Eat Fresh at San Diego’s Coastal Farmers Markets

san diego farmers markets

Nothing beats fresh produce and meals made from scratch. Luckily, San Diego is home to several different farmers markets that occur at different times all throughout the week; and of course, La Jolla boasts its own addition. Bring your reusable grocery bags and load up on locally grown fruits and veggies or try some freshly cooked fare. They’re great places to buy fresh flowers and unique foods that aren’t always available at standard grocery stores; plus, everything is completely fresh!  Continue reading

Three Questions For Michael Parsons (Parsons Design Landscapes)

This week we’re shining the spotlight on Michael Parsons, owner and president of Parsons Design Landscapes. Since starting the business in 1992, Michael has used his lifelong passion for design and building beautiful landscapes to create artwork in homes across San Diego county. In recent years he’s won several awards from the California Landscape Contractors Association and featured in some of the leading Southern California lifestyle magazines, adding to his steadily growing reputation.

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Hold Me Tight Weekend Retreat: A Couples Seminar

Hold Me Tight Weekend Retreat: A Couples Seminar

Renew and strengthen your relationship with breakthrough strategies that you will learn at this couples seminar. Based on the book, “Hold Me Tight: Seven Conversations for a Lifetime of Love” by Dr. Sue Johnson.

You will learn to

  • Break the cycles of frustration and loneliness in your relationship
  • Make sense of your own emotions and your partner’s
  • Create lasting trust and intimacy
  • Forgive injuries that destroy trust and safety
  • Deepen your romantic/sexual connection.

In addition to practice with your partner, you will see how other couples in the Hold Me Tight: Conversations for ConnectionDVD learned to step out of negative cycles and create a lifetime of love.

Format and Schedule:
Lecture, video presentations, and couples exercises (in private not in front of group). Cost includes all materials (book, hand outs, lunch, snacks).

Next Retreat:
Friday February 1, 2013 6:00 pm-8:00 pm
Saturday February 2, 2013 9:00 am to 4:00 pm
Sunday February 3, 2013 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

Another Hold Me Tight Weekend Retreat Tailored for Couples in Step or Blended Families will be offered in April, 2013.
Friday April 26, 2013 from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Saturday April 27, 2013 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 pm
Sunday April 28, 2013 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 pm.

Location: The Cottage Clinic, a large piece of private, residential property in Rancho Santa Fe, CA.
Cost: $825 per couple.
How to Register: Register at or call (858) 259-0146.

Register before November 1, 2012 Cost $685 per couple.
Before January 1, 2013, Cost is $785 per couple
After January 1, 2013, Cost is $895 per couple.

Read Participants Reviews on Our Workshop and what the worlds leading experts on marriage say about
Hold Me Tight Workshops.

Dr. Diana Weiss-Wisdom

Dr. Diana Weiss-Wisdom




Leucadia Pizzeria | La Jolla

La Jolla Blue Book presents our latest “Quiet on the Set” video featuring Leucadia Pizzeria & Italian Restaurant.

A local Italian food favorite for more than 25 years, Leucadia Pizzeria has three locations throughout San Diego in La Jolla, Rancho Santa Fe and Encinitas.

Leucadia Pizzeria in La Jolla serves lunch and dinner to diners in a relaxing atmosphere at their La Jolla location on Regents Road in the Vons Shopping Center. Their large covered patio can seat up to 60 guests, perfect for special occasions including birthdays, rehearsal dinners, and banquets. Leucadia Pizzeria can also cater any party or corporate event just as it has done for hundreds of off-site events over the last 25 years.

Dine-in during the week and take advantage of their lunch specials starting at just $4.99. Choose from pizza, pasta and subs, includes salad, garlic bread and a cookie. Also, check out their 1/2 off wine Mondays and happy hour specials.

Need delivery? Don’t fret because Leucadia Pizzeria’s delicious pizza, pasta, sandwiches, salads and gourmet desserts are just a phone call away. With delivery to all of La Jolla, Leucadia will deliver to all parts including Mount Soledad, Via Capri, Bird Rock and the Village. Leucadia is widely regarded as one of the best delivery restaurants in La Jolla because it covers the entire community and almost never keeps people hungry too long. Very few restaurants, if any, are willing to deliver to all of La Jolla and that makes Leucadia a great option. If you are enjoying a stay at any of the hotels in La Jolla village, you can enjoy this food delivered to your room.

For more information visit Leucadia Pizzeria & Italian Restaurant or contact them at,

7748 Regents Rd
La Jolla, CA 92037

To learn more about pizza in La Jolla, visit our Pizza La Jolla guide.