Preparing for Two Months Abroad

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“How do you pack for two months abroad?” I can’t tell you how many times I have been asked this question. My answer is simple. “A backpack.” I spent months researching travel backpacks to find the right one. So, I’m … Continue reading

30. June 2014 by Shelley Schadowsky
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Introduction: My Third Journey to Paris

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Let me start by saying, I am a wanderer, avoiding tourists spots and looking at the world through my lens. The summer of 2014 has presented me the opportunity to live in Paris. Spending two months living in Paris is … Continue reading

28. June 2014 by Shelley Schadowsky
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Arizona’s Best Resorts

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We have the dish on the trendy, luxury and family friendly best resorts in Phoenix, and while since we all know Phoenix is known for its resorts, this list simply compiles the best there is. From the five-star Phoenician to … Continue reading

30. August 2010 by Shelley Schadowsky
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Top Five Mexican Restaurants in Phoenix

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Whether you’re new to the valley or just looking for a fresh taste. I may not be a foodie, but I do love to travel and finding the best eateries in my native Phoenix or far from home is a … Continue reading

28. August 2010 by Shelley Schadowsky
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Six Ways to Celebrate Labor Day in Phoenix

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What to do this upcoming three-day holiday weekend? Historically we celebrate Labor Day to recognize the hard working people in the workforce, originating through trade and labor organizations. After a long strike in New York, Labor Day was made and … Continue reading

21. August 2010 by Shelley Schadowsky
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The Gift of Joya this Labor Day Weekend

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Anyone interested in visiting Morocco or Andalusia this upcoming three-day weekend. Considering Labor Day is an American holiday, why not do both? Labor Day is a cause to relax and indulge from all our fruits of labor. This holiday, join … Continue reading

21. August 2010 by Shelley Schadowsky
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A Fresh Look at Charity

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Sometimes women fall. The important thing to ask is, what do we do at the moment of impact? Most of us brush off our knees, kick off the dirt and get right back up. However, sometimes we fall hard and … Continue reading

21. August 2010 by Shelley Schadowsky
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Savor the Summer with These Hot Deals

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Summer is winding to an end, although the heat may not let up until October. Summer resort and spa specials expire August 31. That leaves two adventure filled weekends for the perfect vacation or staycation. Soon the snowbirds will flock … Continue reading

09. August 2010 by Shelley Schadowsky
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Summer Spaaah Series Delights and Donates

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Wine, spa and girlfriends are the perfect cocktail for summer excitement in Arizona. Friday, June 4, 2010, Arizona Spa Girls hosts the third in a series of eight Summer Spaaah Series events at Spa Avania at Hyatt Regency Scottsdale Resort … Continue reading

30. May 2010 by Shelley Schadowsky
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Summertime Savings at Top Arizona Resorts

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When temperatures rise in the Valley of the sun, prices drop. The luxury and the glam is more accessible than ever with competitive prices at some of the best resorts in the world. When the snowbirds fly north, the locals … Continue reading

21. May 2010 by Shelley Schadowsky
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