About Us

Local Tucson Scene is a collaboration between Krissy Taylor and Carrie Bui, two young professionals working and enjoying life in the Old Pueblo. For more information about the site, send us an e-mail. You can also stay connected by liking us on Facebook and following us on Twitter.

About Krissy Taylor

Born and raised in Tucson, Krissy Taylor is a fashionista who says she likes to try   to be spontaneous from day-to-day, but is also a homebody. She loves Tucson because “it’s home,” and is the place where she likes to have fun with her friends, family, and her husband, Brandon. Krissy’s a graduate of Ironwood Ridge High and The University of Arizona, loves traveling, and is often caught planning for her next trip (sometimes before the current trip is over!) Krissy’s favorite designers include Vince, Tory Burch, and Anna Beck jewelry, and her next trip is either Europe or back to Hawaii! For more on Krissy, follow her on Twitter, @krissy_m!

About Carrie Bui

While Carrie Bui is not technically a “T-Loc,” she’s been a resident of Tucson long enough to be an honorary local. Having moved here 11 years ago from New Jersey, Tucson is now her home, and she says she knows Tucson better than the East Coast. U of A showed her the true spirit and culture of Tucson, and it was while attending college there that she started calling Tucson “home.” When she describes the city, she describes one that is proud of its heritage and protective of its culture and people. Beyond the culture, she’s also a food lover. You will find her most often trying to enjoy what she calls the best French fry in town, Pastiche’s Corn-Crusted Waffle Fries (when they’re on the menu). And, she’s got a thing for trying on funny hats in antique stores. Want to know more, follow Carrie on Twitter at @carrie_bui!

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6 thoughts on “About Us”

  1. Krissy and Carrie,

    You need to come and check out our store: Alfonso Gourmet Olive Oil & Balsamics. We are located in St.Philip’s Plaza. Our store has Fresh Extra virgin Olive Oils from around the world and aged balsamic vinegars from Modena Italy, and Fused and infused flavored olive Oils. All our products are available for tasting and when you make your selection we bottle the product right from the Fusti tanks you tasted from! come check us out. Mon-sat 10-6 Sun 9-3
    Tom

    • Hi Tom,

      Thanks for your comment! I (Carrie) read about your store in the Tucson Weekly, and have been meaning to check it out. Krissy and I will send you an e-mail and we can set something up. Thanks for reading!

  2. I think you guys should have a “pet friendly” section! Pet friendly shopping, dining, etc. For many (myself included, obviously), pets are family! They need a section, too!

  3. Nice site! What about a sports section?!?

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