Restaurants & Bars
Pita Jungle gets a food truck!
Pita Jungle has been a staple in the valley for many years, and this year they are branching out! With their 24th location opening this month, the launch of their very own wine brand, Jungle Wine, and their newest and most exciting venture, a food truck! Pita Jungle is committed to bringing you exciting new recipes and foods while keeping the classic favorites on the menu! Check them out here: PitaJungle.com @pitajungle
Best cookies in Phoenix, Arizona! Crumbl Cookies!
These two sisters who both own Crumbl Cookie Franchises share with us what makes Crumble Cookies better than any other cookies around! We talk about the classic chocolate chip cookie recipe and some of their most unusual weekly specials. Owner Meredith also tells us about their Valentines Day boxes and how and where to order! Check them out at Crumblcookie.com @Crumblcookie
Sonoran Desert Olive Oil
Sonoran Desert Olive Oil is here for all your olive oil and vinegar needs! But oils and vinegars aren't the only things they do, they have so many tasty treats, snacks and gifts! You can also sign up for an olive oil tasting, they follow all the guidelines to help keep you and your party safe while you taste olive oils. If you aren't close to their original location on High Street, they have also opened a new location on the east side in Gilbert! Check them out here: SonoranDesertOliveOilCompany.com @SonoranDesertOliveOilCo
Holiday Cocktail Tour of Phoenix, AZ! We find the best holiday drinks in the valley of the sun!
Join host of Phx Finds, Lexy Romano, as she visits some of the most popular bars and restaurants in Down Town Phoenix, Arizona to check out what they are doing for the holiday season! Drink-wise that is! In this episode we visit: 0:00 Hulas Modern Tikki Bar- Son of a Nutcracker 2:18 The Grey Hen RX (inside Century Grand)- The Gripes Egg 5:01 Blue Hound Kitchen and Bar- Holiday Old Fashion 7:15 Floor 13 Rooftop Bar, Miracle at Floor 13- Christmas-politan Bonus Episode! 10:01 Greenwood Brewing- Pecan Porter and Autumn Ale For more info about Phx Finds visit: PhxFinds.org @Phx_Finds
Fresh and Delicious Italian Food in Scottsdale, AZ! S&V Urban Italian is all about the family vibe!
Have you ever wondered where is the best place to get delicious Italian food in Scottsdale, AZ? Well look no further! With delicious traditional dishes like Pizzas and Pastas, and new and fresh ideas like a smoked salmon tower or a beet salad, this food is sure to delight any palate! And S&V is known for more than just their delicious food, the guests who come in and the owners and waitstaff are all more like family than acquaintances. This place has the "everybody knows your name vibe," and we are loving it! Come in during the day for lunch specials, or any day of the week for happy hour! Chin Chin and Cheers! PhxFinds.org Sandvurbanitalian.com
Phx Finds & Eat Drink AZ: Hash Kitchen Bloody Mary Bar
This week, Phx Finds host Lexy Romano teams up with Melissa Anaya at Eat Drink AZ to check out the biggest Bloody Mary bar on the West Coast! These Bloody Mary's have everything from infused vodka to meatball garnishes to entice any palate! This Bloody Mary bar is right here in AZ, at Hash Kitchen. Check it out! PhxFinds.org @Phx_Finds
Events & Experiences
Annies Flower Truck- Local flower pop-up in Phoenix Arizona!
Ever heard of a flower pop-up...? We now have one here in Phoenix, AZ! Ann Barker, owner and CEO of Annies Flower Truck started the truck during covid out of her vintage 1964 VW truck! The truck always had different options of gorgeous wildflowers for you to choose from and they "pop-up" around the valley at all kinds of different events and locations! Check them out here: AnniesFlowerTruck.com
Brandts Home Interiors: Showroom Walk Through!
Check out this episode of Phx Finds, where we walk through the locally owned interiors showroom, Brandts Interiors. This local biz has been around the valley for decades, and remains family and woman owned! This spot is THE place to go for any kind of home fabrics you may need. They are also a Hunter-Douglas gallery and have the best options for your blinds and shades needs! Their second concept, Brands Home Decor, a carefully curated collection of home decor items, can be shopped online or instore at the showroom. Check them out at www.BrandtsInteriors.com www.BrandtsHomeDecor.com Follow Phx Finds @Phx_Finds www.PhxFinds.org
Co-Work Co-Play space! Canteen Arcadia is open in midtown Phoenix!
Need a spot to come meet friends, get delicious food and drinks and maybe get some work done...? Then Canteen Arcadia is the place for you! Right in the heart of Arcadia in Phoenix, AZ, Canteen has coffee, drinks, food, zoom room and high speed internet for you to do all the work you need to get done while networking and enjoying yourself. There are monthly memberships for those who need a more private space to work and even a place to get your mail! The best thing about memberships are that your monthly fee is credited back to you at the bar... So basically it's like you didn't spend anything at all! Check them out on their website and Instagram: www.CanteenArcadia.com @Canteen_Arcadia PhxFinds.org @Phx_Finds
Mavrix in Scottsdale, AZ has bowling, laser tag, and a Chef Driven scratch kitchen and bar!
What are your plans this weekend? If you didn't know yet, you know now! Go check out the new entertainment experience at Mavrix in Scottsdale, AZ. You can bowl on one of their VIP spark lanes, do laser tag and the arcade, hang out on the patio to watch football on the jumbotron screen, or just hang in the "trophy room" and get some delicious chef driven food and cocktails! Mavrix is right off the 101 in Scottsdale and is the perfect hangout for kids and adults alike. Be sure to check out their website Mavrix.com and their enstagram @mavrixaz PhxFinds.org @Phx_Finds
Stewardship Pro- the financial company who wants to love your through your finances!
Grant Botma and the whole team at Stewardship Pro want to advise you with love and understanding when it comes to finances. They know that finances are a tough subject for most people, and their warm, inviting office helps your feel at ease when working with them. They have delicious provision coffee on tap, and the welcome you receive when you walk into the office makes you feel right at home. I highly recommend working with Grant and his team at Stewardship, because I have worked with them myself! My husband and I used them to help advise us on insurance, and they didn't charge us a dime! This company is truly one-of-a-kind here in the valley, and I can't say enough great things about them! Give them a like and a follow @Stewardship.pro and check out their website https://stewardship.pro/ Enjoy! @Phx_Finds www.PhxFinds.org
Pumpkin Patch at Mother Nature's Farm in East Phoenix AZ!
Fall is finally here, and you should be too! Come down to Mother Nature's Farm on the east side of town to check out their annual Pumpkin Patch! Farmer Wade is always around to say hello or give you some awesome facts about the farm. To learn more about them, check out this episode! The pumpkin patch runs until Nov 1st and is open 9am-9pm, everyday! A petting zoo is also available and a a hay ride around the property! Everyone who attends receives a free pumpkin! Don't forget your mask and your smile! http://mothernaturesfarm.com/pumpkinpatch PhxFinds.org
Health & Beauty
Shanti Sound- Sound Healing to raise vibrations and heal mind and body right here in Scottsdale, AZ
Ever wondered what sound healing is...? Meet Cary Ballou from Shanti Sound- the local Scottsdale sound healing extraordinaire! Cary has many years of training and brings the best healing instruments to her practice. Check her out on Mindbody at Shanti Sound Or on social media @Cary_Ballou_ShantiSound
Get sculpted at Body UC in Gilbert, AZ!
No need for a gym when you have got Body UC experts ready to shape and sculpt any problem areas! They can help eliminate cellulite, fat and even create muscle tone! Be sure to watch to the very end for a special offer for Phx Finds viewers! Learn more and book an appointment: Body-UC.com @InfoBodyUC
Dr. Burt Webb of Vitality MD's in Scottsdale, is helping all the ladies get their groove back!
Dr. Webb shares with us a little about his practice, why he got into Obstetrics and the procedures he offers. We specifically cover the Femilift and the incredible healing properties of this procedure for women of all ages and those women who have had children. Learn more about Dr. Webb here: VitalityMDs.com @DrBurtWebbGYN
Mood Botanics: the facial oil that uses chromotherapy to enhance your mood as well as your skin!
This woman and locally owned skincare line has all the things you need; vitamins to elevate your skin, delicious smells, and chromotherapy to enhance your mood! Check them out and order online at: MoodBotanics.com @MoodBotanics
Regenerate IV Therapy
Feeling a little down...? Worried about staying healthy during a pandemic..? Then check out Regenerate IV, the mobile IV Therapy company that brings the vitamins to you! Getting IV Therapy is the newest health wave and the best thing about it is that Regenerate will bring the IV to you! Set up shop in your home, business or at your local fitness center and relax as Regenerate brings everything you need to enjoy your IV session. It takes about 45 minutes for the IV to completely finish and by the end, you feel re-charged and ready to go! Check them out at: RegenerateIV.com @RegenerateIV
Get the skin you've always wanted with Arizona Facial Plastics! Memberships for all budgets!
Get the glowing, youthful skin you have always wanted with Arizona Facial Plastics! We chat with co-founder Felicia, about what makes AZ Facial Plastics special and how buying facials on Groupon is NOT the way to go! With memberships for every budget and their own cruelty-free skincare line, AZ Facial Plastics can get your skin looking better than it ever has before! Check them out at www.ArizonaFacialPlastics.com or on Instagram @ArizonaFacialPlastics PhxFinds.org @Phx_Finds
CertiStar the online software for those with food allergies and those who serve them!
Are you one of the 32 million Americans who suffers from food allergies? If so, you need CertiStar! Check out this interview with Lexy from Phx Finds and Shandee, the creator of CertiStar as they discuss what makes CertiStar special and why it can help you order at a restaurant and keep you safe! PhxFinds.org Certistar.com
Get your teeth worked on Virtually? Digital & Virtual Dentistry with Dr Matthew Harmon on Phx Finds
Dr Matthew Harmon chats with us about what digital and what virtual dentistry is and how he can help you get a perfect smile! Check out the link below to set up a virtual appt and get 15% off! PhxFinds.org https://app.smilevirtual.com/dr-matthew-harmon/sign-up
Fresh Taste Meal Prep- How this meal prep company evolved out of feeding first responders in Phx, AZ
Fresh Taste Meal Prep is a unique and special meal prep company in Phoenix, AZ. The team behind concepts such as Aioli Burger and Modern Tortilla brings you this new meal prep company that focuses on healthy options for the whole family. Fresh Taste Meal Prep evolved out of these special companies feeding first responders in their town of Phoenix. You can find out more about them here: FreshTasteMealPrep.com
5 Ways to Support Local Businesses During a Pandemic
During this difficult time we are all searching for ways to support our small business community. I have reached out to several small businesses to see what they need fro us in this time and complied a list of 5 Things we can do to rally around them! Please take a minute to watch, like and share if you care about local AZ businesses and our community! #supportlocal #coronavirus #pandemic
Phoenix Finds Episode 6: The Joy Bus Diner
Join Lexy as she checks out the Joy Bus Diner in North Phoenix! This diner has top notch food and an even better mission! Joybus owner, Jennifer, is a Food Network Chopped Champion, and on this episode of Phoenix Finds we try her favorite dish, The Ruben! Dont miss it!
Umom New Day Center aims to end homelessness in Maricopa County!
Daniel Davis chats about what Umom New Day Centers is doing to help combat the threat of homelessness for families, and individuals alike here in the valley. We chat about how YOU can help out and get involved from your own home! Check out the newest 5-Minute Finds! Phx Finds: www.PhxFinds.org Umom New Day Centers: www.Umom.org
UCP of Central AZ talks about what they do to help those in need!
This episode we chat with Karla from UCP of Central AZ as she tells us all about what they do to help those in need. Everything from in-home care, to community and help with families getting time together, UCP is all about helping those in need be independent! We also have the pleasure of chatting with Charles and Charlie Duffy, a real-life UCP family! Charlie has Cerebral Palsy, but with the help of UCP and her own hard work she plays softball and has a blast on the field! Check it out! This episode is sponsored by Dr Matthew Harmon of The Village Dental Center! Sign up for a virtual consultation by gong to https://app.smilevirtual.com/Dr-Matthew-Harmon/sign-up or check out their website at TheVillageDentalCenter.com! PhxFinds.org @Phx_Finds
InspireHer Now founder Erica Cardenas chats about self-worth and T-shirts!
On this 5-Minute Find, Erica Cardenas tells us about her line of T-shirts and tote bags which she calls, "apparel with a purpose." These shirts and bags have inspirations quotes, words and sayings on them to remind the wearer of their intrinsic value. Erica also shares some of her story and how almost taking her own life and then having an unexpected pregnancy at a young age helped her realize her true value and purpose for her life. You can purchase apparel from InspireHer Now at their website www.InspireHerNow.com Follow and subscribe for more 5-Minute Finds! www.PhxFinds.org