September 2013

Articles

Moon Landing Luxury

Moon Landing Luxury

Timeless jewelry carries you light years ahead
Timeless jewelry carries you light years ahead
The Scenery and the Scene

The Scenery and the Scene

Sled dogs, hot air balloons, beauty queens and … dolphins? You betcha!
According to newspaper and magazine articles published before the Palm Springs Aerial Tramway opened, up to half a million people a year could be expected to ride the tramcars.
Horoscope - September 2013

Horoscope - September 2013

Be Willing to Change Course
Uranus and Pluto continue their unprecedented alignment through 2014. Is that bad or good? It is what it is. Our reactions, driven by free will, determine outcomes.
Glamour Begins at Home

Glamour Begins at Home

These Studio 54-inspired ensembles encourage the ultimate in lounging
These Studio 54-inspired ensembles encourage the ultimate in lounging
Come for the Beauty, Stay for the Healing

Come for the Beauty, Stay for the Healing

A bright niche for desert tourism, destination medicine promises an idyllic place to get well soon
A bright niche for desert tourism, destination medicine promises an idyllic place to get well soon
Shop by Vibe

Shop by Vibe

Distinctive shopping districts appeal to your every mood
Whether you’re looking for luxury apparel, modern home furnishings, décor and novelties, the desert has a shopping destination to fulfill your desires.
Publisher’s Letter

Publisher’s Letter

Welcome to the 2013/2014 Palm Springs Life Desert Living Edition.
Where’s Crocker?

Where’s Crocker?

Steve Nichols recalls that his father, Culver Nichols, was on the first or second car on the tramway’s opening day.
Steve Nichols recalls that his father, Culver Nichols, was on the first or second car on the tramway’s opening day.
A Feast for the Eyes

A Feast for the Eyes

A valley of world-class art stimulates and inspires all year
Great destinations have great art, and the Greater Palm Springs area is no exception.
High and Mighty

High and Mighty

Celebrating its 50th anniversary, Palm Springs Aerial Tramway brings the mountain to the people
Celebrating its 50th anniversary, Palm Springs Aerial Tramway brings the mountain to the people
Tahquitz Canyon to the Peak

Tahquitz Canyon to the Peak

The beauty of this popular hiking destination defies the dark spirit of its namesake
For centuries, tales of Tahquitz Canyon and Peak have stirred an equal measure of intrigue and fear among Coachella Valley residents and visitors.
What’s in a name?

What’s in a name?

Someone looking at a topographic map of Mount San Jacinto State Park might wonder who was this Cornell character that has a peak named in his honor.
Palm Springs Life

Promotions + Contests

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.
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.