Delicious Date Night

L’Academie School of Baking & Cooking is a welcomed addition to the Gilbert community, offering a cozy, hands-on experience to learn the art of cooking. Among the most popular classes are the Couple’s Workshops. It is the perfect night out for those looking to learn and indulge together.

Art Lives in Gilbert

 Lindsey Borg -    I’m an Arizona native and a family, editorial, wedding and high school senior portrait photographer as well as a mentor. I started photography as a hobby in 2002, but never really considered it as a career. I was just having fun and taking pretty pictures. In 2013, I found myself unemployed and looking for a change. Jumping…

Inside Studio 3

Studio 3 Performing Arts and their sister organization Limelight provide unparalleled triple threat training for children interesting in singing, dancing and acting. Coupled with the purpose of providing a supportive environment for those new to performing, it is at the helm of the arts scene in Gilbert.

One Glass A Way

Warm spring air, flowing streams, lush surroundings -- Page Springs Cellars provides the perfect backdrop for a couple’s getaway. A few hours drive from Gilbert, the vineyard is an oasis for wine enthusiasts looking to engage in all that a winery has to offer.

It’s a Jungle Out There

New Years resolutions to eat healthier have never been easier thanks to Pita Jungle. The local Mediterranean restaurant has mastered “The Art of Eating Healthy®” and has been the go-to spot for nutritious and delicious cuisine in the East Valley for more than two decades.

A Grand Adventure Awaits

Riding horseback among the sprawling mountain ranges and desert plant life at the Sheraton Grand at Wild Horse Pass it's hard to remember the hustle and bustle of city life is just a few miles in the distance. The beautiful and serene resort is tucked away on the Pima Reservation just minutes from the city but it feels worlds away.…

Easy As Cake

The name Cody Vasquez might sound familiar—that’s because, in 2015, the Gilbert teen (then a pre-teen) competed on the Food Network’s popular “Kids Baking Championship” with his famous Razzleberry Pie. Now, five years later, the 17-year-old junior at Campo Verde High School has continued his culinary adventures with a fun, healthy twist.

You Can Dance if You Want To

It’s the New Year, a time when many of us make resolutions to build healthier habits or try something new. If starting a new workout routine is on your to-do list, why not consider the health benefits that come with dancing? Yes, dancing – like you did as a kid, but this time it may be more fun than you’re…

Gilbert Giving Guide

We all know it’s that time of year again. The stress of finding a gift for a loved one can be overwhelming. Trying to figure out what a husband—who buys everything for—wants as a gift or the perfect gift for a mom when all she says she wants is to spend time with her family (we all know that's not true.) And…

Tale of Two Scrooges

Have you ever walked by the Hale Center Theater and wondered what was happening inside? Is it a movie theater? A comedy club? The '50s-style marquee always intrigued me, but, having moved to Gilbert only a few years ago, I had not really had a chance to investigate yet.  Walking into the theater on a Saturday morning, it felt like going through…