!

Posted: March 8, 2017, 7:27 p.m.

Tuesday 7 Mar 2017 19:13

Izzy with her bag bag and the thank you note she wrote

Posted: March 8, 2017, 1:13 a.m.

Tuesday 7 Mar 2017 15:02

Playtime with Harrison!

Posted: March 7, 2017, 9:02 p.m.

Tuesday 7 Mar 2017 13:27

Lunch at McAlister's Deli

Posted: March 7, 2017, 7:27 p.m.

Tuesday 7 Mar 2017 12:41

A night at Mom Mitchell's

We fixed Egg Omelette and Bacon Sandwiches for dinner.

Posted: March 7, 2017, 6:41 p.m.

Monday 6 Mar 2017 12:44

Steak Sandwich Supreme! Del Rancho for lunch! Reminder we need to split these in the future.

Posted: March 6, 2017, 6:44 p.m.

Sunday 5 Mar 2017 18:38

Staying the night with Mom. She fixed a Pasta dish that Alan really liked (he took a picture of the recipe). He might be making this for us in the future.

Posted: March 6, 2017, 12:38 a.m.

Sunday 5 Mar 2017 15:30

Oh OnCue how we've missed you!

Posted: March 5, 2017, 9:30 p.m.

Sunday 5 Mar 2017 14:35

Yummy! Yummy, we got a Snicker Apple and a Heath Apple. And ate on it for 3 days of snacking. Ryan got a German Chocolate Cake Pop too!

Posted: March 5, 2017, 8:35 p.m.

Saturday 4 Mar 2017 12:13

Sam Noble Museum of History with the grandchildren! Such a fun outing!

Posted: March 4, 2017, 6:13 p.m.

Friday 3 Mar 2017 12:29

Lunch with Mom and Kami at Thai Delight. Good food and great company.

Posted: March 3, 2017, 6:29 p.m.

Thursday 2 Mar 2017 18:24

Dinner at Inter Urban with Mom, Aunt Dee and Uncle Curt.

Posted: March 3, 2017, 12:24 a.m.

Wednesday 1 Mar 2017 22:32

Staying the night with Mom

Posted: March 2, 2017, 4:32 a.m.

Wednesday 1 Mar 2017 20:05

Ryan's birthday cookie!!

Posted: March 2, 2017, 2:05 a.m.

Wednesday 1 Mar 2017 19:36

Yummy food from Chuy's with the gathering for Ryan's birthday!

Posted: March 2, 2017, 1:36 a.m.

Wednesday 1 Mar 2017 10:39

Playing the Harrison!

Posted: March 1, 2017, 4:39 p.m.

Wednesday 1 Mar 2017 10:29

Watching a video with his Cappy!

Posted: March 1, 2017, 4:29 p.m.

Tuesday 28 Feb 2017 15:11

Playtime with the grandchildren is some of the best medicine!!!

Posted: Feb. 28, 2017, 9:11 p.m.

Monday 27 Feb 2017 23:50

Made it to Oklahoma!!!! Staying to the kids. Can't wait until morning to see my loved!!!

Posted: Feb. 28, 2017, 5:50 a.m.

Monday 27 Feb 2017 16:56

Made it to Vegas. Now we fly to OKC. Plane holds 175 people but there's only 53 people booked on this flight ...... so we all get our own row!!!

Posted: Feb. 28, 2017, 12:56 a.m.

Monday 27 Feb 2017 11:34

Trains always remind me of grandson Benjamin!!

Posted: Feb. 27, 2017, 6:34 p.m.

Monday 27 Feb 2017 7:01

Travel Day! Woke up early... to excited to stay in bed but managed to stay until the sun started coming up.

Posted: Feb. 27, 2017, 2:01 p.m.

Sunday 26 Feb 2017 23:43

Rag Rug is coming along nicely!!

Posted: Feb. 27, 2017, 6:43 a.m.

Sunday 26 Feb 2017 13:29

Laundry and Packing Day!!

Posted: Feb. 26, 2017, 8:29 p.m.

Saturday 25 Feb 2017 11:57

Phoenix International Raceway for the RV Show.

Posted: Feb. 25, 2017, 6:57 p.m.

Saturday 25 Feb 2017 11:10

Wildflowers blooming in the desert!

Posted: Feb. 25, 2017, 6:10 p.m.

Saturday 25 Feb 2017 10:21

Red Rock near Picacho Peak State Park

Posted: Feb. 25, 2017, 5:21 p.m.

Friday 24 Feb 2017 14:21

Culver's!

Posted: Feb. 24, 2017, 9:21 p.m.

Friday 24 Feb 2017 10:52

Busy Hands!! Busy crafting this morning!

Posted: Feb. 24, 2017, 5:52 p.m.

Thursday 23 Feb 2017 19:13

Brauts and Sweet Potato Straws ...... That's what's for dinner!!

Trying to cook and freeze some things that would go bad before we get back.

So it's a cook once eat several time meal tonight with the extra brauts and sausages going in the freezer for a quick meal in the future.

Posted: Feb. 24, 2017, 2:13 a.m.

Thursday 23 Feb 2017 14:10

Mimi's Cafe

Posted: Feb. 23, 2017, 9:10 p.m.

Thursday 23 Feb 2017 9:29

Ceramics time! Picked up the tall denim mug and put the last coat of paint on Mr Turtle 🐢

Posted: Feb. 23, 2017, 4:29 p.m.

Wednesday 22 Feb 2017 12:05

Pool time at the Voyager! 78 degrees, sunny and beautiful ❤️

Posted: Feb. 22, 2017, 7:05 p.m.

Tuesday 21 Feb 2017 19:04

Went to the Gaslight theater this evening with Rich, Marianne, Bob and Kathy. The production was Two Amigos and then a short WMOO Country Show. It was great!

Posted: Feb. 22, 2017, 2:04 a.m.

Tuesday 21 Feb 2017 16:19

Picked out a few Austrian Opals for gifts! Andy and Paula, our neighbors are Jewelers and they come to Tucson for the annual gem show and stay for the winter. They have a shop in Frankfort, Michigan Sunbeams of Promise and come yearly to buy stones and fossils for their jewelry store.

Posted: Feb. 21, 2017, 11:19 p.m.

Monday 20 Feb 2017 9:38

Ceramics Day. Picked up the garden rock.... it's so cute! The tall denim mug had a couple of places where the glaze pulled away from the bisque so I had to do some touch up and repaint. It will be fired again. Started painting the Turtle this morning. I hope he turns out cute!! Wondering when the cactus will be molded and ready for me to start in again.

Posted: Feb. 20, 2017, 4:38 p.m.

Sunday 19 Feb 2017 21:36

Working on the rag rug this evening. It's looking really great!! It measures 27 inches across as of this evening. And at this point I am out of scraps. I'll see what I can find in the sewing room on Tuesday!!

Posted: Feb. 20, 2017, 4:36 a.m.

Sunday 19 Feb 2017 15:54

Went to the Quilters 2 session this afternoon. I learned how to make squares for a Log Cabin quilt!!