Sunday Polo White Party

One of the signature events at the polo fields, the White Party benefited the American Lung Association's Lung Force, a campaign to unite women against lung cancer and for lung health. BMW of Encinitas showcased a fleet of beautiful automobiles in various shades of white. Photography Chris Brake

What’s on your bucket list?

The spirit of adventure is what drives me each day to learn, discover, explore! I am thrilled to feature some amazing adventures and stories this month.

Beach Polo Cup By Polo America Presented By Porsche of San Diego

Polo America presented a Beach Polo weekend benefiting Rady Children's Hospital. The event returned the sport of Beach Polo to Hotel del Coronado, first brought to The Del in 1906 by owner John D. Spreckels. Porsche of San Diego sponsored, held a road rally daily with test drive opportunities.

The Options Lady’s Salad Seminar Series

The September installment was held at Signature Designs Kitchen & Bath. At this event, Invest in Your Home; Invest In Yourself, guests viewed before and after pictures of spectacular kitchen and bath remodels and received an update on current fashion trends courtesy of personal stylist, Jasmin Zunzunia.

Kevin Fitzpatrick Open House

The Kevin Fitzpatrick, DDS, MS family includes: Standing L-R: Dr. Kevin Fitpatrick (Dentist & Owner), Allison de Jong, RDH (Registered Dental Hygienist) and Kim Avalar, RDA (Registered Dental Assistant), Seated L-R: Dr. Lisa Fitzpatrick (Occupational Therapist & President, Founder of GeiaFit, Inc.) and Robin Musumeci, Front office Coordinator.

San Diego Coastal Chamber’s Sip + Savor

The San Diego Coastal Chamber of Commerce hosted a business expo featuring their Sip + Savor program where community businesses and organizations came together to network and enjoy a beautiful evening by the coast.

Kaminskiy Cares Cleans Up San Elijo Beach

Kaminskiy Cares headed to the beach - With over 100 volunteers strong, they led a large beach clean up effort at San Elijo Beach with “I love a Clean San Diego”.

November 2016 Around Town

Rush Cycle will be bringing its signature party on a bike to North County this fall, opening a third San Diego location in November in Encinitas. With studios in Carmel Valley and La Jolla, Rush offers a heart-pumping full body indoor cycling experience, expertly choreographed to the beat of the music. In a dark room lit by candles and accented…

Bucket List Adventure

Traverse the Best of the Southwest on a trip to the Grand Canyon, Zion National Park and Moab, UT. Climb Mt Kilimanjaro or attempt a 10 day/9 night physical, cultural, and spiritual journey taking you through the magnificent Salkantay Valley en route to the legendary ruins at Macchu Picchu.

Happy Trails

Free parking at the beach can be difficult during the summer months and weekends but there is additional paid parking at the bottom of the hill and on the other side of the rail tracks. Torrey Pines trail has been designed for your enjoyment. It is open enough that you can immerse in the beauty of nature without worrying about…

True Grit : Robyn Benincasa

Imagine you’re racing against more than 400 kayakers in the world’s longest nonstop paddling race. You endure 340 miles of water and place 4th overall, while tying for 2nd in the solo category. Impressive? Definitely. Now imagine you did all of this with a crack in your femur bone from a road bike crash two weeks earlier. Such was the…


Spent hours on your phone trying to figure out what that amazing bottle of wine was at dinner last night? Have a special perfume you’ve adored for ages but now can’t remember its name?

My Favorite Things

Shawn Evans, General Manager, Porsche of San Diego Shawn has been in the automotive industry since 1985, working for Ford, Toyota, Lexus, Acura and now Porsche. Shawn moved to San Diego a year ago “when the planets aligned!” When he is not training for a half marathon or going on extended hikes and adventures with his girlfriend Roxane, you can…

SoCal Beach Volleyball with A Mexico Flair

If you live in San Diego County or are a frequent visitor familiar with our lifestyle, you know that our beaches and ocean offer some of the most exciting ways to spend time. Along with surfing, fishing, sailing, diving, boogey boarding and awesome daily sunsets, there is wildly popular beach volleyball.

Fall in Julian

For 30 years, the Julian Pie Company has been serving delicious pies to the Julian community. Liz Smothers and her family keep the tradition of pie making alive by making fresh pies daily.

Classic Style Underfoot

Judy and Lisa Wells know floors. Whether it is bamboo flooring, cork flooring or luxury vinyl flooring, they pride themselves on staying current with flooring trends, but they also do their homework concerning how to properly install each product, so that each type of flooring performs. With over 40 years of combined experience, the ladies at Geneva Flooring are dedicated…