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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Archer’s Arizona Flag. He wrote his name his best at the bottom too. by bartlewife
Archer’s Arizona Flag. He wrote his name his best at the bottom too. by bartlewife
Sometimes you just pass out in the middle of eating.... #tko by bartlewife
Sometimes you just pass out in the middle of eating.... #tko by bartlewife
Hot air balloon at the park. by bartlewife
Hot air balloon at the park. by bartlewife
Cleaned out the garage today and hung up our retired plates from our favorite old rides. by bartlewife
Cleaned out the garage today and hung up our retired plates from our favorite old rides. by bartlewife
@bartlekid having a blast at Endurocross by bartle_man
@bartlekid having a blast at Endurocross by bartle_man
Happy halloween!!! by bartlewife
Happy halloween!!! by bartlewife
We love the weekends. by bartlewife
We love the weekends. by bartlewife
“Daddy can I just throw rocks instead of taking pictures?” by bartlekid
“Daddy can I just throw rocks instead of taking pictures?” by bartlekid
Best camping buddy EVER! by bartle_man
Best camping buddy EVER! by bartle_man
Oktoberfest fun for Dallon’s birthday. Happy Birthday Dallon! 🎉 by bartlewife
Oktoberfest fun for Dallon’s birthday. Happy Birthday Dallon! 🎉 by bartlewife
Ever get the feeling you’re being watched? by bartlewife
Ever get the feeling you’re being watched? by bartlewife
Finally switched these bulbs to LED Edison’s and added a dimmer switch so it isn’t brighter than the sun. I think it looks great now! by bartlewife
Finally switched these bulbs to LED Edison’s and added a dimmer switch so it isn’t brighter than the sun. I think it looks great now! by bartlewife
We beat the diamond heist!! by bartlewife
We beat the diamond heist!! by bartlewife
Finally finished the puzzle! #destiny2 #guardiansinthewild by bartlewife
Finally finished the puzzle! #destiny2 #guardiansinthewild by bartlewife
by bartle_man
by bartle_man
by bartle_man
by bartle_man
Cheeeeeeese! by bartle_man
Cheeeeeeese! by bartle_man
Archer in the canyon. He wanted to say
Archer in the canyon. He wanted to say "elephants" instead of "cheese". As it turns out, it isn't as photogenic of a word. So there's that. ‍♀️ by bartlewife
I've always wanted to stop here. This time we did! The Salt River Canyon overlook area. by bartlewife
I've always wanted to stop here. This time we did! The Salt River Canyon overlook area. by bartlewife
🌈 by bartlewife
🌈 by bartlewife
Got some new color.  by bartlewife
Got some new color. by bartlewife
Happy fall! The weather is finally beautiful! by bartlewife
Happy fall! The weather is finally beautiful! by bartlewife
Hello, Jerome! by bartlewife
Hello, Jerome! by bartlewife
Friends in Oak Creek.  by bartlewife
Friends in Oak Creek. by bartlewife
🌲 stay warm out there! by bartlewife
🌲 stay warm out there! by bartlewife
Last nights camp by bartle_man
Last nights camp by bartle_man
Hiking in the woods by bartle_man
Hiking in the woods by bartle_man
S'mores in the cold.  by bartlewife
S'mores in the cold. by bartlewife
Jake - god of fires built too big by bartlewife
Jake - god of fires built too big by bartlewife
We love the forest! 🌲 by bartlewife
We love the forest! 🌲 by bartlewife
Graffiti tunnel by bartlewife
Graffiti tunnel by bartlewife
Camping with friends. by bartlewife
Camping with friends. by bartlewife
Hiking with my best buddy! by bartlewife
Hiking with my best buddy! by bartlewife
Happy camper.  by bartlewife
Happy camper. by bartlewife
Tonight's status... by bartlewife
Tonight's status... by bartlewife
Forgot to post last night - Emily and I were channeling our inner pioneer woman skills. We tried canning our own corn! We want to be able to grow seasonal fruits and veggies and can fruit spreads, sauces, and raw veggies to have year round to cut down on
Forgot to post last night - Emily and I were channeling our inner pioneer woman skills. We tried canning our own corn! We want to be able to grow seasonal fruits and veggies and can fruit spreads, sauces, and raw veggies to have year round to cut down on
Where should we go today? #adventuresofsandythejeep by bartlewife
Where should we go today? #adventuresofsandythejeep by bartlewife
Project Homemade Olives with @zerowastegoverts by bartlewife
Project Homemade Olives with @zerowastegoverts by bartlewife
Cheat meal. 🙌🍱 by bartlewife
Cheat meal. 🙌🍱 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. 😂 Mmmmm. by bartlewife
Breakfast at my favorite likely health code violation. 😂 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... 😉 by bartlewife
My birthday is in September... 😉 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. 😂 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