Discoveries May 2015 Discoveries May 2015

DORIS LESLIE BLAU
One of the more vibrant Swedish (Sverige) flat weaves in the Doris Leslie Blau collection, the rug features a gray overall frame­work forming enlarged solid red diamond shapes along the sides with light …

Fresh Way to Fiesta Fresh Way to Fiesta

Sweet Ideas For Cinco De Mayo Celebrations
Cinco de Mayo is the perfect opportunity to indulge in Mexican-inspired dishes, dips and drinks. This year, put a tangy twist on your festive favorites with a refreshing new …

Book Reviews May 2015 Book Reviews May 2015

STUNNING STATS
Infographic Guide to Literature presents unique, witty and surprising details about literature, from Shakespeare and Austen to Nabakov and Orwell, to George R. R. Martin and E. L. James. With fascinating stats and all …

Even More Summer Fun at The Woodlands Resort! Even More Summer Fun at The Woodlands Resort!

$75 Million Renovation Transforms Family-Fun Destination
The Woodlands® Resort & Conference Center’s all-encompassing $75-million plus expansion and renovation, completed at the end of 2014, is transforming the already-acclaimed Resort into a premier family-fun destination in the …

Great Values at All Prices Great Values at All Prices

Some Almost Too Good To Be True!
White Wines
Meiomi Chardonnay 2013 — I don’t usually quote the winery, but these comments from the back label are right on: 49 percent Santa Barbara County, “exotic spice and …

BMW i8 and Chrysler 200 BMW i8 and Chrysler 200

See the new BMW i8 and Chrysler 200

Modern Moroccan Riad in River Oaks Modern Moroccan Riad in River Oaks

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 …

“Houston’s Largest Home Tour”
Returns for April
“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
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 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! 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? …

The Arts & Happenings Apr 2015 The Arts & Happenings Apr 2015

GO RED FOR WOMEN LUNCHEON, APRIL 21
The American Heart Association (AHA) will host the 2015 Houston Go Red for Women® Luncheon on Tuesday, April 21 at Hotel ZaZa, 5701 Main Street in Houston. The annual …

MEMORABLE WEDDINGS
Kristen & Ryan
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 …

On The Town with Jan Carson April 2015 On The Town with Jan Carson April 2015

April is the month for spring flowers, Easter celebrations and a couple of my favorite events. One is the annual “Go Red for Women” luncheon to raise awareness and funds to fight heart disease, the …

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

Latest fashion trends!

Outlook on Accents 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
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.

the Editor’s Picks … Linda Anderson, editor & publisher April 2015 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 Houston City Scope April 2015

MEMORIAL HERMANN PREVENTION & RECOVERY CENTER CELEBRATES “GO TEXAN DAY”
Leaders and staff at Memorial Hermann Prevention & Recovery Center (PaRC) enjoyed kicking off this year’s rodeo on “Go Texan Day” with the trail riders. Matt …