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Spring Break Goals

I look forward to Spring Break every year. Why wouldn’t I? Spring is here! Spring symbolizes wonderful things such as new beginnings, a fresh start, and warmer weather. I feel a thawing in my bones. I’m ready to purge the house, tackle new projects, and sharpen my brain. Thus, what better way to kick off […]

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How Activism Changed My Life

I’ve always considered myself politically aware, engaged in the world around me. I think it’s just who I am – excessively inquisitive. I question everything (my husband thinks I ask too many questions, he’s so wrong by the way). I love research and reading and being informed of local, national and world news. But then […]

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The Guide: Moving to Flagstaff

This guide is sponsored by Nicole Cumbie - Realtor. We are grateful to her partnership for helping us provide this resource to families. So you're moving to Flagstaff and you don’t know where to go to ask all the important questions such as: What neighborhood should we live in? What are the school choices? What other [...]
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How to Enjoy a Snow Weekend in Flagstaff

Dress for Snow and Ice:  I once saw a woman walking around snowy downtown in snow pants and stilettos. I’m all for fashion as a means of self-expression, but if you aren’t wearing practical shoes you are going to be making some involuntary snow angels. Make sure you have shoes that can handle the ice, […]

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The Guide: March

Here’s our roundup of what’s happening this month: March 1st– Ribbon Cutting: The Market Bar & Kitchen March 2nd First Friday Art Walk March 3rd– Fix-It Clinic March 3rd– AZ NEDA Walk March 3rd– Steam to the Canyon March 4th– Dew Downtown at Westside Sizzler March 5th– Ribbon Cutting: Eat n Run New Location March […]

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Living in a College Town

Many cities that we are all from have a college or university in them. Some of us attended the community college or local university and some of us haven’t set foot on that campus. I know from a mom perspective it’s easy to hate on living in a college town. The traffic, the crazy drivers, […]

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Guide to Birthdays in Flagstaff

As winter approaches I always start thinking about birthday parties, since my boys were born in November and December! We have had a lot of birthday parties in Flagstaff and I am always looking for new ideas. Here is a list of a few cold weather parties locations and a few warm weather ideas too […]

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Flagstaff Holiday Activities and Events

With the holidays just around the corner, local families and visitors alike are starting to plan fun holiday activities. And luckily, Flagstaff offers a lot of original local holiday events. I have compiled a list below of some of the best (but certainly not all!) holiday attractions in Flagstaff and the surrounding area. Grand Canyon […]

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