Fake Summer December 1st 2011 We've had a wonderful eight days in this delightful fake summer weather! It sprinkled the first day we were here, but the rest of the time (except for our last day...) has been warm (75 or so) and sunny. We have explored Walter and Cindy's neighborhood (a historic party of Phoenix), had Thanksgiving with Walter's family, climbed a local mountain with my friend Mary, shopped at Goodwill ... read more
North America » United States » Arizona » Phoenix Britain's American colonies broke with the mother country in 1776 and were recognized as the new nation of the United States of America following the Treaty of Paris in 1783. During the 19th and 20th centuries, 37 new states were added to the origina... ... read more
I was a primary teacher in a K-12 alternative school. In 2006, I took a leave for four months, travelling through Central America. I visited schools and studied Spanish along with being a tourist. My class followed my travels through this blog. I have continued to use this blog to keep friends, family and my students connected to my travels, recently in Mexico and now Kenya!
I am now retired and my husband and I hope to do even more traveling! I am volunteering in an after-school program on the Indian reservation where we live and at the local art museu... full info