Events for February in a Library Near you

Tweet     There are a ton of events listed at where you can find free classes for young and old and for the following areas (on the left side of the site you can just click the area nearest you) from 4S Ranch, Alpine, Bonita, Borego Springs, Campo, Cardiff, Casa de Oro, Crest, […]

SPOT fundraiser to save animals-Feb.11 11:30am Outback Steakhouse Oceanside

Tweet When you love pets like we do your heart goes out to dogs and cats that are rescued from shelters and that is where Kris Nelson,  artist and activist started to change and find places for animals that otherwise would be euthanized. She along with other volunteers like Elaine Godzak and Alisa Trehjo founded Saving […]

Snow Days and Grandkids-How to laugh together through the distance

Tweet Just got phone messages with Denver snow pictures of my two grand daughters. Here I sit in sunny and somewhat warm Super Bowl Sunday and I saw these pictures and longed for the snow. When your grand children live in another state or even another country their are several ways to keep your relationship […]

Arts Alive Banner Auction Catalog in Honor of Maggie Houlihan

Tweet   The Arts Alive 2012 Party at the foot of La Costa and Coast Highway today, Saturday, February 4th was full of people, cameras, beautiful banners and large Art Banners while overlooking the Pacific Ocean and Batiquitos Lagoon in honor of Maggie Houlihan. Guitar players to Calypso music, wine and food flowed while the large […]

Maddie James Foundation Save the Date May 19, 2012 Walk Dana Pt

Tweet I was attending my grand child’s birthday party one year and there was this beautiful child named Maddie. Maddie glowed. She was gentle with the other children and her smile warmed my heart. My husband and I talked about her on our way home because she was very special with an inner glow and […]

Thank you for all who Voted: Sean Young Won “Outstanding Youth”

Tweet Sean Yound a  13 year old Encinitas eighth grader just won the Examiner’s “Outstanding Youth” for his fund raising for cystic fibrosis. Sean was diagnosed with CF at the age of two but that never slowed down his enthusiasm for helping raise money to find a cure for cystic fribrosis which classified him as an “extraordinary […]