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  • Center of Attention

    Center of Attention

    Transform your dining table during the holidays with these expert tips By Kamala Kirk A stunning and festive table setting is one of the most important elements for holiday entertaining. Not only does it help to set the mood and ambiance of the special occasion, but it also makes guests feel more welcome in your … Continue reading “Center of Attention”

  • Made in the Shade

    Made in the Shade

    Chris and Jill Yensen change lives with Long Valley By Christina Fuoco-Karasinski Chris and Jill Yensen were working in the golf and software industries, respectively, when they decided to make a life change.  Within a month, the couple married and founded Long Valley Solar Shades in 2005.  “We lived in a mountain resort, 100 miles … Continue reading “Made in the Shade”

  • Wild Parrot

    Wild Parrot

    Taproom is new roost for fresh brew By Frier McCollister The flock of wild parrots who roar across the city every dawn and dusk are loud and green, and they fly in pairs.  The last note aptly applies to the creators and founders of Pasadena’s latest craft brewery and taproom, Wild Parrot Brewing Company, which … Continue reading “Wild Parrot”