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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This month in #BartleBaby news - we are ending our first year already, I can't believe it! Archer has really started to love eating solids, especially the flavors with lots of spices and variety! This month he learned to give kisses and still waves to any
This month in #BartleBaby news - we are ending our first year already, I can't believe it! Archer has really started to love eating solids, especially the flavors with lots of spices and variety! This month he learned to give kisses and still waves to any
Amy and I tend to wear coordinating outfits just by chance, but Amy, your shirt doesn't have an awkward toothpaste stain on it this morning... Amy: oh, yes it does! TWINSIES in clumsy oral hygiene! Lol. Now I'm going to try to get this stain off some more
Amy and I tend to wear coordinating outfits just by chance, but Amy, your shirt doesn't have an awkward toothpaste stain on it this morning... Amy: oh, yes it does! TWINSIES in clumsy oral hygiene! Lol. Now I'm going to try to get this stain off some more
I love my furry brother, Polaris! by bartlekid
I love my furry brother, Polaris! by bartlekid
Getting rid of stuff!! (Again, lol) IKEA grey-blue dish set - 6 soup bowls, plates, and small plates, 4 pasta bowls. 7 white stoneware plates, and 3 squarish plasticky bowls (very descriptive!) you can come get them for free or throw us a few bucks if you
Getting rid of stuff!! (Again, lol) IKEA grey-blue dish set - 6 soup bowls, plates, and small plates, 4 pasta bowls. 7 white stoneware plates, and 3 squarish plasticky bowls (very descriptive!) you can come get them for free or throw us a few bucks if you
Picking out toys at Target - matching boys. by bartlewife
Picking out toys at Target - matching boys. by bartlewife
πŸ’• 1 month left of this
πŸ’• 1 month left of this "baby" business. Where did the time go? #almostatoddler #almost1 by bartlewife
"Hi, I'm archer, and I brought the followng letters to my mommy to play with: N,O,P, and R. Mommy asked if I would pick more appropriate letter combinations, but I can't spell so I don't know what I did wrong. Do you?" by bartlewife
Love is in the air by bartle_man
Love is in the air by bartle_man
Stepping up my walking routine with a 20lb weighted vest. I'm probably going to need a wambulance... πŸš‘ by bartlewife
Stepping up my walking routine with a 20lb weighted vest. I'm probably going to need a wambulance... πŸš‘ by bartlewife
Morning plays πŸ’• by bartlewife
Morning plays πŸ’• by bartlewife
Planting day in the garden. 🌱 by bartlewife
Planting day in the garden. 🌱 by bartlewife
Beautiful sunset with a strange looking palm tree in the distance 😜 by bartle_man
Beautiful sunset with a strange looking palm tree in the distance 😜 by bartle_man
Hiking day! by bartlewife
Hiking day! by bartlewife
Anyone in the market or know anyone - selling archers graco duet soothe swing for $100. Perfect condition. It swing both directions and is a detachable bouncer with vibrations. by bartlewife
Anyone in the market or know anyone - selling archers graco duet soothe swing for $100. Perfect condition. It swing both directions and is a detachable bouncer with vibrations. by bartlewife
Old man malamute. by bartlewife
Old man malamute. by bartlewife
I don't want to leave this snugglebug to go to work today πŸ’• by bartlewife
I don't want to leave this snugglebug to go to work today πŸ’• by bartlewife
Sometimes you miss naps and have to sleep on some shoes instead. #babylife by bartlekid
Sometimes you miss naps and have to sleep on some shoes instead. #babylife by bartlekid
Ready for a hiking adventure! by bartlewife
Ready for a hiking adventure! by bartlewife
Busted. πŸ˜‚ by bartlewife
Busted. πŸ˜‚ by bartlewife
Dirt and weeds soon to be a garden. Work starts this week, I can't wait to get my hands dirty again! by bartlewife
Dirt and weeds soon to be a garden. Work starts this week, I can't wait to get my hands dirty again! by bartlewife
I literally get 1-3 messages a day from the health insurance market place. Thought I figured out how to stop it yesterday.... Guess not?? πŸ˜’ by bartlewife
I literally get 1-3 messages a day from the health insurance market place. Thought I figured out how to stop it yesterday.... Guess not?? πŸ˜’ by bartlewife
"PUNCHES!!!" -archer already #toddlerlife? by bartlewife
Archer punched the blossom off the flowers on the dinner table, so I assume it's just a Valentine's Day gift for my hair. Thanks Arch. Sorry about the flower QC olive mill lol! by bartlewife
Archer punched the blossom off the flowers on the dinner table, so I assume it's just a Valentine's Day gift for my hair. Thanks Arch. Sorry about the flower QC olive mill lol! by bartlewife
#tbt super hero in training. Photo courtesy of @jmerenea by bartlewife
#tbt super hero in training. Photo courtesy of @jmerenea by bartlewife
Baking up some lemon raspberry cupcakes for work πŸ˜‹ by bartlewife
Baking up some lemon raspberry cupcakes for work πŸ˜‹ by bartlewife
Archers excited it's almost Friday! by bartle_man
Archers excited it's almost Friday! by bartle_man
Letter baby. by bartlewife
Letter baby. by bartlewife
Archer asking to play in his jumper, so adorable. 😍 by bartlewife
Archer asking to play in his jumper, so adorable. 😍 by bartlewife
He's kinda freaked out by nature. That's not gonna fly buddy. by bartlewife
He's kinda freaked out by nature. That's not gonna fly buddy. by bartlewife
Archer and his grandpa at dinner. by bartlewife
Archer and his grandpa at dinner. by bartlewife
This month in #BartleBaby news - our little buddy is getting teeth like crazy, he's really started to enjoy solids, and is very eager to walk. He stands up and cruises on furniture and will let go, but if he notices that he is hands free he gets scared an
This month in #BartleBaby news - our little buddy is getting teeth like crazy, he's really started to enjoy solids, and is very eager to walk. He stands up and cruises on furniture and will let go, but if he notices that he is hands free he gets scared an
Roadside assistance by bartle_man
Roadside assistance by bartle_man
"Hi doggy" "Hi mini-manbeast" by bartlewife
Spider pearls by bartlewife
Spider pearls by bartlewife
Morning with little man! by bartlewife
Morning with little man! by bartlewife
Breakfast in the fog by bartle_man
Breakfast in the fog by bartle_man
Murder mystery dinner for Jamie's birthday!! by bartlewife
Murder mystery dinner for Jamie's birthday!! by bartlewife
Peek a boo curtains! by bartlewife
Peek a boo curtains! by bartlewife
Archers hard at work by bartle_man
Archers hard at work by bartle_man
Rocking grandpas hat! by bartlewife
Rocking grandpas hat! by bartlewife
Archer, I don't think you can keep up with daddy and grandpa. You're going to have to wait a few years before you go with them. by bartlewife
Archer, I don't think you can keep up with daddy and grandpa. You're going to have to wait a few years before you go with them. by bartlewife
Look it's @scott.k (long time inside joke) #creepstagram by bartle_man
Look it's @scott.k (long time inside joke) #creepstagram by bartle_man
Somebody's in baby jail πŸ˜‚ by bartlewife
Somebody's in baby jail πŸ˜‚ by bartlewife
Such charisma! by bartle_man
Such charisma! by bartle_man
Fun day out in the mountains. One of Dawns first trips out in the Ranger. I can't wait until Archer can go! by bartle_man
Fun day out in the mountains. One of Dawns first trips out in the Ranger. I can't wait until Archer can go! by bartle_man
Amazing scenery in box canyon by bartle_man
Amazing scenery in box canyon by bartle_man
Always fun to get the chance to visit with Duane when he's down from Alaska! by bartle_man
Always fun to get the chance to visit with Duane when he's down from Alaska! by bartle_man
Cooking up giant pots of food for the month. Woohoo! #oamm #onceamonthmeals by bartlewife
Cooking up giant pots of food for the month. Woohoo! #oamm #onceamonthmeals by bartlewife
Boom - another months worth of food, organic where possible. I love once a month meals. #oamm #onceamonthmeals by bartlewife
Boom - another months worth of food, organic where possible. I love once a month meals. #oamm #onceamonthmeals by bartlewife
Ricky and I took this classic personality test. I got ESFJ - sounds about right! by bartlewife
Ricky and I took this classic personality test. I got ESFJ - sounds about right! by bartlewife
Morning cuddles with my daddy! by bartlebaby
Morning cuddles with my daddy! by bartlebaby
Too bad Ricky doesn't have a blue and white shirt cuz.... Matching mommy is fun!! Happy Sunday everyone! by bartlewife
Too bad Ricky doesn't have a blue and white shirt cuz.... Matching mommy is fun!! Happy Sunday everyone! by bartlewife
Showing off his new teeth. Silly little man. by bartlewife
Showing off his new teeth. Silly little man. by bartlewife
Thug life pigeon don't care about anti-pigeon spikes. by bartlewife
Thug life pigeon don't care about anti-pigeon spikes. by bartlewife
Here's a #tbt before it's too late. Ricky with arch, recreating a pic of Ricky with his dad. by bartlewife
Here's a #tbt before it's too late. Ricky with arch, recreating a pic of Ricky with his dad. by bartlewife
Breakfast time! by bartlewife
Breakfast time! by bartlewife
Trike riding with grandma! by bartlewife
Trike riding with grandma! by bartlewife
Matching daddy is fun!! by bartle_man
Matching daddy is fun!! by bartle_man
Matching mommy is fun!! by bartlewife
Matching mommy is fun!! by bartlewife
Dinner date night at a new local joint. So far very impressed with Bar Vinedo. 🍷 by bartlewife
Dinner date night at a new local joint. So far very impressed with Bar Vinedo. 🍷 by bartlewife
So adorable. πŸ’• by bartlewife
So adorable. πŸ’• by bartlewife
Feeding the Giraffes! by bartle_man
Feeding the Giraffes! by bartle_man
Zoo day! by bartlewife
Zoo day! by bartlewife
This month in #BartleBaby news - little man is 9 months old! He had his we'll check this morning and is in the 50th percentile for weight (21lbs) but the 95th percentile for height (30in)! No wonder he wears 18 mo clothes! Our little peanut loves crawling
This month in #BartleBaby news - little man is 9 months old! He had his we'll check this morning and is in the 50th percentile for weight (21lbs) but the 95th percentile for height (30in)! No wonder he wears 18 mo clothes! Our little peanut loves crawling
Enjoying the mist from the humidifier. ☁️ by bartlewife
Enjoying the mist from the humidifier. ☁️ by bartlewife
Archers not a lonely only child, he's got mirror baby to play with! by bartlewife
Archers not a lonely only child, he's got mirror baby to play with! by bartlewife
New humidifier to help @bartlebaby get some stuffy nose relief
New humidifier to help @bartlebaby get some stuffy nose relief
Dinner at Kai - sous vide ahi amuse bouch, main lobster and wamichtha, black currant and pineapple intermezzo, buffalo tenderloin, and apple dessert. So delicious! by bartlewife
Dinner at Kai - sous vide ahi amuse bouch, main lobster and wamichtha, black currant and pineapple intermezzo, buffalo tenderloin, and apple dessert. So delicious! by bartlewife
Amuse bouche? by bartlewife
Amuse bouche? by bartlewife
Dinner at Kai - date night! by bartlewife
Dinner at Kai - date night! by bartlewife
The furball. by bartlewife
The furball. by bartlewife
Mommy says not to text and drive, I say I'm good at multitasking mommy!! by bartlebaby
Mommy says not to text and drive, I say I'm good at multitasking mommy!! by bartlebaby
Getting SO big. I love my little man. 😍 by bartlewife
Getting SO big. I love my little man. 😍 by bartlewife
Thunder buddies for life (even though they're fireworks) by bartlewife
Thunder buddies for life (even though they're fireworks) by bartlewife
JalapeΓ±o popper pizza? Yes please! by bartlewife
JalapeΓ±o popper pizza? Yes please! by bartlewife
So tired he passed out
So tired he passed out
Toy takeover much?? Looks like daddy put all of archers toys in one pile today haha! by bartlewife
Toy takeover much?? Looks like daddy put all of archers toys in one pile today haha! by bartlewife
Exactly one year ago, I guess it's fitting we let Harley go today. We will always remember by celebrating boxy day for him! We love you wiggle-butt! #timehop by bartlewife
Exactly one year ago, I guess it's fitting we let Harley go today. We will always remember by celebrating boxy day for him! We love you wiggle-butt! #timehop by bartlewife
Goodbye Harley, I love you! I'll see you at the rainbow bridge 🐢🌈☁️ by bartlewife
Goodbye Harley, I love you! I'll see you at the rainbow bridge 🐢🌈☁️ by bartlewife
I'm going to miss you so much...
I'm going to miss you so much...
Goodbye Harley. You were always so full of energy and had so much love to give. I hope you know how much we loved you and how much you'll be missed. #weloveyou #youwillbemissed
Goodbye Harley. You were always so full of energy and had so much love to give. I hope you know how much we loved you and how much you'll be missed. #weloveyou #youwillbemissed
Having a fun lunch! by bartlewife
Having a fun lunch! by bartlewife
Bundled up in the ranger to see some Christmas lights! by bartlewife
Bundled up in the ranger to see some Christmas lights! by bartlewife
Weeee! πŸŽ„πŸ’• by bartlewife
Weeee! πŸŽ„πŸ’• by bartlewife
Let's open presents Arch! by bartlewife
Let's open presents Arch! by bartlewife
Don't you know it's Christmas @bartlebaby?! #literallythecutestbabyontheplanet
Don't you know it's Christmas @bartlebaby?! #literallythecutestbabyontheplanet
Wishing everyone a Merry Christmas full of love, peace, and hope. I can't wait for Archer's first Christmas morning. πŸŽ„ by bartlewife
Wishing everyone a Merry Christmas full of love, peace, and hope. I can't wait for Archer's first Christmas morning. πŸŽ„ by bartlewife
Harley continues to decline in health - he is blind, has difficulty with balance and falls frequently, he is easily disoriented and scared, he is no longer potty trained, and has had very sad bouts of aggression towards us, he cries and no longer spends t
Harley continues to decline in health - he is blind, has difficulty with balance and falls frequently, he is easily disoriented and scared, he is no longer potty trained, and has had very sad bouts of aggression towards us, he cries and no longer spends t
Getting pushed around the house in a laundry basket is apparently the most fun ever! #babyfluffandfold by bartlewife
Getting pushed around the house in a laundry basket is apparently the most fun ever! #babyfluffandfold by bartlewife
Haha, thanks timehop. This was a funny day. #timehop by bartlewife
Haha, thanks timehop. This was a funny day. #timehop by bartlewife
Had a great day today
Had a great day today
"Do you like my smile daddy?" @bartlebaby
Sometimes you just have to tie a red ballon to your baby carrier and hit the town. by bartlewife
Sometimes you just have to tie a red ballon to your baby carrier and hit the town. by bartlewife
We ran into another baby in his pouch!
We ran into another baby in his pouch!
TMNT in training. by bartlewife
TMNT in training. by bartlewife
Me: Ricky, did you give archer the ice cube tray? Ricky: no, did you? Me: No, we have a thief!! Archer: *innocent face* by bartlewife
Me: Ricky, did you give archer the ice cube tray? Ricky: no, did you? Me: No, we have a thief!! Archer: *innocent face* by bartlewife
Hanging out with Archer
Hanging out with Archer
Swinging is fun, fun, fun!! by bartlebaby
Swinging is fun, fun, fun!! by bartlebaby
"My legs are wrapped in bags because I got poopies everywhere!" - Arch πŸ‘Ά by bartlewife