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Andaz Hotel San Diego

Andaz Hotel San Diego for Fun and Relaxation

View Larger Map RoofTop600 at Andaz Hotel San Diego Opens Pop-Up Beer Garden “I was homeless and I was in San Diego and I started singing in a local coffee shop and people started coming to hear me sing.” -Jewel The Andaz Hotel San Diego is a boutique-style hotel in the Gaslamp Quarter of Downtown San Diego. The hotel has 159 rooms with 17 suites. …

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Baking St. Louis Style Gooey Butter Cake

My Daughter Shea and I Baked a St. Louis Style Gooey Butter Cake Today! “I hope that my daughter grows up empowered and doesn’t define herself by the way she looks but by qualities that make her a intelligent, strong and responsible woman.” – Isaiah Mustafa As some of you may or may not know, I grew-up in St. Louis, MO. St. Louis is also known …

Eating Clean in San Diego

What is Eating Clean and Why Should I Do It?

“To keep the body in good health is a duty… otherwise we shall not be able to keep our mind strong and clear.” –Buddha As we approach the New Year, eating healthier is on a lot of our minds as we strive to make 2016 even better than the year before. Lately, more Americans are rejecting the notion that they need to “diet” to lose …

Rancho Valencia San Diego

Rancho Valencia- Pony Room and Veladora

View Larger Map A fun atmosphere with delicious food at Rancho Valencia! “There is only one difference between a long life and a good dinner: that, in the dinner, the sweets come last.” –Robert Louis Stevenson My fiancé and I had a date night last week at Rancho Valencia, a luxury resort and spa. It is an enchanting place, hidden in Rancho Santa Fe, only …

San Diego New Years Eve

New Years Eve in San Diego

View Larger Map The Best Parties and Events on New Years Eve in San Diego (even for kids!) “And now we welcome the new year. Full of things that have never been.”  -Rainer Maria Rilke “I believe that if life gives you lemons, you should make lemonade… And try to find somebody whose life has given them vodka, and have a party.” -Ron White Wondering …

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Where to Stay and Where to Play in La Jolla

View Larger Map  “I find clothes so constricting!” – Raquel Welch, Actress and Famous Former La Jolla Resident I’ve been fortunate enough to stay at some of the most wonderful hotels in La Jolla. I’ve stayed in two or three prior to moving to San Diego, and a few others while attending conferences, business meetings, and “stay-cations” after moving to San Diego. Many of the …

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USC Football Games are Amazingly Fun Events

Tailgating at USC Football Games is Almost as Much Fun as the Game Itself “Fight On and win for ol’ SC, Fight On to victory. Fight On!” – USC Official Fight Song I recently took my two teenage kids and my fiancée, Amanda to a USC football game versus the University of Arizona. My eldest daughter, Ella, who is now 16 and driving, is a …