Lord-Fletchers

Fletcher’s Is Simply One of a Kind

My dear friend Robbie, a recent transplant from the U.K. to L.A., is special on many counts, and I always welcome his visits to Rancho Mirage. Not only is my pal a native Londoner who sorely misses his former hometown—he’s an inveterate fan of prime rib. So naturally, there’s only one place in the desert…

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Modernism-Week-Preview

Modernism Week Kicks Off With A Fall Preview

Modernism Week has become one of the Palm Springs Valley’s signature events, growing and growing in both scope and popularity over the last few years. And now comes a quite clever way for the powers-that-be behind the scenes to not only draw attention to this great mid-February happening but to capitalize on its heightened elite…

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The Ritz-Carlton Rancho Mirage Spa

The Ritz-Carlton Rancho Mirage Spa

The Ritz-Carlton Rancho Mirage Spa There’s definitely something quite special to be said for being among the very first patrons to sample a brand new facility. And when said facility is the Spa at the new Ritz-Carlton Rancho Mirage, well…let me tell you…the experience tends toward the sublime. I must say I wasn’t at all…

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The Ritz-Carlton Rancho Mirage’s Ladies & Gentlemen

The Ritz-Carlton Rancho Mirage’s Ladies & Gentlemen

In case you ever wondered, it’s not just anyone who’s invited to work at the recently unveiled Ritz-Carlton Rancho Mirage. With the exclusive company’s motto being “We are Ladies and Gentlemen serving Ladies and Gentlemen,” every successful candidate for employment must not only demonstrate much higher-than-average aptitude and attitude during the interview process but maintain…

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Babe’s BBQ Hosts World Cup Viewing Parties

Babe’s BBQ Hosts World Cup Viewing Parties

What we call soccer in America, the rest of the world refers to as football. But no matter what you call it, every four years those who follow the sport’s international roster of teams celebrate their favorites by cheering them on either in person (this year at multiple stadiums in the breathtakingly beautiful country of…

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Summer Fun at Agua Caliente

Summer Fun at Agua Caliente

Summer is upon us and that leaves us open for all kinds of fun in the sun—responsibly, of course, with adequate hydration and plenty of sunscreen! The pools are the perfect temperature and there are plenty of locals and visitors who love the Palm Springs Valley to party with. Many of my friends come out…

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