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2014 

South Pasadena CA Petal Pushers And The So Pas Rose Parade Float 2015   Another visit to a location just behind the South Pasadena War Memorial Building revealed more progress on the city’s self-built float entry for the 126th Annual Tournament of Roses Parade on Thursday, January 1, 2015.   Sout...
12/29/2014
South Pasadena CA Tournament of Roses Parade Float Update Jan 01, 2015   The countdown to January 1, 2015 is here and it will soon be time for the 126th Annual Tournament of Roses Parade(better known as the Rose Parade).   This is an update of the city of South Pasadena’s entry into the parade.  ...
12/28/2014
It Felt A Little Like Kitschmas   Yes, I know there’s a more significant meaning behind Christmas.   Really, I do know.     I understand the origination   But sometimes, it’s good to laugh.   A few years back when the kids in the family were just about out of their teens,   We stopped doing mass ...
12/27/2014
Why I Disagree With Suze Orman on the Subject of Gift Cards   It was the Saturday before Christmas   I was alone with my thoughts and Suze Orman on CNBC   Now I know Ms Orman has some detractors   But, I think I can pick and choose my advice from many different sources.   I was kinda half-listeni...
12/26/2014
How About Some Awesomesauce?       The holiday season came bring some unexpected gifts….   It can be found at a cocktail party or a family gathering   Sometimes…   It’s the gift of knowledge   Like some Awesomesauce.   Awesomesauce is what I said….after sheepishly asking and repeating the word(an...
12/25/2014
Merry Christmas - 2014     Christmas is not a time nor a season, it is a state of mind. To cherish peace and goodwill, to be plenteous in mercy, is to have the real spirit of Christmas Calvin Coolidge   Silent Cal, as President Coolidge was often referred, may have been a man of few words -- defi...
12/24/2014
Christmas Traditions Can Be Anything But Traditional An earlier version of this post was published on December 26, 2013               Ah, snow on the ground and a scene right out of a Currier and Ives print are hallmarks of the Christmas season for many.   I grew up in Southern California in the ...
12/24/2014
Out of The Closet in Pasadena     Even though it’s a donation   It feels a little selfish   After all, I am opening up space in my house -- closets and cupboards and cabinets   I always thought I lived pretty simply   Minimalism to the extreme some might say   But stuff happens   And although it ...
12/22/2014
Arcadia CA Fashion Park Villas Townhomes Market Update December 2014   This is a market update for the Fashion Park Villas townhome complex as of December 21, 2014..  Located in the city of Arcadia which is within the San Gabriel Valley of Los Angeles County, Fashion Park Villas is located on Hun...
12/22/2014
Azusa CA | Crystal Canyon Condo Owners May Want To Consider Selling   With low inventory and increasing sales prices, Crystal Canyon condo owners who have been thinking of selling may want to consider selling.      The popular Azusa complex features 228 single level condominiums and two story tow...
12/21/2014
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