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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Our plot is recognized this month! Grow garden grow! by bartlewife
Our plot is recognized this month! Grow garden grow! by bartlewife
Crazy little boy is IN his toy box this morning. by bartlewife
Crazy little boy is IN his toy box this morning. by bartlewife
First day of preschool and I'm already missing him by bartle_man
First day of preschool and I'm already missing him by bartle_man
First day of preschool! Hope my little buddy has a good day! by bartlewife
First day of preschool! Hope my little buddy has a good day! by bartlewife
Dinner al fresco at Postinos. Archers being a very good boy on the blanket! by bartlewife
Dinner al fresco at Postinos. Archers being a very good boy on the blanket! by bartlewife
Free ikea puff lamp. We replaced it with a fan... by bartlewife
Free ikea puff lamp. We replaced it with a fan... by bartlewife
Still my sweet sleepy boy. It's crazy how much he's grown. #timehop by bartlewife
Still my sweet sleepy boy. It's crazy how much he's grown. #timehop by bartlewife
Arch loves to steal my cell phone to take #selfies. They have to be hashtag selfies, or they're not as cool. by bartlewife
Arch loves to steal my cell phone to take #selfies. They have to be hashtag selfies, or they're not as cool. by bartlewife
Mason jar herb garden - here we grow! by bartlewife
Mason jar herb garden - here we grow! by bartlewife
It's hard to leave these guys on Monday morning 💕 by bartlewife
It's hard to leave these guys on Monday morning 💕 by bartlewife
I had a wonderful Mother's Day weekend with my family. I love being a mommy. My little man brings me so much love and joy by bartlewife
I had a wonderful Mother's Day weekend with my family. I love being a mommy. My little man brings me so much love and joy by bartlewife
Happy Mother's Day to all the moms out there! Especially the greatest mom in the whole world @bartlewife by bartle_man
Happy Mother's Day to all the moms out there! Especially the greatest mom in the whole world @bartlewife by bartle_man
Selfie on the tracks by bartle_man
Selfie on the tracks by bartle_man
Selfie on the tracks by bartle_man
Selfie on the tracks by bartle_man
Let's pick some peaches! by bartlewife
Let's pick some peaches! by bartlewife
Apples in the orchard. by bartlewife
Apples in the orchard. by bartlewife
Me and the fuzz by bartlewife
Me and the fuzz by bartlewife
Got my new motorcycle! #zeromotorcycles #allelectric #craftedincalifornia #zeroDS by bartle_man
Got my new motorcycle! #zeromotorcycles #allelectric #craftedincalifornia #zeroDS by bartle_man
All American, all electric motorcycle! by bartlewife
All American, all electric motorcycle! by bartlewife
Archer thinks it's great fun to keep polaris from coming through the dog door. Polaris is a good sport. by bartlewife
Archer thinks it's great fun to keep polaris from coming through the dog door. Polaris is a good sport. by bartlewife
Remember that one time I gave up on life and my email hit 1,000... Yeah. Thanks timehop by bartlewife
Remember that one time I gave up on life and my email hit 1,000... Yeah. Thanks timehop by bartlewife
Mmmm! Veggie crunches, spaghetti, yogurt and juice. @bartlekid is in heaven by bartle_man
Mmmm! Veggie crunches, spaghetti, yogurt and juice. @bartlekid is in heaven by bartle_man
Happy Star Wars Day!! #maythefourthbewithyou by bartlewife
Happy Star Wars Day!! #maythefourthbewithyou by bartlewife
Hahaha! Archers face! He keeps saying
Hahaha! Archers face! He keeps saying "brrrroombrrrroom!" to make us go! Off to grocery shop in the ranger. by bartlewife
#onlychildproblems too many toys, daddy is spoiling him!! We can't take him anywhere... by bartlewife
#onlychildproblems too many toys, daddy is spoiling him!! We can't take him anywhere... by bartlewife
I stole my mommy's phone and took some selfies all by myself. Mommy helped me put it on Instagram. I'm a good photographer! by bartlekid
I stole my mommy's phone and took some selfies all by myself. Mommy helped me put it on Instagram. I'm a good photographer! by bartlekid
I love hanging out with my little boy, weekends are the BEST!! by bartlewife
I love hanging out with my little boy, weekends are the BEST!! by bartlewife
Summer baby by bartlewife
Summer baby by bartlewife
I know exactly how to wake this sleeping beauty up, I just have to start doing some cleaning... Boom! by bartlewife
I know exactly how to wake this sleeping beauty up, I just have to start doing some cleaning... Boom! by bartlewife
Here's to the weekend! 🍷 Cheers! by bartlewife
Here's to the weekend! 🍷 Cheers! by bartlewife
Play ball by bartlewife
Play ball by bartlewife
So much love for this little person. by bartlewife
So much love for this little person. by bartlewife
Close up for detail. I really like the rust, glad we splurged! by bartle_man
Close up for detail. I really like the rust, glad we splurged! by bartle_man
Got the new marquee hung and lit! by bartle_man
Got the new marquee hung and lit! by bartle_man
Goodness garden, you look ah-mazing. by bartlewife
Goodness garden, you look ah-mazing. by bartlewife
Pretty flowers by bartle_man
Pretty flowers by bartle_man
Junior Zoo Keeper reporting for doodies. by bartlewife
Junior Zoo Keeper reporting for doodies. by bartlewife
Nom nom nom by bartlekid
Nom nom nom by bartlekid
Today we enrolled Archer in a preschool to help him socialize and get more sensory experiences - he already made a friend and is sharing during the open house tour! by bartlewife
Today we enrolled Archer in a preschool to help him socialize and get more sensory experiences - he already made a friend and is sharing during the open house tour! by bartlewife
Pretty flowers! by bartlewife
Pretty flowers! by bartlewife
Polaris loves baby-man-beast at breakfast time! by bartlewife
Polaris loves baby-man-beast at breakfast time! by bartlewife
Just found a photo from 2005. I was so skinny! by bartle_man
Just found a photo from 2005. I was so skinny! by bartle_man
Having fun with daddy at Mason's first birthday! by bartlewife
Having fun with daddy at Mason's first birthday! by bartlewife
Your new chariots have been assembled @bartlekid! Only forgot to install 1 wheel spacer and have 5 bonus screws leftover! by bartle_man
Your new chariots have been assembled @bartlekid! Only forgot to install 1 wheel spacer and have 5 bonus screws leftover! by bartle_man
It's the weekend!! 💕 Time to enjoy my little boy. by bartlewife
It's the weekend!! 💕 Time to enjoy my little boy. by bartlewife
Yummy shoes! by bartle_man
Yummy shoes! by bartle_man
Archer loves his music class, so glad my parents could take him to his make up class this morning. I loved the picture-grams! by bartlewife
Archer loves his music class, so glad my parents could take him to his make up class this morning. I loved the picture-grams! by bartlewife
Love my little boy so much. by bartlewife
Love my little boy so much. by bartlewife
Ahhhh, time to kick my feet up. This clean kitchen just cooked up 56 meals for the month. I've got 8 more breakfast burritos to make tomorrow night... I love @onceamonthmeals 💕#OAMM #onceamonthmeals by bartlewife
Ahhhh, time to kick my feet up. This clean kitchen just cooked up 56 meals for the month. I've got 8 more breakfast burritos to make tomorrow night... I love @onceamonthmeals 💕#OAMM #onceamonthmeals by bartlewife
So much spices, can't wait to eat this! Buffalo chicken chili!! by bartlewife
So much spices, can't wait to eat this! Buffalo chicken chili!! by bartlewife
After two years of neglect, my scooter will be going to a new home today. Bye scoots! I loved you so! Once archer is older I will get a new one, but for now Ricky and I will just share his. by bartlewife
After two years of neglect, my scooter will be going to a new home today. Bye scoots! I loved you so! Once archer is older I will get a new one, but for now Ricky and I will just share his. by bartlewife
A cow, a pig, and some chickens walk into my kitchen. Yum. by bartlewife
A cow, a pig, and some chickens walk into my kitchen. Yum. by bartlewife
Happy national siblings day by bartle_man
Happy national siblings day by bartle_man
Yay! My smiley happy little man is on the rebound. I've missed his laughter while he has been under the weather. 💕 by bartlewife
Yay! My smiley happy little man is on the rebound. I've missed his laughter while he has been under the weather. 💕 by bartlewife
He wanted to throw the ball to Polaris, but Polaris bailed. Poor little buddy!! by bartlewife
He wanted to throw the ball to Polaris, but Polaris bailed. Poor little buddy!! by bartlewife
The fuzzbutt!! by bartlewife
The fuzzbutt!! by bartlewife
A year ago we were heading home from the hospital, this year we headed home from a birthday trip to San Diego. What an amazing year we've had!! I still can't believe my sweet boy is 1... #timehop by bartlewife
A year ago we were heading home from the hospital, this year we headed home from a birthday trip to San Diego. What an amazing year we've had!! I still can't believe my sweet boy is 1... #timehop by bartlewife
🎶happy birthday to you...🎶 Archer getting his cupcake. Thanks Dallon for the great pic! by bartlewife
🎶happy birthday to you...🎶 Archer getting his cupcake. Thanks Dallon for the great pic! by bartlewife
Archers first birthday party. I'm so glad everyone was able to make it out today!! by bartlewife
Archers first birthday party. I'm so glad everyone was able to make it out today!! by bartlewife
Seeing the sleepy pandas at the San Diego Zoo yesterday. Archer had a great time! by bartlewife
Seeing the sleepy pandas at the San Diego Zoo yesterday. Archer had a great time! by bartlewife
Sunset with the family by bartle_man
Sunset with the family by bartle_man
Dinner with a view... of a wedding! #congrats #strangers #goodluck by bartle_man
Dinner with a view... of a wedding! #congrats #strangers #goodluck by bartle_man
Archers first time to the beach! He loved it! by bartle_man
Archers first time to the beach! He loved it! by bartle_man
Somebody loves the beach!! by bartlewife
Somebody loves the beach!! by bartlewife
In honor of archers first birthday, here's a #tbt picture of me on my first birthday. by bartlewife
In honor of archers first birthday, here's a #tbt picture of me on my first birthday. by bartlewife
Birthday dinner for our little buddy! We love you! 💕 by bartlewife
Birthday dinner for our little buddy! We love you! 💕 by bartlewife
Archers first dinosaur encounter by bartle_man
Archers first dinosaur encounter by bartle_man
Smile Arch! We are off to San Diego to play in the sand! #ArchersFirstBirthday by bartlewife
Smile Arch! We are off to San Diego to play in the sand! #ArchersFirstBirthday by bartlewife
Today I turn 1! Thanks for watching me grow! by bartlekid
Today I turn 1! Thanks for watching me grow! by bartlekid
This month in #BartleBaby news - HAPPY BIRTHDAY!! Archer celebrates his first birthday today. This year has gone by way too fast. Archer can stand on his own, walks holding one hand. He is full of giggles and love. He can tell you what a doggie says, says
This month in #BartleBaby news - HAPPY BIRTHDAY!! Archer celebrates his first birthday today. This year has gone by way too fast. Archer can stand on his own, walks holding one hand. He is full of giggles and love. He can tell you what a doggie says, says
Last day as a baby, toddlerhood here we come!! by bartlewife
Last day as a baby, toddlerhood here we come!! by bartlewife
Admitted. Waiting for my little April Fooler one year ago. Can't believe it's been a year already. #timehop by bartlewife
Admitted. Waiting for my little April Fooler one year ago. Can't believe it's been a year already. #timehop by bartlewife
Some rent inspired chalkboard typography for archers first birthday. by bartlewife
Some rent inspired chalkboard typography for archers first birthday. by bartlewife
Cool birthday cake stand! by bartle_man
Cool birthday cake stand! by bartle_man
Baby breakfast 💕 by bartlewife
Baby breakfast 💕 by bartlewife
Sneaky play - he's not supposed to have the remote 🙈 by bartlewife
Sneaky play - he's not supposed to have the remote 🙈 by bartlewife
......aaaand the first place prize in the fighting sleep tournament goes to.... ARCHER DILLON 🎉🏆👏👏👏👏 by bartlewife
......aaaand the first place prize in the fighting sleep tournament goes to.... ARCHER DILLON 🎉🏆👏👏👏👏 by bartlewife
Archer knows how to play April Fools pranks, and I had a feeling he would... #timehop by bartlewife
Archer knows how to play April Fools pranks, and I had a feeling he would... #timehop by bartlewife
Typical AZ sunset, gorgeous as usual! by bartle_man
Typical AZ sunset, gorgeous as usual! by bartle_man
Musician in training 💕 by bartlewife
Musician in training 💕 by bartlewife
Drooling nasty geese harassing the Cooks! Lol!! by bartlewife
Drooling nasty geese harassing the Cooks! Lol!! by bartlewife
Archer got a new friend today! by bartlewife
Archer got a new friend today! by bartlewife
Fun at the splash pad by bartle_man
Fun at the splash pad by bartle_man
Parent's night out for Van's birthday - nitro porter at WOB. by bartlewife
Parent's night out for Van's birthday - nitro porter at WOB. by bartlewife
Getting super excited for Archer's 1st bday party! Getting the decorations together. #sockmonkey #1stbirthday by bartlewife
Getting super excited for Archer's 1st bday party! Getting the decorations together. #sockmonkey #1stbirthday by bartlewife
In an effort to entertain archer, I stuck a suction cup toy firmly to my forehead. Well, it stuck a little too firmly.... So, at least I have bangs? Haha!! 😳 by bartlewife
In an effort to entertain archer, I stuck a suction cup toy firmly to my forehead. Well, it stuck a little too firmly.... So, at least I have bangs? Haha!! 😳 by bartlewife
RIP.... Dammit. by bartlewife
RIP.... Dammit. by bartlewife
We got our second chair! Hooray! by bartlewife
We got our second chair! Hooray! by bartlewife
Is this how you sit in the chair? by bartlekid
Is this how you sit in the chair? by bartlekid
Don't usually get skies like this in the east at sunset by bartle_man
Don't usually get skies like this in the east at sunset by bartle_man
Friday lunches are the best! by bartlewife
Friday lunches are the best! by bartlewife
Yay! My coworker won a Fitbit, but since she already had one she gave it to me! Thanks Amy, you rock! by bartlewife
Yay! My coworker won a Fitbit, but since she already had one she gave it to me! Thanks Amy, you rock! by bartlewife
I miss this little guy so much while I'm at work. 2 more hours to go!! by bartlewife
I miss this little guy so much while I'm at work. 2 more hours to go!! by bartlewife
Shopping! by bartlewife
Shopping! by bartlewife
Splash pad is serious business and must be inspected before it can be enjoyed. by bartlewife
Splash pad is serious business and must be inspected before it can be enjoyed. by bartlewife
Archer smiles on Wednesday night - photo credit @kblasor by bartlewife
Archer smiles on Wednesday night - photo credit @kblasor by bartlewife
Stopped by to check on the garden this morning while waiting for my coffee. So many sprouting goodies! by bartlewife
Stopped by to check on the garden this morning while waiting for my coffee. So many sprouting goodies! by bartlewife
Got ONE of my new chairs for our breakfast nook... The other one is a special order and should be in in about a week. by bartlewife
Got ONE of my new chairs for our breakfast nook... The other one is a special order and should be in in about a week. by bartlewife
Why a fun and busy day, good night! by bartlewife
Why a fun and busy day, good night! by bartlewife