A Pasadena Latina


Spring

Spring

Spring beckons.   If we are lucky we find her Indoors at Baby Showers, Outside on our porch, Surrounded by the perfume of an acre full of wistaria Or in the color of the clothes worn by vendors at the Wistaria Festival. If we are ready, new beginnings also come in the form of four [...]

Spring

Spring

Spring beckons.   If we are lucky we find her Indoors at Baby Showers, Outside on our porch, Surrounded by the perfume of an acre full of wistaria Or in the color of the clothes worn by vendors at the Wistaria Festival. If we are ready, new beginnings also come in the form of four [...]

Spring

Spring

Spring beckons.   If we are lucky we find her Indoors at Baby Showers, Outside on our porch, Surrounded by the perfume of an acre full of wistaria Or in the color of the clothes worn by vendors at the Wistaria Festival. If we are ready, new beginnings also come in the form of four [...]

Leading the Way since 1912

Leading the Way since 1912

There are a couple of days during the year when I find it easiest to write. Any day that is connected to my family and those days that are set commemorate events or organizations that have had a deep and positive impact on my life.   Today I celebrate Girl Scouts birthday.   When I [...]

Community Organization of Pasadena for Advancement in Education

Community Organization of Pasadena for Advancement in Education

The other day I wrote about Mrs. López de Lowther.  In addition to the accomplishments I mentioned in the earlier post, I could add that she was involved with the redevelopment (RDA) in the City of San Gabriel.  Part of her accomplishments in that capacity was to make sure that the adobe that is a [...]

By, for, and about our stories

By, for, and about our stories

History, her story, our story. WE have so many stories to share; sometimes it’s cool to have the larger links in our stories highlighted and other times it’s great to have the focus on a particular group.  Our experience in the 20th Century, our experience as women in the 20th century. March is Women’s History [...]

By, for, and about our stories

By, for, and about our stories

History, her story, our story. WE have so many stories to share; sometimes it’s cool to have the larger links in our stories highlighted and other times it’s great to have the focus on a particular group.  Our experience in the 20th Century, our experience as women in the 20th century. March is Women’s History [...]

By, for, and about our stories

By, for, and about our stories

History, her story, our story. WE have so many stories to share; sometimes it’s cool to have the larger links in our stories highlighted and other times it’s great to have the focus on a particular group.  Our experience in the 20th Century, our experience as women in the 20th century. March is Women’s History [...]

By, for, and about our stories

By, for, and about our stories

History, her story, our story. WE have so many stories to share; sometimes it’s cool to have the larger links in our stories highlighted and other times it’s great to have the focus on a particular group.  Our experience in the 20th Century, our experience as women in the 20th century. March is Women’s History [...]

Casa Martínez, más y más

Casa Martínez, más y más

Sometimes I’m really good about remembering anniversaries.  Sometimes.  Last week I had an anniversary that was meaningful and I forgot all about it.  On February 28, 1998 I taped the first show of Casa Martínez, Música y Más.  My first guest was the great mezzo soprano and television host,  Suzanna Guzmán.  Second guest was the [...]

Maude Woods - Opening October 22nd in Pasadena

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