Make the Cooler Weather Work in Your Landscape Make the Cooler Weather Work in Your Landscape

These No-Sweat Fixes Bring Year-Round Benefits
Fall is the landscaper’s secret weapon. It is the best time of year to fix problems or make wonderful things happen in the garden. Here are some tips on how …

the Editor’s Picks … Linda Anderson, editor & publisher November 2015 the Editor’s Picks … Linda Anderson, editor & publisher November 2015

MY FAVORITES:

– Hello Says the Dog!
– Rosemary Sweet Potato Stackers
– Pumpkin Rolls

Houston City Scope November 2015 Houston City Scope November 2015

UH Special Collections Hosts Archives from Houston’s Blues History
Thanks to the University of Houston, music aficionados can revisit the career of the late B.B. King, as well as those of other bluesmen who performed and …

Texas Fresh Juice Focuses on
Organic and Healthy
Texas Fresh Juice Focuses on </br>Organic and Healthy

Offering Wellness In A Glass

Drink fresh. Feel Good. The motto of Texas Fresh Juice expresses co-owner Marita Pratt’s philosophy behind the organic juicery now open in Sienna Village. She talks more about her business and …

What is Alzheimer’s? What is Alzheimer’s?

What We Understand Today
Alzheimer’s is a type of dementia that causes problems with memory, thinking and behavior. Symptoms usually develop slowly and get worse over time, becoming severe enough to interfere with daily tasks.
ALZHEIMER’S AND DEMENTIA …

Living With Diabetes Living With Diabetes

What To Know About The Threat Of Hypoglycemia
There is no cure for diabetes, but it can be managed. Balancing the food you eat with exercise and medicine (if prescribed) will help you control your weight …

HISTORICALLY HOUSTON Kathy Whitmire
Houston’s Candidate of Firsts
HISTORICALLY HOUSTON Kathy Whitmire<br />  Houston’s Candidate of Firsts

By Dr. Teresa Tomkins-Walsh
In 1977, when Kathryn “Kathy” Whitmire became the first woman to win public office in Houston, she opened an expansive path of firsts in local government. As City Controller from 1978-1982, Whitmire …

Discoveries Nov 2015 Discoveries Nov 2015

NEW YORK BOTANICAL GARDEN PEONY PLATE
This Oscar de la Renta for The New York Botanical Garden salad plate features a peony print Oscar handpicked from the Garden’s private collection of rare 18th and 19th century …

Books Reviews November 2015 Books Reviews November 2015

 
THE PIT STOP
Plants from Pits by Holly Farrell shows you how to grow a range of fruit and vegetables from pits that you might otherwise toss into the trash. Farrell offers guidance to growing more …

Mayakoba, the Venice of the Yucatan Mayakoba, the Venice of the Yucatan

Mayakoba offers eco-friendly family fun in Riviera Maya
By Elizabeth Anthony
Mayakoba is located in romantic and picturesque Riviera Maya, Mexico’s foremost beach destination fronting the Caribbean Sea and only a short 40-minute drive from Cancun International …

Wines from Around the World Wines from Around the World

From New Zealand, Europe and the United States

Ford Mustang and Jeep Renegade Ford Mustang and Jeep Renegade

Starting Price $24,000
By Kelly Foss
mycardata.com
Ford Mustang
It’s no small thing that the Ford Mustang turns 50 this year. As America’s “pony car,” the Mustang has come to symbolize freedom and the open road and has inspired …

DONE RIGHT DONE RIGHT

With over 40 years experience in floor cleaning, Done Right is able to provide you with the best cleaning services available. Their success is based on a few solid principles that they enthusiastically endorse: – …

CASTLE FURNITURE DESIGN CENTER CASTLE FURNITURE DESIGN CENTER

Castle Furniture Design Center proudly displays the finest Italian leather, marble and contemporary collections you can find in Houston. There are unique modern pieces in bedroom, dining room and living room collections. Please see store …

SERVICE EXPRESS SERVICE EXPRESS

The company specializes in Indoor Air Quality, air duct sanitization and cleaning, using the latest and most powerful industrial strength technology available. They use HEPA negative filters and gas vacuums to clean your vents, returns, …

HOLIDAY GIFT GUIDE November 2015 HOLIDAY GIFT GUIDE November 2015

SMITH’S FINE JEWELRY
If you’re looking for impeccable service in jewelry and jewelry repair, or the perfect, unique piece of fine jewelry, look no further than Smith’s Fine Jewelry. Be sure to check out the many …

Love of The Big Easy Love of The Big Easy

New Orleans style meets industrial in this architectural beauty
Mardi Gras beads dangling from the hallway coat rack might serve as a clue. Then there are the fun, colorful art pieces from the French Quarter scattered playfully …

Online Quilt Auction to Raise Funds For Ovarian Cancer Research And Awareness Online Quilt Auction to Raise Funds For Ovarian Cancer Research And Awareness

By Mara Soloway
Photos By Shawn Green and Barbara Lynn
After several successful online quilt auctions in previous years, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center is again holding an online quilt auction with donations of …