Liz Bowen

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  • Visit Carlsbad launches floral-inspired celebration

    Visit Carlsbad launches floral-inspired celebration

    One of the most popular landmarks in Carlsbad - if not the most popular - has to be its beautiful flower fields. That floral focus is something the city's tourism organization, Visit Carlsbad, would like to home in on and showcase to travelers by infusing its famous flowers with wellness, lifestyle...

  • Undistributed beer of the week: Freight Damage

    Undistributed beer of the week: Freight Damage

    Editor's Note: Undistributed beer of the week is a series that profiles a local brew only available to try on draft at specific locations in San Diego. The competition is fierce in San Diego's beer community, but someone has to take the title. This week's best undistributed beer is ... DIVISION...

  • Country music fest to jam along San Diego waterfront

    Country music fest to jam along San Diego waterfront

    Dust off those cowboy (or cowgirl) boots! An all-country-music festival, Coastal Country Jam SD, will take over Waterfront Park from noon to 9 p.m. on Saturday, April 8. San Diego has become home to some pretty notable music festivals in recent years, and we suspect that Coastal Country Jam could...

  • 5 not-so-basic brunch drinks

    5 not-so-basic brunch drinks

    Brunch has become a serious business here in San Diego and equally as serious are the plethora of tasty and unique drinks that go along with the meals. Beyond a basic bloody or glass of champs to toast to the weekend, we wanted to highlight some of the more daring brunch beverages that are delightfully...

  • 3 savory pies to try on Pi Day

    3 savory pies to try on Pi Day

    Today is March 14, aka 3.14, which means it officially Pi Day! To celebrate the occasion, we have gathered some of our very favorite pies (get it?) of the savory variety around San Diego that we recommend noshing on, pronto. These go-to pies a great for when you're craving something flaky and gooey...

  • At home with interior designer Kelly Hinchman

    At home with interior designer Kelly Hinchman

    A Top Chef's home kitchen, a master mixologist's home bar, a stylist-to-the-stars' home closet, a celebrated interior designer's home décor and a prominent architect's, well, home, beg the question - how do professional San Diegans bring their work home? Open their doors and see. Kelly Hinchman...

  • 5 things to do with later daylight

    5 things to do with later daylight

    Ah, yes! As winter comes to a close in San Diego, as does the treacherous quick-to-dark days that left us craving more hours of sunshine every time we left the office at 5 p.m. With all that extra light floating around, your after work routine could use a little boost of fun. Here are five ways...

  • Undistributed beer of the week: Junius Brutus

    Undistributed beer of the week: Junius Brutus

    There can only be one undistributed beer of the week. The competition is fierce in San Diego's beer community, but someone has to take the title. This week's best undistributed beer is ... MIKKELLER BREWING SAN DIEGO: JUNIUS BRUTUS Style: Belgian Strong Golden Ale  ABV: 8.1 percent Pair with: A...

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