Summer Party Ideas for Your Patio

3rd Party Pop Up

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An outdoor patio is a wonderful place to connect to the beautiful Sonoran Desert from the comfort of your backyard. With a comfortable setup, you can work, relax, and even meditate on your patio. The other excellent use of a patio is of course to entertain. Now that the days are getting hot nights are getting warm here are just …

Tips for a Safe Outdoor Holiday Celebration on Your Patio!

Tips for a Safe Outdoor Holiday Celebration on Your Patio!

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This year, the holidays are looking a little different. To protect those we care most about amidst surging coronavirus cases we need to make sure we are celebrating the holidays with safety in mind. Following public health recommendations for social distancing, travel and safe ways to gather can make the holidays memorable without harming your family, friends and community. Keep …

Weekend Trip Tonto National Forest

Weekend Trip: Tonto National Forest

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For many, autumn is the perfect season in Arizona. Our mild fall weather tames the summer heat without the extreme temperature drops of the winter months. The fall is a great time to spend some time outdoors. For those in the Phoenix area, why not plan a weekend trip to Tonto National Forest? The vast terrain of Tonto National Forest …

How to Keep Your Kids Safe from the Sun

How to Keep Your Kids Safe from the Sun

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Too much sun can be a problem for anyone but sun exposure can especially be a risk for young children. Children have sensitive skin and bad sunburns that occur early in life contribute to an increased risk of skin cancer in adulthood. Protecting your kids from the sun isn’t just something to remember at the beach or pool – especially …

7 Great Weekend Trips

7 Great Weekend Trips

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While for most of the country, winter is an excuse to hibernate, those of us lucky enough to live in Arizona have access to stunning nature and culture all season long. The rich natural wonder of our state and the warm desert climate make winter weekend trips a must! Here are some of our picks for the best spots to …

With Rising Temps, Phoenix Thrives at Night

With Rising Temps, Phoenix Thrives at Night

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As the summer months progress in Phoenix, the blasting daytime heat can seem daunting and an unusual shift happens – our city resets itself to a nocturnal clock. From outdoor activities and jobs, to business hours and nature trails, schedules change throughout the city to be open earlier and later, avoiding the peak heat of the afternoon. Whether we like …

Glendale: A Top Affordable City in Arizona

Glendale: A Top Affordable City in Arizona

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The Phoenix Metropolitan Area is one of the fastest-growing metropolitan centers in the United States, and part of what adds to that energy is the attractive housing market and affordability of the area. Often cited as the most affordable city in the West, Phoenix and its surrounding burgs, like Glendale keep cost of living low while having a lot of …

Weekend Trip: Salvation Mountain

Weekend Trip: Salvation Mountain

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Spring is a great time to hit the road and take a weekend trip. With hundreds of great spots to explore just a short drive from Phoenix, a road trip is just the thing for finding a new adventure. Before the summer starts heating up, it’s also a good time to get out to some off-the-beaten path locations like the …

Weekend Trip: Meteor Crater

Weekend Trip: Meteor Crater

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Flat, sandy, arid grasslands characterize the countryside east of Flagstaff, between the wooded hills of the Mogollon Rim and the delicate hues of the Painted Desert. Perhaps the most significant major attraction is the Meteor Crater, which lies 6 miles south of      I-40, halfway between Winslow and Winona. This huge depression, 0.74 miles in diameter and 550 feet deep, was …