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Quiet San Diego Beach

Using this Time for Good

Even under normal circumstances, daily life is full of uncertainty. Know that you are not alone if you're feeling anxious and/or overwhelmed and that maybe there is a silver lining to the quiet stillness that surrounds us currently. Perhaps this is an invitation to a new way of being, both within ourselves, and in the...
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BLOC Leucadia – Flexible Workspace in North County San Diego

Don’t Forget to Practice Self-Care

We know times are tough right now, especially for you parents. Many of us have been touched personally by this illness and emotions are high. Which is why it's so important to prioritize your self-care. However you do it, be it with humor, exercise, alcohol, books, meditation—whatever it is—make sure you are taking care of yourself!
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BLOC community spirit

Coworking and the Spirit of Community

We know that with everything going on it can be easy to feel overwhelmed. With this event impacting so many people—BLOC included—we have been spending a lot of time reflecting on the situation, the importance of community, and what we can do to remain positive and optimistic. Like many other small businesses, BLOC is also...
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BLOC Solana Beach

Coworking Amidst a Global Pandemic

The global pandemic, COVID-19, has taken over life as we know it. It's definitely a strange time to be alive as this is truly is a first for everyone. So while this is going on, and the world is under quarantine, we want to share some of our thoughts and what's keeping us going. 
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Napizza slices

Cultivating happiness, health, and a strong sense of community with Napizza

Napizza began its life in 2011 over a glass of wine and a ping pong game between three Italian raised friends. The fast-casual restaurant, with its fourth location in downtown Encinitas, is a welcome addition to the North County dining scene, and a favorite among locals. They pride themselves on providing locally sourced, nutritionally delicious...
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JoJé Bar

Community Interview: JoJé Bar

JoJé co-founders and close friends, John Abate and Jess Cerra, are athletes with a passion for racing bicycles, being active outdoors, and eating healthy and delicious food. During the beginning of her athletic career, Jess noticed that there were very few energy bars that combined both great taste and had the key nutrients our bodies...
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The Goods - an artisan doughnut shop in Carlsbad Village

Community Interview: The Goods Doughnuts

The Goods opened in August 2017 and is the brainchild of the Barille Family, who also operates another popular Carlsbad eatery, Cafe Topes. Located in the heart of North County San Diego, The Goods features fresh artisan doughnuts made from scratch every hour. With gourmet flavors that include brown butter, chocolate ganache, Tahitian vanilla, stuffed...
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Owner Mary and Chef Tricia from Treehouse Kitchen

Community Interview: Treehouse Kitchen

Founded by Mary and Stan Gafner, Treehouse Kitchen was established to bring together local chefs and food experts with people interested in learning more about cooking. Located in the Gafner's home in Encinitas, they also host programs with art, yoga, and lifestyle experts, and consider their offerings as more of an interactive experience than simply...
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Verve Studios

Community Interview: Verve Studios

Verve Studios is an indoor cycling studio and community space created to allow people to sweat, and move, and connect, together. We’ll have indoor cycling classes and offer social wellness events and workshops geared toward holistic health, fitness, and wellness — basically all the tools we need to live a joyful, balanced, happy, healthy lifestyle.
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Fati Marie

Community Interview: Fati Marie

Based out of Four Moons Spa in Encinitas, Fati Marie is a personal growth coach, helping people find their happiness, joy & light within, to reflect & manifest in their world on the outside. Passionate about the balance between mind, body, and soul, Fati is able to use her own experiences and knowledge from her...
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