(Photo Credit: San Diego’s Little Italy Ferragosto Facebook)
Feathers and sequins, fedoras and pinstripes all came out to play last Saturday for Ferragosto, an extravagant event put on by Little Italy Association as a rendition of the Italian holiday “Feriae Augsti.”
Amici Park was transformed into a 1920’s scene resembling New York, Chicago […]
The week is almost over and our cheat sheet is here to help plan for a fun weekend ahead! See you around San Diego.
Saturday, June 8 – Thursday, July 4
(Photo credit: San Diego County Fair)
San Diego County Fair
Easily one of the biggest summer events of the city, the San […]
I needed a re-boot, so I called my favorite get away spa, the Godmother of all destination spas, Rancho, as she’s fondly known to us followers. This was to be my 5th trip to Rancho La Puerta, a spa in Tecate, Baja, Mexico and a short ride from the San Diego airport. I could […]
May fifth. Written in English, it appears as vanilla as any other date on the calendar. But translate it into the Spanish language, and the phrase immediately conjures up images of bottomless baskets of tortilla chips, unlimited bowls of creamy guacamole, pitchers of refreshing margaritas, authentic Mariachi music, and of course, droves of people […]
Does it feel like light years since you’ve had a night out? Head to the place where you are sure to see the hottest bodies in the universe. Multiple times a month the San Diego Astronomy Association (SDAA) hosts Star Parties across San Diego County.
You can’t beat the atmosphere, with telescopes aimed at […]
Summer is just around the corner and like most San Diegans, I plan on taking advantage of the gorgeous Southern California weather that we are blessed with. The outdoor activity options are endless; numerous parks, beaches, and ocean-front cafes are just waiting to be explored. However, if you’re looking to avoid the crowds, a […]
Perhaps you’ve noticed a vibrant patchwork of reds, yellows, oranges, pinks, and purples out of the corner of your eye while driving along Interstate 5 near Carlsbad; a cheery break from the neutral tones of the commercial buildings that surround its beauty. No it’s not a mirage, it’s simply The Flower Fields of Carlsbad, […]
Thirteen days. That is the number of remaining days standing between me and and an extra hour of daylight each evening. Not that I’m counting or anything…Yes on Sunday, March 11th at 2:00 a.m., (in honor of Daylight Saving Time) we will all “Spring Forward” and turn those clocks ahead one hour. Though that […]
Photo Credit: Hayley Jackson-Weber
San Diego – known for its beautiful beaches, picturesque hiking trails, and pine-scented mountain getaways. Wait, mountain getaways? That’s right! Located less than 60 miles from downtown San Diego lies Mount Laguna, a mountain haven that makes you feel like you’re a million miles from the city. In reality, […]
It’s funny what adulthood does to you. Such as giving you a mortgage, an insurance card, and a cable bill.
Adulthood also seems to shift your preferences with regards to the contents you hope to find within your Christmas stocking come December 25th. Candy, Polly Pocket accessories and gift cards to Sanrio (home to […]