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Play for Pink San Diego

Charity Golf Event: Play for Pink

Event Raises $88,000 for Breast Cancer Research “Since 1996, we have raised $38.5 million for breast cancer research together – one creative event at a time.” -Play for Pink The Play for Pink golf tournament yesterday was a really exciting event with over one hundred players in attendance here in The Bridges at Rancho Santa Fe! It included nine holes of golf in a scramble …

San Diego Hot Yoga

Hot Yoga or Not

“The right way is the hard way.” -Bikram Choudhury Yoga is growing rapidly but among students, teachers, and health professionals there is an on-going debate: is hot yoga good for you or not? The reason many styles of yoga, such as Bikram, are practiced in the heat is because it is believed to benefit the practitioner’s body and mind. The added heat to the room …

Torrey Pines State Reserve

5 Reasons to Visit Torrey Pines State Reserve

View Larger Map “For once you have tasted flight, you will forever walk the Earth with your eyes turned skywards, for there you have been, and there you will always long to return.” – Leonardo da Vinci Torrey Pines State Reserve is a naturally beautiful 2,000 acre area located between La Jolla and Del Mar, California. Of the 279 units in the California State Park …

Healthy Meals in San Diego

Customizable, Healthy Meals Delivered by Nourishment SD

Last week I was searching for some delicious gluten free meals online for my friend. She has struggled finding healthy and delicious options for her family in San Diego for awhile now and I wanted to help. I found NourishmentSD.com, and I was so excited! They have several gluten free and vegetarian options, and they do all the baking/prepping! All that is left to do …

Men's Yoga Clothes

My Top 3 Yoga Events of Fall 2015

“Meditation is a way for nourishing and blossoming the divinity within you.” ― Amit Ray, Meditation: Insights and Inspirations An amazing thing about yoga is that the practice not only connects your body, mind, and spirit but is a great way to connect with your community. We are really lucky to be a hotbed for yoga here in San Diego; there are constantly opportunities being offered to grow …

The Bridges at Rancho Santa Fe

More to Love in The Bridges at Rancho Santa Fe

View Larger Map A World Class Golf Community in San Diego- The Bridges “There is nothing more serious than pleasure.” -Claude Terrail, owner and director of the restaurant Tour d’Argent in Paris Living in The Bridges at Rancho Santa Fe is spectacular. A picture is worth a thousand words, so check-out our video of The Bridges here.  There really is not a community close by that stacks up …

FeelFitWear Fitness Clothes

Comfortable and Sexy Workout Styles from FeelFitWear

Inspired by the bright colors and sassy designs of her native Brazil, FeelFitWear founder Veronica strives to instill this sense of fun and passion in her active wear line. FeelFitWear fitness clothing is not only functional, it’s also versatile. Online or in select stores, you will find fitness tank, sports bras, athletic jackets, yoga pants, workout crop pants, fitness shorts, and one–piece fitness suits that …

Zen Girl Mandy Yoga Instructor

Tips for Finding Inner Peace by Zen Girl Mandy

“Your task is not to seek for love, but merely to seek and find all the barriers within yourself that you have built.” -Rumi Zen girl Mandy is one of the most relaxing, uplifting women I have ever met! (Read more about her here.) Mandy lives in La Jolla and has been teaching yoga for the last five years. (Need private instruction? Check out her information here.) I …

pilates woman on reformer

What is Pilates, and is It for Me?

“Ideally, our muscles should obey our will. Reasonably, our will should not be dominated by the reflex actions of our muscles.” – Joseph Pilates I started practicing Pilates regularly in 2012 at BodyROK Studios in Carlsbad, CA, and have never looked back. What do I do when I love a workout? I get certified to teach it! As an instructor, I’ve found that a lot …

Dina Barela Las Vegas Fitness Instructor

15 Questions with Dina Barela: Mom and Elite Fitness Competitor

“Health is wealth.” -Often attributed to Buddha or Mahatma Gandhi Dina Barela is a single mom of two boys, certified personal trainer, certified sports nutrition specialist, life coach, fitness competitor and internationally published model. Dina says that her biggest passion is to help others in reaching their highest potential and to help them live a happier, healthier and fitter lifestyle.  Recently we were able to …