Houstonian Selected for PBS Digital Innovators Program Houstonian Selected for PBS Digital Innovators Program

Krissy Venosdale Of The Kinkaid School Is One Of 52 Educators Across The U.S. Recognized As Classroom Changemaker
Houston Public Media has an­nounced that Krissy Venosdale, a Fort Bend County resident and the innovation coordinator …

The Arts & Happenings July 2017 The Arts & Happenings July 2017

RECIPE FOR SUCCESS EXPANDS POPULAR SUMMER CAMPS, JUNE-AUGUST
Recipe for Success has expanded its 2017 summer camp schedule to include hands-on farming and a Girl Scout Journey hosted at its new urban farm in Sunnyside. The …

Moody Gardens Kicks Off Summer with a Big Splash Moody Gardens Kicks Off Summer with a Big Splash

Palm Beach Opens And New Aquarium Pyramid Treasures Are Revealed
Guests are invited to kick off their summer with a splash at Moody Gardens with the recent openings of Palm Beach and the newly renovated …

On The Town with Jan Carson –
July 2017
On The Town with Jan Carson – </br>July 2017

Happy July 4th! If you’re heading to Galveston for some beach time, don’t forget the kid-friendly attractions at Moody Gardens. The newly renovated Aquarium Pyramid will fascinate as you explore the 1.5 million-gallon home to …

Fashion – What’s in Stores Now –
July 2017
Fashion –  What’s in Stores Now – </br> July 2017</br>

GUCCI – Dionysus medium leather shoulder bag with crystal hand-embroidered bee applique.
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Arts & Antiques by Dr. Lori – Yard Sales Have Become Big Business Arts & Antiques by Dr. Lori – Yard Sales Have Become Big Business

Lori Verderame on Google+
Dr. Lori Celebrity appraiser Dr. Lori Verderame is an author, international columnist, and award-winning TV personality who stars on History channel’s The Curse of Oak Island and Discovery’s Auction Kings. With a …

Americans Spend More Than $15 Billion on Aesthetic Procedures for First Time Ever Americans Spend More Than $15 Billion on Aesthetic Procedures for First Time Ever

Record-Breaking Figures Tied To Broad Array Of Procedural Offerings, Healthy Economy And Competitive Workforce
The American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS) reports that Americans spent more than $15 billion on combined surgical and nonsurgical aesthetic …

HISTORICALLY HOUSTON
When Vinyl Was Cool
HISTORICALLY HOUSTON<br> When Vinyl Was Cool

By Amy Ahlbrand Robinson
The teenage refuge of the 1950s and ’60s was the “record shop.” Stevens Records and Radio Shop, located on Kirby Drive near Rice University, was one of the first places Houstonians heard …

Houston City Scope July 2017 Houston City Scope July 2017

SEAN BURNETT NAMED VP OF MARKETING AT HCA GULF COAST DIVISION
Sean Burnett, MBA, has joined HCA Gulf Coast Division as vice president of marketing. Burnett is responsible for setting and executing digital and traditional marketing …

Discoveries July 2017 Discoveries July 2017

LARGE BRONZE BETTY PENDANT
With a contemporary silhouette and bronze finish, this chandelier is a stunning addition to your dining room or kitchen island. Features 14 lights encased in glass bulbs and hangs 8 feet from …

Beauty and Function Meet in Winning Kitchen Designs Beauty and Function Meet in Winning Kitchen Designs

Annual NKBA Competition Honors Outstanding Professional Designers
More than 20 individuals were honored across six main kitchen and bath categories and six specialty categories in the 2017 NKBA Design Competitions. Entries were judged based on the …

The Art of the Outdoors The Art of the Outdoors

Create Elegant Ambiance With Water, Fire, Sculpture And Lighting
By Merry Wise
Adding art to your outdoor space can take your home to a whole new level of elegance. Consider adding the elements of water and …

Book Reviews July 2017 Book Reviews July 2017

THE LOW-FODMAP SOLUTION
FODMAPs – Fermentable Oligosaccharides, Disaccharides, Monosaccharides and Polyols – are all carbohydrates that are poorly digested in the intestine, which in turn causes IBS. In The Low-FODMOP Solution, Cinzia Cuneo provides a diet …

Excellent Values from Recent Tastings Excellent Values from Recent Tastings

By Denman Moody
 

A New List For A Memorable Shopping Spree
WHITE WINES:

Ferdu Bianco Veronese IGT 2013 — 100% Garganega. A great value, these grapes are hand-picked and dried for 40 days to reduce water and …

Chrysler Pacifica and Nissan Rogue Sport Chrysler Pacifica and Nissan Rogue Sport

Chrysler Pacifica | Starting price: $29,000
By Kelly Foss mycardata.com
Minivan sales tend to be quite steady over the years due in part to several specific capabilities that some families need and that other vehicles don’t offer. …

A Bayou View A Bayou View

Typically, life’s most significant events are marked by significant changes. In the case of this homeowner, the death of her husband and adjusting to life as a widow in her 80s meant making a big move — not only to a new city, but also into a place considerably smaller than her former home —

Thornwood Gallery Brings Fine Art to River Oaks District Thornwood Gallery Brings Fine Art to River Oaks District

Its Second Location Showcases Unique Works And International Flair
By Mara Soloway
Zelma Legendre, Thornwood Gallery’s owner and founder, felt that the upscale setting of River Oaks District with its national and international clientele was the ideal …

“Paw-terest” – Your Pet Photos! “Paw-terest” – Your Pet Photos!

Our favorite purr-fect pet photos from readers.

The Arts & Happenings June 2017 The Arts & Happenings June 2017

HOUSTON EXOTIC AUTO FESTIVAL & LUXURY LIFESTYLE E-X-P-O, JUNE 4
The 2017 Houston Exotic Auto Festival & Luxury Lifestyle E-X-P-O will be held at NRG Center, Hall B, One NRG Park, in Houston on Sunday, June …