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In Our Own Backyard

Strawberry Serenade
4 years ago

Strawberry Serenade

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Sweet Fun in the Sun

Strawberry season is here! This beloved red fruit is a favorite among San Diegans, served on plates and in recipes new and old. But for …
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Camping Made Easy
4 years ago

Camping Made Easy

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There’s nothing like the great outdoors and camping is one way to take it all in. Camping brings a change of pace, fresh air, and the chance to wake up …
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PANCHO’S PERFECT RETREAT
5 years ago

PANCHO’S PERFECT RETREAT

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[heading]by KELLEY GUSICH photo by Soul of Photography[/heading]

 

Here’s Adventure!

As a child, Leopoldo Antonio Carillo traveled frequently from his home in Santa Monica to visit the rancho that …
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See Nature’s Full Palette of Colors in Anza Borrego
5 years ago

See Nature’s Full Palette of Colors in Anza Borrego

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[heading]by:  WYNNE LOVE[/heading]Move over Julie Andrews. If you’ve ever yearned to twirl in the middle of a lush field of wildflowers, now may be your chance. The Anza Borrego desert, …
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Five Great Places to Find Snow this Season
6 years ago

Five Great Places to Find Snow this Season

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[heading] by WYNNE LOVE [/heading]

1. Some local parks host their own snow days where they manufacture snow for sledding and snow play.  Check yours, or swing by Hilltop Park …
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Get the Flavor of Fall: Apple Picking in Julian
6 years ago

Get the Flavor of Fall: Apple Picking in Julian

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[heading] by WYNNE LOVE [/heading]

While the weather in North County may say summer, the apple trees in Julian are whistling fall, and the u-pick orchards are in full swing. …
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Pining for Paradise
6 years ago

Pining for Paradise

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[heading] by WYNNE LOVE [/heading]

You’ve probably visited Torrey Pines State Beach, stretching from La Jolla to Del Mar, but if you haven’t headed up the hill, you’ve seen only …
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