The 29th Annual Palm Springs International Film Festival: That's a Wrap!

Fabulous, darlings, fabulous! If you attended the 29th Annual Palm Springs International Film Festival then you know exactly what I mean. I always enjoy the screenings and soirees, the buzz of film folks and fans adding even more sparkle to an already busy high season, but this year brought an especially fine crop of films and parties. Now, of course, one does not live on films alone…particularly in Palm Springs.

So in addition to film festival-ing, I also stayed busy hiking, dining with friends, shopping, exploring, and spending some gorgeous time relaxing around pools, Jacuzzis, hammocks, and fire pits (as one does […]

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Destination PSP to Open Official Palm Springs International Film Festival “Festival Store”

Palm Springs merchandising and marketing company Destination PSP is launching a pop up Festival Store featuring merchandise related to the Palm Springs International Film Festival. The Festival store (located at the Regal Cinema Courtyard Plaza in Palm Springs at 789 E. Tahquitz Canyon Way), along with Destination PSP’s flagship store, and Destination PSP at the Riviera will be the only locations to purchase official Palm Springs International Film Festival Store merchandise, including the annual Festival Program. It will be open every day from December 19 through January 15 (except Christmas and New Year’s Day). December hours will be 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. and January hours will be 9 a.m. – […]

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PalmSprings.com Spotlight Feature: An Interview with Mary T. Roche Community Leadership Award-Winner, Madeline Redstone

Madeline Redstone served as the Managing Director of Bear Stearns & Co. before retiring into a life of giving back. She currently serves on the Board for the Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation, the Nashoba Brooks School, the Palm Springs Museum, the Women’s Division of the Jewish Federation and the Palm Springs Film Festival.  She is also a member of the Children’s Trust of the Boston Children’s Medical Center.

She will be honored with the “Mary T. Roche Community Leadership Award” on Friday, January 29, 2016 at The Women Leaders Forum (WLF) of the Coachella Valley’s 4th Annual “Women Who Rule” Fundraiser […]

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Palm Springs: A Perfect Girlfriends’ Getaway

The stunning San Jacintos in Palm Springs

My friend Kristie and I had a weekend to spare. Our boyfriends both had their adorable children that weekend (ah, the joys of dating forty-somethings!), and we thought it might be nice to take the opportunity to have a little rest and relaxation getaway, just the two of us. So, knowing how much I adore my time in Palm Springs, Kristie suggested we make a weekend out of it. Perfect, I said. Let’s go!

We had an easy drive out, stopping for a little retail therapy along the way at the Desert Hills Premium […]

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