Summer

Even though it’s been a busy season for me at work, summer manages to live on without me. I’ve still been blessed with a few bits of the season these last few weeks. Here’s a peek… Above: birthday flowers from dear friends. Farmer’s market finds (Little Italy’s is the best in San Diego). The perfect […]

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In Full Bloom: The Jacaranda

This time of year, I am always astonished by the Jacaranda trees that explode into full bloom all around the city. And since it just might be my most favorite tree in the world, it makes me so happy that it happens to be the official tree of San Diego. Here are a few photos […]

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Out-of-Towners

I love playing hostess to people from out of town; not only do you get to spend time with people you love who you don’t see often, but it’s such a refreshing way to fall in love with your city all over again. Last week my lovely parents came for a visit – here’s a […]

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Hello Monday

The weekend just evaporated, wouldn’t you agree? To start off a new week, here are a few pics of things that have brought me joy lately. Above: Trader Joe’s Cocoa truffles. Have you tried these? They are the perfect little treat. A cozy striped throw from Target (you can never have too many cozy things […]

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I’m New Here.

My husband joined the Navy seven months ago. Formerly a beach lifeguard in San Diego and 29 years old, it was a dramatic shift for him, and definitely for our lifestyle. The military is a brand new world to me. The acronyms, the bureaucracy, and the lifestyle in general have been somewhat intimidating… But there […]

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