Author Archives: Hannah Hayes

Counter Intelligence

by in Home & Design

Let’s face it: traditional granite countertops are out-dated. Kitchen designers guide us through the available countertops that are taking its place, from stunning quartz to personalized resin designs: Standard granite countertops are quickly becoming obsolete. With innovations in technology and design, a push towards environmentally sound practices and the growing trend to customize a home… Read More →

5 Unique Features at Dierks Bentley’s Whiskey Row

by in Eat | Play

Sure, Arizona is probably one of the top five states in the U.S. for good ol’ country bars. We still have our cowboys, Prescott, Wickenburg, Williams…the list could continue. But while we adore jukeboxes, cheap beer and Kentucky bourbon, patrons can have just a little more if they pause after a day of Old Towne… Read More →

Marcus & Millichap Arranges Sales of 416SF & 6000SF Net-Leased Properties

Marcus & Millichap Real Estate Investment Services, the nation’s largest real estate investment services firm, has announced the sale of Service King, a 4,216-square foot net-leased property located in Peoria, AZ, according to Donald D. Morrow, regional manager of the firm’s Phoenix office. The asset sold for $1,351,251. Chris Doty, a net leased Specialist in… Read More →

Arizona’s Children Association Starts New Site for Kinship Caregivers

by in Connections | Lifestyle

Arizona’s Children Association is excited to announce the creation of their new Arizona Kinship Support Services website to assist kinship families and caregivers in finding the support and services they need: Are you a relative caring for another relative’s child? Do you know someone raising a child not born to them?  Kinship care has… Read More →

Cassidy Turley Completes $13.5 Million Sale of Camelwest Plaza

Cassidy Turley, a leading commercial real estate provider in the U.S., announced today they successfully sold Camelwest Plaza, a 174,554-square-foot class B office property featuring two (2) four-story buildings at 1951 and 2001 West Camelback Rd. in Phoenix. 1128 Valencia Associates, LLC (Newport Beach, CA), advised by Apex Commercial Advisory (Brandt McCullough), purchased the property… Read More →

Cassidy Turley Completes 5,000SF Lease at Scottsdale Plaza for Giant Bicycles

Cassidy Turley, a leading commercial real estate provider in the U.S., announced today they successfully negotiated a 5,000SF lease for Giant Bicycles at Scottsdale Plaza, on the northwest corner of 68th Street and Thomas Road in Scottsdale. Chris Hollenbeck, with Cassidy Turley’s Retail Group, negotiated the lease on behalf of the landlord, Marino Investments. Giant… Read More →

Think BOLD: Fall 2013 Beauty Trends

by in Beauty | Cool Products | Style

There’s something about fall that re-energizes our sense of style.You don’t have to completely re-vamp your wardrobe, as beauty routines are ripe for change, and it’s amazing what a big difference a little lipstick in a bold new hue can make. A change of texture for the hair can also make a fresh statement. Metallic… Read More →

Van Dyke Laser & Skin Launches “Refreshed & Fabulous” Lunchtime Seminar Series

Get ready to lunch and learn with Van Dyke Laser & Skin! The award-winning dermatologists in Paradise Valley are teaming up with the (also) award-winning beauty care company, SkinMedica, with a “Refreshed & Fabulous Lunch Series.” Slated for noon, Friday, Aug. 16 and 12:30 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 21, attendees will enjoy a complimentary lunch while… Read More →

Product of the week: Creme D'Olives

by in Beauty | Cool Products

Unlike other products, Creme d’Olives is not an exfoliant, a peel, or an agent which temporarily puffs up the skin. Instead, one of the key ingredients in Creme d’Olives – olive leaf extract – is a powerful anti-oxidant, and another, pea extract, protects elastic tissue, which is so important to the maintenance of proper skin… Read More →

Organization, Your Way – Quick Tips for the Scatterbrained

I’m like every one of you. I’m organized, but then I’m not. I’ve got 50+ pairs of shoes (I also have weaknesses, apparently) and I don’t know where to put them (weaknesses, too). I have a skinny closet and I’m not sure if my hangers are too fat (delusional, I must also be) or if… Read More →

The Best Of Scottsdale – Rock the Vote!

The Scottsdale woman. She owns a proper tweed jacket fit for Kate Middleton but pairs it with a bronze glow of which the duchess dreams. She knows confidence is her best feature and best friends are better than therapy. She loves  a solid cocktail but always keeps a few more wits about her than the… Read More →

Go Home for Lunch! Recipe: Black Bean and Quinoa Burgers

by in Lifestyle

Black Bean and Quinoa Burgers: yields 6 Ingredients: 2 cans black beans, rinsed and strained 1 shallot 1 chopped
 garlic clove, minced 1 – 2 teaspoons chili powder
1 teaspoon cumin 1/2 teaspoon smoked paprika Salt & pepper to taste Zest & juice of lime 2 teaspoons Madison’s Original Hot Sauce
1 1/4 cup cooked quinoa 2 tablespoons… Read More →

DUI Downlow: Rights and What You Need to Know

None of us plan on getting a DUI, but the stark reality is that there were more than 39,000 DUI arrests in Arizona alone last year, and more than 75 perfect of those were business professionals. It is no secret that AZ has the toughest DUI laws in the state with a zero tolerance (even… Read More →

Navajo Nation focuses on first casino in Arizona

by in Economy | Featured | Travel

Twin Arrows Navajo Casino Resort, the Navajo Nation Gaming Enterprise’s first casino in Arizona, is expected to be a major economic engine for the Flagstaff area. “Twin Arrows will create a new benchmark in gaming entertainment while improving the economic health and prosperity of the Navajo Nation,” said Derrick Watchman, chief executive officer of the… Read More →

“ArtWalk” the Dog!

by in Uncategorized

In conjunction with the Food Truck Caravan, We Are Marshall Way wants you to bring your pooches down for an “ArtWalk” the Dog from 7 – 9 p.m. Thursday nights in August on Marshall Way and 5th Avenue in Scottsdale. Enjoy Marshall Way’s art, architecture, events and stores alongside pet-friendly attractions including dog treats, pet… Read More →