Discoveries Apr 2015 Discoveries Apr 2015

EIGHT-LIGHT-CHANDELIER
This elegant beaded chandelier from the John-Richard Collection, is handcrafted of iron and clear and bronze-plated crystal with a hand-applied gold-leaf finish. The John-Richard Collection is known for its distinctive artisan-crafted furniture and accessories. neimanmarcus.com
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Book Reviews April 2015 Book Reviews April 2015

 
OVER 50 AND FABULOUS
Throughout their youth, females are inundated with information and advertising related to health and beauty. As they get older, however, that information becomes more difficult to find – especially as women enter …

Celebrating Spring in Los Cabos Celebrating Spring in Los Cabos

Mexico’s Premier Destination For First-Rate Fun And Year-Round Sun
By Elizabeth Anthony
If you’re looking for a sun-drenched springtime destination featuring ethereal beaches, lush accommodations, superb dining, great sport fishing, stunning golf courses and more, Los Cabos …

Dr. Madaiah Revana and His Wines Dr. Madaiah Revana and His Wines

In The Top Echelon Of Wine Celebrities
There are attorneys, businessmen and physicians who dip their toe into the wine business. Dr. Madaiah Revana has gone all in.
His first foray came in 1997 when he decided …

Volkswagen Golf and Chevy Colorado Volkswagen Golf and Chevy Colorado

See the new Volkswagen Golf and Chevy Colorado

Carverdale BBQ Spot Lives On Through Namesake Carverdale BBQ Spot Lives On Through Namesake

Despite Changes, An Eatery Serves The Community
For Nearly 50 Years
By Joel Weckerly
The small eatery that sits on the 5500 block of N. Gessner Drive was built nearly 50 years ago with students in the Fairbanks …

San Jacinto Day Festival, April 18 San Jacinto Day Festival, April 18

Battle Reenactment Highlights The Entertainment
The largest battle reenactment in the state will be the centerpiece of the admission-free San Jacinto Day Festival on Saturday, April 18 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. on the grounds …

Spring Home & Garden Tour in Houston Heights, April 11-12 Spring Home & Garden Tour in Houston Heights,  April 11-12

“Embracing Change” Theme Showcases Six Houses
Kicking off with its Candlelight Dinner & Auction on April 10, the annual weekend-long Houston Heights Association Spring Home & Garden Tour scheduled for Saturday and Sunday, April 11 and …

Much Ado About Margaritas! Much Ado About Margaritas!

Houston Couple Create The Highest-Rated Mix For The Drink
By Rebecca Maitland
Americans love margaritas, the most popular ordered drink in America. Moreover, on average, Americans consume 185,000 margaritas per hour, per Brown-Forman Corporation, one of the …

Pin Oak Charity Horse Show’s 70th Year! Pin Oak Charity Horse Show’s 70th Year!

A Long Tradition Of Giving And Excellence
By Melanie Saxton
Competitors, exhibitors and fans will become a part of history at the 2015 equestrian extravaganza, ringing in a remarkable 70th year. Since 1945, the Pin Oak Charity …

Celebrating Spring for 80 Years! Celebrating Spring for 80 Years!

Butterfly Garden.

River Oaks Garden Club Presents Annual Azalea Trail
By Elizabeth Anthony
Azalea is the name given to the various spectacular flowering shrubs (genus Rhododendron) of the Heath family that are in full bloom each spring in …

The Arts & Happenings Mar 2015 The Arts & Happenings Mar 2015

MECA PRESENTS “SWEAT OF THE SUN,” THROUGH MARCH 6
MECA showcases the art of Grace Zuñiga in an exhibition titled, “Sweat of the Sun.” In this body of work, the Incan reference to gold as the …

Watercolor Art Society of Houston Watercolor Art Society of Houston

Group’s 38th International Exhibition Runs March 10-April 9
By Cheryl Alexander
The Watercolor Art Society of Houston (WASH), a nonprofit arts organization that has been in existence for more than 50 years, encourages and supports the creation …

MEMORABLE WEDDINGS
Jenni & Troy
MEMORABLE WEDDINGS </br>Jenni & Troy

Text by Melanie Saxton | Photos by Candace Byers Photography
Not many junior high crushes lead to the altar, but Jennifer Ruth Benefield and Troy Anthony Kisner can claim this unique distinction! Their road to …

On The Town with Jan Carson March 2015 On The Town with Jan Carson March 2015

The social scene this month is dominated by the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo and the umpteen events that call for your best boots, snappy hat and sassy fringe. But there’s also a ton of …

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

Latest fashion trends!