Spring Fever Blues

Arizona Riffs, click to see the full website  Spring Fever Blues A couple of things that the valley has plenty of is Archaeology and Pecans. You can get a healthy portion of both all weekend in Camp Verde and wash it all down with some local wine too @ Spring Heritage...

Nothing But Blue Skies

Nothing But Blue Skies Don’t look now but it’s gorgeous outside. And it’s going to stay that way for the foreseeable future (ie my weather channel 10 day forecast). To make it even better it’s Art Walk Weekend with first Friday bashes at the...

Why Sedona Loves the Polar Vortex

Arizona Riffs, click to see the full website  Why Sedona Loves the Polar Vortex It might seem strange but this is my favorite time of year. Except for my allergies, the weather is perfect. I’m even thinking of putting my house plants back outside. Then I...

For the Love of God

For the Love of God God I hate religion. I know that sounds moronic. But it was the word of God as Kayla understood it that sent her to places like Africa and Syria to help people in need and it was some other guy’s word of God that justified kidnapping,...

Deflated Expectations

Arizona Riffs, click to see the full website  Deflated Expectations Are you pumped up for the Super Bowl? Neither am I. A contest between the two most infamous coaches in football kinda leaves me “deflated”. The Patriots were caught spying on opposing teams signals in...

Beyond the Industrial Age

Beyond the Industrial Age Early in the 20th century the powers that be decided that it would be a good idea for everyone to provide “free” compulsory education through high school. Few would say that was a bad thing today. We all profit from a work force that can read...