The Silver Pine Restaurant of Flagstaff, AZ

The Silver Pine Restaurant is new in Flagstaff, AZ.  The location is not, but the restaurant is.  A total makeover of the former Little America restaurant happened last summer and the new creation that emerged is the elegant Silver Pine Restaurant and Bar.  A back patio was opened up with a beautiful lava rock waterfall […]

Giving – It’s That time of Year

Giving – It’s that time of year when many people do some ‘giving’ to their favorite charity, various churches and non-profits for year end tax purposes.  The Thanksgiving holiday is over – but the ‘giving’ of thanks is something we should never get over.  Thinking and pondering over what this word actually means may ‘give’ […]

Holiday Craft Shows in Flagstaff

Holiday craft shows in Flagstaff have always proven to inspire the Christmas spirit in my “I can’t believe it is Christmas time again” attitude.  Upon entering a craft bazaar, my attitude converts to excitement as I see the amazing things people have creatively hand-crafted.  Flagstaff is known for being an ‘artsy’ town, and the holidays […]

Holiday Activities in Flagstaff, AZ.

Holiday activities in Flagstaff, AZ provide an array of fun for the entire family.  Our town calendar is filled with fun activities, arts and craft shows, amazing holiday dinners at a variety of restaurants  and places to serve and volunteer this holiday season.  Review and mark your calendars for the things your family will enjoy. […]

The Literacy Center of Flagstaff, AZ

The Literacy Center of Flagstaff, AZ displays volunteerism at its finest.  Volunteerism has been a part of our national heritage since before the Civil War.  The Huffington Post and the U.K.-based Charities Aid Foundation in December of 2014 states, “About a billion people around the world give their time to help others.”  In their March 2015 […]

Winter Survival Kit for your car

Winter Survival Kit For Your Car – Must have items

Winter is coming! No seriously, it is! Being prepared is no joke, especially if you have to drive out on the winter roads. Here are a few items you need in a winter survival kit for your car. Make sure to add in a 3-day supply of medications, pet food, and compact food like granola bars, […]

Brandy’s Restaurant in Flagstaff, AZ

Brandy’s Restaurant in Flagstaff, AZ have provided locals with amazing homemade pastries, breads, egg dishes, soups and a variety of other creative cuisine for over 22 years.  From original owners, Brandy and Ed Wojciak, to the current owners, Kelsey and Jamie Drayton, Brandy’s has remained one of Flagstaff’s favorites winning “Best of Flagstaff” 16 times and […]

Fall Colors and Hikes in the Flagstaff, AZ Area

Fall colors and hikes in the Flagstaff, AZ area can be spectacular in a number of ways.  The colors can be dynamic in the Coconino National Forest and this year is no exception.  The fall hikes up into the Aspen forests of the area can be a great workout for those of all ages and […]

Hikes in Flagstaff and Northern Arizona

Hikes in Flagstaff and Northern Arizona contain some of the most spectacular mountain views and beautiful scenic vistas as anywhere in the world.  My favorite hike recently is the hike up Fern Mountain.  This mountain is next to the Nature Conservancy off of Forest Service Road 151.  The top of Fern Mountain provides an amazing […]

Labor Day Weekend in Flagstaff, AZ

Labor day weekend in Flagstaff, AZ is the place to be.  Many events and activities to make everyone in the family happy.  Here are some events you can expect to enjoy – click on the blue words and get the details:  The Coconino County Fair – September 2-5.  There will be ample food and beverage […]