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Miramar National Cemetery

Remembering Those We Have Lost This Memorial Day Weekend at Miramar National Cemetery

The tears began to roll down my cheek as I placed the last flower that my son and I had brought over, on the grave. Twelve inches away from the tombstone, with the flower facing right and the stem facing left. I took one step back, gave a salute, and read the name out loud, “Faustino H. Ramos.” It hit me hard. These were real …

Gun Range Shooting

Active Shooter! Aegis Academy Explains What To Do

 What to do in an Active Shooter Situation Amanda Henry of the San Diego Lifestyle Interviews Eric T.  I had an opportunity to talk with Eric from Aegis Academy about what to do in an active shooter situation. Watch the full video and read our conversation below:  Full Conversation: Amanda:   There is the devastating situation that happened overnight in Las Vegas. I wanted to ask you …

Michael Bosstick Dear Media

Business & Pleasure in San Diego: Exclusive Interview with Michael Bosstick

I had the opportunity of sitting down to talk to Michael Bosstick, founder of Dear Media, (and husband to Lauryn with theskinnyconfidential.com) about all things fashion, marketing and business! Watch this video to learn how he has built a media company from the ground up and what his plans are for the near future! Questions I asked Michael: -How do you choose what you wear, …

Chance Davis Naked and Afraid

Naked and Afraid Survivor Chance Davis Tells All: Surviving 40 Days in the Jungle, Military Life, & What’s to Come!

Lately, my family and I have been binge watching this show called Naked and Afraid on the Discovery Channel. If you haven’t seen it, they put a man and woman (usually) out in some remote part of the world. They have no food or water. They take them out there for 21 days to see if they can survive. Usually, these people are somewhat of …

San Diego Lifestyle Giveaway

San Diego Lifestyle’s Top 300 (Insta-LOVE!)

Over the past few years we have been writing and blogging about all of our favorite San Diego people and places. We now have finally come to our 300th blog story, and for this special story, I wanted to do something exciting. I wanted to introduce you to (or remind you of) my absolute favorite 300 people and places here in San Diego! I have …

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3 Ideas for Organizing Your Bedroom Closet

Have you ever gotten home from a long Opening Day at the Del Mar Racetrack, or an afternoon shopping at Flower Hill Promenade, taken your things up to your closet, and thought, “I have way too many clothes!”?! Maybe you don’t really have too many clothes. Maybe they are just unorganized. At one point in time or another, everybody’s closet turns into a cluttered nightmare …

TheSDLifestyle.com Wins Top 50 San Diego Blogs and Websites on the Web

When I moved to San Diego back in 2014, I had NO idea this city was so incredible. (I know..my favorite word. *rolling eyes*) But, seriously. San Diego is freaking amazing and every day I learn something new! I remember googling “things to do in San Diego” before visiting the first time, only to find Sea World, Legoland, and the Sea Lions at La Jolla …