With the food holidays upon us, the memories of home and homecomings always include arriving to the smells of something delicious coming from the oven. I was particularly blessed because my mother made a career out of food. A waitress from the age of 14, Mom made it her life’s work to feed people. I think I can safely say she worked at every diner and eatery in Pasadena, from the lunch counter at Woolworth’s in the early 70’s to owning the Putter Inn at the Altadena Golf Course in the early 80’s. What I’m saying is Mom knows...Read More
Author: Lauren Holland
I promised a long time ago that I would write about the substandard insurance company that was legally bound to handle my not-so-recent auto crash claim. And then I delayed the excoriating exposé that I had imagined writing for purely selfish reasons. It all began on Sept. 19. That’s when I was T-boned. I thought I was going to have a bad day, and I was right. But six-months later, I still have not received full satisfaction from Robert Moreno Insurance Services (RMIS). I have not ever been “made whole,” as they say, and likely never will be. Having personally...Read More
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