Visiting Phoenix/Scottsdale Museums from PebbleCreek

By |August 8th, 2017|

So, today is the second Tuesday of the month – the “free” day at the Desert Botanical Garden (that’s the set up right now, I suppose it could change….).  I decided to go.  It wasn’t a first visit – I had been there to see the Chihuly Exhibit and to walk through the gardens […]

An Easy Day Trip from PebbleCreek: Sedona

By |April 6th, 2017|

When folks visit PebbleCreek, one of the questions they frequently ask is “Where can I go for a quick get-away?”  Sedona is always my first suggestion.  An easy 2 and a half hour drive away, the scenery is mind-blowing, the temperature is an inviting 10 degrees cooler than Phoenix and the vibe is easy and […]

Litchfield Park: Fun for PebbleCreek Residents and Guests!

By |March 13th, 2017|

The names provide huge hints to the history.

The Active Adult Community of PebbleCreek is officially in Goodyear, Arizona –  and yes, the city has historical ties  to the Goodyear Tire Company.   Click here if you want to know more about the city.

Today, no visit to PebbleCreek is complete without a trip to Litchfield Park.  It’s an […]

Yes! There is lots of Bike Riding around PebbleCreek!

By |February 5th, 2017|

After I moved to Arizona, my first real purchase was a bike.  This is before I bought the house, clothes for the climate, anything.  I really wanted a bike.  It’s got 7 speeds.  It’s white.  I haven’t named it yet.

PebbleCreek is very bike friendly, and once I am done with work for the day […]

An Easy Weekend Getaway: Las Vegas

By |January 16th, 2017|

PebbleCreek is close enough to Las Vegas to make it an easy – and affordable! – short get away.  And just far enough away to not become a bad habit!

The drive is about 4.5 hours depending on who is driving.  Having done it myself, I would recommend not planning on tackling the drive at […]