The Award-Winning Lulu and Acqua Pazza

The Award-Winning Lulu and Acqua Pazza

Two of my favorite dining and watering holes in the Palm Springs Valley—Acqua Pazza California Bistro at The River in Rancho Mirage, and Lulu California Bistro in Downtown Palm Springs—just gained a few more feathers in their culinary caps.  The eateries—appropriate for intimate dining, business meals, or family get-togethers, and jointly owned by the marvelous…

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Omni Rancho Las Palmas Stars on HGTV

Omni Rancho Las Palmas Stars on HGTV

“Special” resort accommodations in the Palm Springs Valley just got even more so—and garnered national TV coverage while doing it!  The newly christened Omni Rancho Las Palmas Resort & Spa in Rancho Mirage was the setting for the finale of the massively popular “HGTV Star,” a competitive reality show that puts designers through their paces…

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Take The Crab Pot’s “SeaVenture” Boat Ride!

Take The Crab Pot’s “SeaVenture” Boat Ride!

It’s not every day that one can take a cool ride on a 65-foot Dungeness crab boat, sip thirst-quenching beverages, and eat tasty appetizers with friends and family—all while being hosted by the animatronic Captain Jack—without ever leaving the Palm Springs Valley.  But if you’re dining at the Crab Pot in Rancho Mirage, you’re in…

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