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Spoiling guests is an art form at this home in The Heights

Ahh, to be a pampered overnight houseguest, snoozing beneath sumptuous, fine linens. Your hosts insist that you make yourself at home. The kitchen is at your disposal. And how about hanging out on the front porch after dinner for a glass of wine and conversation? Read the full story »

“What Happened Today?” “What Happened Today?”

The Collective Cover Project Exhibition At HCCC
This fall, Houston Center for Con­temporary Craft (HCCC) presents What Happened Today?, an exhibition of newly created works by Arizona-based fiber artist, Ann Morton. Through two large-scale installations, Morton …

The Arts & Happenings The Arts & Happenings

Mark your calendar for upcoming activities and charitable events

MEMORABLE WEDDINGS
Fionna & Dakota
MEMORABLE WEDDINGS<br>  Fionna & Dakota

Text by Melanie Saxton  Photos by Ryan Bumgarner Photography
They both grew up in Houston, went to the same Presbyterian church camps and swam competitively for club swim teams that regularly raced each other. It seems …

Fashion – What’s in Stores Now Fashion –  What’s in Stores Now

Latest fashion trends!

What’s Underfoot in Laminate Flooring What’s Underfoot in Laminate Flooring

A consumer guide to this popular option for your home

Arts & Antiques by Dr. Lori
Toys that Inspire Art and Fashion
Arts & Antiques by Dr. Lori<br>  Toys that Inspire Art and Fashion

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Dr. Lori, Celebrity Ph.D. antiques appraiser, Dr. Lori hosts antiques appraisal events worldwide. Dr. Lori is the star appraiser on Discovery channel.   Visit www.DrLoriV.com, www.Facebook.com/DoctorLori, Lori Verderame on Google+or call (888) 431-1010.
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Plan the Right Pool for Your Living Style Plan the Right Pool for Your Living Style

Consider Many Options Before Making Your Backyard Investment
By Merry Wise
Planning a custom swimming pool and/or spa for your specific environment and style of living is similar to planning your home and fashion styles — you …

the Editor’s Picks …
Linda Anderson, editor & publisher
September 2015
the Editor’s Picks …  <br />Linda Anderson, editor & publisher</br>September 2015

MY FAVORITES:

– Rescued Baby Hummingbird
– Coconut Lime Rice
– Pecan Pie Cookies

Houston City Scope Houston City Scope

Civic and residential news
developing in our city

Elaine Turner Promotes Breast Cancer Awareness Elaine Turner Promotes Breast Cancer Awareness

Designer Will Donate Percentage Of Sales Of BCA Collection To MD Anderson Cancer Center Through Dec. 31
Luxury lifestyle brand Elaine Turner has announced the launch of its Breast Cancer Awareness Month campaign starting on Oct. …

Learning About Leukemia Learning About Leukemia

Leukemias are cancers that start in cells that would normally develop into different types of blood cells. Most often, leukemia is a cancer of the white blood cells, but some leukemias start in other blood …

Not Smiling About Your Smile? Not Smiling About Your Smile?

Options exist for treating unattractive, misaligned
and missing teeth
By Judy Latta
One of the first things people notice when they meet you is your smile. A big, bright, picture-perfect smile conveys the appearance of warmth, happiness, youth …

HISTORICALLY HOUSTON
Welcome to Guandi’s Temple – A Mystic Sanctuary of Asian Cultures in Houston
HISTORICALLY HOUSTON<br /> Welcome to Guandi’s Temple – A Mystic Sanctuary of Asian Cultures in Houston

 
 
By Dr. Teresa Tomkins-Walsh
Visiting the Texas Guandi Temple can be a journey into a mystical world of Asian cultures. Within the iron gates surrounding the temple are stone statues of ancient figures and temple dogs. …

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