Olive Oil with Lemon Zest & Stracciatella. Note: the Rosemary provided isto awaken the senses, do not eat. Photos courtesy of the Gelato Spot This summer, the Gelato Spot has teamed up with some of the Valley’s hotshot chefs to benefit the Phoenix Children’s Hospital by offering a Top ChefRead More →

Everyone should have an amazing weekend given all the awesome shows happening around town. Don’t be lame, get out there! Pistoleros and Dead Hot Workshop?!?! Be still my 17 year old heart, I can’t take the pressure 15 years later. Monophonic Hillside is one of the best kept secrets inRead More →

Frituras de Frijoles Negros I dream of visiting Cuba: home to Castro, Santeria, and Mojitos. My summer travel plans, however, are restricted to domestic air fares so I’m planning several stay-cations and in-state adventures. Cuba needn’t remain too distant a dream with my recently discovered love for the Havana Cafe.Read More →

Every Thursday we bring you some of our favorite web findings from AZ Bloggers. There are so many wonderful AZ music festivals happening in March and thanks to The Spec now we can all start planning ahead for the coming adventures.  The First Friday Art Walk has expanded the Trolley Tour.Read More →

Who knew there were so many craft mavens, retro repurposers, and vintage hounds around town? Apparently, the ladies of Junk in the Trunk were aware when they planned out their latest vintage market just in time for the holiday season! Here are a few snapshots from our adventures that veryRead More →

The gals of Junk in the Trunk have organized another Vintage Market promising spectacular finds, hidden treasures, one-of-a-kinds, hand-crafted bagatelle, retro baubles, and the list goes on. Originally slated to be held at the Icehouse in Phoenix, there was a location change and the event will now be at Westworld inRead More →