Discoveries Jan 2012 Discoveries  Jan 2012

Francesca And Juliet Headboards, From Z Gallerie
Fresh and sophisticated, this elegant and simple Julia headboard will complement any bedroom. The upholstery fabric is 100% cotton printed in the USA with onyx and lilac accent …

Organize Your Oasis Organize Your Oasis

De-cluttering at home may be easier than you think

By Cheryl Alexander
Many New Year’s resolutions include the intent to get organized on some level, and since your home is your oasis, shouldn’t a decision to enhance …

Stop Throwing Money Out The Window Stop Throwing Money Out The Window

Save on utility costs and increase the value of your home
By Angela C. Crissman
One of the smartest and most cost-effective ways to save on your monthly electric bill is to replace the windows on your …

Go Bananas Diet Catching On Go Bananas Diet Catching On

Two years ago, Japanese supermarkets couldn’t keep bananas on the shelves after a man revealed the secret of his weight-loss success on a leading social network. Now a healthier version of his diet is catching …

Book Reviews Jan 2012 Book Reviews Jan 2012

JUNIOR’S DESSERT COOKBOOK
Junior’s Dessert Cookbook: Over 75 Recipes for Cheesecakes, Pies, Cookies, Cakes and More features 75 delicious and easy-to-follow recipes for desserts that have made Junior’s a legendary restaurant in New York.
In Junior’s Dessert …

Click Your Way To Cabo Click Your Way To Cabo

Cabo San Lucas Villas and AllAboutCabo.com
take the mystery out of Mexico
By Elizabeth Anthony
If a trip to Cabo San Lucas is in your future, your first stop should be the online travel magazine, www.allaboutcabo.com. Just like …

Tithe Wines Tithe Wines

Turning wine into water!
By Denman Moody
denmanswineblog.com
Steve and Allison Triarsi Lewis are two well-known and well-respected Houstonians: she as an anchor and reporter at CBS News Houston, and he as a money manager for an …

SCION IQ & Mercedes C250 Coupe SCION IQ & Mercedes C250 Coupe

The SCION IQ as an expression of the New Urbanism.

Though smaller and less expensive, the C Coupe still has Mercedes presence and its rock solid feel.

A River Oaks French Country Christmas A River Oaks French Country Christmas

Biennially at Christmas time, Houstonians are allowed a rare treat: an intimate glimpse into some of the city’s most desirable neighborhoods and most luxurious homes showcasing the best in interior, floral and holiday-inspired design ideas …

The Arts & Happenings December 2011 The Arts & Happenings December 2011

Houston Heights Association Holiday Home Tour
BEGINNING DEC 2
The 2011 Houston Heights Association Holiday Home Tour, “Deck the Heights,” is set for Friday, Dec. 2, 6-9 p.m.; and Saturday, Dec. 3, 3-9 p.m. Six unique Houston …

On The Town with Jan Carson December 2011 On The Town with Jan Carson December 2011

Signature Chefs Gala • King Tut & Gifts of Sultan • An Evening to Dress for Success • Spotted in the Crowd

My Table Magazine Announces 2011 Houston Culinary Awards My Table Magazine Announces 2011 Houston Culinary Awards

Houston’s top chefs, restaurateurs, industry professionals and local “foodies” gathered for the 2011 Houston Culinary Awards, held in the ballroom at the Hilton Hotel at the University of Houston. The awards, presented annually by My …

Martha’s Entertaining – A Year of Celebrations Martha’s Entertaining – A Year of Celebrations

 

In this exquisite book, Martha Stewart welcomes you into her world, where she entertains in the expressive and beautiful style that she has made so famous. Whether a simple blueberry breakfast on a Sunday morning …

A Real Life ‘Out of Africa’ A Real Life ‘Out of Africa’

By Melanie Saxton
Houstonian Andy Biggs shoots wildlife with his camera and shares his passion for Africa
Imagine visiting the remote parts of Africa and getting within feet of wild lions and elephants. For some, such an …

Houston Performing Arts and Events December 2011 Houston Performing Arts and Events December 2011

The Irish Tenors Holiday Special
SOCIETY FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS, DEC. 7
Since they first joined voices in 1998, The Irish Tenors have made countless traditional musical treasures breathe with new life. Accompanied by a full orchestra, …

Houston City Scope December 2011 Houston City Scope December 2011

Astro Honoree
Buddy Lamothe Talks Baseball and Life
Buddy Lamothe, a pitcher who was paralyzed in a diving accident shortly before he was drafted in the 40th round of the First-Year Player Draft out of San Jacinto …

NEIMAN MARCUS presents the 85th Edition of its Legendary Christmas Book NEIMAN MARCUS presents the 85th Edition of its Legendary Christmas Book

The 2011 Christmas Book was unveiled by luxury retailer Neiman Marcus in Dallas. The 85th edition of this legendary book continues Neiman Marcus’s unmatched tradition of offering its customers a selection of spectacular and unique …