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Festive Flicks

Celebrate the season with the inaugural Festive Flicks at Four Seasons Resort Scottsdale at Troon North, featuring holiday movies and festive food and beverage under a blanket of Sonoran stars. The movie and game nights join the growing family-friendly holiday programming at the Sonoran Desert getaway. Read more…


Have you heard? Westgate Entertainment District has a real-ice, outdoor skating rink for the holidays! “Skate Westgate” is now open and it’s the first of its kind in the West Valley. Read more…


Next Level Dad

As cliché as it may seem, every father (and father-to-be) has wished that parenting came with a manual. Thanks to Christian author and married father of two, Derek Polen, dads everywhere can now rejoice: that often-sought proverbial manual exists in the form of Polen’s latest book, aptly titled “Next Level Dad: Bringing Faith and Fun to Fatherhood.” Read more…


GigSalad

The holiday season is a time of traditions. We look forward to the annual parties, to guests and family we see and celebrate with every year. Yet occasionally even the best, time-tested family traditions can use a little livening up to make them special, memorable, and fun. One budget-friendly way to enliven your holiday and add a dash of surprise: Live Entertainment. Read more…


Traveling During the Holidays

For many of us, the holidays are a busy time for travel, as we hit the road or jump on a flight to see family and friends. And, while this time of year is all about spending time with those we love, it can often be interrupted by pain induced by traveling conditions. Here are some helpful tips for avoiding injuries and ensuring a comfortable traveling experience during the holidays.
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Exercise

The holidays have great intentions as it brings family and friends together to enjoy good times and even better food; however, it does have a sneaky way of adding a few extra unwanted pounds. Here are five simple exercises recommended by Orangetheory Fitness trainer, Jennifer Ayala, that you can squeeze in during the holidays to avert packing on the “festive 15.” Read more…


December is a great time for parents to start researching options for their child’s educational path, as January is the start of open enrollment at many Arizona schools. Whether you recently moved, have a child who will be entering kindergarten for the 2017-18 school year, or simply want to change your child’s school, there are many education options to choose from.
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