March 2012

Articles

Les Dames D'Escoffier Presents L'Affaire Francaise

Les Dames D'Escoffier Presents L'Affaire Francaise

Celebrating Grande Dame Julia Child’s 100th Birthday Year
The Palm Springs Chapter of this international association of women in the culinary field presents its thirteenth annual fundraiser to benefit the Thelma Pressman Memorial Scholarship Fund.
'Roger's the Most Elegant Player,' says Anna Wintour

'Roger's the Most Elegant Player,' says Anna Wintour

Life at the 2012 BNP Paribas Open
Fashion icon Anna Wintour stopped by the Indian Wells Tennis Garden player’s lounge during the 2012 BNP Paribas Open.
Li Na's Craving for Chinese and Häagen Dazs

Li Na's Craving for Chinese and Häagen Dazs

Life at the 2012 BNP Paribas Open
Since becoming the first Asian woman to win a Grand Slam, Chinese tennis star Li Na Li Na has become a national hero, with more than 2.5 million fans on Chinese social media.
Fruit Forward

Fruit Forward

Monte De Oro Winery Temecula, CA
Monte De Oro’s current wine selection reflects the interests of Monte De Oro’s 68 family owners
Luck O' the Irish - Guinness Pork Ribs

Luck O' the Irish - Guinness Pork Ribs

If corned beef and cabbage just ain’t your thing, here is another option – ribs marinated in none other than Irish beer.
The (Un)Expendable Djokovic - World No. 1 takes on Hollywood

The (Un)Expendable Djokovic - World No. 1 takes on Hollywood

Life at the BNP Paribas Open
Novak Djokovic is everywhere. The tennis phenom steams up the covers of sports magazines and is known for his spot-on impersonation of tennis darling Maria Sharapova on Jay Leno’s Tonight Show.
Spicy, Fruity and Wickedly Good Drinks

Spicy, Fruity and Wickedly Good Drinks

At Tommy Bahama the beginning of Spring is marked with sexy swimsuits, sophisticated yet relaxed sportswear, and some of the freshest, spiciest, wickedest drinks you could hope to sip on.
Elisabeth Shue’s Love Affair with Tennis

Elisabeth Shue’s Love Affair with Tennis

Life at the BNP Paribas Open
Elisabeth Shue showed up at Indian Wells Tennis Garden with a racquet in hand and ready to play. The Oscar-nominated star of “Leaving Las Vegas” (1995) hit with local kids in a USTA event held during the BNP Paribas Open.
A Good Deal for Desert Kids

A Good Deal for Desert Kids

Palm Springs’ Spa Resort Casino dealers spearhead fundraising efforts
The Agua Caliente Band of Cahuilla Indians matched a $2,000 donation made by dealers at Spa Resort Casino to the Boys and Girls Club of Palm Springs.
Life at the BNP Paribas Open

Life at the BNP Paribas Open

Girls Go Nuts for Novak
World No. 1 player Novak Djokovic kicked a soccer ball around Wednesday at Indian Wells Tennis Garden sans his shirt, causing quite a raucous stir among female fans during BNP Paribas Open.
JW Marriott Desert Springs Celebrates 25th Anniversary with $25 Million in Renovations

JW Marriott Desert Springs Celebrates 25th Anniversary with $25 Million in Renovations

The award-winning JW Marriott Desert Springs in Palm Desert resort celebrated its 25th anniversary by announcing a host of updates and renovations that enhance the property’s overall guest experience.
Traveling the Vine Line

Traveling the Vine Line

Temecula Winery Offers Fantasy and Fabulous Imbibing
The winery is located in Southern California’s growing wine region, Temecula — a mere 80 miles or so from Palm Springs.
For the Boys

For the Boys

Get ready for Palm Springs White Party weekend, April 6-9, 2012, celebrating its 22nd anniversary.
The Girls Are Back in Town

The Girls Are Back in Town

Women flock to the desert for The Dinah
Touted as the biggest gathering of lesbians in the world, this is a party that never rests.
The 5 Rs of the Resort Experience

The 5 Rs of the Resort Experience

Five ways to tour Palm Springs and the Greater Coachella Valley.
Advantage Indian Wells

Advantage Indian Wells

BNP Paribas open serves up amenities
This year, fans will see a number of improvements, highlighted by a 19,140- square-foot shade structure placed within the East Village.
Top 5 Reasons to Attend the 2012 Kraft Nabisco Championship

Top 5 Reasons to Attend the 2012 Kraft Nabisco Championship

Catch 100 of the world’s best golfers competing for the Kraft Nabisco Championship title — the LPGA’s first major of the year.
Rules Star Rules on Screen and Greens

Rules Star Rules on Screen and Greens

TV’s Patrick Warburton brings round two of his charity tournament to the desert.
TV’s Patrick Warburton brings round two of his charity tournament to the desert.
Scaling The Heights

Scaling The Heights

Putting a 21st Century Spin on Broadway Traditions
Winner of the 2008 Tony Award for Best Musical, In the Heights celebrates a community of industrious Latino immigrants in a New York barrio in pursuit of love and the American dream.
Unveiled in the Desert

Unveiled in the Desert

Craving culture? Check out these creative works
Challenging creation myths and infusing a dose of identity and sexual politics, Michael Petry: The Touch of the Oracle — an exhibition of three site-specific installations.
Home is Where the Art Is

Home is Where the Art Is

Find Form, Function and Design On El Paseo in Palm Desert
El Paseo offers access to a standard of living like no other, inviting you to balance your style with home furnishings designed to enhance and excite.
Fashion Week El Paseo™  To Present a Week of Glamour and Runway Thrills

Fashion Week El Paseo™ To Present a Week of Glamour and Runway Thrills

The 7th Annual Event (March 16-24, 2012) Will Feature Numerous Exciting Highlights
Six More Reasons to Love Ann Taylor

Six More Reasons to Love Ann Taylor

The Gardens Ann Taylor Concept Store
A revamped collection, the brand introduces its new concept store at The Gardens on El Paseo in Palm Desert
Reunite at the Amigo Room

Reunite at the Amigo Room

"Come Together, Right Now…"
Shimmy, shake, or just chill to cool sets of sundry sounds by DJ Day on Thursdays through March at Ace Hotel & Swim Club in Palm Springs.
The Fix’s Winning Mix

The Fix’s Winning Mix

El Paseo dessert house has fans faithfully flocking
Pastry Swan Bakery’s Fix: A Dessert House offers sweets, drinks, food, and more.
Two Great Restaurants, One Resort

Two Great Restaurants, One Resort

Explore the creative cuisine of Celebrity Chef Jose Garces at The Saguaro
New Palm Springs Resort Debuts Iron Chef-Worthy Restaurants, Jose Garces, holder of Iron Chef America title, opens two distinctive restaurants at El Saguaro restaurant in the Coachella Valley
March 2012 Casino News and Entertainment Schedules

March 2012 Casino News and Entertainment Schedules

When it comes to live entertainment, casinos rock — literally. Here’s a sampling of what’s hot and happening locally.
Desert Guide

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90 Days of Summer Romantic Palm Springs Getaway 2014

90 Days of Summer Romantic Palm Springs Getaway 2014

Experience the beauty, romance and excitement of the Palm Springs area when you enter to be the lucky winner of this romantic couple’s getaway
90 DAYS OF SUMMER Instagram Contest 2014

90 DAYS OF SUMMER Instagram Contest 2014

Win a fabulous Palm Springs weekend!

Win a fabulous Palm Springs weekend!

Each month, a first place winner will be selected to win a fabulous Palm Springs weekend!And, each month, three additional runners up will be selected to win a wonderful Palm Springs area Dining certificate!
2013/14 Best of the Best

2013/14 Best of the Best

Palm Springs Life’s annual Best of the Best. Readers tell us who their choice is for the “Best of the Best” of the Coachella Valley in over 40 categories.
Cartoon Caption Contest

Cartoon Caption Contest

Each month, we provide a vintage 1950’s cartoon illustrated by Alice Rovinsky. You are invited to submit a caption or vote for your favorite caption.
Pets on Parade 2014 Photo Contest

Pets on Parade 2014 Photo Contest

Enter your “Cutest Pet” photo in the Pets on Parade 2014 Photo Contest. Online users will be able to like the Cutest Pet photos from six (6) categories.