April 2017 Lifestyle Letter

Growing up, my favorite assignments in school were reports. From a young age I loved the research, collecting of photos and presenting my discoveries in a nicely bound, written form for my teacher and classmates. Destiny it seems…several decades later, here I am, able to do what I have always enjoyed… as a career! The very best part, is that…

Mitchell Thorp 5K Warrior Spirit Run/Walk

The 8th annual Mitchell Thorp Foundation 5K Warrior Run/Walk was held Saturday, February 4th at Poinsettia Park. More than 1000 people, vendors and volunteers participated. Of the $120,000 raised, 93% will go back into programs to assist families whose children suffer from life-threatening illnesses, diseases and disorders.

April 2017 Around Town

From sports and science to arts and technology, summer programs at Pacific Ridge School offer 3rd to 12th grade students the opportunity to explore their interests and pursue their passions. Choose from the innovation-focused Firebird Program, sports camps for all ages and academic skills classes for middle and high schoolers.

State Street Farmers’ Market

Part of the charm of Carlsbad Village is the State Street Farmers’ Market, a 20 year tradition held every Wednesday in the heart of the Village. When you think of a farmer’s market, you think fresh produce. It’s a vegetarian's delight...Right? Well, if you have not been down to visit our market lately, you’ll be impressed to find a wide…

What’s in your Bag?

Make sure you arrive early and get your FREE State Street Farmers' Market Tote. Perfect for using at the market and around town.

Lake Calavera

"It's so peaceful & serene. I don't think that a lot of people even realize that the lake is there." - Andrea, Carlsbad. There’s much to appreciate about living in North County: the best weather in the country, beautiful beaches, family-oriented neighborhoods, great schools, and for those who want to get outside and commune with nature (and who doesn’t?) beautiful…

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…