Mellow Summer at the Movies

Cool off at a movie this summer in the Coachella Valley! There’s nothing quite like a wave of crisp air hitting your face after having spent a day in the sultry sunshine.    Regal Palm Springs offers a traditional, clean movie theatre experience with snacks and refreshments, centrally located in Palm Springs. They also offer…

The Palm Springs of Hope

As you drive East out of Palm Springs, California, down HWY 111 you’ll admire a mushroom-shaped home, designed by John Lautner, stooped high atop the mountain.  It was once home to the late Bob Hope. Born in England, Hope was a natural entertainer, even as a bouncing boy known as Les. Yet, he had a…

Greenery Blooms in Palm Springs

Yearly Rainfall Visit Palm Springs to witness an abundance of wildflowers this Winter & coming Spring!   Sincerely, Christina 

Ruddy’s 1930s General Store & Museum

Return to an era when people took their time, laughed over soda pop on the front porch and saved sewing ornaments to pass down to generations.  At Ruddy’s 1930s General Store & Museum, you’ll experience a fascinating collection of goods (mostly from the Depression period) that Jim Ruddy cherished and preserved over his lifetime.   …

Book it to Big Bear this Winter

Big Bear Lake is a serene mountain community located approximately 90 miles from Palm Springs. Its rich history dates back to the late 1800s when gold mining was at its peak. During the winter season the area experiences frequent snow and the cozy village offers endless entertainment for pedestrians to explore. Ski, snowboard and have…

A Palm Springs Sugar Rush

Frank Sinatra loved Palm Springs and Tootsie Rolls. As most would agree, a sugar rush is one of the greatest pleasures in life. Indulging in a bag of sweets is an irresistible downtown Palm Springs experience. On occasion, it’s childhood tradition to take a walk down Palm Canyon and treat little ones to those big…

ROBOLIGHTS – A Bewitching Palm Springs Holiday Attraction

Robolights, located in the historic Movie Colony district, is a fascinating display of art and enchanting lights by the talented Kenny Irwin Jr.!     Anticipate a family friendly electic mix of colorful recycled materials, collections of robotic figures, Santa Claus and more!     H.R. Giger, a famous painter who united humans with machines,…

A Vintage Palm Springs Christmas

Whether one arrived by train or by air, Christmas in Palm Springs has always been the best time of the year! Circa the 1950s, The Desert Inn had a Bullock’s store where ladies and gents could find special frocks for an elegant holiday celebration. Silk scarves, waffle bakers, perfumes such as Chanel or D’orsay, Revere…

ARRIVE at Ice Cream & Shop(pe)

Bring your friends and family to the coolest ice cream spot in town!   Ice Cream & Shop(pe) is located at the ARRIVE Hotel in Palm Springs.    Choose exotic flavors from Mexican Chocolate to Lavender and shop for fun + trendy gifts you can only find in Palm Springs.        Sincerely, Christina 

Pumpkin Spiced Palm Springs

Don’t miss these unforgettable facets of Fall in Palm Springs! Autumnal Events   Bring a friend to the Weekly Certified Farmers Market for the freshest produce and local artisan specialty finds. Delight in seasonal brews and live entertainment at Oktoberfest, to be celebrated at Draughtsman restaurant on October 6th. Enjoy warm chili and prized cars…