Sara Bendrick

From Forewoman to Landscape Maven.

With a creative mind and can-do attitude, Sara Bendrick was always destined for success. The business owner or Sarita Landscape Design and T.V. host with hit shows including “I Hate My Yard”, “Build it like Bendrick”, and “Lawn & Order”, on DIY Network, has paired her passions of art and horticulture to build a flourishing career. In addition to her interest in art and the outdoors, she has been inspired by her favorite landscape architect, Steve Martino. When working on a project, she gathers inspiration by visiting the site and reimagining how to make changes that could most benefit those using the space for incredible, personalized results.


Centro Médico Simnsa.

Sistemas Médicos Nacionales, o SIMNSA, tiene contemplado invertir $130 millones de dólares en su actual torre médica de ocho pisos, convirtiendo la manzana entera en un hospital de atención completa que contará con 120 camas, 2.000 espacios de estacionamiento para automóviles, sala de emergencias y unidad de cuidados intensivos, todo dentro de una superficie de 60.000 metros cuadrados.

United Way

Women United.

Since 2008, United Way of San Diego County’s Women’s Leadership Council (WLC) has mobilized its membership to improve lives in San Diego. In June, this diverse group of powerful women - representing 51 companies and 14 industries - will celebrate a decade of accomplishments, including $2M invested in support of local women and children.



Que Buena 106.5 FM’s top-rated morning show “El Bueno, La Mala y el Feo” (“The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly”) debuted their new stand-up show exclusively at Sycuan Casino’s “Live & Up Close” Theater. “BMF Sin Censura” (BMF Uncensored) is a hilarious live comedy show that reflects the ways that Latinos celebrate their lives and accomplishments in the United States with the national media stars’ own edgy take on the subject.


The University of San Diego Celebrates Its 10th Anniversary Wine Classic.

Calling all wine lovers to take part in the University of San Diego’s 10th Anniversary Wine Classic, an annual summer event that pairs wine enthusiasts with USD’s family of wineries for a spectacular event on campus, while raising money to support the Alumni Endowed Scholarship Fund.

Wells Fargo

Key Ways to save for your down payment.

By Lydia Huard, San Diego Market Manager, Wells Fargo Home Lending

If you dream of owning your own home but don’t think you have enough money for a down payment, take another look. You could already have enough, or you might be closer than you think.

Lauren Bartell

By Angelica Gavaldon.

Lauren Bartell Weiss is a beautiful mom in who we can find inspiration for balancing our days by keeping our priorities in order, working, giving back to the community, and staying healthy and beautiful. Here is a day in her life.



With summer just around the corner, most of us are looking forward to longer, warmer days, lounging in the pool and taking the kids to the beach. This time of year, we must take all precautions and be protected from the sun. If anyone can tell you how damaging the sun is for your skin, it would be me.


By Lisa Peten.

You are now the owner of a stylish, new abode at 41 West. Your move-in date is fast approaching and all you want to do is reside in that serene oasis. Unfortunately, there is that dreaded chore before you do… DOWNSIZING! Downsizing dilemmas are time-consuming but can be made less daunting. Follow these S.I.M.P.L.E. tasks to downsize and welcome you refreshingly clutter-free life!


Educating, connecting, and mobilizing our region’s leaders.

Betsy Brennan, the new CEO of the Downtown San Diego Partnership, wants to make downtown streets more inviting. So she asked for ideas from 30 executives assembled at the Downtown Library. It was Day 2 of LEAD San Diego’s INFLUENCE, a three-day intensive course on the region’s top issues. Hands shot up in the auditorium, and Brennan took note.

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