As summer sails away…..soak up the summer sun by visiting some of your favorite San Diego locations. Balboa Park offers a cultured experience and a great picnic location while the beaches offer fun or the entire family. Whatever your excuse may be, get out there and be a tourist in your own town.

The season of fresh fruit is here….enjoy the bounty of fruits found in farmer’s markets this summer. With this warm weather create something deliciously different while still making healthy choices. Try desserts with fresh fruit, or make a portable snack with fruit ice – perfect for a hot summer night.

Summer reads…summertime makes you look forward to the lazy afternoons, a walk in the park  or relaxing by the pool and losing yourself in a good book. Now is the time to pick up those hot summer reads and transport yourself to action, romance and suspense.

Snag a pair of Southwest Airline tickets….Visit www.gbsan.com through August 31 and subscribe to our e-mail list for a chance to win a pair of round trip tickets (value of $500 each). It is never too late to visit that destination you have been dreaming of.