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In Our Own Backyard

Strawberry Serenade
4 years ago

Strawberry Serenade

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Sweet Fun in the Sun

Strawberry season is here! This beloved red fruit is a favorite among San Diegans, served on plates and in recipes new and old. But for …
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Blooms Abound at  The Flower Fields at Carlsbad
4 years ago

Blooms Abound at The Flower Fields at Carlsbad

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Springtime Wonderland

Did you know that ranunculus is Latin for “little frog”? You can “leap” into the new spring by visiting the largest collection of ranunculus flowers in San Diego: …
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To The Museum!
4 years ago

To The Museum!

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Unleash Your Inner Explorer

This February is the 25th Annual Museum Month in San Diego. This year will feature top exhibits, such as The San Diego Natural History Museum’s “Real …
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Free Flight
5 years ago

Free Flight

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Free Flight Brings a Taste of the Exotic to Del Mar

 

Looking for a unique, local and feathery experience? Best bets are that you’ll find it at Free Flight, …
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WHAT A BOWL  Lake Hodges Bowls Club is Revived and Thriving
5 years ago

WHAT A BOWL Lake Hodges Bowls Club is Revived and Thriving

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There’s some fierce competition brewing at the Lake Hodges Bowls Club, but you may not have noticed.

Club President, Georgie Deno described: “As we embarked on our effort to revive …
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Here’s Adventure! Here’s Romance! Here’s the Robin Hood of the Wild West!
5 years ago

Here’s Adventure! Here’s Romance! Here’s the Robin Hood of the Wild West!

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Here’s Adventure!

As a child, Leopoldo Antonio Carillo traveled frequently from his home in Santa Monica to visit the rancho that belonged to his Tio (Uncle) Machado. The warm and …
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Explore All That Batiquitos Lagoon Ecological Reserve Has to Offer
5 years ago

Explore All That Batiquitos Lagoon Ecological Reserve Has to Offer

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“The Batiquitos Lagoon Ecological Reserve is a North San Diego County treasure! We encourage families to visit the Lagoon and to join us in preserving, protecting and enhancing it for …
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Wake Up All Your Senses with Winter in San Diego
5 years ago

Wake Up All Your Senses with Winter in San Diego

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San Diego doesn’t offer its residents the typical winter experience.  When you can play golf, have the top down on your convertible, and even sunbathe in January, the usual winter …
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Five Great Places to Find Snow this Season
5 years ago

Five Great Places to Find Snow this Season

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1. Some local parks host their own snow days where they manufacture snow for sledding and snow play.  Check yours, or swing by Hilltop Park Recreation Center’s Winter Wonderland …
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Camping Done the Easy Way
6 years ago

Camping Done the Easy Way

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There’s nothing like the great outdoors and camping is one way to take it all in, plus it’s hugely exciting for kids. Camping brings a change of pace, fresh air, …
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