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Hill Country Comfort With Urban Refinement
July 1, 2014 – 9:25 pm | Comments Off

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Towne Lake, of Houston-based Caldwell Communities, was selected by Morning Star Builders as the location of a new Southern Living Custom Builder Program Showcase Home. The showcase home built by Morning Star Builders and located in Water’s Edge, the prestigious custom home neighborhood within Towne Lake, is valued at more than $1.3 million. Read the full story »

The Arts & Happenings
July 1, 2014 – 9:15 pm | Comments Off
The Arts & Happenings

Mark your calendar for upcoming activities and charitable events

Texas Medical Center Legacy Makers – The Cullen Family
July 1, 2014 – 9:10 pm | Comments Off
Texas Medical Center Legacy Makers – The Cullen Family

More Than 150 Years Of Influence In Houston And Texas
The affluent and iconic Cullen family has been making Texas and Houston a better place for all, for over 150 years. Yet, as this family and …

Vintage Medals Meet Modern Flair
July 1, 2014 – 9:05 pm | Comments Off
Vintage Medals Meet Modern Flair

KATIE Design Jewelry Is An On-Trend Inspirational Hit
By Florene King
Once upon a time in 2005, an interior designer named Katie Scott was experiencing some notable success in her professional life. Her personal line, KATIE Design, …

Fashion Designer Jonathan Blake
July 1, 2014 – 9:05 pm | Comments Off
Fashion Designer Jonathan Blake

Building A Following With A Little Help From His Friend, Carolyn Farb
By Alexandra Hamilton
Three years ago, Jonathan Blake had a dream to become a fashion designer. After graduating from the Houston Art Institute, he had …

MEMORABLE WEDDINGS
Blaire & Andrew
July 1, 2014 – 9:05 pm | Comments Off
MEMORABLE WEDDINGS </br>Blaire & Andrew

Photography by Anna Sneed
After two-and-a-half wonderful years of togetherness, Blaire Elizabeth Schuetz and Andrew James Coakley planned a dream wedding that would officially unite them as a couple – and as a ready-made family. With …

Houston People and Events, On The Town, Jan Carson June 2014
July 1, 2014 – 9:03 pm | Comments Off
Houston People and Events, On The Town, Jan Carson June 2014

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

Fashion
July 1, 2014 – 8:57 pm | Comments Off
Fashion

Latest fashion trends!

Kitchen Winners! Outstanding kitchens from the
2014 Kitchen & Bath Industry Show
July 1, 2014 – 8:55 pm | Comments Off
Kitchen Winners! Outstanding kitchens from the </br>2014 Kitchen & Bath Industry Show

The National Kitchen & Bath Association (NKBA) revealed this year’s 18 category and 11 specialty award winners at an exclusive awards ceremony on the eve of the 2014 Kitchen and Bath Industry Show (KBIS®).
The frontrunners of the …

Dr. Lori Discovers Venus and other recent notable appraisals
July 1, 2014 – 8:50 pm | Comments Off
Dr. Lori Discovers Venus and other recent notable appraisals

Lladro: The Spanish Collectible

Top Trends in Hardwood Flooring
July 1, 2014 – 8:44 pm | Comments Off
Top Trends in Hardwood Flooring

No More “Shades Of Brown Only” — Today’s Flooring Is All About Color
Wider planks. Darker colors. Richer tones. And more natural looks that showcase wood’s inherent textures and grains. These are just a few of …

the Editor’s Picks … Linda Anderson, editor & publisher July 2014
July 1, 2014 – 8:35 pm | Comments Off
the Editor’s Picks …  Linda Anderson, editor & publisher July 2014

MY FAVORITES:

-Chopsticks Feeding Squirrel-like Kitten
-Easy Summer Appetizers Feta with fresh herbs.
-Red, White & Blue Cupcakes Edible Decorations for 4th of July!

Houston City Scope
July 1, 2014 – 8:34 pm | Comments Off
Houston City Scope

Civic and residential news
developing in our city

HISTORICALLY HOUSTON
High Water Days
July 1, 2014 – 8:33 pm | Comments Off
HISTORICALLY HOUSTON<br /> High Water Days

By Story Sloane III
If you have lived in Houston for any period of time, the issue of flooding will be something you are familiar with. I have lived here all of my life and realize …

Be Comfortable in Your Own Skin
Skin Rejuvenation And Resurfacing
July 1, 2014 – 8:32 pm | Comments Off
Be Comfortable in Your Own Skin</br>Skin Rejuvenation And Resurfacing

Enhancing Your Appearance With Skin Rejuvenation And Resurfacing
By Judy Latta
In the early 16th century, as legend has it, Juan Ponce de León embarked upon a quest to find the fabled “Fountain of Youth.” Tales of …

Discoveries
July 1, 2014 – 8:27 pm | Comments Off
Discoveries

Unique finds for your home and lifestyle

Book Reviews July 2014
July 1, 2014 – 8:15 pm | Comments Off
Book Reviews July 2014

New releases with something for everyone

Wake Zone Luxury Houseboats
July 1, 2014 – 8:10 pm | Comments Off
Wake Zone Luxury Houseboats

By Cheryl Alexander
Each summer season brings families to the beautiful shores of Lake Ouachita. Nestled in the heart of the Ouachita National Forest less than two hours’ drive from the capital city of Little Rock, …

Separating the Best Values
July 1, 2014 – 8:05 pm | Comments Off
Separating the Best Values

By Denman Moody
Author, The Advanced Oenophile
theadvancedoenophile.com
The last three or four months have given me palate fatigue — almost. Out of close to a thousand wines tasted, about 20 percent of them are excellent values in …

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