Kraft Nabisco’s Pro-Am Tournament

Kraft Nabisco’s Pro-Am Tournament

We are in the home stretch!  The Kraft Nabisco Championship—as everyone knows, “golf’s first major”—is almost here and I can just taste it.  But before the actual competition begins, there are a number of fun events to attend, including one that fills the Palm Springs Valley with hoards of famous people: the two-day Celebrity Pro-Am…

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Jeffery Sanker's White Party - Palm Springs

Jeffery Sanker’s White Party Palm Springs

There are very few parties in the world that can boast an attendance of more than 30,000 revelers, eight distinct gatherings, and more costume changes than an entire Broadway season of musicals.  But those numbers—actually low by some estimates—are what we can realistically expect when a global crowd descends upon the Palm Springs Valley during…

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Rancho Mirage Spa Programs

Rancho Mirage Spa Programs

Everyone knows that spa therapy is good for both body and soul, and that Rancho Mirage’s first-class resorts offer residents of and visitors to the Palm Springs Valley top-notch options in that department.  And while sessions now-and-then are better than none, the smartest among us go for the generous and affordable spa programs available at…

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No Wedding Blues at Rancho Las Palmas

I’ve rarely been more delighted than to be graciously invited to the beautiful wedding of the daughter of my dear friends Deborah and Devon at the divine Rancho Las Palmas Resort & Spa.  Delilah—whom I’ve known since the day she was delivered into this wonderful world—was marrying Frank (hey, we can’t all be lucky enough…

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Wild Lights at The Living Desert Zoo and Gardens

A holiday tradition taken to the nth degree is my idea of fun, and the WildLights Holiday Festival at The Living Desert Zoo & Gardens never fails to deliver.  Although this world-class collection of desert plantings and animals is a delight during the day, the evenings come alive during December with this annual event. Best…

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