Author Archives: Torunn Sinclair


Former Olympic Skater Finds Success With Palavela Home

Palavela Home - Scottsdale Living March/April 2011

Palavela Home, an interior design business run by the mother-and-son team of Ryan and Sue O’Meara, has become a “must-see” along the art walk in Old Town Scottsdale. A former Olympian, Ryan O’Meara had always wanted to pursue a career in interior design, but succeeding in ice dancing came first. He describes competing in the… Read More →

Food, Wine And Art: Sonoma Showcase Festival

Food, Wine and Art: Sonoma Showcase Festival
November 9, 2010 by in Around Arizona | Dining | Events

Two days full of wine, art, food and jazz await you at the Sonoma Showcase Festival. Vistancia is hosting the festival Saturday, Nov. 20 and Sunday, Nov. 21 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. The fun kicks off Saturday with a performance by jazz star Scott Cossu. Other Jazz musicians playing throughout the weekend are… Read More →

Zombie Walks: Scaring You For Charity

Zombie Walks
October 28, 2010 by in Events

Have you ever heard of a Zombie Walk? I hadn’t, that is until this past week. A Zombie Walk can be organized by anyone; it can be a city-sponsored event, or put on by a group of friends looking for a fun time. Zombie Walks occur all over the world, but they mostly occur in… Read More →

Jimmy Woo’s Doesn’t Disappoint In Old Town Scottsdale

Jimmy Woos
October 28, 2010 by in Blogs | Dining

If you crave excellent Mexican, Italian, Contemporary American, or even old-fashioned ice cream, Old Town Scottsdale has always been the place to go.  With P.F. Chang’s dominating the Chinese food scene a few blocks down at Scottsdale Fashion Square, there has never been a reason to venture into Old Town for Chinese cuisine … until… Read More →