Volunteerism and Generosity Fuel The Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo™ Volunteerism and Generosity Fuel The Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo™

Chairman Jack Lyons Has Given His Time And Effort Since 1981
By Mara Soloway
The Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo™ will welcome visitors from March 7-26 with its well-established array of attractions, entertainment and special events – …

Arts, Houston, April 25-26 Florescence Returns to the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, April 25-26 Florescence Returns to the Museum of Fine

Images courtesy of Museum of Fine Arts.
Dive Into One Of The Nation’s Largest Competitive Floral Shows
For the past few months, gardeners and floral enthusiasts around the country have been preparing for the opening of Florescence, …

The Arts & Happenings March 2017 The Arts & Happenings March 2017

RIVER OAKS GARDEN CLUB’S 82ND ANNUAL AZALEA TRAIL
Celebrate the arrival of Spring in Houston at River Oaks Garden Club’s 82nd Annual Azalea Trail, “Blooms of Spring in Full Swing,” Friday – Sunday, March 10-12, 11 …

MEMORABLE WEDDINGS –
Amanda and Robert
MEMORABLE WEDDINGS – </br> Amanda and Robert

They met and fell in love on a cruise, and years later became engaged on a cruise. True to a theme of “romance on the water,” Chelsey Hill and Christian Bradshaw exchanged vows at Paradise Cove at Lake Grapevine on Oct. 8, 2016.

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

The Glamorous Gilded Age will be re-imagined at the April 7th “Café Society Soiree” benefiting the Baylor College of Medicine’s Dan L. Duncan Comprehensive Cancer Center. The Briar Club will be transformed into the “Stork …

Fashion – What’s in Stores Now – March 2017 Fashion –  What’s in Stores Now – March 2017

DOLCE & GABBANA– Mini Sicily Tote in white and navy leather.

Home Furnishings are Going “Green” Home Furnishings are Going “Green”

Pantone’s 2017 Color Of The Year Evokes The Renewal That Comes In Spring
By Mara Soloway
Have you noticed an abundance of home furnishings in showrooms and interior design studios in a fresh shade of yellow-green? Here’s …

Kitchens That Cook Kitchens That Cook

Creating A Culinary Space
Text by Cheryl Alexander
Kitchen designs are as varied as the cooks who use them. Some are so lackluster that even the thought of cooking in them can stifle any craving. Others, however, …

Easy To Grow Dahlias Easy To Grow Dahlias

Plan Now For Spectacular Summer Blooms
By Melinda Myers
Photos by Longfield-Gardens.com
Dahlias provide some of the garden’s biggest and most spectacular blooms. The flowers come in a rainbow of colors and many different styles and sizes, and …

Arts & Antiques by Dr. Lori – Wonderful Wall Designs Using Antiques Arts & Antiques by Dr. Lori – Wonderful Wall Designs Using Antiques

 
Lori Verderame on Google+

Dr. Lori Celebrity Ph.D. antiques appraiser, author and award-winning TV personality, Dr. Lori hosts antiques appraisal events worldwide. Dr. Lori is the star appraiser on Discovery Channel’s Auction Kings, History Channel’s The …

Dental Implants Dental Implants

The Next Best Thing To Natural Teeth
By Judy Latta
A strong, healthy smile can do wonders for your confidence and is critical to your overall health and well-being. Unhealthy and missing teeth can interfere with eating, …

Fewer Than Half of Americans Recognize Controllable Factors That Affect Cancer Risk Fewer Than Half of Americans Recognize  Controllable Factors That Affect Cancer Risk

More cite unproven factors as a cancer cause than recognize obesity and other established risk factors
More Americans attribute stress and other unproven factors as those leading to cancer than recognize that alcohol, processed meat and …

Houston City Scope March 2017 Houston City Scope March 2017

COOKING UP A CURE
More than 300 guests were treated to delectable delights from Houston’s top chefs at the second annual Cooking up a Cure event on Jan. 19 benefiting the Food Allergy Program at Texas Children’s …

Discoveries March 2017 Discoveries March 2017

FEATHERS WALL ART
Good design is the result of many things. Original design breaks all notions of what is possible. At Phillips Collection, they thrive on the unexpected, bringing to market new concepts that are expertly …

Book Reviews March 2017 Book Reviews March 2017

MY LIFE IN DESIGN
Few individuals in the last century have had such a wide-reaching influence on the way we live our lives than Sir Terence Conran – from how we decorate our homes to our …

A New List for a Shopping Spree of Wine Treasures A New List for a Shopping  Spree of Wine Treasures

The Top 20 Percent Of More Than 300 Wines Recently Tasted 
Having written about one famous wine family in the January and February issues (see online at houstonlifestyles.com/category/wine-reviews-by-denman-moody/, I am seriously behind in wine recommendations. Of more …

Genesis G80 and Toyota Corolla iM Genesis G80 and Toyota Corolla iM

GENESIS G80 | Starting Price: $41,000
Genesis is the relatively new luxury car brand from Hyundai. The new G80 is one of the first models to be offered. So now Hyundai/Genesis is similar to Toyota/Lexus or …

Magnificent Seven Magnificent Seven

Large Family’s Eclectic Style Defines Luxury Home
For several years, Mark and Melissa Flores lived in what might be considered a traditional “cookie cutter” suburban family home. Their values and life were structured around what was …

A SUPER CITY HOSTS The Super Bowl A SUPER CITY HOSTS The Super Bowl

Houston Gets First-Class Rankings From Outside And From Those Who Know It Best
By Mara Soloway
Houston will host Super Bowl LI on Feb. 5 at NRG Stadium. This most watched of annual sporting events in the …

Rice University’s Shepherd School of Music Rice University’s Shepherd School of Music

Ground-Breaking In September For New Music And Opera Building
Rice University’s Shepherd School of Music plans to break ground on a new music and opera building in September, pending completion of the funding initiative. The …