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Scottsdale Living covers everything you need to live beautifully — home, health, fashion, beauty, food, fitness and more — and publishes that news on azbigmedia.com.

Bake like you work at Sprinkles Cupcakes with new baking book

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Today’s great American baking book has arrived in a special debut from Candace Nelson, founder and pastry chef of Sprinkles. “The Sprinkles Baking Book: 100 Secret Recipes from Candace’s Kitchen” hits shelves on October 25, 2016 and is currently available for pre-order online. Sweet-toothed readers who pre-order the book from Sprinkles will receive two free… Read More →

Spiced pumpkin pedicures and more spa specials at Hotel Valley Ho

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Enjoy an array of fabulous fall specials at VH Spa for Vitality + Health this October and November. This results-focused spa inside the hip Hotel Valley Ho in Downtown Scottsdale offers relaxing lounges, saunas, a high-tech fitness center, access to the hotel’s two pools and complimentary valet parking. Treat yourself to special services featuring the… Read More →

Simply Cardio brings new fitness concept to Scottsdale

Simply Cardio

Located in the heart of Old Town, Simply Cardio officially opened its doors on Thursday, September 1, bringing a 30-minute workout to Scottsdale. Known as “the gym for busy people,” the upscale cardio studio delivers a safe, sustainable and systematic body-changing workout for everybody in a comfortable and social setting. “Simply Cardio is going to… Read More →

Arizona musicians offer free concerts at Scottsdale Quarter

Scottsdale Quarter

Cooler temperatures are around the corner and that’s just one more reason to enjoy evenings at Scottsdale Quarter with your favorite Valley bands. After shopping or dining, unwind and stick around for the Fall Concert Series sponsored by the Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas, a free concert series taking place in The Quad. Live music kicks… Read More →

Southwest Human Development introduces ‘Up Up Up’

Southwest Human Development

To help improve early literacy and put more high-quality children’s books in the hands of young kids, Southwest Human Development, one of the nation’s largest nonprofits dedicated to early childhood development, recently published its first-ever children’s book, Up Up Up. Written by Phoebe Fox and illustrated by Michael Hale, Up Up Up is a story about a fanciful… Read More →

Girls Rule Foundation brings young women together

Girls Rule Foundation

Girls Rule Foundation, in partnership with Arizona State University, is calling all girls for a day of education, entertainment and empowerment. The 4th annual Shine Brightly Teens and Women Summit, is where teen girls go to dream big and build a bright future. The Summit takes place from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. on October 29, and is designed… Read More →

Scottsdale Cultural Council becomes Scottsdale Arts

Arizona Citizens for the Arts

After three decades of service to the City of Scottsdale and the entire Valley of the Sun, the Scottsdale Cultural Council is changing its name to Scottsdale Arts to define more clearly its unique mission as a community-focused, multi-disciplinary, nonprofit arts organization and to engage more effectively with the public and the next generation of… Read More →

Scottsdale-based spa810 will open new Valley locations

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Scottsdale-based spa810 announced the opening of two new franchise locations in the Valley. On Thursday, September 1, Peoria will receive the very first spa810 location on the corner of Bell and 75th Avenues at 7541 W. Bell Road. On Thursday, September 15, Scottsdale will get its second spa810 location on Scottsdale Rd. and Shea Blvd. at… Read More →

Refresh your body today on National Relaxation Day

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We all know how busy life can get, with hectic schedules, kids, work and more, all of which can lead to stress. Stress is the most elusive enemy in the workspace and is a cost for corporations with stress responsible for half of the 550 million working days lost by American workers every year, according… Read More →

Vroom lets you virtually test drive a Corvette in Scottsdale

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Vroom, America’s largest direct online car retailer, today announced the launch of its new virtual reality showroom, bringing a groundbreaking immersive experience to online car buying. Advanced virtual reality technology allows customers to explore a three-dimensional showroom stocked with vehicles currently for sale on Vroom’s website. Using HTC Vive headsets, users can go on 360-degree-view test… Read More →

Dental health tips for the school year

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As a new school year begins for students across the state, many parents may be thinking about school supplies, earlier bedtimes and homework. But with tooth decay being one of the most common diseases among children, Delta Dental of Arizona is reminding parents to help prepare kids for a healthy and successful school year. According… Read More →

Arizona Musicfest launches inaugural Fall Fest

Arizona MusicFest

Arizona Musicfest kicks off its second quarter century presenting wide-ranging musical artists with the first-ever Fall Fest, a four-concert schedule featuring Melissa Manchester, Musicfest competition and scholarship winners, two of America’s hottest bluegrass bands and The Midtown Men: The Original Cast of Broadway’s Jersey’s Boys, from Oct. 28 through Nov. 7 in Scottsdale. The inaugural Fall Fest “reflects… Read More →

Abrazo Scottsdale Campus will offer free immunizations

Abrazo Scottsdale Campus
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Free vaccinations for children and free flu shots for children and adults will be available from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Aug. 11 at the Abrazo Scottsdale Campus, at 3929 E. Bell Rd. The Phoenix Fire Department Baby Shots Immunization Program is providing the children’s vaccinations and Walgreens is providing the flu shots at… Read More →

Scottsdale Quarter to host kitten adoptions

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It’s still kitten season! If you’re looking to add a furry friend to your family, Scottsdale Quarter is partnering up with Arizona Animal Welfare League (AAWL) to host a kitten adoption pop-up shop on August 13 and 14. This is the second year for Scottsdale Quarter’s kitten pop-up which kicked off in June. The event will… Read More →

Carlson Creek Vineyard begins educational wine series

ONEHOPE Wine

Beginning Friday, August 5, 2016, Carlson Creek Vineyard will be kicking off a series of educational wine events at their Scottsdale tasting room (4142 N. Marshall Way, Scottsdale, AZ 85251). Taking place every other Friday at 6 p.m., the series begins with a Wine 101 class for those new to drinking wine or simply wanting… Read More →