Tagged with San Diego

Instilling Pride: Raising money for LGBTQ Youth

Instilling Pride: Raising money for LGBTQ Youth

The busiest tourist period of the year happens during San Diego’s Pride weekend, a series of days that celebrate freedom, love and equality among San Diego’s Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender communities. Usually, I just walk in the parade and enjoy seeing friends and loved ones spend a few days feeling a sense of freedom … Continue reading

San Diego Beer Week is Upon Us

San Diego Beer Week is Upon Us

For ten days every year one of the world’s top beer destinations rolls out the red carpet to locals and visitors alike for San Diego Beer Week.  While laying claim to over 115 professional brew houses in the county is impressive, the number of breweries isn’t the most important thing to note. And although San … Continue reading

Romesco: The Plascencia touch

Romesco: The Plascencia touch

No disrespect to King Midas, but for people who like food, spending time savoring the work of Chef Javier Plascencia is an opportunity to really experience a golden touch. Let me tell you about our time at Romesco Mexiterranen Bistro.

Welcome to San Diego!

Welcome to San Diego!

    Dear Happy Visitors, Welcome to San Diego!  I originally wrote this when my wife and I were hosting guests through Airbnb.  Although we aren’t doing it any more, the tips below should be pretty helpful – especially if you are staying in the North Park/South Park area (or like good food and great … Continue reading

The giving series (vol. II) – Nora Vargas

The giving series (vol. II) – Nora Vargas

This is the second installment in a series I started about inspirational people in our communities.  Read volume one about philanthropist and women and girls advocate Linda Katz here.  My hope is that through these stories we will all see ways that might inspire us to help.  For volume two, I chose a woman who … Continue reading