A Frosty Morning in Southern California

A Frosty Morning in Southern California

As I start this little story, it’s raining outside my window.  It’s been raining for several days here in Southern California. I’m not complaining because the rain brings snow to the Sierra Nevada Mountains.  That’s a good thing.  It also briefly brings

Rare Books in Pasadena, CA

Rare Books in Pasadena, CA

There’s something about books that I can’t resist, and old books have a special appeal.  I attended the Rare Books Los Angeles event at the Pasadena Convention Center last week. Although I wasn’t buying, 

Pasadena Rose Parade Floats

Pasadena Rose Parade Floats

New Year’s Day and Pasadena are synonymous, which results in crowds camping overnight, lining the streets, and preparing to see the granddaddy of parades.  The Rose Parade, like much of Pasadena, is