Monday, April 21, 2014

Schmidt's Farm and Greenhouse

By Aimee from The Elephant of Surprise 



Are you loving the spring weather, or what?! Nothing gets me excited like seeing spring blooms, and pretty blossoms on the trees. It's a wonderful season. If you are looking to beautify your flower beds, or plant some things for a fall harvest, you MUST check out Schmidt's Farm and Greenhouse in West Jordan. This greenhouse is brand new and beautiful. This is only their second spring open, and it is such a fun place.



Although the greenhouse is new, this is a family-run business, and has been since 1910! I love picking out flowers, but I love it even more at Schmidt's because it is such a fun experience. One of the best things they have going on are FREE gardening classes. These classes are taught by certified Master Gardeners, and cover topics like raised bed gardening, container gardening, raising vegetables, and more. Check out their website here for the full schedule, their address, and more great info!


9120 South Redwood Road
West Jordan, Utah 
(801) 566-5735


Wednesday, April 9, 2014

Easter Egg Hunts in Salt Lake



With Easter around the corner we thought we would share some of the Easter egg hunts with you.
Some are traditional, some are for teens, some are in water and some are non-food egg hunts. We think they all sound fun!

Hippity Hoppity Egg Hunt
Hogle Zoo
April 19th 10:00-2:00
More information here.

Utah Food Allergy Easter Egg Hunt
Southwood Park in Murray
April 19th 9:30 am
More information here

Teen Easter Egg Hunt
Cottonwood Heights
April 18th 7:00- 9:00 pm
Included free pizza and ice skating
More information here

Children's Easter Egg Hunt
Butler Park, Cottonwood Heights Utah
April 19th 10:00 am
Includes face painting, the Easter Bunny and balloon artist
More information here

Easter Egg Splash
The Park Center Leisure Pool in Murray
April 12th starting at 9:30 am
 More information here

East Egg Hunt and Candy Scramble
South Jordan City Park
April 19th
More information here

Monday, April 7, 2014

Free Easter Printables!

Graphics by Jacqueline T Miller 


With Easter right around the corner we thought we would share our free Easter printables with you again. They double as a fun activity for your kids and for your Easter party. There are place mats, drink labels, stickers and tags. You can use them as straw toppers, cupcake toppers, tags for your baskets and more.












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Friday, April 4, 2014

Tres Hombres Giveaway!


To kick off the weekend we have a delicious giveaway for you! We are giving away a $25 Tres Hombres gift certificate!


We love Tres Hombres for their hearty portions, delicious salsa, fresh ingredients and of course their tasty food!  Read more about Tres Hombres here.


This giveaway is closed. The winner is Shanette D!
To enter the giveaway fill out the form below.
Giveaway ends at midnight Thursday, April 10th.


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Friday, March 21, 2014

The Ultimate Chocolate Festival



The Ultimate Chocolate Festival 
at
March 22nd and 23rd
10:00 am- 5:00 pm


What: Ultimate Chocolate Festival 

When: Saturday, March 22-March 23 10 am-5 pm

Where: Natural History of Utah

How: All ages welcome. Festival included with the cost of regular museum admission. Adults $11, Seniors- youths (ages 13-24) $9, and children (3-12) $8









The Ultimate Chocolate Festival is all things chocolate, from drinks and specialty dishes to the museum’s world-class exhibit that graphically tells the interesting history of this wonderful treat!

Tuesday, March 18, 2014

Tres Hombres Mexican Grill and Cantina

We recently stopped by Tres Hombres Mexican Grill and Cantina and wanted to tell you about their tasty food!


Tres Hombres has been serving delicious Mexican food along the Wasatch Front since the early 1980's. Their authentic dishes are made with fresh, local ingredients.


Freshly made tortilla chips of course are a must, paired with Tres Hombres' guacamole and salsa.


We give the enchiladas two thumbs up, they are filling and delicious! Of course the tacos are pretty amazing too. Why not try both and order a combination plate?


Tres Hombres also has many options of burritos, salads, enchiladas, tacos and so much more! We think you should go often to try out all their yummy mexican food.


Make sure to order a frozen fruit drinks. We loved the strawberry daiquiri and the frozen jungle juice!



Tres Hombres also have gluten-free, vegetarian and vegan options.


Be sure and text "Hombres" to 53535 to get special deals!

3298 South Highland Drive
Salt Lake City, Utah 84106
(801) 466-0054

Monday -Thursday 11am to 9pm
Friday - Saturday 11am to 10pm
Sunday Noon to 8pm


Monday, March 17, 2014

I Heart Salt Lake on Instagram!


Have you heard the news? We are finally on Instagram
Hope you will come follow us!  


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