Book Reviews May 2014 Book Reviews May 2014

BUFFI’S DRESS DESIGN
Project Runway contestant Buffi Jashanmal shows fashion design fans how to design and sew their own custom-fitted dresses from start to finish. In Buffi’s Dress Design: Sew 30 Fun Styles, beginning sewists will …

Elevate Family Fun! The Woodlands Resort is the fabulous getaway that’s not far away Elevate Family Fun! The Woodlands Resort is the fabulous getaway that’s not far away

Summer vacation is about more than the break we all take from the hustle and bustle of daily life. It’s about the memories made together as a family. It’s about the fun times in the …

Premiere Napa Valley 2014 Premiere Napa Valley 2014

For many in the wine trade, Premiere Napa Valley is considered the best week of each year. The wines served are among the rarest and best in the world.

Audi A6 TDI | Range Rover Evoque Audi A6 TDI | Range Rover Evoque

Audi, one of the traditional German luxury brands, is known for its styling, technology and inviting interiors.

Since its introduction in 2010, the Evoque has actually worked out quite well considering how different it is from the rest of the Land Rover family.

Remarkable Renovation in Hunter’s Creek Remarkable Renovation in Hunter’s Creek

A Village villa gets a facelift
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ince 1998, these homeowners have moved from Houston to Canada, then back to Houston. They make their living in the oil and gas industry and though frequent moves are sometimes …

The Arts & Happenings Apr 2014 The Arts & Happenings Apr 2014

CALM WEST AND TIME TRAVELERS AT JUNG CENTER GALLERY
Houston artists Joan Son and Ebony Porter share The Jung Center Gallery space this April. This exhibit will be on display from April 1-29, at the Jung …

Texas Medical Center Legacy Makers – Memorial Hermann TMC and Dr. Red Duke Texas Medical Center Legacy Makers – Memorial Hermann TMC and Dr. Red Duke

The “Living Legend” Dr. Duke is stll saving lives at 85

MEMORABLE WEDDINGS
Caroline & Ward
MEMORABLE WEDDINGS </br>Caroline & Ward

Caroline graduated from Episcopal High School in Houston and received a Bachelor of Arts degree in art history from Wake Forest University. After graduation she moved to D.C., where she earned a master’s degree in …

On The Town with Jan Carson April 2014 On The Town with Jan Carson April 2014

If you’re a fan of Downton Abbey you won’t want to miss “A Masterpiece Evening” on April 8. Rebecca Eaton, executive producer of Masterpiece, will be sharing insider insights. Series fan Lynn Wyatt and Houston …

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Furniture and Design Trends Furniture and Design Trends

Fresh approaches from style leaders

Splashdown to Summer Fun Splashdown to Summer Fun

Planning your pool for a fabulous outdoor experience
By Elizabeth Anthony
Summertime fun is quickly approaching and now is a great time to begin planning for splashdown in your very own backyard pool. Start with a vision …

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

MY FAVORITES:

-The Skateboarding Bulldog
-Southwestern Avocado Salad Dressing
-Peanut Butter Easter Egg Pretzel

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HISTORICALLY HOUSTON
The Fire Captain – Early 1900’s
HISTORICALLY HOUSTON<br> The Fire Captain – Early 1900’s

By Story Sloane III
Several years ago I wrote about my great-grandfather, Drew King. He was captain of the city of Houston’s Fire Station No. 7 on Milam. He joined the department shortly after the …