Kinder Foundation Gift Accelerates Memorial Park’s Visionary Plan Kinder Foundation Gift Accelerates Memorial Park’s Visionary Plan

At  $70 million, Houston’s largest single parks grant will set the park on a more resilient course
Kinder Foundation is offering a $70 million grant to fast-track Mem­orial Park’s Master Plan, one of the nation’s largest and …

Houston Astros’ George Springer to Host Event for Camp SAY Houston Astros’ George Springer to Host Event for Camp SAY

Fourth Annual All-Star Bowling Benefit, July 8
The 4th Annual George Springer All-Star Bowling Benefit will be held Sunday, July 8 from 7-10 p.m. at Bowlmor Houston , located at 925 Bunker Hill Rd. in Houston.
Hosted …

Should There Be A Dog In The White House? Should There Be A Dog In The White House?

Six Breeds That Could Help Insure Domestic Tranquility
Dogs and the White House have a long and stirring mutual history. Herbert Hoover prowled the grounds with King Tut, his Belgian Malinois police dog. Franklin D. Roose­velt’s …

The Resort at Pelican Hill The Resort at Pelican Hill

Special Summer Events At A Most Special Southern California Locale
Text by Cheryl Alexander Photography courtesy of Pelican Hill
By the time summer arrives, Hous­tonians are ready to pack their bags and head off to a …

The Arts & Happenings July 2018 The Arts & Happenings July 2018

Broadway at the Hobby Center’s 2018-2019 Season
Broadway at the Hobby Center has announced the lineup of shows for its 2018-2019 Season. Tony Award® winners, premieres, and all-time favorites make up the new season of nine productions, …

MEMORABLE WEDDINGS –
Kelly and Jordan
MEMORABLE WEDDINGS – </br> Kelly  and Jordan

Text by Melanie Saxton Photos by Jonathan Ivy Photography
Kelly Seeker and Scottish transplant Jordan Breese are both Cy-Fair ISD high school alums and Texas A&M Aggies, but never met due to an eight-year age gap. …

On The Town with Jan Carson –
July 2018
On The Town with Jan Carson – </br>July 2018

– UNICEF Gala Houston
– LWI Fashion Show
– “Life Is An Adventure!”
– KICKSTART KIDS

Fashion – What’s in Stores Now –
July 2018
Fashion – What’s in Stores Now – </br> July 2018</br>

What to wear now and a look at new styles for the upcoming season.

Arts & Antiques by Dr. Lori – Outdoor Antiquing Tips Arts & Antiques by Dr. Lori – Outdoor Antiquing Tips

Plant Flora In Anything, From Typewriters To Teapots

Get Your Summer Beach Body Back Get Your Summer Beach Body Back

Numerous Non-Surgical Fat Reduction Techniques Are Now Available
By Judy Latta
Summer is here, and as the weather heats up, it’s time to dig out those swimsuits, tank tops and shorts. Trips to the beach and pool, …

HISTORICAL HOUSTON:
Houston Astrodome Earns Texas Historic Landmark Status
HISTORICAL HOUSTON:  </br>Houston Astrodome Earns Texas Historic Landmark Status

By Amy Ahlbrand Robinson, M.Ed
Beloved by generations of Houstonians, the Astrodome, a mid-century modern Houston icon, has been honored with a Texas Historical Marker.
“The Astrodome is the most important building in the history of Houston,” …

Houston City Scope July 2018 Houston City Scope July 2018

Young Texans are Going to College Thanks to $8.4 Million in HLSR Scholarships
Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo (HLSR) welcomed 423 Texas high school students to NRG Park for a special scholarship presentation on May 23 …

Discoveries July 2018 Discoveries July 2018

 
NAUTICAL FLAGS RUG BY CAPEL:
Anthony Baratta reworks a series of nautical flags in this vibrant patchwork theme.

NKBA Chooses Winning Kitchen Designs for 2018 NKBA Chooses Winning Kitchen Designs for 2018

Eye-Catching Aesthetics Combine With Functionality To Meet Clients’ Needs
The National Kitchen + Bath Asso­ciation (NKBA) has awarded 27 outstanding professional designers in its 2018 Design Competition. This year’s winners honor kitchens and bathrooms that “deftly …

10 Tips for Remodeling Your Bathroom 10 Tips for Remodeling Your Bathroom

By Joanna Fallon
Remodeling your bathroom can breathe new life in to your home. It might be as simple as in­stalling new cabinets and countertops or upgrading your shower and/or tub. You might, however, want to …

Summertime Paradise – Right in Your Own Backyard Summertime Paradise – Right in Your Own Backyard

Ideas To Transform Your Outdoor Living Space Into A Place You Never Want To Leave
By Cheryl Alexander
It’s finally summer, and while you may be ready to take the party outside, your outdoor living space may …

Sparkling, White and Rosé Wines Sparkling, White and Rosé Wines

All Winners For Summer Sipping
SPARKLING:
In a recent tasting of the Gloria Ferrer line (products of Friexenet, one of the largest producers of sparkling wine in the world), the following are all recommended:
Gloria Ferrer Sonoma …

Book Reviews July 2018 Book Reviews July 2018

SEWING SCHOOL QUILTS
The best-selling authors of the Sewing School series are back, introducing kids to the creativity of stitching patchwork, appliqué and quilts.Using dynamic how-to photos and step-by-step instructions written for ages 8-12, Amie Petronis …

BMW X1 and Toyota Highlander BMW X1 and Toyota Highlander

By Kelly Foss | mycardata.com
BMW X1 | STARTING PRICE: $33,900
The X1 is a subcompact SUV from the German auto manufacturer BMW. Like the other major automotive companies, BMW has developed a full suite of SUVs. …