Laurie Delk

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  • Guac this way to delicious guacamole around San Diego

    Guac this way to delicious guacamole around San Diego

    Guac. Green goodness. The peanut butter of Mexican food. Guacamole, with its feisty split personality of creamy smoothness and chunky flavor, reigns alongside salsa as royal condiments in San Diego. The name guacamole derives from the Aztec word ?huacamolli, which means "avocado sauce," and sounds...

  • Local interior designer creates furniture, accessories line

    Local interior designer creates furniture, accessories line

    Every wish the inside of your home could look as cool as San Diego hotspots Ironside Fish & Oyster, Kindred, Polite Provisions and Craft & Commerce? The cool vibes created in these restaurants and bars by interior designer Paul Basile are being channeled into a new project available to the public....

  • San Diego lends a helping hand to victims of Hurricane Harvey

    San Diego lends a helping hand to victims of Hurricane Harvey

    Collective waves of sadness rippled through the country as Americans watched in horror at the destruction of Hurricane Harvey . While being halfway across the country can make one feel helpless, San Diegans are rising to the challenge and launching a number of charity-based events to send relief...

  • Open House Encinitas provides food options for the indecisive

    Open House Encinitas provides food options for the indecisive

    For those who are a tad schizophrenic in their eating and drinking, Open House Encinitas has multiple-personality diners covered. Nestled in a shopping center on the corner of Coast Highway 101 and Encinitas Boulevard, the four-concept location features Saltwater (a tequila bar/seafood restaurant),...

  • Booze 101: Creating a home bar cart

    Booze 101: Creating a home bar cart

    When someone proclaims, "Shaken, not stirred," it would be a shame not to have the proper equipment on hand to fulfill the order.

  • Cool dishes to beat the heat

    Cool dishes to beat the heat

    As the dog days of summer bring blistering heat and sweltering humidity, San Diegans are looking for the cool eats to bring down their internal temperatures. With a range of raw, vegetarian, and seafood options around the county, locals can chill out and fill up on delicious chef creations. Here...

  • Rosé all day with these great deals

    Rosé all day with these great deals

    Rosé all Day. Team Rosé. Guns N' Rosé. And, even Brunch and Brosé. The pink wine that has become a national sensation has elicited a plethora of signature t-shirts, wine glasses, and decorative quotes on Facebook. As one of the most versatile wines on the planet, rosé can be paired with anything...

  • Six spots to splurge when going gluten-free

    Six spots to splurge when going gluten-free

    Hives, rashes, and bloating are not good looks for summer. Who wants to be donning a bikini with "chicken skin"? Unfortunately for those suffering from Celiac's disease and gluten intolerance these and a host of other unpleasant symptoms take over the body. Luckily, mindful San Diego eateries and...

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