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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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. 😂 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. 😂 by bartlewife
Macy's special ☕️ by bartlewife
Macy's special ☕️ 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 💙 by bartlewife
Love my new charcoal and blue hair! Thanks @alyssakelsee 💙 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. 😔 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. 😔 by bartlewife
So relaxing out here. by bartlewife
So relaxing out here. by bartlewife
Camp site ⛰ by bartlewife
Camp site ⛰ 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. 👩‍🎨 by bartlewife
Chalkboard art today. I had fun making this one. 👩‍🎨 by bartlewife
Special delivery! Our Gobi roof rack is finally here! 🎉 by bartlewife
Special delivery! Our Gobi roof rack is finally here! 🎉 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. 😂😂 by bartlewife
A taco shop where you can choose from hot, hot, or super hot salsa. 😂😂 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! 🌵☀️ #theadventuresofsandythejeep #sandythejeep by bartlewife
Let's go explore the desert! 🌵☀️ #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. 🌅 by bartlewife
Beautiful sunset on my nighttime walk. 🌅 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. ☕️ by bartlewife
All I want for Mother's Day is mountains and a Macy's Special coffee. ☕️ 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. 🌼💐🌸 by bartlewife
Fresh flowers are the best. 🌼💐🌸 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. 📷: @bartle_man by bartlewife
Sandy the Jeep in her natural element. 📷: @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! 🐄#arizonaproblems by bartlewife
This sounds udderly dangerous! 🐄#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. 🌱🍅 by bartlewife
Garden time! The boys love to help water. 🌱🍅 by bartlewife
Feeding the ducks  by bartlewife
Feeding the ducks by bartlewife
Beautiful sunset 🌅Can you find Archer? by bartlewife
Beautiful sunset 🌅Can you find Archer? by bartlewife
Love my little buddy 💕 by bartlewife
Love my little buddy 💕 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 😂 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 😂 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. 🌎❄️ by bartlewife
I found a frozen swirl puddle. Nature is the best. 🌎❄️ 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. 😂 by bartlewife
This kid LOVES Thai food. 😂 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. ✅ #snowball #debtfreeby33 #thanksdaveramsey by bartlewife
Driving home in a paid off Jeep. ✅ #snowball #debtfreeby33 #thanksdaveramsey by bartlewife
15 years of Valentine's Days together - happy Valentine's Day Ricky! by bartlewife
15 years of Valentine's Days together - happy Valentine's Day Ricky! by bartlewife
When someone gives up on their diet for wine. by bartlewife
When someone gives up on their diet for wine. by bartlewife
Fun with friends at the Renaissance Faire! by bartlewife
Fun with friends at the Renaissance Faire! by bartlewife
I'll choose the photobomb pic! Huzzah! by bartlewife
I'll choose the photobomb pic! Huzzah! by bartlewife
Huzzah! by bartlewife
Huzzah! by bartlewife
Bye bye Passat! I loved this car for many years, but it is time for it to go to naughty diesel purgatory and await its fate. 👋 by bartlewife
Bye bye Passat! I loved this car for many years, but it is time for it to go to naughty diesel purgatory and await its fate. 👋 by bartlewife
Working on the garden with Emily and baby Charlie! 🌱☀️ by bartlewife
Working on the garden with Emily and baby Charlie! 🌱☀️ by bartlewife
Archer had fun at his school friend's birthday party today at Bounce U. by bartlewife
Archer had fun at his school friend's birthday party today at Bounce U. by bartlewife
Enjoying the Arizona wilderness 🌵☀️ by bartlewife
Enjoying the Arizona wilderness 🌵☀️ by bartlewife
Handsome hiking buddy by bartlewife
Handsome hiking buddy by bartlewife
The Adventures of Sandy the Jeep #sandythejeep #theadventuresofsandythejeep by bartlewife
The Adventures of Sandy the Jeep #sandythejeep #theadventuresofsandythejeep by bartlewife
Moss growing in the rock walls by bartlewife
Moss growing in the rock walls by bartlewife
Area closed - we headed out to Four Peaks to hit the snowy tops but the main road was closed. We played around in the wash instead and had fun anyway. by bartlewife
Area closed - we headed out to Four Peaks to hit the snowy tops but the main road was closed. We played around in the wash instead and had fun anyway. by bartlewife
2 girls, some free scrap wood, and power tools = the expansion of the Govert - Bartleman family garden 🌱🍓 by bartlewife
2 girls, some free scrap wood, and power tools = the expansion of the Govert - Bartleman family garden 🌱🍓 by bartlewife
Flying kites in the windy weather by bartlewife
Flying kites in the windy weather by bartlewife
Party by bartlewife
Party by bartlewife
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10 minutes ago "ok Arch, Mickey's hand is pointing down which means it's time to go to bed." "No mommy, his had is pointing to my hot wheels garage. He wants to go play." I love this kid 😂 by bartlewife
Archer loves playing his owl game before bed. It's our nighttime routine! by bartlewife
Archer loves playing his owl game before bed. It's our nighttime routine! by bartlewife
Wine room at Mastro's - it was great fun hanging out with the Managed Admin crew. Good friends and good food! by bartlewife
Wine room at Mastro's - it was great fun hanging out with the Managed Admin crew. Good friends and good food! by bartlewife
About to send this steak back - I let them know that my foot powered family car didn't tip over when they put it on the table. 32oz wagyu cut. by bartlewife
About to send this steak back - I let them know that my foot powered family car didn't tip over when they put it on the table. 32oz wagyu cut. by bartlewife
Dinner and drinks by bartlewife
Dinner and drinks by bartlewife