Local Happenings Nov 17th – 19th

Happy Friday friends! This morning our house was c h i l l y y y y. We had left some windows open. I bundled our tiny human up and turned on Elf for her. I took note of the gloomy sky and took a sip of some coffee and BAM. It happened. My first […]

Support Local This Weekend!

Recently, I had the opportunity to hear Kimber Lanning of Local First AZ speak as a part of a Sustainability Speaker Series put on by my company. She spoke of the importance of supporting local within our communities, and how dollars reach farther within our local economy when we support small. She discussed the concept […]

Sonora Handmade Weaving Workshop

Makers gonna make. Recently, I reached out to Jenny from Sonora Handmade, a local brand weaving up the cutest wall hangings in the Valley of the Sun.  She had a workshop coming up at the darling and SCRUMPTIOUS A Bakeshop in the Uptown area, and I wanted in on it. A Bakeshop has a special […]

The English Rose Tea Room

If you’re looking for a delightful and unique experience in the Valley of the Sun, let me introduce you to The English Rose Tea Room.  A little slice of England in Northern Phoenix. Established in 2002, the romantic and cheery atmosphere rivals the Ritz Hotel. Guests enjoy traditional tea time fare, and have a large […]

Pussycat Gelato: An Eclectic and Adventerous Experience

I’m excited to announce…. …that today I am kicking off “Feature Friday”, where I’ll spotlight a local business or creative. This blog stemmed from the passion I have for connecting with the local community and sharing experiences with all of you. Go figure, I launch the blog and then write about travel for a majority […]