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no excuses

I have finally done it.

I’ve somehow managed to read book after book for the last year or so. Normally, while I’m in school, reading for enjoyment is pushed to the very far back burner that barely even exists. 2,325 more words

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Kettle Generosity

I have rang the bell through my service group in the past and that has always been a fun tradition however I hadn’t ever volunteered to count.   328 more words

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Local Favorite: Mac Grant Fitness

Local Favorite: Mac Grant Fitness

Today we are featuring the beautiful, vibrant, fun, and fabulous Macauley Grant! She has just opened a new studio for her workout program known as Mac Grant Fitness.   736 more words

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Local Favorite: Lauren Christine Henno

Interior designer, Lauren Christine Henno, grew up inspired by the beauty and charm of her hometown in Santa Barbara County. Her appreciation for California’s Coastal Riviera is apparent throughout her work, mixing neutral color palettes with natural elements, her style is effortlessly elegant like that of a Santa Barbara sunset over the Pacific Ocean. 343 more words

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Local Favorite: Miramar Beach


While Miramar beach has always been a local favorite beach destination, it has become the talk of the town with recent development on plans for the Rosewood Miramar Beach Hotel which will be taking the place of the once Miramar by The Sea Hotel. 290 more words

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Local Favorite: Lotusland


Named one of the fourteen gardens you should visit before you die by Better Homes, one of the best topiary gardens in the world by… 382 more words


Local Favorite: The Garden Market


One of our absolute favorite lunch spots in Carpinteria is The Garden Market. The atmosphere is tranquil, as the al fresco dining takes place in a lovely garden with numerous fountains and lush flowers. 200 more words

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