Tag Archives: Arizona

Something a Little Different

Can you believe we’re entering our 11th year of full-time RVing?!? We can’t, either. In a way, seems like we’re just getting the hang of it. On the other hand, it feels as though we’ve never done anything except travel … Continue reading

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Yuma Winter

We didn’t get to Yuma during the 2015-2016 winter season except for a brief stop-over on an otherwise snowy trip north to pick up our Jeep (has it been over a year already?!?!), so we were more than ready to … Continue reading

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Big Guns

Every time we re-visit someplace, we try to see something different. This past January, while in Yuma, Arizona, we decided to take a day off from running the fitness trail and drive up to the Yuma Proving Grounds, which is … Continue reading

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Walt and Betty are Back!

UPDATE! Yuma Baby is now available for your preferred e-reader — just $2.99! To make it easy (I know you can’t wait to download it :)) here are the direct links to the major e-book sites: Kindle Kobo Nook iTunes … Continue reading

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Below…Zero?!? Part 1

Quite a few posts ago I promised to tell you what made this past winter unusual for us. Normally we meander south, the turning colors of the leaves our trail markers, settling into southern California and southeastern Arizona for the … Continue reading

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With Reservations….

If you’ve been following along the with the Adventures of Bob and Ellen for very long, you know we don’t make reservations — we didn’t even make them on our trip to Alaska. So what in the world would make … Continue reading

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Spontaneous Air Shows

Believe it or not, there’s a lot to love about Yuma. One of our favorite things is the nearly constant air show we’re attending — without having to fight crowds or pay an admission fee.

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Mittry Lake

During a visit to Yuma back in January, we spotted smoke northeast of town but didn’t think much of it. With thousands of acres of agriculture, we’d seen lemon trees hacked down, piled up until their branches and leaves went … Continue reading

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Pop Quiz!

Ready? Name the longest sustained march in US military history. Need a hint? It occurred (mostly) inside our borders in the 1800s. Thinking the Civil War?

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Cool Today… Hot Tamale!

It had been a few years since we drove from our roosting spot in Yuma down to Somerton, Arizona, for the annual Tamale Festival. When we first attended this event in the 2009-2010 “mild summer” season (see my previous post … Continue reading

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