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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…

Saje Natural Wellness Comes to Pasadena

Embrace natural healing with Saje Natural Wellness. This Canadian retail store provides 100% plant-derived and natural essential oils and base ingredient product…

Flowers “Made in the USA” – Why Some People Care

Only about 20 percent of all cut flowers sold in the United States are actually grown in the country, according to the U.S. International Trade…

Shopping 101: The Baby Shower

Baby showers are a time for celebrating new life coming into the world. Make it easy on the parents to be by…

Tightly Knit Community of Crafters Gather at Wollhaus

Images: Wollhaus Join a community of crafters at Pasadena’s only dedicated yarn and craft store, Wollhaus. Partners, Ulli Schober and Kathi Snodgrass, opened the store…

Pasadena Now’s Guide to Antique Shops

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

Handmade Shopping With A Cause This Spring at Jackalope Pasadena

Pasadena’s Central Park will play host for a third year to local handmade design as the Jackalope Indie Artisan Fair makes its return this April…

Doors Close on an Institution

Not many businesses today can say their doors opened in 1932 but in the case of Pasadena Rug Mart, it’s true. Alas,…

We Olive Reopened Today; Wine Bar Still Pending

After closing its doors for renovations, We Olive reopened on Monday, February 13 to help fill Pasadena’s need for quality olive oil. This charming store…

Family Floral Business Continues to Bloom in Pasadena

Although flowers themselves may have a finite shelf life, they happiness they bring lasts long after they’re gone. The enduring tradition of flowers is best seen in the annual Rose Parade but Pasadena’s love of flowers is truly a year round affair. Happy Rose Florist has been bringing blooms to Pasadena since 1991 when Nasser Zomorod transitioned from selling individual flowers in Old Pasadena to opening a flower store with his wife, Ulrike. Happy Rose Florist is now a family business run by the couple, their three daughters (all of whom are named after flowers), and other relatives. They are…

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