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Whiter Teeth Will Make You Smile
By Judy Latta
A bright, white, picture-perfect smile can do wonders for your appearance, self-esteem and confidence. According to a survey by the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (AACD), almost all …

HISTORICAL HOUSTON:
Houston’s “M” Day
HISTORICAL HOUSTON:  </br> Houston’s “M” Day

By Amy Ahlbrand Robinson
On July 3, 1954, Houston’s population hit one million. The Houston Chamber of Commerce issued a “Black Gold Certificate” and labeled the event “M” Day. Mayor Roy Hofheinz was in his second …

Houston City Scope September 2017 Houston City Scope September 2017

THE MUSEUM OF HEALTH AND MEDICAL SCIENCE RECEIVES SMITHSONIAN AFFILIATION
The Smithsonian Institution has announced The John P. McGovern Museum of Health and Medical Science as its latest Smithsonian Affiliate in Texas. This designation makes The …

Stop Feeding Your Kids “Kid Food” Stop Feeding Your Kids “Kid Food”

 

Doctor Yum Dishes Up Important Reasons To Skip The Typical Kid-Related Food And Opt For More Nutritious Options
By Dr. Nimali Fernando and Heidi DiEugenio
According to the National Institutes of Health, on any given day one-third …

(NEW COPY) Discoveries September 2017 (NEW COPY) Discoveries September 2017

TODD SANDERS ART:
Todd Sanders’ neon art evokes a time when America fell in love with motion.
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Discoveries September 2017 Discoveries September 2017

TODD SANDERS
Art: Todd Sanders’ neon art evokes a time when America fell in love with motion.
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Walls That Talk Walls That Talk

Tile Statements That Say Everything About Your Style
By Cheryl Alexander
Choosing the right wall tiles for your home just got easier and a lot more fun. Though the choices are plenty, don’t be overwhelmed. Quit wondering …

Make Pool Maintenance a Pleasant Experience Make Pool Maintenance  a Pleasant Experience

These Tips From The Pros Can Help You Keep Your Pool Sparkling
By Merry Wise
Pool season is here! The weather is warm, and it’s time to enjoy the pool once again. Use these useful professional …

Book Reviews September 2017 Book Reviews September 2017

 
THE GRUMPY GARDENER
Gardeners from across the country have turned to Southern Living Senior Garden Editor Steven Bender, “The Grumpy Gardener,” for his keen knowledge and gardening know-how with equal doses sarcasm and sidesplitting humor for …

Grow a Bigger Garden in a Smaller Space Grow a Bigger Garden in a Smaller Space

Space-Saving Ideas For Increased Productivity
By Melinda Myers
Whether in the ground or on a balcony or deck, there’s always room to grow your own garden-fresh produce and beautiful flowers. Space- saving gardening techniques and products can …

Update on Santa Barbara County Wineries Update on Santa Barbara County Wineries

And More Red And White Wine Values And A Restaurant Recommendation
I decided to make a quick, one-day sweep through California’s Santa Barbara County in July, visiting two new wineries and one old faithful. The one I …

Great Values from Washington State and More Great Values from Washington State and More

FROM CHAMPAGNE TO REDS
AND ROSÉS
Whereas Oregon is producing winning Pinot Gris and Pinot Noir, Washington State is producing equally great Riesling, Syrah, Cabernet Franc and Cabernet Sauvignon! The following are the best values from tasting …

Infinity QX30 and Ford F150 Infinity QX30 and Ford F150

 
Infinity QX30 | Starting price: $30,000
By Kelly Foss mycardata.com
Small SUVs are all the rage today. Buyers can’t get enough of them. They are compact is size, highly maneuverable, have a sporty demeanor, modern styling and …

The Dentler Building Receives A Facelift And A New Life The Dentler Building Receives A Facelift And A New Life

One of the highlights of Preservation Houston’s 2017 Good Brick Tour held earlier this year in April was the Dentler Building, a two-story masonry structure built in 1923 by George H. Dentler, whose food and condiments business is particularly remembered locally for Dentler Maid Potato Chips.

30 Years and Counting 30 Years and Counting

Johnny Carrabba Shares His Family’s Success Story
The abundance of great food is Houston is widely known, and foodies can find trendy, beautiful, satisfying restaurants on almost every city block both inside and outside the loop. …

The Arts & Happenings August 2017 The Arts & Happenings August 2017

2017 HOUSTON SHAKESPEARE FESTIVAL, JULY 28-AUG. 6
A Broadway star is among the cast of talented actors who will take center stage at the Miller Outdoor Theatre this year for the 43rd season of the Houston …

MEMORABLE WEDDINGS –
Katherine and Doug
MEMORABLE WEDDINGS – </br> Katherine and Doug

Text by Melanie Saxton Photos by Chris Bailey Photography
Katherine Mizell and Doug Jackson met through mutual friends while he attended Louisiana State University and she attended the University of Texas. They reconnected 12 years later …