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Amanda Marie Cascadden

Volunteering in San Diego

  When I moved to North County San Diego a year ago, I was unsure that there would be many places to pour my passion for life, chances to get to know people in the community, and times to be involved with what is going on. A lot of volunteer businesses have a hard time inviting new volunteers to help, or do not have strategies …

Dog Beach Del Mar

Del Mar Dog Beach is an Amazing Place for Your Furry Friend

View Larger Map “A dog reflects the family life. Whoever saw a frisky dog in a gloomy family, or a sad dog in a happy one? Snarling people have snarling dogs, dangerous people have dangerous ones.” ― Arthur Conan Doyle, The Case-Book of Sherlock Holmes Del Mar Dog Beach, Ca. is one of the most fun, entertaining places to go in San Diego…even if you don’t have …

Independence Day

Memorial Day in San Diego

“A hero is someone who has given his or her life to something bigger than oneself.” -Joseph Campbell Happy Memorial Day in San Diego to you from my fiancé & I, our children and Labradoodles! “On this Memorial Day, we honor the sacrifices of prior generations. We honor the sacrifices of the men and women next door who have served or continue to serve our …

The Rolling Stones Come to San Diego – Concert Preview

The Rolling Stones Come to San Diego! View Larger Map “…and then me and Mick are going to wing on over to London and jam with the Stones…”  – Sean Penn’s character, Jeff Spicoli, in the movie “Fast Times at Ridgemont High” The Rolling Stones are coming to San Diego this Sunday, May 24, 2015 and are playing at Petco Park.  Since my buddy Jeff is a …

Rain Delay at a Padres Game!?

View Larger Map What Happened When There Was a Rain Delay at the Padres Game? “I swing big with everything I’ve got.  I hit big or I miss big.  I like to live as big as I can.” – Babe Ruth As if we didn’t need further evidence of global climate change, we went to the Padres game last night, May 14th, 2015, and the …

Windansea Beach La Jolla

Fun Things to Do in Coronado, CA

View Larger Map The Best Things to do in Coronado, California “The country itself is the best I have ever seen for producing all the products of Spain… But what I am sure of is that there is not any gold nor any other metal in all that country.”  -Francisco Vasquez de Coronado, 1510-1554, Spanish Explorer, Description of America.  [He had it half right.] I …