Out of the Kitchen

Chef Jaret Blinn’s interest in cooking started at a young age through cooking with his family and his love of Martin Yan’s cooking show. Though it started out as a hobby, Blinn found a way to make it his career. His cooking experiences span to many places, from being a chef at the Ritz-Carlton in Maui to working in San…

Holiday Wine Pairings

“Rich, full-bodied whites like Chardonnay, Viognier, Gewürztraminer and Rhône White Blends pair delightfully with many of the dishes found on the Thanksgiving table. For example, pumpkin soup or butternut squash with brown butter and sage is a delicious match for a richly textured Chardonnay. The warmer spices of autumn, like nutmeg, cinnamon and clove, are complementary to this style of…

Destination: Valley of Fire

Why take a road trip to the Valley of Fire? It’s close, inexpensive and fascinating. Less than 60 miles from the Las Vegas Strip, Valley of Fire feels like another world. So much so, it was selected for the outside Mars scenes in the movie "Total Recall" with Arnold Schwarzenegger as well as numerous other movies, TV shows and commercials.

Little Chefs

A great dessert or easy appetizer, these mini pumpkin pies will please everyone at your Thanksgiving dinner. Great to make with the family, kids will enjoy mixing the ingredients decorating the pumpkin pies.

Galleria at Sunset celebrates 21 years

The Galleria at Sunset is celebrating its 21st anniversary this year. The Galleria opened in February 1996 and prides itself on being the hub of the Henderson community. It is the city of Henderson’s only indoor mall, and, with past renovations, has turned into a desert oasis and a central gathering place for the community.

Football Season is Here! A Guide to the Ultimate Game Day Party

Football season is upon us, and with it comes the season for game day parties. There’s nothing like great food and company in front of the game on a Sunday night. It can be stressful to plan a party, but when it comes to watching the big game, you’ll just need the essentials. With the right party planning, it won’t…

Coach Rich Ryerson’s Top 5 Sports Moments

Coach Rich Ryerson has been the head coach of the UNLV's men’s soccer team since 2010 but has a long history with UNLV before his time as head coach. Playing for UNLV's men’s soccer team in 1983, ’84 and ’85, and working as the assistant coach from 2008-09, Coach Rich’s enthusiasm for the program runs deep. Passionate about building friendships…

Breakfast & Lunch are Served

Nestled in the back of a Green Valley strip mall, chef Matthew Meyer brings a unique menu to the Green Valley area. A California transplant, Meyer tried his culinary artistry in other avenues, such as a fusion taco food truck and a small café before opening his latest venture, Served, located at 1770 W. Horizon Ridge Parkway, #100.

LYFE Kitchen is Keeping Henderson Healthy

Vegan and gluten-free Henderson locals need not fear a lack of tasty options in their community. The District at Green Valley Ranch, an upscale mixed-use development adjacent to the east of Green Valley Ranch, houses a ton of great dining options for those who are seeking a guilt-free lunch, or a meal that is friendly to their food allergies or…

Mothership Coffee Roasters Creates a Space for the Community

In Green Valley’s oldest shopping center lies Mothership Coffee Roasters, a far cry from your everyday Starbucks. Mothership Coffee Roasters is just 2 years old and is owned by Juanny Romero and Josh Walter, who are also the owners of Sunrise Coffee. Juanny and Josh noticed a lack of non-chain coffee shops in the Las Vegas area, and felt that…