The Bartlemans

The only reason you'll fail is if you doubt yourself... Do you doubt yourself?
Ricky Bio

Hi, I'm Ricky


I like to help.

I'm a father, husband, web designer, developer, innovator and optimist.

I'm currently adventuring in Gilbert, AZ.

If you need someone to solve complex problems, let me know.

Dawn Bio

Hey, I'm Dawn


I like to laugh.

I'm a mother, wife, counselor, foodie and coffee lover.

I'm an Ohio transplant enjoying AZ

Let's grab a coffee and you can tell me about it.

Archer Bio

I'm Archer!


I like to play.

I'm a crawling, laughing, trouble making, lovable, adventure seeker.

I still live at home with my parents.

Follow my pictures as I explore, grow and learn.

This is where we live

Gilbert, AZ is one of the top 25 safest cities in the United States!


Restaurants

We have a ton of delicious local restaurants showcasing the talents of Arizonas best culinary entrepreneurs.

Parks

With sunshine most the year we have great outdoor activities all over town.

Entertainment

Wether you are looking for family fun night or a night out with friends, Gilbert has something to offer.

Shopping

There's a great outdoor mall, tons of plazas, popup farmers markets and more.

What are we up to?


Here are some photos from our social media.

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Cheat meal. πŸ™ŒπŸ± by bartlewife
Cheat meal. πŸ™ŒπŸ± by bartlewife
All you need is... by bartlewife
All you need is... by bartlewife
Coming soon! I'm getting so excited for this next venture! by bartlewife
Coming soon! I'm getting so excited for this next venture! by bartlewife
Another beautiful Arizona night. ❀️ by bartlewife
Another beautiful Arizona night. ❀️ by bartlewife
Beautiful night by bartlewife
Beautiful night by bartlewife
Breakfast at my favorite likely health code violation. πŸ˜‚ Mmmmm. by bartlewife
Breakfast at my favorite likely health code violation. πŸ˜‚ Mmmmm. by bartlewife
I wasn't going to. But I had to. #firstdayofschool by bartlewife
I wasn't going to. But I had to. #firstdayofschool by bartlewife
Fun with my uncles and daddy! by bartlekid
Fun with my uncles and daddy! by bartlekid
Photo booth fun with my little dude.  by bartlewife
Photo booth fun with my little dude. by bartlewife
My birthday is in September... πŸ˜‰ by bartlewife
My birthday is in September... πŸ˜‰ by bartlewife
Love these clouds. by bartlewife
Love these clouds. by bartlewife
Beach day  by bartlewife
Beach day by bartlewife
So many fishes! by bartlewife
So many fishes! by bartlewife
by bartlewife
by bartlewife
Having a blast at the Safari Park. by bartlewife
Having a blast at the Safari Park. by bartlewife
Gorgeous views by bartle_man
Gorgeous views by bartle_man
Haaay San Diego! by bartlewife
Haaay San Diego! by bartlewife
RIP Feelings - my director said I can't wear this to work. Not even under a modest cardigan. ‍♀️ by bartlewife
RIP Feelings - my director said I can't wear this to work. Not even under a modest cardigan. ‍♀️ by bartlewife
It's amazing to think back on all the things we've done in the last 10 years. We've experienced so many incredible things. From Alaska to The Caribbean, Vespas, Jeeping, becoming parents, etc. but you're the best part of every adventure and I can't wait t
It's amazing to think back on all the things we've done in the last 10 years. We've experienced so many incredible things. From Alaska to The Caribbean, Vespas, Jeeping, becoming parents, etc. but you're the best part of every adventure and I can't wait t
Happy 4th of July! by bartlewife
Happy 4th of July! by bartlewife
Best friends by bartlewife
Best friends by bartlewife
Chick magnet. by bartlewife
Chick magnet. by bartlewife
Archer's Cafe - a yelp review ⭐️⭐️⭐️ Don't let the bizarre menu items fool you. Despite the top food choices being chocolate chip pizza and pancake bowl, you will not be disappointed. Chef Archer is charming and eccentric which embodies the
Archer's Cafe - a yelp review ⭐️⭐️⭐️ Don't let the bizarre menu items fool you. Despite the top food choices being chocolate chip pizza and pancake bowl, you will not be disappointed. Chef Archer is charming and eccentric which embodies the
Arizona hack - no time to make breakfast in the morning? Just leave a mason jar with two eggs and diced bacon in your car overnight and you will come out to delicious scrambled eggs in the morning. πŸ˜‚ by bartlewife
Arizona hack - no time to make breakfast in the morning? Just leave a mason jar with two eggs and diced bacon in your car overnight and you will come out to delicious scrambled eggs in the morning. πŸ˜‚ by bartlewife
Macy's special β˜•οΈ by bartlewife
Macy's special β˜•οΈ by bartlewife
Happy Father's Day Ricky - Archer is lucky to have you as his daddy! by bartlewife
Happy Father's Day Ricky - Archer is lucky to have you as his daddy! by bartlewife
Happy father's day! by bartle_man
Happy father's day! by bartle_man
Silly camping buddy. 🌲 by bartlewife
Silly camping buddy. 🌲 by bartlewife
Love my new charcoal and blue hair! Thanks @alyssakelsee πŸ’™ by bartlewife
Love my new charcoal and blue hair! Thanks @alyssakelsee πŸ’™ by bartlewife
It's such a bummer that Harley isn't still here to be friends with Archer. They would have been such good buddies. πŸ˜” by bartlewife
It's such a bummer that Harley isn't still here to be friends with Archer. They would have been such good buddies. πŸ˜” by bartlewife
So relaxing out here. by bartlewife
So relaxing out here. by bartlewife
Camp site β›° by bartlewife
Camp site β›° by bartlewife
Living the dream! by bartle_man
Living the dream! by bartle_man
Set up by bartlewife
Set up by bartlewife
Sandy's finally ready to roll! #theadventuresofsandythejeep #sandythejeep #OIIIIIIIIO #overlandbound by bartlewife
Sandy's finally ready to roll! #theadventuresofsandythejeep #sandythejeep #OIIIIIIIIO #overlandbound by bartlewife
Sandy's finally ready to roll! #theadventuresofsandythejeep #sandythejeep #OIIIIIIIIO #overlandbound by bartlewife
Sandy's finally ready to roll! #theadventuresofsandythejeep #sandythejeep #OIIIIIIIIO #overlandbound by bartlewife
Sandy's finally ready to roll! #theadventuresofsandythejeep #sandythejeep #OIIIIIIIIO #overlandbound by bartlewife
Sandy's finally ready to roll! #theadventuresofsandythejeep #sandythejeep #OIIIIIIIIO #overlandbound by bartlewife
Beep beep! by bartlekid
Beep beep! by bartlekid
New fishy friends and a froggy, too. Hope they get along. 🐟🐸 by bartlewife
New fishy friends and a froggy, too. Hope they get along. 🐟🐸 by bartlewife
Chalkboard art today. I had fun making this one. πŸ‘©β€πŸŽ¨ by bartlewife
Chalkboard art today. I had fun making this one. πŸ‘©β€πŸŽ¨ by bartlewife
Special delivery! Our Gobi roof rack is finally here! πŸŽ‰ by bartlewife
Special delivery! Our Gobi roof rack is finally here! πŸŽ‰ by bartlewife
Archer chose this week's flower selection. ❀️ by bartlewife
Archer chose this week's flower selection. ❀️ by bartlewife
A taco shop where you can choose from hot, hot, or super hot salsa. πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚ by bartlewife
A taco shop where you can choose from hot, hot, or super hot salsa. πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚ by bartlewife
Archer and Leo like off-roading too! by bartlewife
Archer and Leo like off-roading too! by bartlewife
Let's go explore the desert! πŸŒ΅β˜€οΈ #theadventuresofsandythejeep #sandythejeep by bartlewife
Let's go explore the desert! πŸŒ΅β˜€οΈ #theadventuresofsandythejeep #sandythejeep by bartlewife
Back when I was a lion, touring Arizona on my Vespa, and stopping for all the best coffee along the way. Ciao!  by bartlewife
Back when I was a lion, touring Arizona on my Vespa, and stopping for all the best coffee along the way. Ciao! by bartlewife
Beautiful sunset on my nighttime walk. πŸŒ… by bartlewife
Beautiful sunset on my nighttime walk. πŸŒ… by bartlewife
Star hanging out in the garden. by bartlewife
Star hanging out in the garden. by bartlewife
Mama hummingbird in her nest. by bartlewife
Mama hummingbird in her nest. by bartlewife
Happy mother's day @bartlewife! You're the best mommy in the whole world! by bartle_man
Happy mother's day @bartlewife! You're the best mommy in the whole world! by bartle_man
All I want for Mother's Day is mountains and a Macy's Special coffee. β˜•οΈ by bartlewife
All I want for Mother's Day is mountains and a Macy's Special coffee. β˜•οΈ by bartlewife
Howdy horsey! by bartlewife
Howdy horsey! by bartlewife
This way to adventure! by bartlewife
This way to adventure! by bartlewife
Fresh flowers are the best. πŸŒΌπŸ’πŸŒΈ by bartlewife
Fresh flowers are the best. πŸŒΌπŸ’πŸŒΈ by bartlewife
Fun at school by bartlekid
Fun at school by bartlekid
School pictures! by bartlekid
School pictures! by bartlekid
Picture day! ❀️ by bartlewife
Picture day! ❀️ by bartlewife
Haha - thanks time hop for reminding me about that creepy time I got a cake on the floor outside my hotel room door while Ricky was on a work trip in California. Did I mention it was creepy? And it was on the floor? by bartlewife
Haha - thanks time hop for reminding me about that creepy time I got a cake on the floor outside my hotel room door while Ricky was on a work trip in California. Did I mention it was creepy? And it was on the floor? by bartlewife
Views from the trail #theadventuresofsandythejeep #sandythejeep by bartlewife
Views from the trail #theadventuresofsandythejeep #sandythejeep by bartlewife
Four Peaks Wilderness Adventure #theadventuresofsandythejeep #sandythejeep by bartlewife
Four Peaks Wilderness Adventure #theadventuresofsandythejeep #sandythejeep by bartlewife
The Govert-Bartleman family farm's new addition - Star! by bartlewife
The Govert-Bartleman family farm's new addition - Star! by bartlewife
Archer's new fishy friends! Thank you grandma and grandpa! 🐟🐠 by bartlewife
Archer's new fishy friends! Thank you grandma and grandpa! 🐟🐠 by bartlewife
Happy birthday little man! by bartlewife
Happy birthday little man! by bartlewife
A Jeep for everyone! by bartlewife
A Jeep for everyone! by bartlewife
Birthday brunch with a view!  by bartlewife
Birthday brunch with a view! by bartlewife
Happy 3rd Birthday to my silly, sweet, and headstrong little buddy! by bartlewife
Happy 3rd Birthday to my silly, sweet, and headstrong little buddy! by bartlewife
by bartlekid
by bartlekid
I went to the tattoo shop today and let Archer pick any of the flash art off the wall for me to celebrate his birthday. He picked Batman! What do you all think? by bartlewife
I went to the tattoo shop today and let Archer pick any of the flash art off the wall for me to celebrate his birthday. He picked Batman! What do you all think? by bartlewife
I finally got my Sputnik light 😱❀️ by bartlewife
I finally got my Sputnik light 😱❀️ by bartlewife
Sandy the Jeep in her natural element. πŸ“·: @bartle_man by bartlewife
Sandy the Jeep in her natural element. πŸ“·: @bartle_man by bartlewife
Got a new media center and tomorrow we install our new chandelier. by bartlewife
Got a new media center and tomorrow we install our new chandelier. by bartlewife
Dunes by bartlewife
Dunes by bartlewife
Come on BB-8, we have some storm troopers to chase. by bartlewife
Come on BB-8, we have some storm troopers to chase. by bartlewife
This is probably my favorite beach in San Diego. 🌴 by bartlewife
This is probably my favorite beach in San Diego. 🌴 by bartlewife
Lunch at the zoo  by bartlewife
Lunch at the zoo by bartlewife
Good morning! by bartle_man
Good morning! by bartle_man
Checking in for Archer's 3rd birthday trip! by bartlewife
Checking in for Archer's 3rd birthday trip! by bartlewife
Sweet! I got to level up my professional game this weekend. So happy to have the first weekend of my EMDR training in the books. by bartlewife
Sweet! I got to level up my professional game this weekend. So happy to have the first weekend of my EMDR training in the books. by bartlewife
This sounds udderly dangerous! πŸ„#arizonaproblems by bartlewife
This sounds udderly dangerous! πŸ„#arizonaproblems by bartlewife
Trying to go to sleep but Archer thinks I want to snuggle with Blaze and Pickle trucks.... not comfy. by bartlewife
Trying to go to sleep but Archer thinks I want to snuggle with Blaze and Pickle trucks.... not comfy. by bartlewife
A little Jeep vs Jeep tug-o-war this morning to re-spool the winch line. by bartlewife
A little Jeep vs Jeep tug-o-war this morning to re-spool the winch line. by bartlewife
These guys are weirdos. 😜 by bartlewife
These guys are weirdos. 😜 by bartlewife
Garden time! The boys love to help water. πŸŒ±πŸ… by bartlewife
Garden time! The boys love to help water. πŸŒ±πŸ… by bartlewife
Feeding the ducks  by bartlewife
Feeding the ducks by bartlewife
Beautiful sunset πŸŒ…Can you find Archer? by bartlewife
Beautiful sunset πŸŒ…Can you find Archer? by bartlewife
Love my little buddy πŸ’• by bartlewife
Love my little buddy πŸ’• by bartlewife
Throw back Thursday. Look at that stud and stud muffin! by bartle_man
Throw back Thursday. Look at that stud and stud muffin! by bartle_man
Me to the lady at the nail salon: yeah, can you make my nails the same color as a sun faded target shopping cart handle? ...I think she nailed it πŸ˜‚ by bartlewife
Me to the lady at the nail salon: yeah, can you make my nails the same color as a sun faded target shopping cart handle? ...I think she nailed it πŸ˜‚ by bartlewife
Snow day! It snowed last night and this morning! by bartlewife
Snow day! It snowed last night and this morning! by bartlewife
Telescopes at the Lowell Obseravtory. by bartlewife
Telescopes at the Lowell Obseravtory. by bartlewife
I found a frozen swirl puddle. Nature is the best. πŸŒŽβ„οΈ by bartlewife
I found a frozen swirl puddle. Nature is the best. πŸŒŽβ„οΈ by bartlewife
Archer found a snow man by bartlewife
Archer found a snow man by bartlewife
Snow patrol by bartlewife
Snow patrol by bartlewife
Archer is pretty stoked to learn that there's such as thing as an ice cream truck. 🍦 by bartlewife
Archer is pretty stoked to learn that there's such as thing as an ice cream truck. 🍦 by bartlewife
True love is a robot mop named Braava.  by bartlewife
True love is a robot mop named Braava. by bartlewife
Mini bowl! by bartlewife
Mini bowl! by bartlewife
This kid LOVES Thai food. πŸ˜‚ by bartlewife
This kid LOVES Thai food. πŸ˜‚ by bartlewife
Sandy is slowly getting ready for adventure! by bartle_man
Sandy is slowly getting ready for adventure! by bartle_man
Driving home in a paid off Jeep. βœ… #snowball #debtfreeby33 #thanksdaveramsey by bartlewife
Driving home in a paid off Jeep. βœ… #snowball #debtfreeby33 #thanksdaveramsey by bartlewife