Safe Sleep Practices for Babies Safe Sleep Practices for Babies

Becoming a new parent is an exciting and challenging time, and sleep-deprived moms and dads often look for advice from their own parents.
But when it comes to ensuring that their babies sleep safely, new parents …

Sweet Simplicity Make these tasty, colorful treats in the microwave Sweet Simplicity Make these tasty, colorful treats in the microwave

As much fun as it is to make fancy treats, sometimes simple really is better. This Easter, keep things sweet and simple when it comes to making desserts.

These Easter Egg Treats are a fun twist …

Gather for Spring Gather for Spring

TRACY PORTER

Art de vivre vintage cowboy boots are hand cut and hand made in 120-170 steps, vintage aged leather on the entire boot.

Discoveries Apr 2011 Discoveries Apr 2011

Funky Zebra Charger by Diane von Furstenberg
From the newly-launched Diane von Furstenberg Home Collection, this Funky Zebra Charger is part of the tabletop collection. It integrates effortlessly with other DVF home
elements and showcases the …

Fighting Cancer Fighting Cancer

Cancer remains a leading cause of death in the United States, killing more than a half-million Amer­icans annually.  Globally, about 13 percent of all deaths are due to cancer, according to the World Health Organization …

Flip Flop Your Living Areas Flip Flop Your Living Areas

While Houstonians are outside in the spring weather this month trying to salvage outdoor living areas after an unusually cold winter, more than 80,000 attendees and 2,000 exhibitors representing 106 countries will be indoors in …

Book Reviews Apr 2011 Book Reviews Apr 2011

GROW PLANTS IN POTS
Grow Plants in Pots is an essential guide to growing plants in small spaces —indoors or out. Packed with fascinating facts and practical tips, Grow Plants in Pots, provides expert cultivation advice …

Banff and the Canadian Rockies Banff and the Canadian Rockies

Banff and the Canadian Rockies offer spectacular summer adventures
Few hotels in the world can rival the majesty, hospitality and scenery of The Fairmont Banff Springs hotel, located in the heart of Banff National Park in …

Michael David Winery and the Emergence of Lodi Michael David Winery and the Emergence of Lodi

Until recently, and even now, many enophiles think of Lodi, if at all, as the place where Sutter Home made its White Zinfandel and Robert Mondavi started its Woodbridge line, both of which were commercially …

Hyundai Elantra And The Kia Sorento Hyundai Elantra And The Kia Sorento

HYUNDAI ELANTRA
I’ve always contended that it doesn’t take any more effort to make a good-looking car than a homely one. After all, it’s mostly a matter of stamping metal body panels and the giant presses …

A Family Affair A Family Affair

Schacht McCollum has a keen eye for detail when it comes to his family’s home.
After all, he’s the builder.

There’s not much chance that Kaye and Schacht McCollum will disagree on their preference of home. No, …

The Arts & Happeningss March 2011 The Arts & Happeningss March 2011

HARRY CONNICK JR. IN CONCERT
MAR 29
Grammy and Emmy Award winner, Tony Award nominee and multi-platinum recording artist Harry Connick Jr. has been added to the season for the Society for the Performing Arts. Harry Connick …

On The Town with Jan Carson March 2011 On The Town with Jan Carson March 2011

A Celebration of Reading, benefiting the Barbara Bush Foundation for Family Literacy, is always a must-attend event, and this year promises to be a sellout! President George W. Bush is a last-minute “stand in” for …

Houston Performing Arts and Events March 2011 Houston Performing Arts and Events March 2011

THE MARRIAGE OF FIGARO
HOUSTON GRAND OPERA, BEGINNING APRIL 15
The Marriage of Figaro, Mozart’s musical comedy of manners, is a cherished favorite around the world. Italian bass-baritone Luca Pisaroni plays the smooth Count Almaviva, who …

Houston City Scope March 2011 Houston City Scope March 2011

Rock the Block at Children’s Museum for Spring Break
The Children’s Museum of Houston is ready for its Rock the Block action-packed Spring Break week. Each day will be bursting with entertainment including music from …

The Secrets of Dining, According to Capitol Hill The Secrets of Dining, According to Capitol Hill

AUTHOR LINDA BAUER COMPILES RECIPES FROM PRESIDENTS AND CONGRESSIONAL REPRESENTATIVES
In classrooms across America, enthusiastic teachers try to make history come alive. Over Foreman grills and Bunsen burners they fry up an old favorite of George …

Spring Preview • Celebrity Sitings Brad Pitt and Jimmy Fallon Spring Preview • Celebrity Sitings Brad Pitt and Jimmy Fallon

Spring preview of dresses and accessories!

Discoveries Mar 2011 Discoveries Mar 2011

Beats By Dr. Dre Headphones
The next evolution in the popular Beats by Dr. Dre Solo on-ear headphone line builds on the acclaimed sound of the original Beats Solo headphones, adding several acoustical enhancements. With their …

The Choice is Clear – Invisible Aligners For Teeth The Choice is Clear – Invisible Aligners For Teeth

A BEAUTIFUL SMILE IS WITHIN REACH
Aside from detracting from your appearance, misaligned teeth also affect your confidence level. However, because of the constraints and consequences associated with traditional braces, many people, both teens and adults, opt to do nothing …