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Sep 13, 2017

Very few know the story of how we ended up moving here to Payson. And it starts way earlier than even we realized at first. For months we held a secret that we only shared with a few people. It was scary, it was exciting, and it meant change. When we made the decision to […]

Sep 7, 2017

Cameron and I are pretty obsessed with the Southwest. Other than the bugs and scary critters like scorpions, it is hard to find anything about the Southwest that we don’t care for. We can’t get enough of the vast variety of landscapes, the history, the places to explore, the cultures, and the food. Oh the […]

Aug 31, 2017

One semester while attending the UofA in Tucson, we were broke. Completely and utterly broke. As in selling our books and games to Bookmans so we could eat AND pay rent. There wasn’t money for entertainment. We both had bus passes through the school though. So when we were bored and needed to get out […]

Jul 7, 2017

I do “Meet Marquette” posts on Instagram quite often, but rarely do them here on the blog, and I think today is a good day to change that! And why not break the Meet Marquette Blog silence with a fun challenge from my friend Dedra, of Dedra Davis Writes. Dedra is a writer from Waco, […]

Jun 8, 2017

It’s been a month since I debuted my “That One Time in College When” series! I figure it’s high time for the next installment!  Today’s “episode” happened in mid September in my very first semester of college as a brand new freshman. Just enough into the school year to feel like I was really getting the hang […]