A Taste of Travis: Chicken en Escabeche

Chicken en Escabeche From Rick Bayless’s Frontera Restaurant 5 tablespoons olive oil 2medium white onions, sliced 1/8-inch thick 5large garlic cloves, peeled and halved 3 carrots, peeled and sliced thinly on the diagonal 2cups shiitake (or other full flavored) mushrooms, stemmed, caps sliced 1/8-inch thick (optional) 3cups chicken broth 1/4cup cider vinegar 2sprigs fresh thyme… Read More

Hi Aquatera! I am so Glad to be Back!!!

Hi Aquatera! I am so glad to be returning to the team! As some of you might know, I was on the Aquatera team through November 2014 and got promoted to our brand new property in East Village, “Urbana”. It was an exciting adventure to work at our newest addition to our portfolio and I… Read More

What’s Going on in San Diego during the month of June?

Summer Fun in June! (Brought to you by Amanda Bowman) June 5th -is the Kick-Off for a Summer of fun in Del Mar! Check out the famous Fair that features many musical and talent performances, dance-offs, and a 5k sports run! As with many county fairs, check out the amazing animal exhibits. There are also… Read More

Three Types of Carbs and their effect on your body

By: Kyle Carpenter     One of the most misunderstood aspects of any diet is the subject of carbs and how to incorporate them. Carbs are often categorized as good or bad, but it is not necessarily this simple. Everyone needs to have carbs included in their diet, as they are the body’s natural source… Read More

Aquatera Residents Get All of Their Energy from the Sun

Aquatera, a 254-unit eco-friendly apartment community that opened in 2009, is taking its EcoLiving lifestyle to a new level with a solar energy installation that allows its residents to get 100 percent of their energy from the sun. Each apartment unit also features smart NEST thermostats so residents can control the power use in their… Read More