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by Yasmeen Hassan

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Posted on May 5, 2013 at 10:05 AM

Updated Sunday, May 5 at 11:17 AM

Chompie's Gluten Free-Friendly Bagel Breakfast Skins Recipe
1 Chompie's Gluten Free Bagel
2 Whole Eggs
1 oz. Bacon, Crumbled
1 oz. Green Onions
3 oz. Homefries
2 oz. Shredded Cheddar Cheese

Cut bagel in half and put on plate. Set aside.  Put bacon, green onions, and homefries in skillet and saute. Add scrambled eggs and mix until golden.  Place mixture on top of open-faced bagel and top with shredded cheddar cheese.  Enjoy!

www.chompies.com
www.playworks.org/arizona


Chompie's and Playworks Team Up to Stop Bullying on Phoenix area Playgrounds
Donations from the new Chompie's kids menu sales provide funding to run this much needed program for cash strapped schools.

According to elementary school age kids, bullying occurs most often during recess. Teachers and principals explain that the transition from recess to classroom teaching time is often the most difficult and wasted time portion of each day. That's why Chompie's,  Arizona's New York Deli, through its "Chompie's Cares" program, has teamed up with the nonprofit Playworks Arizona to put an end to bullying and increase teaching time in area schools.

'Chompies and Playworks collaborated to make a new kids menu for Chompie's that helps teach kids how to solve conflicts and promote inclusion within schools and on the recess yard. Chompie's is making a donation to Playworks for every kids meal purchased from the new kids menu to help schools run much needed programs that teach kids to be inclusive and boost self-confidence.

The new interactive and educational kids menu at Chompie's offers 19 different breakfast, lunch and dinner kids meals and introduces a new gluten-free friendly section with menu items such as waffles, macaroni and cheese and flatbread cheese pizza. The regular kids meals include all-time favorites like chicken fingers, French toast and cheeseburgers, plus a selection of sliders. The new menu also includes fun interactive learning games that teach sharing, inclusion and conflict resolution.

 "This partnership with Chompie's is the first of its kind in the nation for our organization," said Chuck Warshaver, Executive Director of Playworks Arizona. "Chompie's not only is making a donation for each kids meal purchased, but they allowed us to help design the menus to include games and activities focused on our core values of inclusion. We couldn't ask for a more effective partnership to talk to kids and parents to help reduce bullying, increase teaching time and increase physical activity in our schools."

"We visited some of the schools using the Playworks program and were overwhelmed by the response from principals, teachers and students as to how successful the program is at reducing bullying and increasing teaching time for teachers thanks to fewer students being sent to the office for bad behavior and how the transition from recess to class time dramatically improved," said Neal Borenstein, owner of Chompie's. "We sought to create a new kids menu that encompassed the core values that Playworks teaches on the recess yard, and based on early responses from our guests we know we succeeded."

To view the menu and activities online click here.


Center for Dermatology
14275 N. 87th St. Ste. 110
Scottsdale, AZ 85260
480.905.8485
www.azskindoc.com

Did you know that one in five Americans will develop some form of skin cancer in their lifetime? The month of May is Melanoma Awareness Month and Scottsdale-based Center for Dermatology is teaming up with the American Academy of Dermatology to paint the nation orange for skin cancer awareness on Monday, May 6 - Melanoma Monday®. Center for Dermatology will host a free skin cancer screening at their offices in North Scottsdale.

Skin cancer affects nearly 20% of Americans, and more than 1 million new cases are diagnosed each year. Of these cases, more than 76,000 are melanoma, a cancer that claims nearly 11,000 lives each year. Numbers like that make a world without skin cancer seem to be an impossible goal. But it is in our reach. Skin cancer is highly treatable when caught early. The five-year survival rate for people whose melanoma is detected and treated before it spreads to the lymph nodes is 98 percent. Yet, sadly, one American dies from melanoma, the deadliest form of skin cancer, almost every hour.

"If skin cancer is detected early, it can be cured," said Dr. Gary McCracken, a board-certified dermatologist with Center for Dermatology. "We offer this free service to our community so that patients have the opportunity to come to our board-certified dermatologists and get their skin evaluated. It's important that people living in Arizona get their skin checked regularly because of how much sun exposure we receive in our state," he said.

Melanoma Monday Free Skin Cancer Screening Information

WHO: Center for Dermatology

WHAT: Free Skin Cancer Screening

DATE: Monday, May 6, 2013

TIME: 8:00am - 2:00pm

LOCATION: 14275 N. 87th Street #110, Scottsdale AZ 85260


El Palacio Restaurant & Cantina of Chandler - Cinco de Mayo Celebration
·    $1.99 Mexican Draft Beers all day
·    Godfather Burrito Eating Challenge at 4 p.m. First person to finish the burrito will win $75 cash and a trophy. There is a $10 fee to enter the competition and anyone that arrives by 3:45 p.m. may participate.
·    FREE Mexican Flag cooking class at 5 p.m.
·    El Palacio's award winning hot and mild salsa is only $3.99 per pint

Business Name:        El Palacio Restaurant & Cantina of Chandler
Address/Location:     2950 E Germann Rd, Chandler, AZ
            (San Tan 202 & Gilbert Road)
Phone Number:      480-802-5770   
Website:         www.epchandler.com
Facebook:      www.facebook.com/elpalaciochandler

About El Palacio Restaurant & Cantina of Chandler
Open since 2009, El Palacio Restaurant & Cantina of Chandler offers authentic handmade Mexican cuisine, award winning flavors and family friendly hospitality. With robust flavor and quality ingredients, El Palacio has won many awards for their salsa, guacamole, tacos and booth décor at numerous Arizona food festivals.

Most recently, El Palacio stole the show placing in 12 categories at the 2012 Arizona Taco Festival. El Palacio took home 1st place in Beef Taco, Anything Goes Taco, Salsa, Guacamole and the Reserve Grand Champion title. They also placed in the Pork Taco, Chicken Taco and Seafood Taco categories. At the 2011 Arizona Taco Festival, El Palacio's salsa and guacamole took home 1st place awards.

El Palacio is open Monday-Friday, 10:30 a.m. - 9 p.m., Saturday-Sunday, 10 a.m. - 10 p.m. and is located at 2950 E. Germann Road, Chandler, AZ 85249. Visit www.epchandler.com http://www.epchandler.com for a complete menu, catering services and to sign up for special offers. Also, "like" El Palacio on Facebook at www.facebook.com/elpalaciochandler <http://www.facebook.com/elpalaciochandler. For additional information, call 480-802-5770.


2013 Honda CrossTour 4WD EXLN V6

Mechanical Features
3.5 L V6 SOHC 24 Valve making 275 HP
6 Speed Auto Trans w/ Paddles & Real Time 4WD
4 Wheel Power Disc Brakes w/ABS
Electric Power Assist Rack & Pinion Steering
Double Wishbone Front Suspension  & Multilink Rear Suspension
18" Alloy Wheels
 
Exterior Features
One Touch Power Moonroof w/Tilt
Auto Headlanps w/Fog Lights
Expanded View Drivers Mirror and Camera in Right Side Mirror
 
Interior Features
Leather Trimmed Seats and Tilt/Telescpoic Smart Steering Wheel
Honda Navigation System w/Voice recognition
350 Watt 7 Speaker AM/FM/CD/SAT/HD & Pandora Interface Stereo
Dual Zone Climate Control
Heated 10 Way Adj Driver Seat w/2 Memory & 4 Way Adjustable Pass. Seat
Power Windows & Door Locks
 
Safety Features
Full Honda Front,Side,Side Curtain Airbags w/Rollover Sensor
Forward Collision Warning
Lane Departure Warning
Tire Pressure Monitor
Daytime Running Lights
 
19 City MPG     28 Highway MPG              Real World 22.6 MPG
 
MSRP $37,090.00             As Tested $37,920.00

Revive Spa at JW Marriott Desert Ridge Resort
5350 E. Marriott Drive, Phoenix
480-293-3700 jwrevivespa.com

Revive Spa of JW Marriott Desert Ridge Resort in Phoenix is celebrating Cinco de Mayo all month long with two special treatments including a Margarita Pedicure and a Margarita Salt Scrub. The festive body treatment uses pure salts from the Great Salt Lake to exfoliate dried skin cells and revitalize the body. The decadence continues with a lightly scented Margarita Whipped Body Crème made with grapeseed oil, which is known to be ultra-rich in anti-oxidants and nutrients for leaving the skin protected, silky smooth and looking good throughout May. The Margarita Salt Scrub is a 50-minute treatment and a special for all of May for just $99 at Review Spa.

The Margarita Pedicure starts with an exfoliation of the feet and lower legs using natural sea salts from the Great Salt Lake to leave you soft and silky smooth. Then, relax while a Shea Butter Masque penetrates the skin for the ultimate hydration. Finally, the grapeseed oil in our custom blended Margarita Whipped Body Crème works to nourish and protect your feet, leaving you ready for the perfect polish for a fiesta! This special pedicure is 55-minutes for just $55.

Review Spa is a two-level, 28,000-square foot spa with 41 treatment rooms featuring private balconies and a large relaxation room. Visit jwrevivespa.com http://www.jwrevivespa.com or call 480-293-3700 to make an appointment


Z’Tejas Southwestern Grill

5 Valley locations (just opened a NEW location at 16th Street/Bethany Home Road)
For more information, menus, locations and hours visit www.ZTejas.com. Follow Z’Tejas on Facebook at www.facebook.com/ztejas or on Twitter @ztejas. 

Ballet Folklorico Quetzalli-AZ
3016 N. Dobson Rd., Suite 16, Chandler, AZ 85224
(SW corner of Elliot and Dobson)
480-326-2722   
quetzalli-az.com

Pepper Melon Margarita
1/2 ounce simple syrup
1/2 ounce Monin Watermelon
3/4 ounce Triple Sec
1 1/4 ounce 1800 Silver
3/4 ounce Lime Juice
1/4 cup watermelon
2 slices jalapeño

Muddle jalapeño, watermelon and simple syrup.  Add rest of ingredients. Shake well and then strain.

Garnish with watermelon slice and jalapeño

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