Glimpses of S. Pas.


To Your Health

To Your Health

The raw food people tell us that the secret to health and longevity is consumption of copious amounts of uncooked, unprocessed vegetables and fruits. Paleo eaters maintain that our hunter/gatherer genes require animal protein, lower carbohydrates and, yes, some of those raw, unprocessed vegetables. Then again, the Aruvedic experts chime in with advice to make […]

Stumbling Over Brilliance

Stumbling Over Brilliance

Do you think nature gets irritated that we take beautiful things like this for granted? I mean, really … just look at this flower! Inspiration. It’s right under our feet. Read the Full Story at Glimpses of South Pasadena

The Castle Next Door

The Castle Next Door

South Pasadena’s historical Raymond Hotel is only a memory, but Pasadena’s Castle Green reminds us of our region’s whimsical and opulent past. Built in 1898 as annex to the world famous Hotel Green, the Castle Green is a 7-story Moorish delight. At the turn of the last century, San Gabriel Valley residents and tourists could […]

Supermoon over SoCal

Supermoon over SoCal

While the official Supermoon of 2012 occurred last night, tonight’s almost-full moon will be pretty spectacular, too. (Go outside and look up tonight!) Read the Full Story at Glimpses of South Pasadena

Temptation

Temptation

The only way to get rid of temptation is to yield to it… –Oscar Wilde Read the Full Story at Glimpses of South Pasadena

The Most Fabulous Lawn in the Entire World

The Most Fabulous Lawn in the Entire World

I don’t know who lives here, but every spring when this shocking lawn starts blooming I imagine the owner must be someone like RuPaul or Angelyne or, heck, maybe even Strawberry Shortcake. One thing is certain: they’re in the pink. Literally! I love it. Read the Full Story at Glimpses of South Pasadena

Cruising

Cruising

I’ve seen this car cruising in South Pas before, but never had a camera handy to get a shot of it. I got lucky the other day and noticed it on Huntington when I was headed toward the Santa Anita Mall in Arcadia. Who me? Obsessed with vintage cars? Nah. I like to think of […]

Magic Hour (Continued)

Magic Hour (Continued)

Are you sick of palm trees yet? Sick of golden pink skies? Too bad! With the incredible sunset light of late, I just can’t help myself. For those of you paying attention, yes, I completely spaced out about this month’s City Daily Photo Theme Day. (Don’t blame me, I’m dazed from staring into the setting […]

all dirt and rocks

all dirt and rocks

“If you see a whole thing – it seems that it’s always beautiful. Planets, lives… But up close a world’s all dirt and rocks. And day to day, life’s a hard job, you get tired, you lose the pattern.” –Ursula K. Le Guin Read the Full Story at Glimpses of South Pasadena

Camphor Tree: macro

Camphor Tree: macro

Ah, beautiful camphor trees. The shade is amazing, the leaves smell like Vicks Vapo Rub, the berries are parrot food and the bark is worthy of a photo. (So here’s one.) Read the Full Story at Glimpses of South Pasadena

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Maude Woods - Opening October 22nd in Pasadena

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Camelot and Vine

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