Journey to Baja to Experience the Beauty, Food and Wine

Valle de Guadalupe invites you with sunshine, a glass of vino and a big hug. Just an hour and a half south of the San Diego border is a world for foodies and wine enthusiasts alike. All you need to bring is your passport and an open mind to the unique wine varietals and up and coming restaurant scene.

Dress to Impress: Rodd & Gunn

“Be well dressed, behave like a gentleman, and keep your shoes shined,” Joseph Abboud once said. You can dress to the nines at New Zealand’s Rodd & Gunn, located at the renovated UTC mall. Established in 1987, Rodd & Gunn has made waves in Australia, Europe and now the US market.

Page Turners

 Ottolenghi Simple: A Cookbook by Yotam Ottolenghi, $35  In Ottolenghi Simple, powerhouse author and chef Yotam Ottolenghi presents 130 streamlined recipes packed with his signature Middle Eastern-inspired flavors. Each dish can be made in 30 minutes or less, with 10 or fewer ingredients, in a single pot, using pantry staples or prepared ahead of time for brilliantly, deliciously simple meals. Brunch…

La Jolla Art & Wine Festival

La Jolla is the “Jewel of the Sea” and one of the most iconic locations in San Diego. For the past 10 years, this quaint beach town has also been home the beloved La Jolla Art & Wine Festival. On Oct. 6-7 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., view hidden gems of unique artwork and sip delectable wine from around…

Meet Dog + Human

 Article Toni Sutton-Deangelico | Photography Chris Blake   Jean Spengel, Debra Madden and Their Dogs, Kellan and Devyn  Jean Spengel owned the La Jolla Veterinary Hospital for more than 20 years and worked as an associate veterinarian before selling the hospital in 2001. She then went on to work at Windan' Sea Veterinary Clinic until she retired in 2016. 

Porsche of San Diego celebrates 75 years of Porsche Excellence (full page

70 years of Porsche is a good reason to say thank you for all the passion.  Porsche San Diego held a road rally with nearly 100 Porsches from the Hotel Del to showroom on Miramar Road with a celebration after.  

Five Things I Love with Ari

 Article Toni Sutton-Deangelico | Photography Evan Tyrrell  Meet five-year-old french bulldog Ari! Ari hails from Thailand and now resides in sunny California. When she isn’t eating or posing for Instagram, you can find her right by the side of her proud papa, Evan Tyrrell. Evan is co-owner of F45 La Jolla, F45 Training East Hillcrest and F45 Hermosa Beach. We recently caught…

Pets or Bust!

 Article Toni Sutton-Deangelico  The one thing that holds true for all dog owners is that their four-legged pets are part of the family. So when it comes to going out to eat if you’re a pet owner, you probably feel guilty from time to time about leaving your furry family member behind. With near-perfect weather throughout the year and plenty of…

Kids Will Be Kids

 Article Toni Sutton | Photography Chris Blake & Toni Sutton-Deangelico  The Dan McKinney Family YMCA, which was formerly the La Jolla YMCA, has served the community for more than 50 years, and because of its new renovation the facility now serves more kids, adults and families, all while strengthening the community. The facility changed its name and adopted the Dan McKinney…

Summer Hot Spots 2018: La Jolla Edition

 Article Toni Sutton-Deangelico | Photography Aaron Goulding  Summertime in La Jolla is a beautiful thing. With endless hours of sunshine, miles of sandy beaches, and perfect weather, what more could you ask for? From award-winning culinary creations to the crashing waves, La Jolla shines with sights and attractions in a picturesque village where everything exudes relaxed, casual luxury. Make the…