Carlsbad Finds! Gift Guide for Dad

Carlsbad Finds! Gift Guide for Dad

Father’s Day will be here before we know it, so now is a great time to start thinking about the perfect gift for the special Dad in your life. While you can find plenty of options online, we feel it’s important to shop local and support the businesses in...
The Logic That Motivates a Mother

The Logic That Motivates a Mother

Several years ago I wrote a weekly column for a local newspaper. The editor gave me free reign to share with our readers just about anything I saw fit. Sometimes I wrote about personal situations going on in my life or from my past; sometimes I wrote about social...
Artesia Finds! Gift Guide for Dad

Artesia Finds! Gift Guide for Dad

Father’s Day will be here before we know it, so now is a great time to start thinking about the perfect gift for the special Dad in your life. While you can find plenty of options online, we feel it’s important to shop local and support the businesses in our own...
A Father’s Legacy

A Father’s Legacy

Nothing shows — or tests — the love of a father quite like starting a family-owned business. Defying the odds, the Forrest family has somehow sustained their family’s business for 75 years, recently welcoming its fourth generation into the business. Sitting in the...
Carlsbad Finds! Gift Guide for Mom

Carlsbad Finds! Gift Guide for Mom

Mother’s Day will be here before we know it, so now is a great time to start thinking about the perfect gift for the special Mom in your life. While you can find plenty of options online, we feel it’s important to shop local and support the businesses in...
I Learned About Fatherhood From my Mother

I Learned About Fatherhood From my Mother

It’s 3 a.m. on a Monday morning. I’ve just fallen into a deep sleep and begin dreaming about things guys dream of; like winning the lottery, becoming a rock star, or the Dallas Cowboys winning consistently in the playoffs. My alarm is set to go off in two hours to get...