Amanda Henry

Amanda Henry

Amanda Henry is a real estate agent with Berkshire Hathaway Home Services, photographer, web designer, mom, and freelance blogger living the luxury and active lifestyle in San Diego.

Pacific Highlands Ranch Pool

Secret Button at the West Highlands Pacific Children’s Pool

View Larger Map Recreation Center For Residents Offers Clubhouse, Multi-Purpose Room and Pool/Spa Pacific Highlands Ranch is an area of Carmel Valley that is growing and flourishing. (Read all about PHR here!) Owning a home in this part of Carmel Valley is a dream come true for many homeowners here, and comes with some really great advantages like a village just 2 minutes away with …

Meadowood Carmel Valley

Sixteen New Homes Coming Soon to Carmel Valley

View Larger Map Pacific Highlands Ranch Adds Another Collection of 16 Single Family Homes Carmel Valley is a growing area of San Diego, with new construction being a pretty popular occurrence. In the past few years there have been hundreds of homes and a new village of restaurants and shops that have been built just within a few minutes from my home off of Carmel …

Pacific Highlands Ranch Community Park

Pacific Highlands Ranch Community Park Coming Soon

View Larger Map Parkour and a Bike Pump Track Coming to Pacific Highlands Ranch Pacific Highlands Ranch plans to expand yet again with a large 13-acre park coming in 2018! This community park was designed with the entire community in mind, from children to teens, bikers to dog lovers and everyone in between. “The park is designed to facilitate community gathering, encourage social interaction, and …

San Diego County Fair 4-H

Raising a Steer for the San Diego County Fair: Interview with 4-H Member Grace Parker

View Larger Map What Raising an Animal Through 4-H is Truly Like, and How You Can Get Involved “We make a living by what we get. But we make a life by what we give.” -Winston Churchill The San Diego County Fair has so much to offer, (Here are our top 9 favorite things to do while you’re there!) but for kids in a 4-H …

Carlsbad Gateway Center

Carlsbad Gateway Center Attracts Flourishing Businesses

View Larger Map Bringing Local Businesses Together in a Place They Can Expand and Flourish “Make an empty space in any corner of your mind, and creativity will instantly fill it.” -Dee Hock Tucked away on a popular road in Carlsbad sits the Carlsbad Gateway Center, a privately owned center that is home to a collection of fantastic businesses open to the public. I sat down …

Love to Live Spa Del Mar

Discover the Secret to Healthy & Young-Looking Skin

View Larger Map Luxury Skincare, Eyelash and Eyebrow Services Provided by Experts in Del Mar “Live every moment, laugh every day, love beyond words.” -Anonymous I stopped into Love to Live Spa the other day on my way to the beach to talk with co-owner Ashley about the services they provide. I was immediately impressed with the bright friendly space, Kombucha from Kombucha Culture on tap, …

Geoff Goldstein Golf San Diego

Geoff Goldstein of GoldsteinGolf.com Unveils Trackman 4

View Larger Map Helping Business Professionals in San Diego Play Their Best Round of Golf Using Trackman Technology “As a Former Touring Professional, I know how challenging golf can be playing for a living.  I am happy to offer my clients a coaching experience that will lead to more self-confidence, improved Golf IQ, lowering anxiety on the course and providing many ways to get the …

Elfin Forest Hiking San Diego

HELP San Diego! Best Place to Hike From Elfin Forest Recreational Reserve?

View Larger Map San Diegans Providing the Best Advice on Discovering San Diego I went to meet a few friends to hike yesterday, and I realized once I parked that I had NO CLUE which paths to take, or how to hike around Elfin Forest Recreational Reserve. I turned to social media and asked for help! I was so excited to receive this response from …

Hiking Potato Chip Rock

San Diego Lifestyle Hikes to Potato Chip Rock

View Larger Map Hike Up Mt. Woodson for Your Instagram Photo on Potato Chip Rock “Thousands of tired, nerve-shaken, over-civilized people are beginning to find out that going to the mountains is going home; that wildness is a necessity.” -John Muir Overall: Distance: 9 Miles Steepness: VERY Popularity: VERY Path Mapping: Pretty well, only one confusing spot for us What to Bring: Water, more water, …

San Diego Fair 2016

Top 9 Things To Do at the San Diego County Fair

View Larger Map Exhibits, Shows, Concerts, Rides and More at the San Diego County Fair “Amusement to an observing mind is study.”  -Benjamin Disaeli The San Diego County Fair officially begins June 2nd and this year the theme is “Where the West is Fun.” There will be decorations everywhere, and fun to be had almost every single day for the whole month it is open. Make sure to …