Top Gun! The Hotel del Coronado will celebrate the 30th anniversary of the movie “Top Gun” with a fun tribute day in honor of their naval aviation neighbors on May 13. The day will consist of celebrated elements across the property and a free showing of the movie in the evening with a proceeds benefitting Wings Over America, who provides college scholarships to dependents of the Navy Aviation Community. www.hoteldel.com

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This Mother’s Day, put the sparkle in the eye of the woman in your life and show her how much she means to you. All these beautiful pieces and more are available at CJ Charles in La Jolla. She will love you ever more. www.cjcharles.com

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Get Your Tech On!

1. Away Carry-On Suitcase: The multi-compartment interior features a compression pad system, removable laundry bag and battery capable of charging your smartphone. www.awaytravel.com


April 2016.

Explore Salk! On April 16 the Salk Institute is offering a free community open house event for a behind-the-scenes experience at their world-renowned facility to explore the campus and the science labs. The Salk will feature guided lab tours, interactive events and scientific talks presented by investigators and the Salk Education Outreach program will provide a family area offering hands-on activities for children and adults. www.salk.edu


Spring has sprung! Once the Flower Fields at Carlsbad Ranch have opened, you know it is spring time! For over sixty years, this garden of nearly fifty acres is covered with amazing and magnificent natural colors that nature can provide. People travel from miles away to experience the sight of these flowers. From March 1 to May 8, you can walk through this field of beauty. Fresh cut flowers are available to take home as a reminder that spring is here and what it delivers to our beautiful city of San Diego.

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Uplifting Spring Beauty.

Spring is here and we bring you perfect options to help you indulge in your beauty routine.

Farmers Market

Shop Local - Act Global.

Farmer’s markets throughout San Diego County are committed to the serving the needs of their community also while giving back. With so many options of farm fresh produce, fish, flowers and plants, arts and crafts and much more, there are many reasons to shop local and support the community and the environment.


Museum Month! Carnaval Antifaz! Film Festival!

Museum Month! In San Diego, February is dedicated to promoting museums with more than 45 participating arts institutions and museums offering admission at half price. The Museum Month pass is available at no cost at Macy’s stores. Save the Date and get ready to explore local arts and culture.

Wi Tech


Here at Giving Back Magazine, we love pictures. We take many pictures every day and with advancements in technology there are choices of new and exciting cameras. We present a list of some the best cameras you can buy right now.


Yoga Out Loud!

Calling all yogis for a morning of soul and uplifting sounds of Deep House with the mind and health improving movements of Yoga on various beaches in San Diego. On January 8 at 8 am a donation-based Yoga + Deep House class, complete with DJ will feature an uplifting and driving sounds of melodic Deep House as you flow strong through yoga poses.

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