Author: Melissa Larsen

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Olivespa Soaps and Dashing Through the Snow Limited Edition Candle  Crafted by hand using only the finest ingredients, Olivespa products come from a mother-daughter team behind Queen Creek Olive Mill. Its selection of seasonal soaps (in options like Peppermint Hot Cocoa and Mulled Wine) and its Dashing Through the Snow […]

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Clear Sky Resorts – Grand Canyon

Sometimes, a vacation calls for a luxury resort brimming will bells and whistles. Other times, a getaway that allows one to commune with nature, their loved ones and Northern Arizona’s starry sky is even better. Clear Sky Resorts – Grand Canyon in Williams offers a glamping experience unlike any getaway you’ve seen before.

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Arizona Snow Attractions

Don’t flake on enjoying some of Arizona’s snowiest scenes this winter season. From hitting the 700-plus skiable acres at Snowbowl to an après-ski brunch with tableside s’mores and boozy hot cocoa, grab your mittens and check out the top Arizona snow attractions.

Nonprofit of the Month: River of Time Museum

After an 18-month shutdown due to the pandemic, River of Time Museum & Exploration Center reopened its doors in Fountain Hills in the spring. Here, Executive Director Cherie Koss discusses River of Time’s recent remodel and the fun events and programming the museum has in store this season.

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Restaurant of the Week: Feringhee Modern Indian Cuisine

Boasting beautifully innovative dishes and vibrant cocktails, Feringhee Modern Indian Cuisine brings a reimagined Indian dining experience to Chandler. Headed by two all-star culinary talents–Sujan Sarkar and Karan Mittal–the restaurant offers guests an unforgettable tasting tour through various landscapes of India, spotlighting local ingredients.

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A Family-Friendly Weekend in Phoenix

Whether you’re visiting from out of state or looking to play tourist in your own backyard, Downtown Phoenix is chock full of all the makings of a perfect family-friendly weekend. From grabbing a ballgame to digging into some tacos to squeezing in a little learning, Downtown Phoenix (much of which is walkable) offers something special for the whole fam.