23 Places in East Village to Shop, Savor and Sip

Your Guide to San Diego’s Up-and-Coming Neighborhood Written By: Emily Torres East Village San Diego Just a few miles from the Pacific, nestled between Gaslamp Quarter, Barrio Logan and Golden Hill, there’s a new scene burgeoning in San Diego. San Diego’s East Village is on the rise with dozens of restaurants, boutiques, galleries and bars, offering

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11 Spots in Liberty Station to Visit Now

Life, Liberty, and Pursuit of Great Food Written By: Jennifer Lee Photographed By: Josie Gonzales Liberty Station One of my favorite places in San Diego to spend time at is Liberty Station. It is full of historical significance as well as shops, restaurants, galleries, and a public market. It’s one of the “must visit” spots I

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Succulent Cafe Opens Second Location In Carlsbad

Enchanted Instagram Hot-Spot Serves Up More Than Just Coffee Written and Photographed By: S. Alicen Reynolds Succulent Cafe Drive through Carlsbad Village, heading south down State Street, until you reach the very end —that’s where you’ll find an enchanted garden café, which doubles as a secret hiding spot for gnomes, fairies and leprechauns alike. Okay, so

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Founder of Fifty and Fifty is a Craftsman of Social Good

Javan Van Gronigen is Behind the Tech of Your Favorite Charities Written By: Matthew J. Black Photographed By: Damien Noble Andrews Fifty & Fifty Stories are all around us every day. They come from friends and family, on the radio, social media, and in the news. Every life has a story, and when we consider how

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FWSD Winner Territa Torres Talks Pleats, Style, and What’s Up Next

With a Military Background, This Designer Shows off Her Tailored Designs Written By: Ariana Velazquez Photographed By: Michael Wesley Styled By: Michelle Roman Hair By: Michael Soberanes & Karla Lopez-Martinez from Gila Rut Makeup By: Sonia Tabor Model: Andre Montano and Luz Lopez, FWSD Top Model Winners Territa Torres Designs Running in with her wardrobe rack

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Pokewan Brings Flavor and Fun to Carlsbad

Build Your Own Bowl, Chipotle Style Written By: Matthew J. Black Photographed By: Josie Gonzales  Pokewan Chef James Pyo opened a new poke restaurant in Carlsbad this year, Pokewan. He’s a fun guy  who lights up when it comes to talking shop in his kitchen. “It’s fun!” he says. He’s an accomplished chef, already running

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Chef JoJo’s Menu at the New Lionfish Will Blow You Away

America’s Finest City’s Cuisine Just Got a Little Finer Written By: S. Alicen Reynolds Photographed By: Julie Jones Lionfish San Diego, a city well-known for its wonderful weather, sandy beaches, world-famous golf courses and sensational nightlife, has become increasingly popular for its mecca of beautiful bars and exceptional restaurants. Tourists and locals alike can’t wait to

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You Voted: Here Are Your Favorite Chefs in Santa Ana

Santa Ana’s Most Creative Chefs Written By: Alana Aronson Chefs in Santa Ana Santa Ana is one of the best Orange County locales for amazing cuisine. Culturally influenced, creative, inspired, and delicious dishes—the creators of such cuisine are dedicated to their craft. We gathered several of Santa Ana’s best chefs for a Wells Fargo Sponsored poll

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You Voted: Here Are Your Favorite Chefs and Restaurateurs of Palm Desert

Your Top Five Chefs and Restaurateurs in the Desert Written By: Alana Aronson Chefs in Palm Desert We brought together several of Palm Desert’s most talented chefs for an online poll, giving you the power to pick your favorites. The four winning chefs—and one dedicated restaurateur—chosen by you, are incredibly passionate, hardworking, and have skills

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Villas at Fairmont Grand Del Mar Will Be Your New Go-To Destination

Where the Comforts of Home and Luxuries of Vacation Converge Written By: Karli Karandos Villas at Fairmont Grand Del Mar Imagine calling San Diego home. Now, imagine that home comes with a full golf club membership, access to a five-star spa, fine dining, a jacuzzi tub, full concierge service and much more. Rather than staying in

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