Dog-Eared Review: Super Jax — The Case of the Slimy Scientist


By Melanie Tighe – Introducing a new style of superhero — meet Super Jax! Our new hero is a local gal, just like her creator, Tina Swayzee McCright, best known for her Euphoria Lane, H.O.A. mysteries. In this new cozy mystery, Super Jax — The Case of the Slimy Scientist, we are treated to Jax’s zany origin story, […]

Male Call: Your Photo Toolkit


By James Roberts – Ladies: We’ve talked before about plagiarizing phrases from other peoples’ 15-year old dating profiles (“looking for a partner in crime,” “looking for my best friend”) and your current obsession with pointless warnings (“no hook-ups,” “must have sense of humor”). Apparently, you haven’t been paying attention to our photo advice though, so […]

What Brings Happiness?


By Paul Witkop – Actor Jim Carrey said, “I think everybody should get rich and famous and do everything they ever dreamed of, so they can see that it’s not the answer.” Jesus told us a rather sobering and direct story to help us with this question. He said, “There was a wealthy man whose business […]

What is Feng Shui & Bajaro?


By Barbara Kaplan – Combining Feng Shui with Bajaro is believed to create the perfect combination of harmonizing the environment in which we live and work. For many people today, home and work, is the same which makes it even more important to understand these two philosophies. Together, they are the most powerful method of […]

Sugar & The Mint In Concert — Family Camp Out At The Arb


The Arboretum at Flagstaff (The Arb) is excited to announce the next performance of the Summer Concert series August 4, 5:30pm, with Northern Arizona’s up-and-coming youth band, Sugar and the Mint. Offering an extra treat after this concert is a Family Camp Out under the stars at The Arb. Winner of the prestigious 2017 Telluride […]

Soar Through The Summer At Sky Zone


Sky Zone Peoria and Sky Zone Phoenix will celebrate World Jump Day Friday, July 20. The parks are commemorating the day by offering guests buy-one-get-one free jump passes to kick start the fun from noon–5pm. Sky Zone provides an active environment in which guests can experience gravity-defying, wall-to-wall areal attractions that include brand classics such as […]

Escape The Summer Sun With Indoor Fun


Calling all preschoolers who love their teddy bears! Children ages 6 and under are invited to bring their favorite teddy bear to jump and play with at AZ Air Time trampoline park July 13 for a Teddy Bear Tea Party from 10am–noon. Complimentary iced tea, lemonade and cookies will be served to the children. Coffee […]

Chill Out At LUSTRE Rooftop Bar This Summer


LUSTRE Rooftop Bar continues its “100 Days of Summer” weekly event series this month, complete with daily pool parties, live music and food and drink specials that will continue through Labor Day. Perched on the third-floor pool deck of Kimpton Hotel Palomar Phoenix, LUSTRE is an oasis in the heart of Downtown Phoenix with cabanas […]

PVSchools To Host Job Fair July 11


The Paradise Valley Unified School District will host a job fair to fill open Education Support Professional (ESP) positions Wednesday, July 11, from 8am–noon at the District Administrative Center, 15002 North 32nd Street in Phoenix. Prospective candidates should come dressed appropriately to interview the day of the Job Fair. PVSchools offers a competitive benefits package that includes: Free […]

Caribou Coffeehouses Open Inside Phoenix Area Einstein’s


Einstein Bros. Bagels, the largest bagel retail company with more than 700 locations, announced that it will open Caribou Coffeehouses inside all Phoenix area stores beginning June 26. In celebration of the marriage of these two iconic brands, now through July 20, guests can enjoy $2 mochas and lattes in celebration of the new coffee offerings at […]