Treating Breast Cancer Treating Breast Cancer

An Overview Of Options
I f you’ve been diagnosed with breast cancer, your cancer care team will discuss treatment options with you. It’s important that you take time to think about your choices. You will want …

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

-Baby Girl Laughing
-Hauntingly Good Halloween Cocktails
-Fall Cabbage Container

Houston City Scope October 2016 Houston City Scope October 2016

Memorial Hermann-TMC’s Newest Installation Honors Dr. James H. “Red” Duke
Memorial Hermann-Texas Medical Center’s latest installment in the Rick Smith Gallery, a small art gallery located near the main lobby of Memorial Hermann-TMC in the Hermann …

Fact-checking the Myths About Breast Cancer Fact-checking the Myths About Breast Cancer

Common Beliefs That Shouldn’t Be Believed
By Connie Oliver
With the political season heating up as the presidential election draws ever closer, it seems that everything is being fact-checked. Just as we fact-check candidates’ statements to …

HISTORICAL – The Persistence of Olivewood Cemetery HISTORICAL – The Persistence of Olivewood Cemetery

by Dr. Joseph Stromberg
Historically African American cemeteries dating back to after the Civil War are some of the most endangered sites in Houston. Olivewood cemetery, the first incorporated African American cemetery in the city, has …

Discoveries October 2016 Discoveries October 2016

2016 EDITION POLISH POTTERY JACK-O’-LANTERN
In the village of Boleslawiec, Poland Uno Alla Volta works with artisans to ensure an exclusive Halloween design on this Polish stoneware Jack-O’-Lantern. Using the traditional folk art method, Halloween motifs …

Book Reviews October 2016 Book Reviews October 2016

GET PUMPED
Shoes have the power both to fascinate men and women and to crystallize a moment in fashion. In Vogue: The Shoe by Harriet Quick, with a foreword by Alexandra Shulman, editor-in-chief of British Vogue, …

A Civilized Past Time -The Cultural Shift To Drinking Wine During Meals A Civilized Past Time -The Cultural Shift To Drinking Wine During Meals

The Cultural Shift To Drinking Wine During Meals
In the ’60s and early ’70s, wine was plentiful, mostly in the sweet red (Lam­brusco), sweet white (Liebfrau­milch), sweet fizzy (Mateus and Lancers) and jug wines (Almaden …

Acura RLX and Subaru Impreza Acura RLX and Subaru Impreza

Acura RLX| Starting price: $54,000
Acura’s flagship RLX remains both a supremely comfortable and surprisingly athletic vehicle. The model continues development with the addition of a host of safety features, and newer, bigger wheels.
Having a winning …

Legacy, Nostalgia and a Model Train Inspire Meyerland Remodel Legacy, Nostalgia and a Model Train Inspire Meyerland Remodel

Adherence To Family Values And Boyhood Dreams Earns Homeowner A Good Brick Award
Glen Rosenbaum has made a name for himself in Houston in a variety of ways. He is a well-known and highly regarded partner …

Steve Stewart Lives and Breathes a Love of Words Steve Stewart  Lives and Breathes  a Love  of  Words

His Works Span Plays, Music And Professional Communications
By Mara Soloway
Coming from a family of educators and communicators, Steve Stewart grew up with a love of words and storytelling. Those language talents have fueled his 33-year …

Star Furniture Introduces its Newest Collection Star Furniture Introduces its Newest Collection

Magnolia Home brings Joanna Gaines’ style sensibilities to a wider audience
Nearly 2,000 fans of Chip and Joanna Gaines greeted the stars of the hit HGTV home makeover show, Fixer Upper, when they appeared at Star …

Houston Galveston Institute to Honor Cullen Family, Nov. 4 Houston Galveston Institute to Honor Cullen Family, Nov. 4

Family To Speak Openly About Losing Roy Cullen To Suicide
Roy Cullen was one of Houston’s most remarkable and influential businessmen, a community act­ivist, philanthropist, visionary, oil tycoon, sport enthusiast and strong supporter of education.
On the …

40 Years of Life Flight, 40 Days of Thanks 40 Years of Life Flight, 40 Days of Thanks

Memorial Hermann Life Flight® Celebrates 40th Anniversary By Extending Its Appreciation To The Community It Serves
Four decades after launching the innovative air ambulance service known today as Memorial Hermann Life Flight, Memorial Hermann Health System …

The Arts & Happenings September 2016 The Arts & Happenings September 2016

SEPTEMBER AT THE JUNG CENTER: NATURE IN PAINT AND CERAMIC
This September, The Jung Center is exhibiting the expressionistic paintings of Misha Penton with the numinous ceramics of Helena Gijsbers van Wijk.
Misha Penton’s work in blood …

Pelican Hill Serves Up Italian Riviera with West Coast Style Pelican Hill Serves Up Italian Riviera with West Coast Style

Resort’s Fall Festa dell’Autunno brings Tuscany to Southern California
Text by Noelle Valentine Photography courtesy of Pelican Hill
When September rolls around, Houstonians are ready to feel the chill of the fall’s first cool front. Summer …

MEMORABLE WEDDINGS – Kendall & Bernard MEMORABLE WEDDINGS – Kendall & Bernard

Text by Melanie Saxton Photos by Ashley Gillen Photography
She’s a native Texan. He’s from Panama. A chance meeting at the office sparked a romance that led them down the aisle into “happily ever after.”
Kendall Harvey …

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

The kids are back in school and thoughts are turning to fall events, especially for the11 community leaders who have been selected as 2017 “Women of Distinction” by the Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation. The ladies …

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

Dolce & Gabbana Botanical Garden Fall Winter 2016-17 Collection