Tag: San Diego county

Dixon Lake, Escondido CA

Dixon Lake is one of those hidden gems in Southern California that is right in front of your nose but you can’t see it. The lake is at the edge of the City of Escondido, the nice part of Escondido. We drove up this…

Torrey Pines State Reserve

I finally made it to Torrey Pines State Reserve! I am excited because not only is this a beautiful place but because there is a funny back story to finding this place. I will post that story in Through Back Thursday series it will…

The Animal Portrait Project

Animal Portrait Project Back in the days when San Diego’s Safari Park was the Wild Animal Park, I decided to challenge my photography skills by photographing each animal in the Wild Animal Park.  Years later I added San Diego Zoo as another place to…

Leo Carrillo Ranch Historic Park

I woke up on a Saturday (10/15/2015) with a sudden urge to explore.  I didn’t know where I wanted to go but I knew I had to visit some place new.  I checked by Bucket Travel List and found Leo Carrillo Ranch.  This place…

Galleta Meadows

Thursday is Throwback Thursday, it is story time!  Here is an old journal entry from 2/18/2011 of one of my adventures from long ago.  I am sure things have changed.  I do plan on visiting this place again.  I highly recommend this place. Galleta Meadows is located…

Escape Room=Enigma Headquarters

Have you heard of an “Escape Room?”   I have asked several people this same question and most have not heard of it. Of course the words “Escape Room” give some idea to what it could be but besides trying to escape from a room…