2018 Spring Break Camps and Activities in the Valley of the Sun

[Published in the March 2018 edition of the Deer Valley Times} It’s March and Spring Break is almost here for students everywhere in Arizona. Whether your child has spring break early in the month or during the last week, you may want to find fun and educational activities for a few days while they are out of school. This is a …

March is Archeology and Heritage Awareness Month in Arizona

March is Archaeology and Heritage Month in Arizona. Our unique cultural, historical and archeological heritage provides many fantastic resources for learning about archeology in every corner of the state. From the far northern border to the border we share with Mexico, there are opportunities to learn about archeology. Here are just a few of the many places in the Phoenix …

Spring Break in Arizona 2018 – Enjoy Perfect Spring Break Weather in the Sonoran Desert

Many college students everywhere are preparing to head to a beach or lake on traditional Spring Break road trips, so why not take advantage of the best weather in the country while those students are out of town? The Sonoran Desert makes a perfect vacation spot during the winter and spring months – and gives you the opportunity to make …

Ladybug’s Favorite Birthday Party Venues in the Valley for 2018

{Published in the January 2018 edition of the North Tatum Times} The holidays are over, the tinsel and lights are coming down soon. So what’s next? Well, at our house it’s time to get ready for Ladybug’s Birthday! There are many great places to host birthday parties in the Valley. The venues we list here range in price, size and …

Fun Places to See Santa this Year in Arizona

[Published in the November 2017 edition of the Deer Valley Times} Arizona is a unique place to celebrate Christmas. Our residents weave traditional celebrations from around the country, and the world, into a magical holiday for both locals and visitors in the desert. One of our favorite visitors each holiday season is jolly old St. Nicholas, himself! Santa shows up in …