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El Agave Mexican food

Mexican Food with a Twist at El Agave

View Larger Map From Salad to Tacos to Dessert and Tequila, El Agave Puts a Fun Twist on Mexican Food in San Diego “Mexican food is far more varied than people think. It changes like dialects.” -Gael García Bernal Let me start off by saying that I’m not afraid to refer to myself as a Mexican food snob, but can you honestly blame me? I …

San Diego Nighttime Zoo

Visit the Nighttime Zoo and Join the Centennial Summer Celebrations

View Larger Map The San Diego Nighttime Zoo Offers a Larger Variety of Excitement, Activities and Fun for the Whole Family “Until one has loved an animal a part of one’s soul remains unawakened.” -Anatole France Whether you live in here or are visiting – the San Diego Zoo is an attraction that everyone needs to experience at least once. It is absolutely mandatory! With …

Canine Companions

Canine Companions: Providing Exceptional Dogs for Exceptional People

View Larger Map Southwest Region of Canine Companions Trains and Matches Service Dogs with Those With a Physical Disability “There is a plan and a purpose, a value to every life, no matter what its location, age, gender or disability.” -Sharron Angle I have always had a soft spot in my heart for dogs. I grew up with a Border Collie who was so smart …

Birthday Party Ideas For Kids in San Diego

Six Birthday Party Ideas for Kids in San Diego (Tips From an Eight Year Old)

View Larger Map Finding the Perfect Birthday Party Ideas for Kids in San Diego Can Be Tricky “At her birthday, my seven-year-old daughter will say that she wants these big cakes and certain expensive toys as presents, and I can’t say no to her. It would just break my heart. But when I was little, for birthdays we just played outside and we were happy …

movies in San Diego

For Movies in San Diego VIP-Style, Check Out the Atom Tickets App

View Larger Map Atom Tickets is Providing a VIP Experience to the Movies in San Diego and Soon Nationwide “A good film is when the price of the dinner, the theatre admission and the babysitter were worth it.” -Alfred Hitchcock The Atom Tickets app is a social mobile ticketing application that allows movie goers to purchase movie tickets in advance, and include friends in the …

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 has officially begun and this year the theme is “Mad About the Fair.” There are Alice in Wonderland decorations everywhere, and fun to be had almost every single day for the next month. Make sure to …

Legoland Water Park

Legoland Water Park is a Blast

View Larger Map Legoland Water Park Offers Tons of Excitement for Kids in San Diego “Summer means happy times and good sunshine. It means going to the beach, going to Disneyland, having fun.” – Brian Wilson When one moves to southern California there are just so many things to start checking off the list. LegoLand wasn’t a huge priority for us the first year. But after …

Cabo San Lucas Mexico

Cool Things to do in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico

Cool Things to do in Cabo San Lucas For Spring Break This spring break me and my family decided to go out of the Country and visit Cabo instead of staying home. It ended up being a great idea too because as it was 85 degrees in Cabo it was raining down in San Diego. It was my first time getting my passport stamped and …

Filippis Pizza Grotto

Filippi’s Pizza Grotto Has Delicious Deep Dish Pizza

“Pizza makes me think that anything is possible.” -Henry Rollins Pregnancy cravings are the real deal and when they hit it’s like the ONLY thing that consumes your mind until you taste whatever deliciousness you’re so intensely desiring. For me I don’t have too many weird ones like the peanut butter and pickle sandwiches or dirt from the garden. I have heard some women have these, …

staying fit while pregnant

4 Tips for Staying Fit While Pregnant

“Pregnancy does not limit lung function, and both pregnancy and exercise improve the ability of body tissues to take up and utilize oxygen.”  -James F. Clapp III, Exercising Through Your Pregnancy That glorious moment you pee on a stick and it confirms your suspicions… YOU’RE PREGNANT! An incredible parade of thoughts begin to flood your mind – and a slight bit of “holy crap” moments …