Tag Archives: Superstition Wilderness Area

Hiking Flat Iron Trail.

Warning, this is a sad one. Possible over-share alert. My choosing to be in Arizona by Thanksgiving was not a coincidence.  I have a very special connection with the Superstition Mountains and the Thanksgiving holiday. When I was 20 years old I nannied for a very exceptional family. There were two kids in diapers, with […]

Road Trip! Petroglyphs, Tarantulas, Saguaros, Oh My!

Did I mention that I love visiting Arizona? Red rock mountains. Canyon lands. Natural wading pools. Dr. Seuss like-trees. Cholla cacti. Supervolcanoes. Prickly Pear ICE CREAM. The best horchata in the states. Beautiful sunsets. And a surprisingly great music scene!? What’s not to love? (Don’t answer that, I am aware that their politics are atrocious:) […]