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In Our Own Backyard

Strawberry Serenade
3 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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Blooms Abound at  The Flower Fields at Carlsbad
4 years ago

Blooms Abound at The Flower Fields at Carlsbad

By  •  In Our Own Backyard

Springtime Wonderland

Did you know that ranunculus is Latin for “little frog”? You can “leap” into the new spring by visiting the largest collection of ranunculus flowers in San Diego: …
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With Flying Colors
4 years ago

With Flying Colors

By  •  In Our Own Backyard

Free Flight Brings a Taste of the Exotic to Del Mar [heading]by Susan Shen | photos courtesy of Free Flight[/heading]

 

Looking for a unique, local and feathery experience? Best …
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WHAT A BOWL   Lake Hodges Bowls Club is Revived and Thriving
4 years ago

WHAT A BOWL Lake Hodges Bowls Club is Revived and Thriving

By  •  In Our Own Backyard, Local

[heading]by Wynne Love | photos by Spark Photography[/heading]

There’s some fierce competition brewing at the Lake Hodges Bowls Club, but you may not have noticed.

Club President, Georgie Deno described: “As …
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Explore All That Batiquitos Lagoon Ecological Reserve Has to Offer
4 years ago

Explore All That Batiquitos Lagoon Ecological Reserve Has to Offer

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[heading] by Jennifer Frakes [/heading]

“The Batiquitos Lagoon Ecological Reserve is a North San Diego County treasure! We encourage families to visit the Lagoon and to join us in preserving, …
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Here’s Adventure! Here’s Romance! Here’s the Robin Hood of the Wild West!
5 years ago

Here’s Adventure! Here’s Romance! Here’s the Robin Hood of the Wild West!

By  •  In Our Own Backyard

[heading]by KELLEY GUSICH | photos 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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What Winter Means to San Diegans
5 years ago

What Winter Means to San Diegans

By  •  In Our Own Backyard

Winter in San Diego doesn’t mean what it does for folks in other parts of the country.  While they are braving the cold and shoveling snow, San Diegans are surfing, …
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You Can Find Snow in San Diego – If You Know Where to Look
5 years ago

You Can Find Snow in San Diego – If You Know Where to Look

By  •  In Our Own Backyard

[heading] by WYNNE LOVE [/heading]

Warm weather, cool breezes, and mild winters – it’s why we live here.  But that doesn’t mean some of us don’t enjoy a taste of …
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Camping Done the Easy Way
5 years ago

Camping Done the Easy Way

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[heading] by TARA PRITCHETT | photo by Zeena Gregg Photography [/heading]

There’s nothing like the great outdoors and camping is one way to take it all in, plus it’s hugely …
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High Tech Hide & Seek
5 years ago

High Tech Hide & Seek

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[heading]by Tara Pritchett [/heading]

Treasure hunting doesn’t have to be pretend or only something you would see on the big screen. Today, over five million people around the world in …
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