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Kitchen Winners! Outstanding kitchens from the
2014 Kitchen & Bath Industry Show
Kitchen Winners! Outstanding kitchens from the </br>2014 Kitchen & Bath Industry Show

The National Kitchen & Bath Association (NKBA) revealed this year’s 18 category and 11 specialty award winners at an exclusive awards ceremony on the eve of the 2014 Kitchen and Bath Industry Show (KBIS®).
The frontrunners of the …

Top Trends in Hardwood Flooring Top Trends in Hardwood Flooring

No More “Shades Of Brown Only” — Today’s Flooring Is All About Color
Wider planks. Darker colors. Richer tones. And more natural looks that showcase wood’s inherent textures and grains. These are just a few of …

the Editor’s Picks … Linda Anderson, editor & publisher July 2014 the Editor’s Picks …  Linda Anderson, editor & publisher July 2014

MY FAVORITES:

-Chopsticks Feeding Squirrel-like Kitten
-Easy Summer Appetizers Feta with fresh herbs.
-Red, White & Blue Cupcakes Edible Decorations for 4th of July!

Houston City Scope Houston City Scope

Civic and residential news
developing in our city

HISTORICALLY HOUSTON
High Water Days
HISTORICALLY HOUSTON<br> High Water Days

By Story Sloane III
If you have lived in Houston for any period of time, the issue of flooding will be something you are familiar with. I have lived here all of my life and realize …

Be Comfortable in Your Own Skin
Skin Rejuvenation And Resurfacing
Be Comfortable in Your Own Skin</br>Skin Rejuvenation And Resurfacing

Enhancing Your Appearance With Skin Rejuvenation And Resurfacing
By Judy Latta
In the early 16th century, as legend has it, Juan Ponce de León embarked upon a quest to find the fabled “Fountain of Youth.” Tales of …

Discoveries Jul 2014 Discoveries Jul 2014

ARTERIORS FINN CABINET
The wood Arteriors Finn cabinet mixes rich textures for rustic refinement. Behind double mesh doors, the distressed turquoise piece
features a single shelf for striking storage. Rooted in classics with a nod to the …

Book Reviews July 2014 Book Reviews July 2014

RAW, QUICK & DELICIOUS!
More than 175 quick, easy and creative raw recipes are featured in Raw, Quick & Delicious! by Douglas McNish. McNish makes it easy to prepare these nutrient-rich dishes, all the meals for …

Wake Zone Luxury Houseboats Wake Zone Luxury Houseboats

By Cheryl Alexander
Each summer season brings families to the beautiful shores of Lake Ouachita. Nestled in the heart of the Ouachita National Forest less than two hours’ drive from the capital city of Little Rock, …

Separating the Best Values Separating the Best Values

By Denman Moody
Author, The Advanced Oenophile
theadvancedoenophile.com
The last three or four months have given me palate fatigue — almost. Out of close to a thousand wines tasted, about 20 percent of them are excellent values in …

INFINITI Q70 | SUBARU IMPREZA INFINITI Q70 | SUBARU IMPREZA

Infiniti, the luxury brand of Nissan, recently refined the naming conventions for its models.

Suburu’s highly rated vehicles are known for their inclement weather off-road capabilities and their reliability.

Quietly Modern in Memorial
From slab to sophistication on Soldier’s Creek
Quietly Modern in Memorial </br>From slab to sophistication on Soldier’s Creek

We’ve all driven through the Villages of Memorial and admired the big lots, wonderful architecture and amazing landscape of the area. But unless you know the way, you’re unlikely to drive by the exquisite residence …

Texas Music Festival Celebrates 25 Years Texas Music Festival Celebrates 25 Years

June event showcases classical music’s rising stars
TThis June, music lovers need to travel no further than the University of Houston (UH) to experience a classical music festival in the same vein as renowned Aspen and …

The Arts & Happenings Jun 2014 The Arts & Happenings Jun 2014

A STAR SPANGLED SALUTE AT MILLER OUTDOOR THEATER
JULY 4
Come to Miller Outoor Theater on July 4 at 8:30 p.m. to enjoy an evening with Principal Pops Conductor Michael Krajewski and the Houston Symphony listening to …

Texas Medical Center Legacy Makers – The Blanton and Scurlock Family Legacy Continues Texas Medical Center Legacy Makers – The Blanton and Scurlock Family Legacy Continues

Every generation has made a difference in Houston
The Scurlock and Blanton families have long been among the most prominent in Houston, with  clinics, a medical Tower, and endowed chairs in the Texas Medical Center and …

Local Doctor Brings Gospel Concert to Bahamas Local Doctor Brings Gospel Concert to Bahamas

Houstonians and locals combine talents to kick off Regatta Week
By Cheryl Alexander
Easter weekend 2014 marked the inaugural event of what will become an annual International Gospel Music Festival on Exuma, Bahamas. Thanks to Bill and …

MEMORABLE WEDDINGS
Elizabeth & Nicholas
MEMORABLE WEDDINGS </br>Elizabeth & Nicholas

Photography by David Jones
Elizabeth Kruse had always wanted to be a dentist. This calling required more hours of study than she could have ever imagined and consumed nearly every waking moment. But she still found …