A beach day in San Diego is on the annual summer to-do list of many Arizona families. Here are three kid-friendly stays in Southern California that are close to the sand, have fab pools and offer just as much excitement for moms and dads as they do tots and teens.
Thanks to a number of local food bloggers and culinary aficionados, some of Arizona’s best hidden gems are finally getting their moment in the sun. For a more authentic glimpse of Arizona’s ever-evolving food scene, here are some of the most fabulous foodies and influencers to follow.
Essentially halfway between Prescott and Sedona, Cottonwood is a walkable wonderland for adults and the perfect respite from the daily grind, especially for those who love culinary delights, beer and wine tastings and outdoor adventure.
The supremely talented Chef Rochelle Daniel, of Fat Ox in Scottsdale, has set her sights on Flagstaff with the opening of Atria. The farm-fresh restaurant is slated to open in August.
Shea Neill is the director of Marketing and Business Development of Morning Squeeze, where she got her start in college as a server and bartender. The breakfast and lunch restaurant has locations in Old Town Scottsdale and Downtown Tempe, with Downtown Phoenix coming soon.
Locally owned Picazzo’s Healthy Italian Kitchen is a household name in Arizona, recently opening its sixth local outpost, this time in Gilbert. Not only do families feel good about eating at Picazzo’s thanks to its focus on nutrient-packed, clean foods, but the restaurant is also committed to serving those with a vast array of dietary needs.
Did you know that planning a trip is actually good for you? Here are just a few of the great Arizona summer road trip ideas waiting to be discovered, according to Arizona Office of Tourism.
Arizona is brimming with spots to grab a cool-you-down treat, but these five time-honored ice cream shops are tops when it comes to savoring a good, old-fashioned scoop (even if the flavor might be a little quirky).
Restore your youth and beauty at Skin Appeal, an aesthetic medicine practice in Tucson. The clinic specializes in skin rejuvenation and non-surgical facial rejuvenation to help clients feel refreshed and radiant.
A Phoenix native and Arizona State University graduate, Jenn Newman is also a celebrated realtor with The Brokery. She prides herself on delivering exceptional service, building quality relationships and offering guidance and counseling to her clients.