The Arts & Happenings Aug 2015 The Arts & Happenings Aug 2015

TUTS Underground 2015/16 Season
Murderous bank-robbing lovers, holiday grump meets Little Match Girl, tiaras the size of Texas and the ultimate teenage popularity contest (hair scrunchies included) – TUTS Underground’s 2015/16 season delivers new theatrical productions …

Devin & Shaylor
MEMORABLE WEDDINGS<br> Devin & Shaylor</br>

Text by Melanie Saxton
Wedding photography by Sara Quinnett of Sara Jane Photography
Engagement photography by Abby Johnson of Abby Ann Photography  
Devin Beach remembers praying every day in high school for her future husband. She didn’t …

On The Town with Jan Carson August 2015 On The Town with Jan Carson August 2015

Margaret Alkek Williams is undoubtedly the most honored philanthropist in the history of Houston, and for good reason. She has a Heart of Gold… and she touches countless lives through her contributions. That’s why The …

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

Latest fashion trends!

Creativity Flows in Bath Design Winners Creativity Flows in Bath Design Winners

Designers Plumb Their Creative Depths To Give Homeowners Unique Spaces

Arts & Antiques by Dr. Lori
Buying Tips for Travelers
Arts & Antiques by Dr. Lori<br> Buying Tips for Travelers

Lori Verderame on Google+

Dr. Lori, Celebrity Ph.D. antiques appraiser, Dr. Lori hosts antiques appraisal events worldwide. Dr. Lori is the star appraiser on Discovery channel.   Visit,, Lori Verderame on Google+or call (888) 431-1010.
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Houston City Scope Aug 2015 Houston City Scope Aug 2015

Civic and residential news
developing in our city

Psoriasis Awareness Psoriasis Awareness

Learn More About This Common Autoimmune Disease
Psoriasis (sore-EYE-ah-sis) is a chronic (long-lasting) disease. It develops when a person’s immune system sends faulty signals that tell skin cells to grow too quickly. New skin cells form …

Dental Composite Fillings Dental Composite Fillings

Tooth-Colored Fillings Can Dramatically Enhance
The Appearance Of Your Teeth
By Judy Latta
Even if you brush with fluoride at least twice a day, floss regularly, and avoid sweets, you can still develop oral health problems that necessitate …

The Third Ward’s Thelma Scott Bryant
HISTORICALLY HOUSTON<br /> The Third Ward’s Thelma Scott Bryant

By Dr. Teresa Tomkins-Walsh
The Third Ward is home to Texas Southern University, Project Row Houses, Jack Yates High School, and many celebrities both local and national. Summer freedom celebrations conjure memories of another Third Ward …

Discoveries Aug 2015 Discoveries Aug 2015

The expressive and masterful Mosaic Tabletops from KNF-Neille Olson Mosaics boast iridescent waves of color, deep sophisticated hues, fresh designs and durability measured in decades. These qualities separate Neille Olson’s celebrated mosaic tabletops from …

Book Reviews August 2015 Book Reviews August 2015

In Conran on Color, Terence Conran shares a lifetime of experience as one of the world’s leading designers and retailers to explain how to make the most of this vibrant and dynamic ingredient in …

Wines for Every Occasion Wines for Every Occasion

Picnic Wine
A new wine ad recently caught my attention. The wine is called Xo,G Wine and is intended for picnics and pool parties, where glassware is generally contraindicated. The genius of this package is in …

Acura TLX and BMW i3 Acura TLX  and BMW i3

Acura TLX | Starting Price: $31,500
The near-luxury midsize segment is great, if you’re a consumer. If you’re an auto maker, well, you’ve got some pretty stiff competition. You’re going up against the hard-to-beat Germans like …

Where Bayou Meets City Chic Where Bayou Meets City Chic

Couple Fuses Love Of The Outdoors With Vintage Glam
Rarely do haute couture, glamour and outdoor organic stylishly meet; high fashion chic and eco-friendly are unlikely friends; and seldom do Mississippi Delta and New York runway …

U-Haul Destination No. 1 U-Haul Destination No. 1

Movers, Not Rain, Flooded Houston In 2014
The rains immersed Houston and other Texas cities in recent weeks, giving Harris County its wettest spring on record and creating trying times for families and businesses that sustained …

Change: the Only Thing Constant in the Queen of Houston Gardening’s Landscape Change: the Only Thing Constant in the Queen of Houston Gardening’s Landscape

Kathy Huber shares her wisdom gained over 30 years
By Cherie Foster Colburn
When Georgia native Kathy Huber drove into Houston in the late 1970s, she never dreamed she would spend the next three decades as one …

The Arts & Happenings Jul 2015 The Arts & Happenings Jul 2015

Ring in Independence Day during the 9th Annual Fourth of July Celebration at Bayou Bend on Saturday, July 4 from 1 to 5 p.m. at …

Jessi & Zach
MEMORABLE WEDDINGS<br>Jessi & Zach</br>

Text by Melanie Saxton
Photos by Caleb Fleming of Big Box Photography
Eight years ago, two teenage athletes met and fell head-over-heels in love. Jessica “Jessi” Lauren Ortiz and Michael Zachary “Zach” Toth both attended Mayde Creek …