Dani prepares for Miss California USA

The day after losing Miss California USA 2015, I woke, hit the gym, determined to return for Miss California USA 2016. When the opportunity to enter Miss San Diego Cities came along, I took it. Hearing my name announced, induced shock, thrill and gratitude. This time around I knew that my preparation for state needed change. I continued my gym routine, interview practice, and walking rehearsals, but felt frustrated…. Read more »


Pura D’or – Hair Care Secret

This year Pura D’or reached out to Dani Walker, Miss San Diego Cities USA 2015, regarding a product sponsorship. After speaking with company representatives they decided to donate hair care products to all of our 2015 titleholders and we are so grateful to have them as a sponsor! We were each given Pura D’or’s Gold Label Organic Argan Oil Based Anti-Hair Loss Shampoo, Healing Conditioner & Pure and Organic Argan Oil. We received the products in the begining… Read more »


Miss USA 2015 Predictions

Since our Miss San Diego Cities pageant is a prelim to Miss California USA, we thought it might be helpful and fun to analyze the performances from Wednesday night’s preliminary competition. Here is our Top 10 in no particular order: Alabama – We loved her walk, she looked great in swimsuit and loved her gown. Although it was a little short in the front, we feel the color and shape fit her well. She’s an… Read more »


Farewell from Miss San Diego Cities

When I was crowned Miss San Diego Cities a year ago, I never expected the year to turn out the way it did. I have felt so honored to be a part of an organization within a community that has been represented by so many incredible women before me. This year, I have had a multitude of opportunities to volunteer in my hometown of San Diego. Thanks to our awesome directors, Sierra, Maria, and Robin,… Read more »


Miss San Diego Cities Pageant Beauty Secrets

When I was asked to write a blog about my beauty secrets, all I could think was that my only secret is that I steal other people’s secrets! Honestly. This year, the Miss San Diego Cities Pageant provided me with incredible sponsors who have changed my life. Ahn from Ahn Skin and Beauty opened my eyes to a whole new world when she told me my eyebrows desperately needed help. Now I can’t… Read more »


Miss San Diego Cities at Miss California USA

Last month I had the opportunity to compete in the Miss California USA pageant in Long Beach. My first impression walking into our orientation meeting was noticing how stunningly beautiful all of the contestants were. My second impression was realizing that not only were they absolutely gorgeous, these women were driven, goal-oriented, intelligent, and all striving to be the best version of themselves possible. It’s incredibly humbling to walk into a group of powerful women… Read more »