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Celebrate the Spirit of the Holiday Season: Shop with AmazonSmile

The start of November means the the official start of the holiday shopping season! According to the National Retail Federation, consumers intend to spend an average of about $1,000 during this upcoming holiday season. That’s a lot of people purchasing a lot of things! Want…

The International Gem and Jewelry Show Coming Back to Pasadena

Diamonds are a girl’s best friend, and you can find lots of those and other jewels at this year’s International Gem and…

Trends in Business Telecommunications Make Life Easier, and Quite Often Cheaper

With the world of technology growing each day, our methods of communication have never been more varied. Yes, Unified Communication (UC) is here. Phone, email,…

Tie Dye: The Trend Without End Trending Higher Again

Do you know where tie-dye originates from? The colorful Japanese technique has been around for centuries, entering modern world wardrobes in the…

Fashion Mamas Mama Market Comes to One Colorado

Being a mom is a tough job. But being a working mom, in the fashion industry? Well, that requires some serious dedication. A number of…

Celebrate the Season with a Los Altos Thanksgiving Centerpiece

Fall Fundraising Centerpiece Co-chairs, Connie Sutherland and Jennifer Herzer (L to R) with a centerpiece. Members of Los Altos Auxiliary are creating…

After 85 Years in Business, Pasadena Rug Mart Will Close its Doors in July

One of Pasadena’s oldest and renowned family owned rug stores –the Pasadena Rug Mart–will close its doors on July 30 after 85 years in business.…

Pasadena You Should Visit Antique Shops

Out with the old, in with the … old? Pasadena is a prime location for historic furniture and collectible items. From craftsman…

Being a Dad Rocks! Salute Your Favorite Rock Star on His Day

Father’s Day is coming up, and you’re stumped, because he seems to have everything. Well, he might, but that doesn’t mean there isn’t something out…

Flowers for Mom

Celebrate Mom with flowers this Mother’s Day. The gift of flowers never goes wrong and, while individual preferences vary, these are the most popular types of flowers for mom. Roses are a safe choice for almost any occasion and Mother’s Day is no exception. Pink or yellow roses often express gratitude and make the perfect compliment to a springtime bouquet. Carnations are usually associated with motherhood and come in a variety of colors. They make get additions to bouquets or can be gifted on their own. Tulips are a springtime favorite and usually associated with new life. These cheerful flowers…

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