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Modern Moroccan Riad in River Oaks
April 1, 2015 – 9:20 pm | Comments Off

The entry boasts a stunning view to the home’s inner courtyard

Contemporary interpretation blends age-old design with Old World details

When Patrick and Pam Cohan decided they were ready to make a change in their living environment, they were motivated by a few factors. “We are now empty nesters and we wanted to create our forever home,” said Pam, “and we desired a different aesthetic altogether.” Read the full story »

“Houston’s Largest Home Tour”
Returns for April
April 1, 2015 – 9:15 pm | Comments Off
“Houston’s Largest Home Tour”  </br>Returns for April

More Than 100 New-Home Models Will Be Open In 10 Communities
The Johnson Development Corp. (JDC) is opening hundreds of doors citywide this April for “Houston’s Largest Home Tour,” combining home tours with public events that …

Shop to Support the American
Heart Association
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Shop to Support the American </br>Heart Association

Shopping Card Offers Discounts At Hundreds Of Toparea Retailers And Restaurants April 24 – May 3
The American Heart Association’s highly anticipated Shop With Heart Card shopping and dining fundraising event presented by the Heart Guild …

Florescence Returns to the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, April 28-29
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Florescence Returns to the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, April 28-29

One Of The Nation’s Largest Flower Shows Sanctioned
By The Garden Club Of America
One of the nation’s largest competitive flower shows, Florescence, returns to Houston on Tuesday, April 28, and Wednesday, April 29. Presented by River …

Get Ready for the 8th Annual Texas Bands, Brews & BBQ!
April 1, 2015 – 9:15 pm | Comments Off
Get Ready for the 8th Annual Texas Bands, Brews & BBQ!

BBQ And Boot Scootin’ Country Music Highlight May 2 Fundraiser To Support Ronald McDonald House
By Elizabeth Anthony
What better way to spend your Saturday evening than enjoying Texas’ favorite country music bands and limitless award-winning BBQ? …

Houston Arts & Happenings
April 1, 2015 – 9:15 pm | Comments Off
Houston Arts & Happenings

Mark your calendar for upcoming activities and charitable events

MEMORABLE WEDDINGS
Kristen & Ryan
April 1, 2015 – 9:05 pm | Comments Off
MEMORABLE WEDDINGS </br>Kristen & Ryan

Text by Melanie Saxton | Photos by Elise Bennett Photography and Molly Blair Photographer
Ryan Yoho and Kristen Marino’s wedding can best be described as a festive fusion of Katy and Cajun! Ryan is a Cinco …

Houston People and Events, On The Town, Jan Carson April 2015
April 1, 2015 – 9:03 pm | Comments Off
Houston People and Events, On The Town, Jan Carson April 2015

Jan Carson reports on Socials, Parties, and Events in Houston!

Fashion – What’s in Stores Now
April 1, 2015 – 8:57 pm | Comments Off
Fashion –  What’s in Stores Now

Latest fashion trends!

Outlook on Accents
April 1, 2015 – 8:55 pm | Comments Off
Outlook on Accents

Adding “Just The Right Touch” To Your Home
By Melanie Saxton
A room filled with furniture is one thing, but a living space artfully decorated with accents is quite another! Interior environments need a blend of textures, …

Arts & Antiques by Dr. Lori
Making Old Stuff New Again
April 1, 2015 – 8:50 pm | Comments Off
Arts & Antiques by Dr. Lori</br>Making Old Stuff New Again

Consider Repurposing That Keepsake

There are many DIY projects and repurposing options when it comes to antiques, but right off the bat, I want to warn you to know the value of your keepsakes, heirlooms, and treasures before your start repurposing.

Gardening: 10 Steps to Easy-Care Beds and Borders
April 1, 2015 – 8:44 pm | Comments Off
Gardening: 10 Steps to Easy-Care Beds and Borders

Eco-Friendly Plants Save Gardening Effort
Garden beds and borders, artfully filled with a colorful tapestry of flowers and foliage, are very much back in vogue. But unlike the traditional perennial beds and borders, which were labor …

the Editor’s Picks … Linda Anderson, editor & publisher April 2015
April 1, 2015 – 8:35 pm | Comments Off
the Editor’s Picks …  Linda Anderson, editor & publisher April 2015

MY FAVORITES:

-Jeff Guidry and His Eagle
-Spinach, Mushroom & Feta Crustless Quiche
-No-Bake Chocolate Egg Nest Cookies

Houston City Scope April 2015
April 1, 2015 – 8:34 pm | Comments Off
Houston City Scope April 2015

Civic and residential news
developing in our city

Your Risks for Bone Loss
April 1, 2015 – 8:33 pm | Comments Off
Your Risks for Bone Loss

Diseases And Conditions That Can Lead To Osteoporosis
There are many health problems that may increase your chance of getting osteoporosis. If you have any of the following diseases or conditions that can cause bone loss, …

HISTORICALLY HOUSTON
The San Jacinto Monument
April 1, 2015 – 8:33 pm | Comments Off
HISTORICALLY HOUSTON<br /> The San Jacinto Monument

by Amy Robinson 
San Jacinto Day will be celebrated on Tuesday, April 21. When the San Jacinto Monument was
dedicated on April 21, 1939, to the “Heroes of the Battle of San Jacinto and all others who …

Discoveries: Unique finds for your home and lifestyle April 2015
April 1, 2015 – 8:27 pm | Comments Off
Discoveries: Unique finds for your home and lifestyle April 2015

Unique finds for your home and lifestyle

Book Reviews
April 1, 2015 – 8:15 pm | Comments Off
Book Reviews

New releases with something for everyone

Celebrating Spring in Los Cabos
April 1, 2015 – 8:10 pm | Comments Off
Celebrating Spring in Los Cabos

Mexico’s Premier Destination For First-Rate Fun And Year-Round Sun
By Elizabeth Anthony
If you’re looking for a sun-drenched springtime destination featuring ethereal beaches, lush accommodations, superb dining, great sport fishing, stunning golf courses and more, Los Cabos …

Dr. Madaiah Revana and His Wines
April 1, 2015 – 8:05 pm | Comments Off
Dr. Madaiah Revana and His Wines

In The Top Echelon Of Wine Celebrities
There are attorneys, businessmen and physicians who dip their toe into the wine business. Dr. Madaiah Revana has gone all in.
His first foray came in 1997 when he decided …

Volkswagen Golf and Chevy Colorado
April 1, 2015 – 8:00 pm | Comments Off
Volkswagen Golf and Chevy Colorado

See the new Volkswagen Golf and Chevy Colorado

Carverdale BBQ Spot Lives On Through Namesake
March 1, 2015 – 9:15 pm | Comments Off
Carverdale BBQ Spot Lives On Through Namesake

Despite Changes, An Eatery Serves The Community
For Nearly 50 Years
By Joel Weckerly
The small eatery that sits on the 5500 block of N. Gessner Drive was built nearly 50 years ago with students in the Fairbanks …