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Tucson Botanical Gardens

Tucson Botanical GardenOur trip to Tucson this past February had one main purpose. Our parents wanted to throw us a second reception to celebrate our marriage. And of course, as a bonus, Alex and I wanted to attend the Gem and Mineral Show that comes to Tucson every February. That particular Saturday, the evening of the party, vendors were in and out all day long. Alex and I decided we’d get out of everyones hair and kill a few hours out of the house.

Walking through a garden is probably my favorite way to spend an afternoon. My husband, who knows that, drove us straight to the Tucson Botanical‎. We had the best time, nature is so incredible, it blows my mind every time.

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The Getty Center in Los Angeles

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Back in January, Alex and I went to Los Angeles for a little weekend escape. Part of the reason the trip was so much fun was because of our visit to The Getty Center. The gorgeous gardens, stunning architecture, and…

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My husband and I were in Tucson this past weekend for our third annual trip to the Tucson Gem and Mineral show. Always our Valentines Day trip! The weekend had three main purposes: 1. Gem & Mineral Show, 2. Meet…

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