Amanda Henry

Amanda Henry

Amanda Henry is a real estate agent with Berkshire Hathaway Home Services, photographer, web designer, mom, and freelance blogger living the luxury and active lifestyle in San Diego.

West Elm Solana Beach

Cedros Design District Welcomes West Elm

I sat down with Dru Ortega from West Elm to talk about the brand new store opening here in the Cedros Design District. Customers will leave this Solana Beach store with “good vibes only!” thanks to large mural behind the cash wrap designed by Andy Davis, a local artist. Watch our full interview to learn more about what West Elm has to offer: West Elm …

Rancho Santa Fe Living Tara Mackey San Diego Lifestyle

I Almost Died Before Going Organic

Overcoming So Much, Tara Mackey Now Lives an Organic Lifestyle “Nature has a medicine cabinet, you just have to open it.” -Unknown Tara Mackey is an incredibly inspiring woman who, after being on many different prescription drugs for many years, decided to quit taking them all, and begin looking for natural alternatives instead. She has since learned about so many wonderful natural products, herbs and …

Pure Barre Del Mar

Pure Barre Del Mar Isn’t Quite What You’d Expect

View Larger Map Pure Barre Del Mar is a Barre studio that offers different classes throughout the week for those looking for a bit different workout then they are normally used to! If you’re a San Diego resident and you’ve never tried a Barre class before, make sure to stop by Pure Barre Del Mar and chat with the staff! They will give you a …

Pacific Highlands Ranch Pool

Secret Button at the West Highlands Pacific Children’s Pool

View Larger Map Recreation Center For Residents Offers Clubhouse, Multi-Purpose Room and Pool/Spa Pacific Highlands Ranch is an area of Carmel Valley that is growing and flourishing. (Read all about PHR here!) Owning a home in this part of Carmel Valley is a dream come true for many homeowners here, and comes with some really great advantages like a village just 2 minutes away with …

Meadowood Carmel Valley

Sixteen New Homes Coming Soon to Carmel Valley

View Larger Map Pacific Highlands Ranch Adds Another Collection of 16 Single Family Homes Carmel Valley is a growing area of San Diego, with new construction being a pretty popular occurrence. In the past few years there have been hundreds of homes and a new village of restaurants and shops that have been built just within a few minutes from my home off of Carmel …

Pacific Highlands Ranch Community Park

Pacific Highlands Ranch Community Park Coming Soon

View Larger Map Parkour and a Bike Pump Track Coming to Pacific Highlands Ranch Pacific Highlands Ranch plans to expand yet again with a large 13-acre park coming in 2018! This community park was designed with the entire community in mind, from children to teens, bikers to dog lovers and everyone in between. “The park is designed to facilitate community gathering, encourage social interaction, and …

San Diego County Fair 4-H

Raising a Steer for the San Diego County Fair: Interview with 4-H Member Grace Parker

View Larger Map What Raising an Animal Through 4-H is Truly Like, and How You Can Get Involved “We make a living by what we get. But we make a life by what we give.” -Winston Churchill The San Diego County Fair has so much to offer, (Here are our top 9 favorite things to do while you’re there!) but for kids in a 4-H …

Carlsbad Gateway Center

Carlsbad Gateway Center Attracts Flourishing Businesses

View Larger Map Bringing Local Businesses Together in a Place They Can Expand and Flourish “Make an empty space in any corner of your mind, and creativity will instantly fill it.” -Dee Hock Tucked away on a popular road in Carlsbad sits the Carlsbad Gateway Center, a privately owned center that is home to a collection of fantastic businesses open to the public. I sat down …

Love to Live Spa Del Mar

Discover the Secret to Healthy & Young-Looking Skin

View Larger Map Luxury Skincare, Eyelash and Eyebrow Services Provided by Experts in Del Mar “Live every moment, laugh every day, love beyond words.” -Anonymous I stopped into Love to Live Spa the other day on my way to the beach to talk with co-owner Ashley about the services they provide. I was immediately impressed with the bright friendly space, Kombucha from Kombucha Culture on tap, …