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Breakfast Republic Encinitas

Breakfast Republic: Worth the Wait

View Larger Map Enjoying Breakfast Republic After Sleeping In Is the Best Feeling Ever “I love sleep because it’s like a time machine to breakfast.” – Author Unknown The best thing about summer is sleeping in. Breakfast is definitely my favorite meal of the day- and to be able to enjoy it in the afternoon is even better. My family and I drove up to …

Park101 Carlsbad

Park 101 is the New Kid on the Block in Carlsbad

View Larger Map Dining For Everyone in the Heart of The Village in Carlsbad “Community is not just about being together. It’s about doing life together.” -Jen Schmidt The days of mall food courts are long gone. While they provide a variety of food to feed the masses, the movement has shifted to a more modern scene. Let’s join in saying goodbye to the mass …

Del Mar Opening Day

One Big Party in San Diego – Del Mar Racetrack Opening Day Preview

View Larger Map Del Mar Opening Day: One of the Biggest Annual Parties in San Diego Del Mar Opening Day is coming Wednesday, July 19th!.  This is one of the biggest annual parties in San Diego, with people coming from Arizona, Nevada, LA, OC, and the Inland Empire.  The capacity for the track is 44,000, and track officials expect more than 40,000 race fans to …

Barrel Republic Carlsbad

Why Barrel Republic is a Craft Beer Lover’s Dream Come True

View Larger Map Receive a Wristband and Experience Barrel Republic in Carlsbad “Not all girls are made of sugar and spice and everything nice. Some girls are made of barley and hops and a pair of flip flops.” -Unknown Imagine if you could sample and pour your own perfect beer (or wine) when you go out to eat…wouldn’t that be amazing? This new trend has …

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 …

Pillbox Solana Beach

Pillbox: Grab a Great Bite in Solana Beach

View Larger Map A Retro Modern Beachside Bar & Grille That Truly Showcases the San Diego Lifestyle “I like to keep things simple. It’s really about the wine, food and the beach view. Nothing can beat that.” -Emeril Lagasse   The sun is shining, and Solana Beach is calling your name. So why is Solana Beach a great town?  If you’re looking to find some local …

Resident Brewing

Business Spotlight: Jimmy Langley Talks San Diego Real Estate, Food and Craft Beer

From Real Estate to Restaurants to Bars and More, Jimmy Langley Has a Passion for San Diego  Jimmy Langley is an expert in many different facets of real estate here in San Diego and negotiates lease and purchase contracts for local business owners. His experience with these many real estate deals has led him to a few entrepreneurial ventures, and I sit down to talk about all …

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 …

San Diego County Fair Delivers Fun & Entertainment

View Larger Map Everything You Need to Know About the San Diego County Fair Austin Powers: There are only two things in this world that scare me and one is nuclear war. Basil: What’s the other? Austin Powers: Huh? Basil: What’s the other thing that scares you? Austin Powers: Carnies. Circus folk. Nomads, you know. Smell like cabbage. Small hands. – Austin Powers:  International Man …