For some, throwing a party is easier than iPhone navigation. They point their finger and a party materializes, scrapbooked nametags and all. For others, just the thought of a party sends their blood pressure through the ceiling. It doesn’t have to be that way though, says Phoenix designer Cheryl Najafi.
Many DIY projects go off the rails because the person doing the project dives right into doing without planning. No matter what kind of DIY project you take on, whether it is a craft or a total bathroom redo, there are six essential steps to ensuring it stays on track:
Grilling season is upon us. Stores are bursting at the seams with gadgets you can purchase to use with your grill. I am definitely a gadget girl and have purchased more than my share of grilling gadgets. There are quite a few that I just cannot live without.
Urban Farm founder Greg Peterson teaches the three elements of
successful green living and gardening in the Southwest. Peterson is
a long-time Arizona gardener, a writer for “Edible Phoenix” and a
local urban farming expert.
DETAILS >> 7 p.m. Wednesday. Changing Hands Bookstore,
6428 S. McClintock Drive, Tempe. Free. (480) 730-0205 or