Archive for February, 2013

De Medici Cucina Italiana – Tried and True and New

| February 2, 2013 | 0 Comments
De Medici Cucina Italiana – Tried and True and New

One of my favorite restaurants is located in the Gaslamp — De Medici Cucina Italiana. It was one of the first restaurants to open on Fifth Avenue and it has prospered even in the face of economic slowdowns. Why? Because of the outstanding cuisine, relaxing ambiance, and attentive service that Sal Vitale and his capable […]

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Artful Loving

| February 2, 2013 | 0 Comments

by Concetta Antico We all know that true love makes us do crazy things, abandoning all reason. But does it conjure creativity? It does! In truth, love and creativity are intimately connected. The latest research supports that the wonderful emotion called “romantic love” does make us forget all logic, scramble our reason, lose all analytical […]

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Aloe Vera Revisited

| February 2, 2013 | 0 Comments
Aloe Vera Revisited

Sometimes things become so strongly associated with a single, well-known use that we forget that they may have other useful applications. Such is the case with Aloe Vera. Most people are aware of its benefits for burns. That is why it is a common houseplant kept in the kitchen to deal with the damage caused […]

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Healthy Heart, Healthy You

| February 2, 2013 | 0 Comments

Heart candies, heart shaped valentines and chocolate hearts are everywhere this time of year, but the heart that should be getting your undivided attention everyday is the one in your chest that works 24/7 to power your body and fuel your internal system. As the powerhouse of your body, the heart needs to run in […]

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Avian Angels and Devils in your Garden: Part II

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Avian Angels and Devils in your Garden: Part II

Migrating Birds in Mission Hills and Elsewhere Last September Mike Matherly told the Mission Hills Garden Club of his disappointment that the birds nesting in the stadium during the Beijing Olympics received no medals. He believes the Bar-tailed Godwit deserves a gold medal. This bird makes the longest non-stop flight of any other bird or […]

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Enhance Your Facial Features

| February 2, 2013 | 0 Comments
Enhance Your Facial Features

By Aubree Lynn, writer, producer and stylist Last month, the focus for the New Year was on the face and finding an esthetician to give you the proper care to keep your skin youthful by using healthy products. This month, it is all about those lovely locks. We ladies all want our hair to be […]

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Mo`olelo Performing Arts Company and MOXIE Theatre

| February 2, 2013 | 0 Comments
Mo`olelo Performing Arts Company and MOXIE Theatre

Toni Morrison’s “The Bluest Eye” is the first co-production between Mo`olelo Performing Arts Company and MOXIE Theatre. Adapted by Lydia Diamond, the play, about the legacy of racism on a young black girl, begins previews on February 2 and runs to March 3, 2013, at MOXIE Theatre, located at 6663 El Cajon Blvd. Suite N, […]

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Manners & The New York Times

| February 2, 2013 | 0 Comments

When 325 U.S. and Canadian editors and publishers were asked by Time to name the world’s greatest newspaper, 79 percent named The New York Times. But that question was asked so long ago the next U.S. paper cited was the Chicago Tribune, which actually claimed the title of “World’s Greatest Newspaper,” but in the judgment […]

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Avian Angels and Devils in your Garden: Part II Migrating Birds in Mission Hills and Elsewhere

| February 1, 2013 | 0 Comments
Avian Angels and Devils in your Garden: Part II	 Migrating Birds in Mission Hills and Elsewhere

Migrating Birds in Mission Hills and Elsewhere Last September Mike Matherly told the Mission Hills Garden Club of his disappointment that the birds nesting in the stadium during the Beijing Olympics received no medals. He believes the Bar-tailed Godwit deserves a gold medal. This bird makes the longest non-stop flight of any other bird or […]

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Enhance Your Facial Features

| February 1, 2013 | 0 Comments
Enhance Your Facial Features

By Aubree Lynn, writer, producer and stylist Last month, the focus for the New Year was on the face and finding an esthetician to give you the proper care to keep your skin youthful by using healthy products. This month, it is all about those lovely locks. We ladies all want our hair to be […]

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