Category Archives: Blog

Hawaii - Kauai - Princeville - Makai Golf Course - Hideaways Beach

Island of Kauai | DAY 4 | Hideaways Beach (Swimming & Snorkeling) | Biking Makai Golf Club

Today was our fourth day in Kauai; we spent more time with Randon and Melissa Guerpo, two of our friends who live here in Kauai.  We started out our morning with a bike ride through Makai Golf Club.   It was a beautiful day that day, but the sun wasn’t overbearing so luckily none of […]

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Chico Property - David in the River

Behind the Scenes: Expansive, History Rich Chico Ranch Offers Serene Resort-Like Setting

Nestled serenely in the town of Chico, tucked away underneath 300-year-old oak trees, sits a spectacular, 250 acre Chico ranch. Hidden from the road by eucalyptus trees and kiwi vines, a private driveway leads to the grand adobe style home, built in 1931 and once the hangout of Errol Flynn, the original Robin Hood and […]

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San Diego - Encinitas - Cardiff - Train Tracks

Filming an Episode of Facebook Live for Real Estate & Lifestyle Shots in Encinitas, CA

Filming Facebook live videos is a growing trend and we recently had an opportunity to film an episode of Facebook Live for real estate at Cardiff Beach, Encinitas CA. We traveled to this exact location due to the train and local lifestyle. The train crossing around Cardiff Beach, Encinitas, was most appealing to our team.  We were […]

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San Diego - Encinitas - San Diego Christmas

Makena’s First San Diego Christmas

December 25th, 2016 was Makena’s first Christmas. The original plans for our San Diego Christmas was one that put us away out in Orange County and Riverside County. We were to spend time with family and friends. However, being that we’re still adjusting to being new parents and having a newborn has its many challenges due […]

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San Diego - Escondido Ranch - Phil Gibbs (IG)

Behind the Scenes: Escondido Ranch Surrounded by Pristine Mountains & High-Yielding Farmland

Nestled in the beautiful North County region of San Diego, California is the peaceful, organic farm at 17550 Bear Valley Lane in Escondido. This 117 acre pastoral farmstead is covered by a variety of heroic oak and pine trees, includes 3 homes, several out-buildings and is enriched by surrounding mountains and spectacular views. Accessed by […]

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San Diego - Encinitas - Cardiff State Beach

Family Beach Day: Makena’s First Trip to Cardiff State Beach

On December 10th 2016, Kari and I ventured out with Milo and Makena to the Cardiff State Beach. It was a special day, because it was going to be Makena’s time at the beach, and we knew that it was going to have a special meaning and significance for both Makena and our family. At this point, […]

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Unboxing Baby Gear | Billy Goat | San Diego, CA

Unboxing Baby Gear: “Billy Goat Baby Gear” Brings New Products to Market

As new parents to our beautiful baby girl “Makena Kingsley,” we’ve been unboxing baby gear and other thoughtful gifts from friends and family.  We’re so grateful for the wonderful community of people we’ve surrounded ourselves with and couldn’t be happier with the new addition to our family.  The other day we received a surprise gift from […]

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Rancho Santa Fe Spanish Contemporary

New Rancho Santa Fe Spanish Contemporary Boasts Brilliant Design & Privacy

I have the opportunity to visit the Pacific Sotheby’s International Realty Office in Del Mar. There I was able to meet several of my current clients as well as prospective clients and to discuss projects. I met with an agent by the name of Linda Lederer. We spent about an hour or so discussing her […]

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Kauai Hawaii Lydgate Park Kapaa

Visit Kauai Hawaii | Day 1 & 2 | Lihue Airport – Hilton Garden Inn – Lydgate Park

Kauai, Hawaii is near and dear to us. My wife and I visit Kauai on an annual basis. Our best friends live on the island of Kauai, so there’s an even greater reason for us to visit as often as we can. My friend, Randon and I were friends in college, throughout college, and started to […]

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Chico Property | Emerald C Ranch | Private Lake

RAW 10 (E2): Morning Routines | Setting Expectations | Focusing on What You Want

All right, so welcome back to another episode, Episode 2, of RAW 10. So, what do I want to talk about today as I drive to my appointment? Let’s talk about setting…Well let’s do this chronologically. So morning rituals and morning routines. So the importance of a morning ritual, or the importance of a morning […]

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