For those of you visiting SLO County during the upcoming Easter Weekend, there are some great events going on for kids and adults alike. One of the very best is the 22nd Annual Los Osos Easter Egg Hunt. Kids gather from all across the county to join in on a giant egg (and candy!) hunt.
Apr 13, 2011
The Pewter Playhouse is one of Cambria’s most beloved cultural institutions. The dedicated actors, directors, and producers at the Playhouse have been putting on live stage plays for over 34 years. (And to boot, the Playhouse is actually a 501(c)(3) – or a charitable not-for-profit corporation.)
Apr 08, 2011
I feel a little like a broken record telling you all how much I love the Central Coast and the people who choose to make it their home. But seriously, look at this:
The abalone is a mythical creature – at least in the mind of many foodies out there. Like many of the common fisheries out there, theread on
Apr 06, 2011
As a kid I was dragged across Europe going to museum after museum. I hate to sound like a total spoiled brat but I hated it. My dad was an artist and could spend hours upon hours at the Rodin Museum. What he was looking at, I never could quite tell. I did eventually learn to enjoy and love art. Iread on
Apr 04, 2011
I was recently lucky enough to be one of the super special, lucky people to get a preview food tour of SLO with Central Coast Food Tours. I don’t mean to harp on this, but have I told you how lucky we are?! Lucky that we live in a gorgeously spectacular place; lucky that the people who choose toread on
Apr 01, 2011
I can’t get over how many cool events there are all around us. It’s exhausting – I feel like we’re always running around trying to fit everything in.
One of our very favorite events of the year is right around the corner. Every year Cambria plays host to a Chili Cook Off and Car Show – this year itread on
Mar 30, 2011
Have you been waiting to stay at the El Colibri? Have you been holding off until the weather is just right, or there is a particularly free night without soccer games and work parties? Well, the time has come!
We just sent out an e-blast to our loyal friends and family (if you want to get on thisread on
Mar 28, 2011
We love to hear from our guests. One recent guest left an awesome review of the hotel. Like a proud mama, I want to share with all of you. (You can check out the other reviews at Trip Advisor – but this is one of my favorites)
“As a special treat, my wife scheduled a night for us at the El Colibriread on
Mar 23, 2011
This upcoming weekend if you're in the area, consider stopping by Santa Margarita's 1st annual Wildflower festival.
If you haven't been to Santa Margarita before, a visit in and of itself is worth a trip - it's a funky, old 'real' western town left over from the days of the heydays of the Mexicanread on
Mar 23, 2011
Guess What?! We have another one. Seriously. Another gloriously delicious, wonderfully awesome, dashingly interesting festival. Just as the Zinfandel Festival is behind us, we have the Earth Day Food and Wine Fest coming up!
Clear your calendars and get ready to eat, and drink, and appreciate allread on