Trip of a Lifetime

 Article Natalie Neece  Del Mar student, Caden,11 known as a big ball of energy, made his wish to the Make-A-Wish Foundation for a trip of a lifetime, New Zealand! He and his family went to New Zealand in February 2018 and he got to do everything on his bucket list. Here are his Top Five favorite things about his trip.…

Back-to-School Fashion

 Article Natalie Neece | Photography Ashley Perry  Summer is coming to end, which means the kids are heading back to school. For Del Mar, the summer weather is all year round so shopping for back to school is a breeze. Del Mar Lifestyle collaborated with local boutique Sweet Pea to style some back-to-school outfits.  Sweet Pea has been a Del…

Making a Hullaballoo in Del Mar

 Article Natalie Neece *  “The truth about kids’ music is that whenever a child is listening, a grownup is almost always there listening with them. We want to make it fun for the whole family, so we write and perform with that in mind,” says Del Mar musician Steve Denyes, of the band Hullaballoo.  Steve has been playing music for…

Baby Steps

 Article Natalie Neece  “I love that I am a part of expanding the joy in their lives. It is what makes me smile and get out of bed every day.”  Dr. Wendy Shelly was in her obstetrics and gynecology residency when she realized that working with fertility patients suited her.

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 Article Alex Newton | Photography Ashley Perry  To say that being a doctor comes naturally might seem like a slight to the years of schooling and practical learning that precedes a successful career in medicine. But it’s fair to say that the human side of treating patients is definitely organic for local pediatrician Dr. Angelo Del Re.  “I think that…

All about the Kiddos

When you think of family, what comes to mind? Maybe it’s the people you share your mornings with: the husband or wife who makes you breakfast, the toddler who wakes you up before sunrise or the drooling pup in the kitchen just itching for a full dish of food. Maybe it’s the people you share … Continued

August 2018 Around Town

Camp Del Mar at Del Mar Thoroughbred Club Offered during every race during the summer season, Camp Del Mar has mini golf, crafts, activities, lunch and snacks for kids ages 5-12 while their parents are at the races. While the kids play take advantage of the Del Mar summer concert series after the races. DMTC.com Salt & … Continued

Helen Woodward Animal Center’s 30th Annual Spring Fling

Held at the Fairbanks Village Plaza in Rancho Santa Fe, the Helen Woodward Animal Center’s 30th Annual Spring Fling Gala treated guests to a “Moonlight Masquerade” and the money raised was downright dreamy. All donations supported the pets and the programs at Helen Woodward Animal Center. AnimalCenter.org

Play the Part

What You Need to Create Unique Play Areas Perfect for Your Kiddos’ Unique Interests Nicolette Martin What do you want to be when you grow up? It’s a question we were all asked as kids—one that was so innocently answered with whatever our obsession of the week was. Maybe today your child wants to be … Continued