September 2011

Articles

Horoscope -  September 2011

Horoscope - September 2011

Everyone on the Same Side to Balance an Unstable World
The magnetic poles are constantly shape-shifting, causing wobble and tectonic stress. Unprecedented planetary alignment may add magnetic pressure. In an unstable world, we are fortified by a simple, honest lifestyle.
Retail Therapy

Retail Therapy

In the land of peace and tranquility, even a shopping spree has the vibe of a vacation getaway
Close your eyes. Breathe. Visualize an idyllic shopping experience: a beautiful atmosphere, world-class treasures, knowledgeable and attentive service, and amenities at every turn.
Stars on the Links

Stars on the Links

Bob Hope, Dinah Shore, and Frank Sinatra attracted fellow celebrities, top golfers, and national attention to Palm Springs' golf scene. Over the years, the names of the game have changed.
A Perfect Circle

A Perfect Circle

Wildlife corridors enveloping the desert resort cities provide a magical journey to a new perspective
If you have been thinking you’re in an urban nexus with some fetching mountains on the fringes, what we’re about to tell you may be unsettling. Here in the greater Palm Springs area, you’re actually on an island — a puddle of urbanity surrounded by wildlands.
Publisher's Letter - September 2011

Publisher's Letter - September 2011

Welcome to the 2011/2012 Palm Springs Life Desert Living Edition, our annual celebration of the bright, colorful, and action-packed California desert lifestyle.
A Valley of Art

A Valley of Art

Look inside to see some of the desert’s world-class beauty
Free spirits and imaginative individualists have long reveled in the desert’s open spaces and minds. The qualities that draw artists also beckon those who appreciate their efforts.
Miracle in the Sand

Miracle in the Sand

The words of a pioneer reveal a love for land that demanded respect, patience — and fortitude
Cabot Yerxa, who worked on his homestead from 1913 until his death — chronicled the lives of those who dug wells, contended with rattlesnakes, and built the cabins and roads that became Desert Hot Springs
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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.
2014/15 Best of the Best

2014/15 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.
Enter to Win A Celebrate Dance Experience!

Enter to Win A Celebrate Dance Experience!

Enter just once for a chance to win tickets to one of the second annual Palm Desert International Dance Festival performances.