Celebrating the Simple Things

Hildy Gottlieb

For me, birthdays are about quietly celebrating all I have to be grateful for - every moment of my past, and every moment yet to come. Yesterday I chose to celebrate on perhaps my favorite drive anywhere - the Sonoita / Patagonia / Nogales / Tubac loop.

From San Diego to Los Angeles: Beautiful Humans CA Road Trip 2016

Hildy Gottlieb

What that means is that while Erin and Mike are in San Diego celebrating their 10 year anniversary, it is also OUR 10 year anniversary as friends! The last time we saw Jess and Nick was just a month ago, at their wedding at home in Tucson.

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Monday Morning Rock Out – MLK Day Edition

Hildy Gottlieb

But this MLK Day is a particularly poignant one for those of us living in Tucson, Arizona. Eleven days after the attacks, 200 musicians, actors, celebrities of all sorts gathered to create the video you see above.

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Meandering Thoughts on Gratitude

Hildy Gottlieb

If it weren’t for my dad dying at age 61, my mom would not have moved to Tucson 20 years ago, and she wouldn’t have been such a big part of my life. Infinite gratitude for all things past. Infinite service to all things present. Infinite responsibility to all things future*.

2010 WOW List!

Hildy Gottlieb

Last year we began a tradition I am eager to uphold – creating the WOW List, to publicly celebrate all we accomplished towards our goals throughout the year. US: Lake Havasu City, Phoenix, Tucson, Los Angeles, St.

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Friends for Real

Hildy Gottlieb

After my dad died, my mom made the hardest decision of her life – to move 3,000 miles from the place she had called home for 65 years, to the desert in Tucson to be near my family. Something surprising happened to me this week.