Blog by Tomi (Tomyal Emptage)

Maricopa County Tax Statements

February 26th, 2013
Maricopa County Tax Statements are Being Mailed 
and
Many Will See Increases 

Most metro Phoenix homeowners will see the first increase in their property’s assessed value since 2007 when they receive their annual statement from the Maricopa County Assessor’s

Office.Statements will be mailed to Maricopa County residents over the next two weeks, with the first group expected to receive their sta ...

32 Shea Wine or Coffee

February 19th, 2013
32 SheaShea 32 At The Top of Shea

I know, I'm only posting food ideas for the past couple of days.  It's a good thing to have great places to eat.  

Shea 32 is locally owned and located on the Northwest corner of Shea and 32nd St. This little building offers foodies a lot.  

*Coffee to Wine and Beer
*Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
*Pet Friendly Patio
*Drive Thru
*Great Happy Hour
*Mountain Views and Local ...

Carmel's Breakfast House

February 18th, 2013

Carmel's


Carmel's Breakfast House
Good Morning Coffee and Food


One of the best croissant sandwiches I've had.  Don't forget to add the cheese.
The coffee is wonderful too.  
Back garden patio to enjoy these beautiful Arizona days.
 Great cozy place to stop at on your way into work, 
 for a relaxing weekend breakfast or lunch.

You can see their hours and offers here on their website:

http://carmelsbreakfast. ...

Arizona Weekend Ideas Feb. 15-17

February 14th, 2013
Arizona Night
What to do this weekend Febuary 15-17, 2013

The weather is gorgeous outside.  Get out and enjoy it. This time of year in Arizona there are so many wonderful things to do.

If you're coming up blank here are some ideas:

Great for adults:

*  Scottsdale Waterfront Fine Art & Wine Festival Feb. 15-17
call 480.515.1500.

*  
Red Barrat Playing at Scottsdale Center for the Performing Arts Feb. 15.

Des ...

Phoenix Real Estate Market On The Rise!

February 6th, 2013
Elevator

Greater Phoenix Real Estate Market on the Rise

The market here in Phoenix is going Up, Up, Up!  According to The Wilcox Report the home prices in Greater Phoenix have steadily gone up since just after August 2011 (see page 18).  If you are wanting to live in Phoenix or you currently live in Phoenix and are wanting to make a move I encourage you to consider doing it now. Is the market pro ...

Tommy V's Urban Kitchen & Bar

February 4th, 2013
If you know me you know I love good food!  Tommy V's

Tommy V's has a wonderful relaxing atmosphere, a large bar in the middle of the dinning rooms. Yes, two dining areas.  Which lends to plenty of dining space for large parties.  I like the one closest
the bar because, that is where the
three piece jazz band plays. 
Live music huge bonus for this restaurant.  

The menu is very well appointed with versitl ...