April 2018 Lifestyle Letter

Del Mar - Spring has sprung!  This month we celebrate going green and how we can grow together.  These past few years I am so grateful to have grown in this community with you - personally, professionally and on this journey together in life.  It is with mixed emotions I share with you that a new publisher will be taking…

April 2018 Around Town

Rise and Shine Restaurant Group is continuing to make San Diego’s culinary scene even brighter with the announcement of three new restaurants slated to open this year throughout San Diego. The Village in Pacific Highlands Ranch’s multi-use retail and residential complex has become a benchmark destination for residents and visitors of North County’s Carmel Valley neighborhood. Now, Rise and Shine is…

Off the Walls: Vertical Gardens

Since 2002, designer Tracy Lynn has treated her clients to a creativity, collaboration, and vision that is unmatched in the interior design industry. Her singular vision guided the interior design of her own home that first year. The result created so much buzz that she soon had more work than she could handle on her own. Tracy Lynn has spent…

Sleek & Stylish Sustainability

With the 2018 Panamera Turbo S E-Hybrid, Porsche is introducing a plug-in hybrid as the flagship of the model line for the first time and it's another compelling demonstration of the performance advantages of hybrid technology. Utilizing a boost-strategy derived from the 918 Spyder that combines a 136 hp electric motor with a 550 hp twin-turbo V8 engine capable of accelerating…

April 2018 Tech Savvy

Kilroy Realty was founded more than 70 years ago, and serves as a publicly traded real estate investment trust that develops, acquires, and manages office, mixed-use, and life science technology real estate assets on the West Coast, Seattle, WA, and San Francisco, CA. They have multiple locations in San Diego— including right here in Del Mar. But what sets them…

Pretty in Pink

On Thursday, February 8th, a fabulous group of women gathered in the hills of a Del Mar estate to see Zandra Rhodes' new collection and fashion show. Guests were greeted with champagne and raspberries, mingling around the pool and taking in the vast views. Photos by Gisele. SDOpera.com

Outdoor Oasis

This gorgeous Del Mar beauty's charm lies in its versatile use of space and luxury technology upgrades. Every bit of space is utilized and optimized for the family that lives here. From the chalkboard wall for the kids to the putting green for dad and friends and the bar seating for extended family to the cabana studio for quiet workspace,…

Eat. This. Now.

Undoubtedly, you have strolled by this little, fuzzy, brown fruit at the Farmers' Market and in the produce aisle and perhaps you picked up a few to bring home. Once peeled and sliced this sweet yet tart fruit displays the most vivid green pulp with tiny black seeds. Traditionally, Europeans referred to it as a Chinese Gooseberry, attributed to its…

Five Questions with Bettina Whiteford

Originally from Vail, Colorado, Bettina Whiteford of BW Home has an affinity for beautiful, quality furniture and antiques, attributed to her experience as a gift and home furnishings buyer for Gorsuch Ltd, a high-end store with European and Alpine influence in Vail, Colorado. She started consigning furniture serendipitously while helping her mother downsize. Whiteford found boxes of china, crystal and other valuables so…

Fashion Edit

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