HB2U! Where To Shop In Encinitas For A Kid’s Birthday

Where To Find A Great Birthday Gift For a Child In Or Near Encinitas If you're like many parents, the invitations to your kids' friends' birthday parties come in fast and furious. And, while shopping at Target is many moms' favorite pastimes (especially if we get to go alone), showing up with a gift that three other people also brought can be unsatisfying. It can be challenging to find that … [Read more...]

Encinitas Community Park Is A Recreational Haven

Leslie Knope made us giggle endlessly on Parks and Recreation but there's nothing funny about the immense joy a new park can bring to a town. That's exactly what Encinitas Community Park has done for our favorite seaside city. Located at 425 Santa Fe Boulevard, this 44-acre park features a giant, fun-filled playground, walking paths, a skate plaza, ballfields, recreation areas, a … [Read more...]

Soccer Shots – A Fantastic Franchise Near You!

If you think your child can only have fun if he or she can bend it like Beckham, you haven't experienced Soccer Shots (and you might be just a wee bit too competitive – just saying). This San Diego franchise offers a program that is equal parts fun and soccer fundamentals, setting the scene for those who just want to kick it around and those who see a future scoring goals. Having gotten its start … [Read more...]

What Recession? Check Out These New Businesses In Encinitas

It's good to live in Encinitas, folks. Between the killer surf spots, the top-notch nightlife scene, and the overall zen vibe, Encinitas pretty much has it all. It's no surprise, then, that businesses are drawn to this idyllic SoCal town and, lately, it seems like new establishments are popping up faster than the breaks at Moonlight Beach. Life sure is hopping 'round here and, below, we've shared … [Read more...]

Hidden Gems Around Encinitas: 6 Things You Might Not Know

There are things that anyone who has visited knows about Encinitas, like the fact that Moonlight Beach is the bomb, Trattoria i Trulli has the best Italian food, and Whole Foods is always packed. Always. Then there's a rather hidden side of Encinitas that perhaps only those who have lived here for years know about this scenic seaside town. Whether it's where to access the beach to get some … [Read more...]