The Arts & Happenings May 2017 The Arts & Happenings May 2017

“HAMILTON”  TO ANCHOR 2017-2018 BBVA COMPASS BROADWAY AT THE HOBBY CENTER
BBVA Compass Broadway at the Hobby Center has announced its line-up of shows for the new 2017-2018 season. Hamilton will play its Houston engagement April 24-May …

Enjoy Fun-Filled Days and Lazy Nights at The Woodlands Resort this Summer Enjoy Fun-Filled Days and Lazy Nights at The Woodlands Resort this Summer

An Enchanted Oasis Minutes From Houston, But Worlds Apart
As temperatures begin to heat up in Texas, so does the fun at The Woodlands® Resort. Located just 30 minutes north of downtown Houston and set among …

MEMORABLE WEDDINGS –
Sylvia and Zachary
MEMORABLE WEDDINGS – </br> Sylvia and Zachary

Text by Melanie Saxton | Photos by Misty Dameron Photography
Sylvia Bernier of Katy and Zachary Seaton of Bakersfield, California met as university students. During their very first date, they discovered that they were a perfect pair!
Sylvia attended …

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

ABC News’ Elizabeth Vargas has been very open about her long, and often public, struggle with alcohol abuse. The 20/20 News anchor detailed her struggle in her book Between Breaths: A Memoir of Panic and …

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

WILD BLUE DENIM is a brand that aims to empower young women, with goals …  and give them the opportunity to grow up in a world that values them, so that they too can live an original, authentic life just like Sadie Robertson. wildbluedenim.com

Arts & Antiques by Dr. Lori – Great Finds in Houston and Beyond! Arts & Antiques by Dr. Lori – Great Finds in Houston and Beyond!

Lori Verderame on Google+
Celebrity appraiser Dr. Lori Verderame is an internationally syndicated columnist, author, and award winning TV personality on History channel’s The Curse of Oak Island and Discovery’s Auction Kings. With a Ph.D. from …

Managing Arthritis is More Than Treating Pain Managing Arthritis is More Than Treating Pain

The Goal Of Treatment Is To Prevent Long-Term Joint And Organ Damage
Over 50 million Americans have arthritis, making it the number one cause of disability in the country. If you’re one of them, all you …

Celebrate Mother – Mother’s Day, May 14 Celebrate Mother – Mother’s Day, May 14

ECLECTIC HOME
Now in its 16th year, Eclectic Home has become one of Houston’s destinations for affordable home furnishings, accessories and great gift ideas. Follow us on Facebook. Open every day.

Houston City Scope May 2017 Houston City Scope May 2017

HOUSTON SYMPHONY/MUSIC DIRECTOR ANNOUNCE CONTRACT RENEWAL THROUGH 2022
The Houston Symphony and Music Director Andrés Orozco-Estrada has announced the extension of Orozco-Estrada’s contract as music director for another three seasons. In the middle of his third …

HISTORICAL – Doug Michels and Ant Farm in Houston HISTORICAL – Doug Michels and Ant Farm in Houston

By Joseph Armstrong
Houston has always attracted creative people, drawn by the city’s openness to new ideas and by the presence of wealthy patrons willing to support those ideas. Few of these artists have been as …

Discoveries May 2017 Discoveries May 2017

SAGAPONECK STRIPED-EDGE RUG
Adding an artistic touch to any room, the Sagaponeck rug is hand-woven in India from a wool-and-cotton blend and features a solid-colored central panel and striped edges.

Walls Gone Wild Walls Gone Wild

High-Impact Wallpaper Trends
By Cheryl Alexander
From floral to fauna, from bold to demure, from tropical to traditional, this season wallpapers are wild with prints, textures and colors. Whether your home makeover involves an entire room or …

Metal Roofs are Growing in Popularity Metal Roofs are Growing in Popularity

They Have Several Advantages For Homes In The South
With the new year, homeowners are looking to new trends as they make home renovation plans. The roof is the biggest design element on a home and …

Book Reviews May 2017 Book Reviews May 2017

WILL IT SKILLET?
Discover a new world of cast-iron cooking. From Dan Shumski, Will It Skillet? serves up 53 surprising, delicious, and ingenious recipes for the cast-iron skillet. Savor the simplicity of Toast with Olive Oil …

Harvesting, Storing and Preserving Herbs from the Garden Harvesting, Storing and Preserving Herbs from the Garden

By Melinda Myers
Enjoy herbs all year round. Harvest herbs now for garden-fresh meals and then preserve a few for winter.
Snip a few leaves or leaf-covered stems as needed. For the same intensity of flavor, you …

Fritz Hatton and Arietta Wines: Harmonizing Life’s Passions Fritz Hatton and Arietta Wines: Harmonizing Life’s Passions

Classical Music And Opera Inspires Winemakers
By Denman Moody
A mong charity wine auction attendees, Fritz Hatton is well known for his booming voice, bowties and jovial manner as he rhythmically tallies up millions of dollars for …

Honda Civic & Mazda 6 Honda Civic & Mazda 6

By Kelly Foss
Honda Civic| Starting price: $18,700
The creation of this new 10th-generation Civic represents one of the most comprehensive and ambitious new-model developments ever undertaken by Honda. The change is truly transformational and buyers now …

The Mission to Preserve a Legacy The Mission to Preserve a Legacy

Couple Renovates With History And Nostalgia In Mind
Few homes have a history as intricately woven into the lives of their stewards as Frank and Ali Donnelly’s. Located in an established neighborhood, the home has historical …

Hibiscus Season is Here Hibiscus Season is Here

Lone Star Chapter Of The American Hibiscus Society To Hold Annual Shows, April 23 And May 13
Whether you are a serious cultivator of the exotic hibiscus plant or just a casual gardener, you won’t want …