A Tribute to Paul Boesch A Tribute to Paul Boesch

Thanks to him, “wrestling” became a household word in Houston
By Melanie Saxton
Many people may remember the glory days of the 1980s when the name Paul Boesch became synonymous with Houston Wrestling, one of the most …

Astros Pitching Coach Doug Brocail Astros Pitching Coach Doug Brocail

Delighted with his lovely daughters, Doug Brocail knows a thing — or five — about fatherhood

Sporting Life

Over the past several years there have been many books released dealing with the history of Houston. That is a good thing because Houston is a city where its history is seldom preserved. My book …

Houston Performing Arts Jun 2013 Houston Performing Arts Jun 2013

Theatre Under the Stars presents Flashdance – The Musical, which tells the unforgettable story of Alex, a working class girl from Pittsburgh striving to make her dreams of …

Taylor & Tyler
MEMORABLE WEDDINGS </br>Taylor & Tyler

Imagine a wedding reception themed around the iconic Longhorn and Aggie football rivalry. A University of Texas bride and a Texas A&M groom >>more

Meet Miss Houston 2013 Meet Miss Houston 2013

Law school student Zoe Cadore heads for the state pageant in June
By Don Mainer
Zoe Cadore, who just completed her first year at the University of Houston Law Center, is Miss Houston 2013.
The 23-year-old beauty, a …

Houston City Scope – June 2013 Houston City Scope – June 2013

Coalition For The Homeless Celebrates 30 Years
Mayor Annise D. Parker shared a not-often told story at the Coalition for the Homeless of Houston and Harris County  Three Decades of Achievement celebration about how she and …

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


• The Cute Baby Twins Mimic Daddy’s Sneeze
• Watermelon Angry Birds
• Black-Eyed Pea Salad

Realtors Report: Surging Demand for Texas Homes Predicted to Carry Through 2013

First quarter of 2013 sets aggressive pace
The Texas Association of REALTORS® released the 2013-Q1 edition of the Texas Quarterly Housing Report, showing surging demand for Texas homes at the start of the year as well …

Beauty Is Skin Deep Beauty Is Skin Deep

Dermal fillers offer similar benefits to a facelift without the expense and downtime
By Judy Latta
Mark Twain once said that “wrinkles should merely indicate where smiles have been.” That actually is true in a literal sense, …

Honoring Dad.. Congratulate Grad Honoring Dad.. Congratulate Grad

From exquisite designer lines such as Bellarri, Alwand Vahan, and the extraordinary bridal line by Kirk Kara, Smith’s Fine Jewelry has exclusive sales territorial rights to exceptionally fine jewelry. Proudly serving greater Houston …

Fashion Fashion


Brandee Wedge Platform Heel has rounded toe, metallic sock with printed detail.


Discoveries Jun 2013 Discoveries Jun 2013

Chicken Coop at Arhaus
Fresh eggs anyone? The Chicken Coop available at Arhaus Furniture is rustic and charming, yet extremely practical for the city or suburban farmer’s quest for fresh eggs. A new item for the …

A Guide to Lasting Color in Your Garden Tips A Guide to Lasting Color in Your Garden Tips

By Lance Walheim
Designing a breathtaking flower garden is a lot like composing a symphony. You mix and match plants just like the notes of a great concerto. There are moments of drama and impact followed …

Decorating Tips For Every Room Decorating Tips For Every Room

Instant changes from accessories to window treatments make a refreshing difference
Decorating spruce-ups do not have to involve a lot of time or expense when you follow these inventive tips from Sally Morse, Director of Creative …

Before You buy Hardwood Flooring Before You buy Hardwood Flooring

You’ve decided to go both timeless and timely with a beautiful new hardwood floor for your home. Congratulations! But before you hand over that credit card or sign that check, you …

Book Reviews June 2013 Book Reviews June 2013

David Cote and Mathieu Gallant’s book Raw Essence provides recipes that are relaxed and flexible, making it the ideal cookbook for those who are just beginning to embrace the raw lifestyle. Rich in nutrients …