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A Chat with Page Parkes A Chat with Page Parkes

A busy mom and talent agent adds reality TV to her schedule

Old and New on Display on the Fredericksburg Holiday Home Tour, Dec. 1 Old and New on Display on the Fredericksburg Holiday Home Tour, Dec. 1

Houses on the tour are from three different centuries

ONE on ONE with HOUSTON Chefs Monica Pope & Chris Shepherd ONE on ONE with HOUSTON Chefs  Monica Pope & Chris Shepherd

“Houston’s food scene is unique because of the many cultures that rub up against each other here.”

Wie Geht’s! It’s Oktoberfest! Wie Geht’s! It’s Oktoberfest!

Dirndl dresses and lederhosen optional as communities celebrate the German festival season
In a state boasting approximately 2.5 million citizens who claim a Germanic heritage, it’s no wonder Oktoberfest is a much-loved annual event. In Germany, …

Houston Heights Holiday Home Tour
“Carols by Candlelight” set for Nov. 30-Dec. 1
Houston Heights Holiday Home Tour</br>“Carols by Candlelight” set for Nov. 30-Dec. 1

The Reed home is a traditional Louisiana cottage that features a door surround that was salvaged from New Orleans’ Mercy Hospital after Hurricane Katrina. Photos by Michael Ramos of Ramos Photography.
Mark the calendar for “Carols …

Form, Function, Comfort, Family…and Philanthropy
The Pink Ribbon House® 2012 has it all
Form, Function, Comfort, Family…and Philanthropy</br>The Pink Ribbon House® 2012 has it all

Houston’s sixth Pink Ribbon House®, a designer showcase home built to “raise the roof” for breast cancer research at The Lester and Sue Smith Breast Center at Baylor College of Medicine (BCM), did just that. Established in 2003 by the Breast Center Advisory Council
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Fun Fare with Food Trucks Fun Fare with Food Trucks

 
From traveling taquerias to gourmet hot dogs, the mobile food craze has hit
By Melanie Saxton
With 1,400 food trucks in Houston, the comforting tastes of “home” come alive in personal ways. “If there’s an ethnicity, there’s …

A Baylor University Sports Retrospective A Baylor University Sports Retrospective

It’s been a whirlwind of wins for Baylor teams in a nail-biting six months!

Designers Renew Commitment to Pink Ribbon House Designers Renew Commitment to Pink Ribbon House

Home tours set for weekends of April 27 and May 4

Rick Brinneman and the Collection of a Lifetime Rick Brinneman and the Collection of a Lifetime

By Melanie Saxton
Photos by Visage Photography
Rick Brinneman has been a car nut since he was 6 years old. At 15 he bought his first car with his own money. By the time he graduated high …

At 41, Cy-Fair’s Sherry Hale has the No. 1 ranking in 4.0 tennis singles in Texas At 41, Cy-Fair’s Sherry Hale has the No. 1 ranking in 4.0 tennis singles in Texas

Game, Set, Match — and State Champ!
By Melanie Saxton
As a wife, mother and busy court reporter, Sherry Hale still found time to fuel her passion for tennis. She began dabbling in 2000, playing in …

A Conversation with Lyle Lovett A Conversation with Lyle Lovett

With deep roots in Klein and a love for country living, he talks of family, faith and his music.

ONE on ONE with HOUSTON Chefs Robb Walsh & Bryan Caswell ONE on ONE with HOUSTON Chefs Robb Walsh & Bryan Caswell

“Houston’s food scene is unique because of the many cultures that rub up against each other here.”

“My Most Memorable Valentine’s Day” “My Most Memorable Valentine’s Day”

By Cheryl Alexander
When it comes to Cupid’s arrow, sometimes his aim is hit or miss. Some of Houston’s most recognizable sweethearts share their most memorable Valentine’s Day stories that are sure to warm your heart.
 
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Sculptor Edd Hayes Honors the Fallen in Life-Size Art Sculptor Edd Hayes Honors the Fallen in Life-Size Art

By Melanie Saxton
Two local soldiers to be memorialized in “The Way Home”
In 1998 he was named the Official Texas State Sculptor. For the last 20 years his large, outdoor monuments have been featured all over …

Aiming Cupid’s Arrow Aiming Cupid’s Arrow

By Cheryl Alexander
Songs, movies and poems to put you in the mood for love
Valentine’s Day is approaching, romance is in the air and we’re all in the mood for love — whether we actually have …