City Weekly’s Best of Utah

My good friend Raphael's shop has earned a Best of Utah (City Weekly) award again this year: STICKING IT TO THE MAN Free Speech Zone Ask most in Sugar House about Joe Hill, and you’re likely to get a blank stare. Never mind that the American labor hero was executed around the corner at what … Continue reading City Weekly’s Best of Utah


Sugarhouse, continued

 I have been posting about the demise of Sugarhouse's Granite Block.  Today's Deseret news continues reporting about this saga in its post, Redevelopment worries Sugar House:  Residents ask City Council to save area's eclectic feelCouncilman Sorensen is an advocate for saving the businesses and look and feel of that block, I'm not sure how that … Continue reading Sugarhouse, continued

This Holiday: Buy Local, Be Creative

Just a reminder to be creative when doing your holiday shopping. Before you buy the latest toy or clothing item, consider alternatives. Visit my gift giving page at Café à la Green: Gift Ideas. Just yesterday I ordered three beaded necklaces from my friend who does really beautiful work with genuine stones and gems. She … Continue reading This Holiday: Buy Local, Be Creative