Judy Bluhm is a writer and a local Realtor. Have a story or a comment? Email Judy at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Are you scared? If I told you that Americans spend a whopping $9 billion on all things related to Halloween, would it cause you to shake in terror?
It’s all gone. Disappeared into the evil black hole of cyber space, where “data” may enter, but never leave.
It was a messy brawl. Starting out with name-calling, gut punches and plenty of lies. Okay, unvalidated, unverified “facts.”
Finally, summer has ended. Hate to rush a season, but it has been too hot, too dry and even a bit boring. This was the year of “nonsoons,” when the rain didn’t happen, but the heat came and never left.
Should I worry? Well, worry is considered a waste of time. My mother used to say that worry is like a rocking chair. It goes back and forth, but never gets you anywhere. Okay, but that was before there was a pandemic, killer hornets and now an asteroid barreling towards Earth.
Has anyone seen Manuel? Is he in quarantine? Come out, Manuel! We are worried. There is all-out search for the “special” friend of New River resident, Diane Wilson.
Do you like nature? Yes, I thought so. Me too. But sometimes people have very clear (weird) ideas about nature. I am a Realtor, so I spend a lot of time listening to people’s “special requests.” And sometimes, what I hear is not to be believed. Read on.
It’s been too hot! Have you been outside lately? The entire state is an inferno! This unrelenting heat has given new meaning to the term “hot flashes.”
Moms and Dads, we know this has been a tough beginning to the school year. As our governor likes to say, “Arizona is open for learning.” Yep, we sure are, just not exactly in the way we thought it would be.