Tag Archives: San Diego

San Diego Food: A Few Good Restaurants… And Some Warnings

Warning: This post contains graphic pictures of Sushi – if you can’t handle raw or undercooked meat being depicted visually, please don’t read on! One of the most amazing parts about San Diego is that the food was no more … Continue reading

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Running Through Balboa Park

Balboa Park got a little mention a couple days ago in my review of my running sandals, but the place deserves more space. It’s an amazingly beautiful and picturesque set of museums even if you don’t head over to the … Continue reading

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La Jolla – An Open Water Tour

La Jolla (pronounced la hoya) is an affluent area just north of San Diego right on the coast. It is also home to a community of open water swimmers who swim in La Jolla Cove. Coming to San Diego, I … Continue reading

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Luna Sandals Review: Part 2 – Offroading: Running in Balboa Park

Back to the run again. After my last foray into running with my sandals I have to say, I had no foot pain and while my legs were sore it a normal every day sort of sore after a five … Continue reading

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Reading on the Light Rail/Tram/Train/Thing-for-moving-about

Driving can well drive you crazy, and trains can take you round the bend with all the waiting for things and ending up far from where you actually want to be. There is an advantage in my book: reading. San … Continue reading

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Morning Run in San Diego: Checking out the Bay Front – San Diego part 3

Easing myself out of bed, I decided to go for a run to test out my Luna Sandals for the first time. It’s been in the 20-30s┬ásince I got them, and I don’t have any toe socks, but just like … Continue reading

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Hearing President Jimmy Carter at the American Academy of Religion

Jimmy Carter spoke tonight in as the first president to ever speak to the American Academy of Religion or Society of Biblical Literature Annual Meeting. His topic? The Role of Religion in Mediating Conflicts and Imagining Futures: The Case of … Continue reading

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