Monsoon

SONY ILCE-7RM2, 1⁄125 sec, f/8, ISO 100

During the monsoon-, or summer thunderstorm season, Arizona experiences more severe weather than many other states and gets most of its well needed water. On some occasions, a severe storm may spawn a microburst. More often though, high winds, dust

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Happy landing in 2016

2015 turned out to be pretty ‘boring’ although challenging in some respects and there were not too many things worth blogging about. The first 3 months were kind of stressful, with Marco having a full blown cluster with his headaches

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Another summer in Scottsdale?

SONY SLT-A77V, 1⁄500 sec, f/9, ISO 100

After our return to San Diego we give ourselves time until the end of March to find something. Marco also has some appointments with a Neurologist and is scheduled for an MRI which we want to get done. Also, looking

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Birthdays in Switzerland

SONY SLT-A77V, 1⁄60 sec, f/4, ISO 400

We are exhausted and Marco is still suffering, more and more actually. But, still we decide to take a break from the housing search and fly to Switzerland for 4 weeks! We book the flights, get Gizmo’s health certificate and

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Time to leave

On June 12, after 10 months in unit 125 at David and Elina’s ABVI in Las Cruces, we feel that the time as come to move on (hopefully back to San Diego). We have a good lead for a guest

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Weather and Decisions

SONY SLT-A99V, 1⁄200 sec, f/13, ISO 100

Andrej and Astrid had arrived on Saturday and we have shown them around in San Diego over the weekend and yesterday. Today after checking the weather in all our possible travel destinations we decide to take the route going east

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