San Diego Opera

Photography by Carol Sonstein

San Diego Opera Banya Russell and Mary Berend San Diego Opera Erik Anderson and Gilbert Meza San Diego Opera Evelyn and Bill Lamden San Diego Opera Debra Thomas and Dea Hurston San Diego Opera Joyce Gattas and Jay Jeffcoat “A Night in the Woods,” San Diego Opera’s 2020 Lover’s Ball honored Carol Lazier’s contributions to the San Diego community and…

Tea by the Sea

Photography by Carol Sonstein

Tea by the Sea Judith Brucker Tea by the Sea Andrew, Shari and Sabrina Pomeroy Tea by the Sea Kathleen Kane-Murrell and Jacklyn Schaedler Tea by the Sea Chio and Valerie Kundisova Tea by the Sea Michele Schlecht For the sixth year in a row, St. Madeleine Sophie’s Center partnered with the Marine Room for Tea by the Sea. This…

Mainly Mozart

Photography by Vincent Andrunas

Mainly Mozart Chris and Pat Weil with Sue and Steve Hart Mainly Mozart Judy and Aubrey Burer and Jo Ann Kilty Mainly Mozart David Linde, Gayle Fulbright, Cheryl Milana and Rolland Gerhardt Mainly Mozart Dr. Steve and Lynne Wheeler with Kathryn and Don Vaughn Mainly Mozart Tim and Rachel Mullen, Tracy Yeo and Steve Prestrelski Mainly Mozart’s fundraisers included an…

Jewish Family Services

Photography by Vincent Andrunas

Jewish Family Services J.J. Surbeck, Marjory Kaplan and Mary and James Nierman Jewish Family Services Tammy and Larry Hershfield Jewish Family Services Dr. Andy and Paige Pennock with Vicki and Dr. Art Perry Jewish Family Services Mimi Lee, Sheri Hallis, Sylvia Liwerant and Jenny Meiselman Jewish Family Services Sarah and Megan Edwards with Andrew and Jenna Hoffman Guests enjoyed the…

Culture & Cocktails

Photography by Carol Sonstein

Amy Coker and Anna Vanderslice Nazilla Afshari and Ali Razaghzadeh Jesse Wood and Caryn Hoffman Tyson and Rachel Crawford Crystal Balk and Elsa Ordaz Claire Brady and Diana Chiquete Mindy Collings and Rosalina Paz Amber Brown, Michelle Williams and Kristen Wessel Shari Baum, Stacy Tyree and Stephanie Kroop Isaac Martinez, Elsa Flores, Elizabeth Gil and Yecenia Covarrubias Enzo Romero, Madhvi…

Global Casino Night

Photography by Vincent Andrunas

Jenna MacEwen, Nikki Appleton, Rachel Cilk Alyssa Cryder, Christina Ryan, Brittany and Drew Garvin Alyssa Cryder, Christina Ryan, Brittany and Drew Garvin Michael Dale, Shannon Appleton, Carly Silverstein Grant Merkel, Brigette Larson, Tory Fleming, Francis Arias Dena Ralston, Kayla Ralston Michelle Perkins, Katie Barnes, Julie Devine, Jess Eystad Michelle Perkins, Katie Barnes, Julie Devine, Jess Eystad Sarah Davis and Cassidy…

Del Mar Thoroughbred Club

Photography by Vincent Andrunas

Bill McNally, Hugh Bancroft, Connie McNally, Jenny Craig Emma Olsen, Taylor Cottle, Marie Ciprari, Tatum Schlossberg Kim Truitt, Neda Noorani, Kim Smart Jillian Cessna, Scott Crouch Joe and Barbara Harper and Bill Thomason Katherine Faulconer, Bob White, Mayor Kevin Faulconer Katherine Faulconer, Bob White, Diane Bell Olivia Foster, Mark Schoemann and Maddeline Frey Olivia Foster, Mark Schoemann and Maddeline Frey…

Masterpiece in Morocco

Photography by Vincent Andrunas

Patti Judd, Christina Jordan, Lynne Doyle and Nancie Geller Mike and Kathleen Schearing, Jody and Rick Lemoine Ludvina Nevarez, Tonya Mantooth, Kristi Pieper, Nayda Locke Margaret and Dan Dudas, Carrie O’Brien (PoP assistant treasurer) Lou and Judy Ferrero, Judy and Duffy Keys Harvey and Sheryl White with Karen and Don Cohn Micki Olin, Katherine and Mayor Kevin Faulconer, Toni Bloomberg…

5 Easy-Growing Colorful Flowers

Out favorite simple-care flowers to get you growing

1/5Marigolds So yellow they named a color after them, marigolds grow quickly from seed, like full sun and bloom in spring, summer and fall. 2/5Zinnias These bright and round flowers bloom in red, orange, yellow, pink and white shades, attract butterflies and have moderate water requirements. 3/5Nasturtium Get those salad bowls ready: Nasturtium produce edible flowers and leaves, grow quickly…

USO Stars & Stripes Gala

Photography by Vincent Andrunas

Dan Moore, Diane Clark, Dixie and Ken Unruh Maxwell and Katie Bush, Katherine and Robert Barton Jessica Cline, Zandra Rhodes Bob and Donna Allan, Marilyn and Kim Fletcher Gary Sinese and Ernest Rady : George and Helene Gould, Richard and Arlene Esgate, Stephanie Brown, Reena Horowitz, Jeanne Jones Richard and Jeri Rovsek, Abigail and Lt. Col. Philip Peche Paul Robinson…

Yacht Party

Photography by Arlene Ibarra

Alyssa and Stuart Newman and Nancy Tabling Sarai Mora, Chantel Briann and Victoria Gonzales David Padilla, Stewart Gill, Terrence Griffin, Andre Kwan and Alex Muñoz Tyler Adkison and Jenna Powell Inga Liden Mashad and Maryam Nazerian Anadel Montero, Larissa Miller and Andrea Lopez Susie and Jim Dumas Ian Gutierrez and Klifton Semo Alyssa and Stuart Newman and Nancy Tabling Alyssa…

Candlelight Soiree

Photography by Carol Sonstein

Terry and Heath Fox Michael and Cathy Maywood Cathy Maywood Michael Maywood Pat Miller Ashley Sottostanti, May McConkey, Stella Mae and Lanuti and Spencer Lanain Susie Piegza Susan Vandendriesse and Tom and Lucy Jackson Michael Bradbury, Wendy Nash and Weston Anson Joy and Jeff Kirsch Susan Harris and Roz Dietrich Dex and Carolynn La Pierre with Beverly and George Cole…

Dine for Design

Photography by Vincent Andrunas

Susan Harvey, Michelle Wintersteen, Jessica Schuster Rachel Moriarty, Annette Thornquest, Treci Smith Kasey Harvey, Monty Coulapides, Isaac Coulapides John and Amanda Joslin, Paul McRae, Karen Arden Kimberly Collier, Robyn Weller Amanda Cameron, Lindsey McDonald, Hanin Smith, Marissa Dubolino, Sara Miller Sean Ceponis, Jennifer Cruz Bibay Alyce Lopez, Leslie Crosby, Karla Sanchez-Renfro, Elvia Munoz-Hernandez Liz McAllister, Bailey Bishop, Lindley Favor, Kaylee…

Start a Simple Kitchen Garden Now

Our green-thumb guide to a kitchen-ready backyard transformation

Kait Schulhof of A Clean Bee works in her new kitchen garden. Photo by Gary Payne. Now that I am the ripe age of 31, many of my friends are getting “settled”—marrying, having kids and buying homes. Because I’m known as the “plant guy,” I get a lot of questions about setting up their backyard gardens. One of my childhood…

Seal Family Foundation

Photography by Carol Sonstein

Kristy Schubert, Merridee Book and Tiffany Todd Alisa and Eddie Russell Sue and Michael Bullock Sharene Manneh Nicole and Brent Gleeson Amy and Ben Ives Amy Ives and Natasha Wojtkielewicz Rebecca Negard Jessica Tompane and Brittany Moore Brian and Michelle Mirandon, Wendy and Jim Guscette and Bree and Ron Bornstein Harry Leonhardt, Kelly Wade and Heather and Jim Skeen Shawna…

A New PATH

Photography by Carol Sonstein

John and Patti Coburn with John Micetich John and Patti Coburn with John Micetich Matthew and Elizabeth Bruhin Anna Caldwell Lori Vagner and Ken Khoury Steve and Shirley Murphy with Verna Antonio and Hank Murphy Kelly and Bill Persky Bruce and Barbara Pevney Barbara Pevney Bernie and Connie Sharpe Kla-Bada Roberson Gretchen Burns Bergman and Grace Conlee Micetich Mary Jo…

Bags & Baubles

Photography by Vincent Andrunas

Rachel Rothstein, Danae Davis and Cini and Ira Robb Rita Hannah, Marie Green, Maria Delgado Missy Cameron (event chair), Patti Lass, Geena Jordan, Sandie Lampe Bernadette Bach, Maggie Watkins, Sophia Alsadek, Dee Ammon Holli Lienau, Janet Lawless Christ, Sue Ellen Leroy, Susan Muha and LaDonna Monsees Sandra Orendain, Juliann Ford, Marcella Johnson, Elle Veino Jordan Davis and Dana Kenney Mary…

Art of Fashion

Photography by Vincent Andrunas

Patti Judd, Micki Olin, Arlene Esgate and Michaela Lynott Carrie O’Brien, Barbara McColl, Julie Sarno and Christina Maggiora Judy Ferrero and Judy Keys Merridee Book, Sara Napoli, Clarice Perkins and Mikki Nooney Lisa Kaufmann, Madeline Maggiora, Kathryn Vaughn and Kristi Pieper Sarah King, Laura Applegate and Christina Jordan Lola Green, Dee Ammon, Marie Hijazi, Pam Wagner Andrea Bennett Gardner, Christy…

Scripps Mercy Ball

Photography by Bob Ross and Carol Sonstein

Lois and Dr. William Stanton with daughter Lisl Stanton Mara and Dr. Thomas Buchholz Michelle and Tony Jackson and Dr, Harminder Sikand Tim and Jane Kennedy June Komar, Dr. Carol Salem, Dianne Jacob and Dr. Megan Hamreus Allen and Kathleen Glick Sister Mary Jo Anderson and Terrence Caster Rich Rios, Anda Zhau, Scott Woltman and Susie Tietjen-Woltman Maureen and Charlie…

Celebrating Couture 2019

Photography by Carol Sonstein

Bonnie Wright and Diane Busch Dee Ammon and Kristy Pieper Cindy Martin and Leah and Evelyn Lamden Shannon Azcaiturrieta and Whitney Principi Vicki Ziegler Denise Hug Maggie Bobileff and Denise Hug Diane Stocker, Fern Murphy and Madeline Pavel Roxi Link, Judy Burer, Cristull Hasson, Taylor Miller and Carol Hanson Pam, Karen and Kiki Stafford, Whitney Principi and Lani Marcos Tina…

Apollo 9 50th Anniversary

Photography by Vincent Andrunas

James Kidrick, James McDivitt, David Scott, Rusty Schweickart and Mark Larson Jane van Praag, Aili McGregor, Laurie Girand and Kathryn Garman Randy Schweickart, Danica Remy and Genevieve and Steve Jurvetson Jon and Shannon Hamby with Alan and Rick Baca Tim Shields, Kim Klett and Robbie and Alan Johnson Ron Roberts, Madeleine Pickens and John Matty Ron Roberts, Madeleine Pickens and…

Cocktails and Conversation with Thom Filicia

Photography by Jenny Siegwart

Event Attendees Event Attendees Event Attendees Thom Filicia with the DRC San Diego Team Natasha Minasian ( Principal at DRC), Thom Filicia, Pamela Kellogg ( Principal at DRC), John Pigg ( Vanguard VP of Sales) DRC Principals Pamela Kellogg, Warren De Young, and Mrs. De Young   Thom Filicia with the Designers Resource Collection (DRC) San Diego team Designers Resource…

Go Red for Women

Joan Embery, Robin Tharp Nordhoff and Nikki Clay Martha Dennis, Susan Hoehn, Reena Horowitz and Jeanne Jones Ronne Froman Blue, Sherry Ahern, Rodger Dougherty, Angie Lasagna and Stephanie Brown Linda Howard, Chris Bryant, Peter Cooper, Lynelle Lynch Lori DeMaria, Dr. Howard and Barbara Milstein, Hema Lall and Dolly Woo Cindy Marten and Debra Schwartz Monika Damani, Sallie Whitton and Sunny…

Lover’s Ball

Photography by Vincent Andrunas

Peter and Peggy Preuss, Sarah B. Marsh Rebelo and John Rebelo Peter Farrell, Sarah B. Marsh Rebelo Don and Stacy Rosenberg, Andrea Puente Catan and Peter Farrell Bill and Evelyn Lamden, Joyce Gattas and Jay Jeffcoat Peter Shavitz and Carolyn and Edward Parrish Soo Lerche and David Bennett Dakota Amber, Dr. Roger Mills, Zandra Rhodes, Katie Mills and Dr. Linda…

Spotlight

Photography by Vincent Andrunas

Jonathan Bailey, Doreen Schonbrun, Larry Baza, Sharon Whitehurst-Payne and Russ Sperling Dr. Mickey and Marsha Shahon with Susan and Richard Ulevitch Dr. Mickey and Marsha Shahon with Susan and Richard Ulevitch Phyllis Epstein, Pradeep Khosla and Barbara Bry Pradeep Khosla, Cindy Marten, Doreen Schonbrun, Denny Sanford and Amie Mitchell Cindy Marten, Denny Sanford and Amie Mitchell Jonathan Bailey, Doreen Schonbrun…

Glitter in the Air

Photography by Vincent Andrunas

Jim and Ellen Moxham with Gwynn and Brian Thomas John and Carrie O’Brien with JJ Fetter and John Reichel Harry and Valerie Cooper Chase and Mindy Joslin with Sabrina and Martin Khalaf Carol Chang and Amee Alagiri Barbara Malone, Frances Golden and Bob and Tommi Adelizzi Barbara Malone, Frances Golden and Bob and Tommi Adelizzi Tom and Rosemary Rodger Anne,…

Human Dignity Award Breakfast

Photography by Vincent Andrunas

Cassandra Clady and Tara Turner Dinah Goodspeed, Erika McBride, Victoria Thomas and Lisa DaSilva Tony Russell, Ples Felix and Azim Khamisa Erika McBride, Victoria Thomas and Lisa DaSilva Michael Smyth and Katherine Nathan Watkins, Jenica McClure and Byron Wear Rafael Castellanos, Josie Flores-Clark and Ron Morrison Rafael Castellanos, Sue Reynolds, Josie Flores-Clark, Maxin Rivera and Ron Morrison Douglas Shamburger, Barbara…

Discovery Night

Photography by Carol Sonstein

Phyllis and David Snyder with Martha Gilmer Tatiana Kisselev and David Brenner David Marchesani Colette Royston Lea Slusher and Andrew Danoff Grace Evans Cherashore Linda and Mario Sierra Todd Ray and Megan Donohue Harvey and Sheryl White Adela de la Torre, Joyce Gattas and Julia Brown Steve Bjorg, Krijn Van der Raadt, Kelly Abbott and Aaron Fullerson Ida Deichaite and…

Tea by the Sea

Photography by Carol Sonstein

Debra Emerson, Diane Hazard, Judy Mantle and Dee Ammon Lyn McDonald and Rita Vella Paul Bauman and Kristin King ABC_0045_72 Cali and Becky Williams Elaine Hall, Debra Kaye and Linda Balles Christina Pural Mary Thon, Aldona Shanklin and Maureen Knight Virginia Rodee Mary Davis, Anita Hakanson and Fiona Scott Teresa Aubert, Maureen King and Jeanne Jones Toni Whismas and Kim…

Noche Española

Photography by Vincent Andrunas

John Rebelo and Sarah B. Marsh-Rebelo with Diana and Elie Lombrozo Al and Armi Williams, Marina Baroff and Robert Kaplan Stacy Rosenberg, Joan Henkelmann, Linda Spuck and Alma Stjerne Richard and Susan Ulevitch, Juli Larsen and Jim Forbes Alberto and Nadin Benrey, Marion Braun and Ricardo Itzkowich Lucien Wolff and Kathryn Busch David Bennett Katarzyna “Kasia” Sądej Katarzyna “Kasia” Sądej…