Orange Cardamom Blueberry Crostata Orange Cardamom Blueberry Crostata

Preparation time: 10 min • Total Time: 1 hr 5 min • Servings: 6

Book Reviews December 2016 Book Reviews December 2016

GET CROSS FOR THE HOLIDAYS
Keeping calm for the holidays just got a little easier with the release of The New York Times Keep Merry and Crossword On. St. Martin’s Press, home to the classic New …

Recent Tastings with Folio Partners and Others Recent Tastings with Folio Partners and Others

All Listed Wines Highly Recommended
Folio Partners, founded in 2004 by the Michael Mondavi family, is an im­porter of premium wines from family winemakers who share their passion for making great wines (plus their own wines). …

HOLIDAY GIFT GUIDE December 2016 HOLIDAY GIFT GUIDE December 2016

ARAYA ARTISAN CHOCOLATE
Looking for a totally unique gift to satisfy a sweet tooth? Araya Artisan Chocolate makes decadent, fresh, locally handcrafted chocolates and also offers French macarons in 10 exquisite flavors.You can also create your …

Buick Envision and BMW 3-Series Buick Envision and BMW 3-Series

The Buick Envision is an all-new luxury compact crossover.

The BMW 3-Series includes the 320i, the 328d diesel, the 330i and the most powerful 340i in both 4-door sedan and sport wagon models.

A Texas Farmhouse in West U A Texas Farmhouse in West U

Modern city dwelling honors tradition

Houston Prepares to Host Superbowl LI Houston Prepares to Host Superbowl LI

By Mara Soloway, Images courtesy Houston First Corporation
The countdown clock is ticking toward Houston playing host to Super Bowl LI on Feb. 5, 2017. During the 10 days leading up to that Sunday, the city …

Roula & Ryan in the Morning Roula & Ryan in the Morning

A match made in Houston has held strong on the radio for 13 years.
 
By Judy Latta
Many Houstonians recognize them, often without ever seeing their faces; their familiar voices and comedic banter are part of their …

The Arts & Happenings November 2016 The Arts & Happenings November 2016

16TH ANNUAL SUGAR PLUM MARKET, NOV. 3-5
The popular holiday shopping event, Sugar Plum Market, presented by the Fort Bend Junior Service League (FBJSL) and Memorial Hermann, is celebrating the 16th year of “Making Spirits Bright.” …

A Sanctuary for the Senses A Sanctuary for the Senses

Banyan Tree Mayakoba Fuses Asian Hospitality With The Magic Of The Riviera Maya
By Noelle Valentine
Imagine a setting with pristine shores, a warm sun and a soft Caribbean breeze where robust species of plant and animal …

MEMORABLE WEDDINGS – Tori and Logan MEMORABLE WEDDINGS – Tori and Logan

Text by Melanie Saxton  |  Photos by Alexander Cross Photography
Victoria “Tori” Bales and Logan Boatner began dating at Atascocita High in and continued while earning their degrees at Sam Houston State University without ever breaking …

On The Town with Jan Carson – November 2016 On The Town with Jan Carson – November 2016

The Trees of Hope Holiday Gala on Nov. 4 is considered Houston’s early kickoff to the holiday season. This much-anticipated event benefiting the Star of Hope is always a festive affair guaranteed to make you start planning your Christmas “to do” list. Lynn Wyatt again serves as Honorary Chair with Lisa and John Stoika as honorees with all proceeds benefiting the Star of Hope and its Children’s Programs. The auction of fabulous trees and wreaths is not to be missed, so be sure to make plans by calling 713-942-8733.

Fashion – What’s in Stores Now – November 2016 Fashion –  What’s in Stores Now – November 2016

GUCCI
Part of the cult ‘Dionysus’ family, Gucci’s butter-soft blue suede shoulder bag is constructed like a wallet, with card and bill slots and a zipped compartment.

What’s In Style For Your Home’s Interior – Part 2 What’s In Style For Your Home’s Interior – Part 2

The Latest Furniture and Decorating Trends
By Mara Soloway
Just like the fashions we wear, home furnishings have new styles and trends. They start gaining notice and ultimately build momentum as trade show organizers (such as those …

Arts & Antiques by Dr. Lori
Tailgating with Vintage Flair
Arts & Antiques by Dr. Lori<br> Tailgating with Vintage Flair

Scandinavian design focuses on the lifestyle choices of those living in the lovely regions of Northern Europe. In Norway, Denmark, Finland and Sweden, furniture must be thrifty in cost, comfortable and related to outdoor living.

Why Granite Countertops are Here to Stay Why Granite Countertops are Here to Stay

These Four Reasons Highlight Their Durability And Appeal
By Kathleen M. McCoy
Granite continues to be the preferred choice for kitchen countertops nationwide. According to the NKBA 2014 Kitchen & Bath Style Report, a stunning 91 percent …

Diabetes Myths Diabetes Myths

Learn The Facts About This Serious Disease
There are many myths about diabetes that make it difficult for people to believe some of the hard facts – such as that diabetes is a serious and potentially …

the Editor’s Picks … Linda Anderson, editor & publisher November 2016 the Editor’s Picks …  Linda Anderson, editor & publisher November 2016

-Puppy Attempts to Reclaim Bed From Cat
-Fall Bouquets
-Pumpkin Pie Cream Puffs

Houston City Scope November 2016 Houston City Scope November 2016

Nobu And Fig & Olive Slated To Open Only
Locations In Houston At The Galleria
Simon, a leading global retail real estate company, announced that Nobu and Fig & Olive will join the lineup of more than …