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    Top Picks: What to See in San Diego

    If you’re a lover of the beach, then you might be planning a trip to Californian coast purely for the benefit of enjoying the sun, sea, and surf. After all, California is home to some of the...

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  • Top Getaway Locations This Summer
    Top Getaway Locations this Summer

    If you are planning your next vacation, you might be wondering what there is to see and do at your destination. Doing your research is key to getting the most out of your trip, after all, there...

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  • Lady Ridley-Tree – A Gracious Lady Lends Her Support

    By Bonnie Carroll— Ridley-Tree Cancer Center ‘In the Community, For the Community, By the Community’ Over the years I have gone to the Cancer Center on Pueblo Street to cover stories on the exhibition of the artworks...

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  • Light at The Lighthouse In San Pedro, CA

    By Norine Rae— September 3rd, 2016 was the 12th Annual Music Festival in San Pedro, California. The Lighthouse of San Pedro was bustling with families, enjoying the festivities and I was blessed to participate. Not only did...

    • Posted 2 years ago
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  • “ALL ABOARD!” – Returning to My Mother’s Roots
    All Aboard to Petaluma – Returning to My Mother’s Roots

    By Norine Rae – As we are about to celebrate Mother’s Day, I am so grateful for the gift of my mom and I would like to share about a wonderful road trip I made to Petaluma, California with my amazing...

    • Posted 3 years ago
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  • Trattoria Mollie Where Dreams Come True

    By Bonnie Carroll− It took me awhile to get to this highly publicized dining spot in Montecito, California and I’m sure it is because Mollie had been given so much attention by Oprah Winfrey, who had become...

    • Posted 4 years ago
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  • Santa Barbara to San Francisco by Train

    By Bonnie Carroll– Sensational scenery with City Adventures and Pleasurable Plates   I recently took the Amtrak Coast Starlight train from Santa Barbara to San Jose where I transferred to a CalTrain for Palo Alto to meet...

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  • Himalayan Salt: A Recipe for Good Health

    By Bonnie Carroll – Owners Pamela McCaskey and her partner Kelly Egan have created a surreal visual Salt Cave environment comprised completely of Himalayan salt where guests are surrounded from ceiling to floor by the beautiful and...

    • Posted 4 years ago
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    Chaminade Resort – Step into Old California above Santa Cruz

    By J. Kat Loren − The coastal fog parts shortly after I turn off highway 101 and drive up the hillside towards Chaminade Resort through a  forest of cypress and eucalyptus. Its scent invades my car and...

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