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Breakfast Republic: Worth the Calories (and the Coma)

Behold Breakfast Heaven - A.K.A. Breakfast Republic. Quite possibly my new favorite breakfast place in all of San Diego, this little nook in Encinitas (one of four locations in the county) takes breakfast to a whooooole new level. It's for true breakfast lovers, as evidenced by their creative, impressive takes on breakfast classics, morning cocktails worthy of any millennial's approval, and a hip, trendy atmosphere that fits San Diego (and Encinitas, particularly) just right. First, the menu is...overwhelming. (In all…

National Park Pride: My Favorite Parks (So Far!)

Did you know 2016 is the National Park Service's Centennial? All throughout the year, the NPS has hosted celebrations across the country, including free admission days and weeks, special exhibits and ranger talks, and conservation/preservation programs. I absolutely love camping. In case that wasn't clear. And I'm slowly chipping away at the ridiculously long list of national parks I want to visit. Of the 58 official parks in the U.S., I've been to 10 so far. I haven't even made…