Gingerbread masterpieces by San Diego’s top chefs and pastry artists were unveiled at Gingerbread City 2011. The gala was a fund-raiser for the Epilepsy Foundation of San Diego County.
Photography by Carol Sonstein
Many years ago, I hopped on a bus with a bunch of other desert folk at the La Quinta Civic Center for a day trip to a sandcastle competition in Imperial Beach. A photo collage that I made from photos of the sculptures (not necessarily “castles”) hangs in the guest bath at my house in Palm Springs. Now a San Diegan, I encouraged four out-of-town friends to join me in IB for the Sun & Sea Festival on July 19.Read more