10 Steps to Easy-Care Beds and Borders 10 Steps to Easy-Care Beds and Borders

Eco-friendly plants save gardening effort
Garden beds and borders, artfully filled with a colorful tapestry of flowers and foliage, are very much back in vogue. But unlike the traditional perennial beds and borders, which were labor …

Book Reviews August 2017 Book Reviews August 2017

MILLER’S ANTIQUES HANDBOOK & PRICE GUIDE
Miller’s Antiques Handbook & Price Guide remains the essential and trusted guide to the antiques market. It has earned the reputation of being the book no dealer, collector or auctioneer …

Beaulieu Vineyard Rarity Napa Valley 2013 — An Other-Worldly Wine Beaulieu Vineyard Rarity Napa Valley 2013 —  An Other-Worldly Wine

Rarity is the name of a wine only released four times by B.V. since the original owner Georges de Latour bought his first vineyard in Napa Valley in 1900. The vintage of 2013 was perhaps …

Lincoln Continental and Toyota Rav4 Lincoln Continental and Toyota Rav4

Lincoln Continental | Starting price: $45,600
By Kelly Foss mycardata.com
Lincoln, the luxury brand of Ford Motor Company, has a long history in the automotive world. The Continental is the signature model, the heritage life blood of …

Worth the Wait Worth the Wait

In a metropolitan area, especially one like Houston, few neighborhoods can offer families a sense of small town living and few residential spaces are ensconced within a natural setting. Yet just 15 minutes from the Galleria lies Sandalwood, one of Houston’s vintage subdivisions in the heart of Memorial.

Houstonian Gene Watson Continues to Delight Fans with His Classic Brand of Country Music Houstonian Gene Watson Continues to Delight Fans with His Classic Brand of Country Music

More Than 50 Years After His Career Started, He Is Not Slowing Down
By Judy Latta
In an era in which it is sometimes difficult to distinguish between contemporary country and pop music, Houstonian Gene Watson has …

The Evolving Work of Katy Artist Mike Peyton: The Evolving Work of Katy Artist Mike Peyton:

Philosopher, Re-Inventor, Destroyer Of Sharpies
Interview by Mara Soloway
Mike Peyton’s drive to create has been getting more and more intense of late, like a disturbance in his force moving him forward. Known since 2005 for his …

Houstonian Selected for PBS Digital Innovators Program Houstonian Selected for PBS Digital Innovators Program

Krissy Venosdale Of The Kinkaid School Is One Of 52 Educators Across The U.S. Recognized As Classroom Changemaker
Houston Public Media has an­nounced that Krissy Venosdale, a Fort Bend County resident and the innovation coordinator …

The Arts & Happenings July 2017 The Arts & Happenings July 2017

RECIPE FOR SUCCESS EXPANDS POPULAR SUMMER CAMPS, JUNE-AUGUST
Recipe for Success has expanded its 2017 summer camp schedule to include hands-on farming and a Girl Scout Journey hosted at its new urban farm in Sunnyside. The …

Moody Gardens Kicks Off Summer with a Big Splash Moody Gardens Kicks Off Summer with a Big Splash

Palm Beach Opens And New Aquarium Pyramid Treasures Are Revealed
Guests are invited to kick off their summer with a splash at Moody Gardens with the recent openings of Palm Beach and the newly renovated …

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

Happy July 4th! If you’re heading to Galveston for some beach time, don’t forget the kid-friendly attractions at Moody Gardens. The newly renovated Aquarium Pyramid will fascinate as you explore the 1.5 million-gallon home to …

Fashion – What’s in Stores Now –
July 2017
Fashion –  What’s in Stores Now – </br> July 2017</br>

GUCCI – Dionysus medium leather shoulder bag with crystal hand-embroidered bee applique.
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Arts & Antiques by Dr. Lori – Yard Sales Have Become Big Business Arts & Antiques by Dr. Lori – Yard Sales Have Become Big Business

Lori Verderame on Google+
Dr. Lori Celebrity appraiser Dr. Lori Verderame is an author, international columnist, and award-winning TV personality who stars on History channel’s The Curse of Oak Island and Discovery’s Auction Kings. With a …

Americans Spend More Than $15 Billion on Aesthetic Procedures for First Time Ever Americans Spend More Than $15 Billion on Aesthetic Procedures for First Time Ever

Record-Breaking Figures Tied To Broad Array Of Procedural Offerings, Healthy Economy And Competitive Workforce
The American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS) reports that Americans spent more than $15 billion on combined surgical and nonsurgical aesthetic …

HISTORICALLY HOUSTON
When Vinyl Was Cool
HISTORICALLY HOUSTON<br> When Vinyl Was Cool

By Amy Ahlbrand Robinson
The teenage refuge of the 1950s and ’60s was the “record shop.” Stevens Records and Radio Shop, located on Kirby Drive near Rice University, was one of the first places Houstonians heard …

Houston City Scope July 2017 Houston City Scope July 2017

SEAN BURNETT NAMED VP OF MARKETING AT HCA GULF COAST DIVISION
Sean Burnett, MBA, has joined HCA Gulf Coast Division as vice president of marketing. Burnett is responsible for setting and executing digital and traditional marketing …

Discoveries July 2017 Discoveries July 2017

LARGE BRONZE BETTY PENDANT
With a contemporary silhouette and bronze finish, this chandelier is a stunning addition to your dining room or kitchen island. Features 14 lights encased in glass bulbs and hangs 8 feet from …