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Ulla Anobile Hummus

Ulla’s Hummus »

I put more tahini in my hummus than you’ll find in store bought, and enough garlic to keep the vampires away, and lemon juice and a bit of cumin and cayenne. And, of course, olive oil. Usually there’s paprika on top to make it pretty, but I seem to have...

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Eat & Drink

Poppy Cake

Poppy Cake »

Sierra Madre native Brittainy Turnquist had to settle on northern California in order to persuade her East Coast man to move west. After they met and then graduated in 2005 from the CIA—the Culinary Institute of America situated in Hyde Park, New York along the Hudson River between Poughkeepsie and the home of...

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Kid Stuff

Polearms, Daggers & Medieval Grappling!

Polearms, Daggers & Medieval Grappling! »

Pasadena Central Libary is looking for a fight, though it shall be quite civilized and educational. On July 26th, teens may participate in a Swordscholar event learning German and Italian long sword styles, sword and shield, polearms, dagger, and medieval grappling. Swordscholar “teaches Historical European Martial Arts (HEMA)” and is...

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Home & Garden

Ferns & Exotic Plants

Ferns & Exotic Plants »

In front of Ayres Hall this weekend, visitors will be deluged with a superabundance of ferns and exotic plants at the Los Angeles International Fern Society‘s Annual Fern & Exotic Plant Show & Sale. Vendors at the L.A. Arboretum will have dozens of different plants for sale, along with garden-related items....

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Talk of Our Towns

SparkleBlob »

SparkleBlob

It’s being called an “Art Action.” SparkleBlob is the creation of Julianna Parr and is characterized as an arts and performance collective. On Saturday, August 2nd, they are...

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Naughty, Bawdy Puppets »

Naughty, Bawdy Puppets

Here’s what naughty puppets do after you put the kids to bed. (Time Out New York) Bawdy blast from Kermit’s evil cousin. (Sun-Herald) PUPPET UP! – Uncensored consists...

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Jordi and Co. - Event Planning and Seasonal Decor

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The Restaurant »

The Restaurant

As soon as she hears his key click, the sound of the bolt moving, and the door opening, she wipes her wet hands on her faded flowered apron...

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Creative Types

Ellen Snortland & Gloria Gartz »

Ellen Snortland & Gloria Gartz

The Women’s City Club of Pasadena was founded 70 years ago by Gloria Gartz who also donated the historic Blinn House to the cause. Gloria Gartz proved herself...

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Good Deeds

Isidore’s E-Waste Collection »

Isidore’s E-Waste Collection

Don’t know what to do with that outdated cell phone; Dad’s old Dell PC; the half a dozen chargers that no longer fit any device in your home; or...

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Darrel Done


Maude Woods - Opening October 22nd in Pasadena

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Le Mieux: It’s the Serum »

Le Mieux: It’s the Serum

We Googled peptides and were redirected to Wikipedia (naturally). Reading the definition for peptides, we recognized the words “biological, molecules, bond, and amino acid. We did not recognize the words oligomer, polysaccharides, amyloid beta, or every third word. Luckily, we found a site that broke it down: peptides are proteins. They are natural or synthetic. Most peptides [...]...

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Events

Artisans’ Union: Family »

Artisans’ Union: Family

We have all gotten that ambiguous invite to a friend’s show and arrive having no idea what we’re walking into. For The Artisans Union, that’s a good thing. AU, is different than your typical theater experience. The group, a team of established writers, actors, comedians, dancers, musicians, poets, improvisors and more revive the spirit of [...]...

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Summer Wicked Lit: The Doll »

Summer Wicked Lit: The Doll

Set in 1931 England, The Doll tells the story of Jane Joska and Miss O’Brien, two dutiful caretakers within the home of the beleaguered Colonel Masters. When young Monica is given a package that arrives mysteriously at their doorstep, a force enters the house that turns their quiet little world upside down. (Official text) Unbound Productions, which has offered [...]...

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Whoop & Alley-Oop with the Four Preps »

Whoop & Alley-Oop with the Four Preps

Though the band began with Bruce, Glen, Ed, and Marvin and now consists of Bruce, Bob, Skip, and Michael, The Four Preps still harmonize and comprise a vocal quartet that will erase—momentarily—all images of twerking or the contemporary sounds that some folks of a particular age and era may have a hard time acknowledging as music. The [...]...

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History Buff

Family History: Finding Yours »

Family History: Finding YoursHow did the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints corral the market on genealogy research? “One of the LDS Church fundamental tenets: that deceased family members, especially ancestors, can be baptized by proxy, as well as receive...

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What We're Reading

The Amado Women »

The Amado WomenFrom its shocking opening to its dream-like ending, Désirée Zamorano’s The Amado Women dishes out secrets, lies, and hurts as fast as we can gobble them up. Mercy, the family matriarch, rules over her three...

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Photo Op.

A Stroll Through the Langham »

A Stroll Through the LanghamWe attended Pasadena Magazine‘s Women in Business Awards at the Langham Huntington Hotel last month and was moved, motivated, and inspired by the three panelists: Chanel Boutakidis of Five Acres, Andrea Herz Payne of Aid Still Required, and Pasadena resident Amie Satchu of Foundation for Living Beauty. Unsurprisingly, the event was even more enjoyable, and funny,...

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Altadena Blog

Altadenablog is now AltadenaPoint

Altadenablog is now AltadenaPoint

Our new website is up live, and this one will no longer be updated. Go...

Jan 22, 2014 / More »

The Public Eye

Serene at the seminar

Serene at the seminar

Reporter Serene Branson, a migraineur herself, emceed a recent seminar on migraine research at Huntington...

Jun 13, 2012 / More »

Pas. Daily Photo

Wilma Acts As If

Wilma Acts As If

Act As If: Stumbling Though Hollywood With Headshot in Hand is my book of essays...

Jul 21, 2014 / More »

Pasadena PIO

Mystery History

Mystery History

Where are we? And what’s happening? The first person to guess correctly will win lunch...

Jul 22, 2014 / More »

Vroman's Blog

Congrats to Edan Lepucki on her new book and wonderful event!

Congrats to Edan Lepucki on her new book and wonderful event!

Last night, we had the absolute pleasure of welcoming Edan Lepucki to our store for...

Jul 10, 2014 / More »

JPL Blog

Dawn’s Downward Spiral to Reveal New World Views

Dawn’s Downward Spiral to Reveal New World Views

By Marc Rayman As NASA’s Dawn spacecraft makes its journey to its second target, the...

Jul 1, 2014 / More »

A Pasadena Latina

Father’s Day 2014

Father’s Day 2014

Em Sedano shared this detail from El Castillo de Chapultepec, Juan O’Gorman’s pantheon mural – in...

Jun 15, 2014 / More »

Chaos Chronicles

The College-Bound Chronicles Podcast 120: SAT Shake-Up and Gap Year Update

The College-Bound Chronicles Podcast 120: SAT Shake-Up and Gap Year Update

New podcast posted! Breaking news in the college admissions world.. The College-Bound Chronicles 120: SAT...

Mar 17, 2014 / More »

KPCC Blogs

When civilian flight paths collide with hostile territory

When civilian flight paths collide with hostile territory

Two people stand a the El Al Airlines ticket desk at Terminal 4 in John...

Jul 23, 2014 / More »

Eastsider LA

Eastside Property: Geodesic dome life on Mt. Washington

Eastside Property: Geodesic dome life on Mt. Washington

Photo from Redfin.com MOUNT WASHINGTON — For those house hunters who are not into fussy...

Jul 23, 2014 / More »

Glimpses of S. Pas.

So Many Things to See in Only 3 Square Miles…

So Many Things to See in Only 3 Square Miles…

Here are just a few of my glimpses of South Pasadena.  Please see the post...

Jul 21, 2014 / More »

Eat-LA

Mohawk Bend

Mohawk Bend

WHY In a vintage, 10,000-square-foot theater space, Mohawk Bend boasts an enviable selection of craft beers and one of the nicer patios in...

Jul 22, 2014 / More »
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