Author Archives: Noria Robson

Holiday Fun & Festivals

Let the spirit of Christmas flow! During the holiday season, there are so many wonderful events for children of all ages (even senior kids) – The only problem is choosing what to see and do! No kids? No problem. From adults-only pub crawls to snow days, luminarias, and the circus, there’s something to appeal to…

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Give Back to Others

Hunger takes no holidays, so as we come into the holiday season, let’s take time to remember those who need a hand up. Whether you’re making a donation of food or funds, or volunteering, the feeling of giving back to others is worth celebrating. Here are a few local food pantries who can use our…

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What’s Happening Around Town This Month

October is here and cooler weather is finally on its way. Time to get outside and revel in the weird, the wonderful and the spooky! Here’s what’s happening in Chandler and around town this month:   Arizona’s Best Haunted Houses From the spookiest Haunted Houses, Spook Walks, Haunted Hay Rides, Zombie Hunts & Shootouts to…

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Quick Trips to Escape the Heat

Summer in a state like Arizona can mean that the heat feels unbearable, but there’s more than just natural beauty in taking a trip up north. Many locations above the Phoenix Metro Area can boast temperatures of 30 degrees cooler than the city, and a day-trip or weekend away is the best way to relax…

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Summer Cooling Tips to Save Energy & Money

Summer months in Arizona always present a challenge. While it’s tempting to turn the thermostat back to the January channel, it’s definitely dangerous to tempt the powers that be.  Seriously. During Arizona’s harsh summers, air conditioning can account for more than 50 percent of your monthly electric bill. Best to avoid the seasonal sticker shock.…

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Best Breeds of Furry Friends for Apartment Living

Many people think that man’s best friend isn’t necessarily well suited for apartment-style living, but this isn’t always the case. Additionally, many people seem to think that all small dogs are adaptable to apartment living — but in reality some breeds’ high energy and loud demeanor (chihuahuas come to mind, here) aren’t always conducive to…

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