For the Love of Music

New York may have Carnegie Hall, but Carlsbad has its own salute to music. Whether you play an instrument or just like to listen, NAMM’s Museum of Making Music should be on your list to pay homage. 
This is not your ordinary museum but rather a spot where you can go back in time; see historic acoustic and electric pianos…

Avanti Workspace

A recent study by Intuit shows that by 2020, 40% of the U.S. workforce will be entrepreneurs; freelancers, contractors or temporary employees. Until recently the trend has seen these workers setting up home offices. While it does have its perks, there are also a few downsides, such as finding separation between work and home, as well as finding quiet, appropriate…

A Master 
Jeweler Crafts

Master Jeweler Chad Elliott is creating art – not on canvas with oils, but with precious metals and stones. Elliott, who has owned Oceanside Jewelers since 2008, the only jewelry store in the area that creates custom jewelry on the premises, is a jewelry artisan: a master jeweler. He has worked at his craft for over 30 years, beginning his…

Carlsbad’s Fitness Destination: Tri-City Wellness Center

Ever found you had to drive to a yoga class one place, then swimming elsewhere and out to the park for a quick run? Now you don’t have to! Tri-City Wellness Center takes care of all your fitness needs under one roof…and it’s right here in Carlsbad.

A Cup of Happiness at La Costa Coffee

In all the 5-star reviews of the La Costa Coffee Roasting shop, nestled in the inward facing corner of the Plaza Paseo Real, one word sticks out: “retro.” If you recall and miss the days when having a cup of coffee was more about a great roast, great company, and a relaxing atmosphere rather than finding the perfect pour over,…