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Opening Day Del Mar

Opening Day at Del Mar Racetrack Did Not Disappoint

Opening Day at Del Mar Racetrack Did Not Disappoint View Larger Map “I can make a General in five minutes but a good horse is hard to replace.” – Abraham Lincoln It was a wonderful Opening Day at the Del Mar Thoroughbred Club.  The “people watching” was spectacular and the horse races were terrific.  I didn’t see him/her, but Caitlyn Jenner (AKA Bruce Jenner) was …

Summer Activities for Teenagers

Summer Activities for Teenagers in San Diego

“Summer: Hair gets lighter. Skin gets darker. Water gets warmer. Drinks get colder. Music gets louder. Nights get longer. Life gets better.” -Unknown Is it just another warm, sunny, perfect day in San Diego? You feel like you’ve done everything? Hopefully this list of fun activities will give you some new ideas for the day, help you to plan fun family activities, and get you …

Isabelle Briens French Pastry Cafe

Isabelle Brien’s French Crepe & Pastry Cafe

Isabelle Brien’s French Pastry Cafe Serves Delicious Pastries, Breakfast, and Lunch View Larger Map “I will let you go, Ricky. But first, I want you to say…”I… love… crepes.” -Jean Girard in the movie Talladega Nights One of my favorite cafes in Encinitas, California is Isabelle Brien’s French Pastry Cafe. After first moving to San Diego, I was walking around the plaza of shops that includes Ralphs, …

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Which Wich Review: A Great Sandwich Shop Doing Something Special for Veterans

Why Which Wich is One of Our Favorite Sandwich Shops View Larger Map “I draw hundreds and hundreds of pictures of sort of gnarly looking men, so I don’t know what that tells you. People who look like… they’re waiting for a sandwich that’s never going to come. I don’t know what’s wrong with me.” – Dylan Moran I know many people have their favorite …

Beaming Juice Cleanse

View Larger Map The Beaming Juice Cleanse is a Great Way to Detox “I’d love to hear the details about your juice cleanse while I eat my burger.” -Anonymous My fiancé and I were driving home from yoga class a couple weeks ago when he asked me to look up the phone number to a place called Beaming and call to get a five-day cleanse. I …

Best Burger Places in San Diego

View Larger Map 10 of Our Favorite Burger Places in San Diego “Hamburgers. The cornerstone of any nutritious breakfast.”  – Jules Winnfield (Samuel L. Jackson) in Pulp Fiction (Watch the clip here!) I’m from St. Louis, Missouri.  The Heartland.  Middle America.  The Midwest.  Gateway to the West.  Enough said. This is my first article for Namaste Luxury, our new online magazine. I am not an …

Six Aspects of the Best Mexican Food

View Larger Map Six Aspects of the Best Mexican Food in San Diego “My doctor told me I had to stop throwing intimate dinners for four unless there are three other people.” – Orson Welles Living in California for a couple decades, I have eaten some of the best Mexican food on the planet.  One of the things about most Mexican restaurants is that you get …