Fall Weather in the Valley of the Sun

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Fall in the Valley of the Sun Although fall  means winter is right around the corner in most parts of the country, here in the Valley of the Sun, we are heading into our best time of the year – sunshine and gorgeous days. The high each afternoon during our retreat should be about 75-degrees with overnight lows in the … Read More

Danny’s EPIC ADVENTURES – Part Two – Daily Schedule

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DAILY SCHEDULE OF EVENTSWe have created a schedule of events for you, our most EPIC ADVENTURERS! ——————– Breakfast Enjoy a delicious breakfast each morning before heading to the Vivi Magoo classroom. ——————– Morning Session 9:00 am until noon Vivi Magoo Classroom Pick out your spot on the first day, and leave your things in place throughout the retreat. No need … Read More

How do I get to Danny’s EPIC ADVENTURES – Part Two?

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FLYING If you’re flying into the Valley of the Sun, you can pick up an Uber or Lyft at the airport, and they will get you safely to the Drury Inn in Chandler in no time. It’s as simple as downloading an app, and you’ll be set up to request a ride in minutes. We use them all the time, … Read More

What is there to do in Round Top?

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Round Top and the surrounding areas offer so many things to do for the newcomer. You’ll quickly become a fan of the area and want to return time and time again. Want to know more about Round Top? Click <here>. Things to do in the Round Top area – Click <here>. Restaurants in the area – Click <here> Shopping in … Read More

What can I expect? Rain? Sunshine? Heat? Cold?

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Metals Week

Tucson weather ranges from daily highs of 70(ish) to overnight lows of 45 degrees. The extended forecast during our retreat looks beautiful! Picture Perfect! Here’s what Accu-Weather says about Tucson’s weather during our stay – Our classrooms are generally well-controlled, but that’s not to say it may appear a bit warm or somewhat chilly to one or another of you … Read More

Welcome to Rebel Heartistry

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Good morning Rebel Heartists! We’re getting close to when we begin our journey with each other, and we couldn’t be more excited! We’re going to begin sending a series of emails to you – We want to make sure you have all of the information you need to make your trip and retreat memorable and fun. And, we invite you to contact us with … Read More

What should I expect when checking into the hotel for my Vivi Magoo classes?

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If you are staying at the Hilton with us during your classes, when you arrive at the hotel, proceed directly to the reservation desk to check into your guest room. The hotel staff will process your check-in and when finished, hand you an envelope with several things in it. A welcome letter from the hotel will explain the breakfast buffet … Read More

Restaurant Suggestions – The Desert – 2019

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There are a lot of really good restaurants in the vicinity of the Hilton Tucson-East hotel, and we’d like to share our favorites with you. All are within the radius of the free hotel shuttle, and all are tried-and-true by us. We’ll arrange two outings during the retreat so we can eat together away from the hotel – and if … Read More