Good and Bad News

One benefit of homeownership is outsourcing. About twenty years ago, I would have tackled this nasty job... and regretted it. Now, I paid a plumber, and the issue was fixed, but the problem remains... and will remain forever. (I hope).  On the positive side, once I discovered the problem, a single phone call in the …

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Yarnell, Arizona

At various times during the last few years my Toyota SUV struggled through multiple tight turns as we spiraled up Weaver Mountain to reach Yarnell, Arizona. It is a quiet, small, unincorporated community located in Northern Arizona.   Yarnell was home to several retirees. A place where people escaped the summer heat, smog, dust, and …

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