Originally Published on June 27, 2016

My husband, Ernesto “Ernie” Gamboa loved golf and home improvement. He also loved to move with me. In the 17 years that we were together, we bought, sold and moved 10 times, even had a home in Pinetop/Lakeside. We lived in small spaces, a grand home in the Foothills, a gated community in Dove Mountain, and in Vactor Ranch, next to the verdant acreage that was once the Tack Room. We lived in an older home with a huge pool and an impressive view of the Rincon Mountains, improving and fixing along the way. Of course most of our friends thought we were nuts because moving can be so much work, but we loved it. We found something new and interesting about each home and neighborhood along with an opportunity for Ernie to work on projects at each and every place. He used to complain that just when he had completed one beautiful improvement or another, I would sell the house and off we would go! READ MORE