Archive for Palm Springs

22nd Annual Palm Springs International Film Festival Opens on January 6th

Dec 28, 2010 by Lisa Newton

Although the only excuse you need to go to Palm Springs is to just sit back and relax for a weekend–as if you ever needed another–try this one:
22nd Annual Palm Springs International Film Festival
With almost [...]

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Driving a 2011 GMC Terrain to La Quinta Resort & Spa

Dec 03, 2010 by Lisa Newton

Over the last few months, I’ve been able to test drive several new GMC vehicles.
During my recent trip to the La Quinta Resort & Spa in Palm Desert, I test drove a GMC Terrain. [...]

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The Festival of Lights Parade is this Weekend in Palm Springs

Dec 01, 2010 by Lisa Newton

It’s been pretty cold in the LA area this past week, getting down into the 40s pretty regularly.
But, while LA is only reaching into the 60s during the day, Palm Springs is in the [...]

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Making Rain in Palm Springs

Nov 24, 2010 by Lisa Newton

When you think of Palm Springs, one word that doesn’t come to mind is rain.
Having only about 14 days of rain per year, if it rains while you happen to visit it would be [...]

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Wind Power is Beautiful

Nov 17, 2010

In case you didn’t know it, I’m fascinated with alternative energy. Not just because of its “greenness,” which is substantial, but also for its looks and industrial motifs.
Many people think rows and [...]

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La Quinta Resort & Spa – a Welcoming Oasis in the Desert

Nov 15, 2010

A few weeks ago, I was able to spend some quality time at a well known and famous resort in the Palm Desert region known as La Quinta–which is just south of Palm Springs.
And where [...]

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The 2011 Chevrolet Malibu

Nov 04, 2010

Yesterday, I wrote about our stay at POSH Palm Springs, the fantastic get-away boutique bed and breakfast, at this iconic great city in the Southland.
What I didn’t mention yet is how I got there. [...]

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Posh Palm Springs Welcomes You with Open Arms

Nov 03, 2010

About a week ago, I mentioned that I recently went to Palm Springs. After passing by the San Gorgonio Pass Wind Farm, I headed into town. Being my first visit, I was really looking forward [...]

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San Gorgonio Pass Wind Farm in Palm Springs

Oct 26, 2010

A couple of weeks ago I was extremely happy and fortunate to spend some “down time” in Palm Springs–more specifically, the gorgeous Palm Desert suburb of the same. As a long time fan of [...]

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