MEMORABLE WEDDINGS
Jennifer & Kyle
MEMORABLE WEDDINGS </br> Jennifer & Kyle

Photography by Ileana Ravasio of Brilliant Photography
Jennifer May met Kyle Guidry by chance at an island-inspired apparel store in The Woodlands. Precisely four years later, the  couple married on Grace Bay Beach at the Gansevoort …

HISTORICALLY HOUSTON
History in Motion
HISTORICALLY HOUSTON<br>History in Motion

By Story Sloane III
It is hard to say when the first moving film was made in Houston. The film Thomas Edison produced from Galveston after the 1900 storm is certainly one of the oldest made …

the Editor’s Picks … Linda Anderson, editor & publisher Sept 2013 the Editor’s Picks …  Linda Anderson, editor & publisher Sept 2013

MY FAVORITE :

Cats Playing Patty Cake
Disney Baked Potato Soup
Popcorn S’mores

Fashion Sept 2013 Fashion Sept 2013

VAL COLBERT

The collection of bracelets and necklaces is made from antique buttons collected from vintage clothing.

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Choosing the Best Prostate Cancer Treatment Choosing the Best Prostate Cancer Treatment

By Durado Brooks, M.D., M.P.H.
More than 238,500 men in the United States will be diagnosed with prostate cancer this year. Most of these men will have to weigh a variety of treatment options and make …

Texture, Technology, Traditional or Titan? Texture, Technology, Traditional or Titan?

By Elizabeth Anthony
IIn 2012, Americans covered lots of floors and walls with tile — 2.19 billion square feet to be precise. Inspiration and influence for tile floors and walls come from everywhere: fashion, upholstery, wallpaper, …

Discoveries Sept 2013 Discoveries Sept 2013

PAISLEY EMBROIDERED PILLOW
Modern with a vintage vibe, this powerful Paisley Embroidered Pillow from the Trina Turk home collection is chic and whimsical. Add an accent of color and style to your favorite room. Measures 14″x26.” …

Houston Gardens Can Show Texas Pride – Five colorful flowers you can enjoy this fall Houston Gardens Can Show Texas Pride – Five colorful flowers you can enjoy this fall

By Jennifer Miko
With fall weather approaching, cooler conditions welcome new opportunities to bright­en up your landscaping. There are many wonderful plants to consider that thrive after the summer months. Annuals are versatile and can be …

“Princess Anne” – David Austin’s New Featured Rose for North America “Princess Anne” – David Austin’s New Featured Rose for North America

A CERISE PINK TRULY FIT FOR A PRINCESS
David Austin Roses has selected Rosa “Princess Anne” as its newest “featured English Rose” for North America. Austin’s featured rose category is an online showcase for select, top-performing …

Disney’s Loaded Baked Potato Soup Disney’s Loaded Baked Potato Soup

A Disneyland park favorite that’s considered a “can’t miss” by hungry visitors is Carnation Café. The restaurant spruced up with a remodel last year, but they didn’t dare change one of the “can’t miss” items …

Coconut Craze Coconut Craze

Originally ostracized some years ago by the medical community for its saturated fat content, the coconut is finally receiving the respect it deserves.

Pop Corn Pop Corn

Flavors that Pop!
-Popcorn S’mores

-Asian Popcorn Medley

-Lime Pickle Popcorn Mix

-Popcorn Sports Bars

Book Reviews Sept 2013 Book Reviews Sept 2013

KAFFE QUILTS AGAIN
In author Kaffe Fassett’s 14th book, readers are treated to 20 all-new versions of Kaffe’s favorite patterns — each using the latest range of unique and beautiful Rowan fabrics. Photographed in Bulgaria against …

Living La Pura Vida Living La Pura Vida

The Palms — Luxury oceanfront retreat in exotic Costa Rica
By Cheryl Alexander
Costa Rica is well known for its stunning natural beauty and La Pura Vida (The Pure Life), a phrase commonly heard around this beautiful, …

Verite Winery Verite Winery

A must-visit for any Oenophiles who find themselves in Sonoma County
By Denman Moody
Author, The Advanced Oenophile
For many generations, it was thought that the first estates of Bordeaux — Lafite, Latour, Margaux, Haut-Brion, Mouton, Ausone, Cheval …

3 Million Mile Volvo: 1966 P1800 3 Million Mile Volvo: 1966 P1800

Irv Gordon’s, 3 million mile cherry red 1966 P1800 Volvo.

Splendor in Shadyside Splendor in Shadyside

Villa de Luxe, a 1920s-era Venetian Revival historic Houston estate, was transformed into a stunning design show house earlier this year. The house was originally constructed for hardware magnate F.A. Heitmann, owner of Houston’s oldest …