Today we packed up the dog and headed for the tall Pines of Northern Arizona. We ended up in a little town called Pine. I foraged through some great antique shops and wandered around taking photos. It was a nice day to visit since it was a good 10 to 15 degrees cooler up on the mountain. There is nothing like a breath of fresh cool air to keep you from going completely bezerk. It was a calm, pleasant and restorative journey. I wish for all of you to take a break, and clear your mind of the clutter. If you can’t make it to the mountains, try the Lake, the beach, or a cool mall. The heat out where I live has been hovering around 106. Our break today was a blessed relief to say the least! It was F A N T A S T I C ….