Art Focused Andaz Scottsdale Opens

Andaz Scottsdale

Good things come to those who wait describes the most anticipated and much delayed opening of the Andaz Scottsdale. The 15th Andaz to open in the world, the Andaz Scottsdale had its grand unveiling in December.   As one of the hotel’s Artists-in-Residence (more on that later!) I was especially…

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Mermaid for a Day

A Flippin’ Fun Core Workout at The Phoenician   When the temperatures approach 115 in the desert, what’s a girl to do? Get her inner mermaid on of course! This summer, guests of The Phoenician in Scottsdale have the opportunity to experience the first AquaMermaid school in the U.S.  …

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Top 5 Manly Spas for Father’s Day

Top 5 Manly Spas for Father's Day

Give Dad a Manly Spa Day this Father’s Day   Destination spas aren’t the first places men think of for a mancation, but if it’s manly enough for hunky Hugh Jackman, it’s manly enough for your husband, boyfriend or Dad this Father’s Day. Jackman is part owner of the sprawling…

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Healthy Kentucky Derby Recipe

healthy Kentucky Derby recipe

What’s the best part of the “Greatest two minutes in sports?” The excuse to throw a great Derby party of course! Break out your best hat, throw down a bet on the next American Pharoah, and sip a mint julep. And if you’re hosting a party and looking for that oxymoron:…

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