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Past Kappa Holiday Home Tour Featured A Modern Georgian-Style Abode

| November 1, 2017
Past Kappa Holiday Home Tour Featured A Modern Georgian-Style Abode

Since 1941, the Kappa Kappa Gamma Charitable Foundation Holiday Pilgrimage has showcased Hou­ston’s absolute best in interior, floral and holiday designs.

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Andrea Ramsey Finds Meaning In Art

| November 1, 2017
Andrea Ramsey Finds Meaning In Art

Artist’s Life Has Come Full Circle Back To The Community That Supported Her By Mara Soloway Throughout Andrea Ramsey’s life, being an artist has had different significance at different times. As she learned and honed her skill as a child, she found it to be fun and exciting, and all the compliments she received underscored […]

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The Quintess Collection

| November 1, 2017
The Quintess Collection

Where Travel Dreams Come True By Cheryl Alexander These days, time is a coveted luxury. Just as important is where, with whom and how you spend your time. At Quintess, they believe that when it’s time to get away, you should enjoy every minute to the fullest — which is why they offer luxury travel […]

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Katy Happenings November 2017

| November 1, 2017
Katy Happenings November 2017

SUGAR PLUM MARKET WILL BRING MAGIC TO FORT BEND COUNTY FOLLOWING THE DEVASTATION OF HURRICANE HARVEY Presented by the Fort Bend Junior Service League (FBJSL) and Memorial Hermann, the theme for the 17th Annual Sugar Plum Market is “Believe in The Magic.” Shoppers will be treated to spectacular holiday décor, 100 vendors, and a fantastic […]

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Socially Speaking – Michelle Anderson November 2017

| November 1, 2017
Socially Speaking – Michelle Anderson November 2017

– Inaugural Katy Care Gala
– Katy Rice Harvest Festival Parade
– Katy Mom Joins The 4-0 Club!




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MEMORABLE WEDDINGS –
Lauren and Patrick

| November 1, 2017
MEMORABLE WEDDINGS – </br> Lauren and Patrick

Light filters over the bride as she stands at the church doors. Text by Melanie Saxton Photos by Evoke Photography & Video If it wasn’t for match.com, Lauren Ashley Partida and Patrick Lennox Strang would never have found each other! Lauren was raised in the heart of historic Sugar Land and graduated from Kempner High […]

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Fashion – What’s in Stores Now –
November 2017

| November 1, 2017
Fashion – What’s in Stores Now – </br> November 2017</br>

ZIAD NAKAD – Fall-Winter 2017-2018 Collection

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Holiday Gift Ideas, November 2017

| November 1, 2017
Holiday Gift Ideas, November 2017

LOGGINS JEWELERS Holiday Charmer! Versatile, interchangeable and collectable, build her jewelry wardrobe with Jude Frances. From 18kt gold with diamonds to sterling silver with white topaz, and a rainbow of gems in between, the coveted earring frames with changeable charms, stackable bracelets, rings and necklaces adapt for every fashion occasion and every budget! Jude Frances […]

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Arts & Antiques by Dr. Lori – Top 10 Thanksgiving Collectibles

| November 1, 2017
Arts & Antiques by Dr. Lori – Top 10 Thanksgiving Collectibles

When embarking on a new phase of life, such as getting married, completing a degree, or moving to a new home, many people chronicle the experience with the purchase of an object.




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Katy Business November 2017

| November 1, 2017
Katy Business November 2017

HOUSTON METHODIST CANCER CENTER AT WEST EARNS NATIONAL ACCREDITATION FROM ACS COMMISSION ON CANCER The cancer program at Houston Methodist West Hospital received a three-year accreditation with commendation from the Commis­sion on Cancer (CoC), a quality program of the American College of Surgeons. To earn voluntary CoC accreditation, a cancer program must meet or exceed […]

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Historically Katy
The Vote for a City

| November 1, 2017
Historically Katy </br> The Vote for a City

An election more than 70 years ago had a significant impact on Katy. Katy was founded in 1896 as a town, and it was 50 years before it was recognized as a city. In the 1940s, there were problems. Road repair was unregulated, so many individuals repaired the streets in front of their businesses and […]

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Overcome Emotional Eating, Lose Weight and Improve Health

| November 1, 2017
Overcome Emotional Eating, Lose Weight and Improve Health

Nine Tips From A Psychologist And Author Negative emotions often cause people to eat when they are bored, angry or already full, says New York Times-bestselling author Dr. Susan Albers, a nationally recognized psychologist who specializes in eating issues, weight loss, body image concerns and mindfulness. Improving your emotional intelligence (EI) will help you make […]

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Make Healthy Carbohydrate Choices

| November 1, 2017
Make Healthy Carbohydrate Choices

A Variety Of Delicious Meals And Snacks Will Hit The Spot How much and what type of foods you eat makes a difference in your general health, and especially if you are managing diabetes. If you are constantly asking yourself what carbohydrates you should eat, the American Diabetes Association has advice on balancing your meals […]

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Around Katy November 2017

| November 1, 2017
Around Katy November 2017

NATIONAL CHARITY LEAGUE, INC. LADY BIRD CHAPTER HOSTS BACK TO SCHOOL FASHION SHOW The National Charity League, Inc., Lady Bird Chapter (NCL, Inc.) participated in a successful event benefiting Clothed By Faith at the Chapter’s fourth Annual Fashion Show in August at the Westland Baptist Church in Katy. The Breakfast at Tiffany’s-inspired theme was showcased […]

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Discoveries November 2017

| November 1, 2017
Discoveries November 2017

HERON PRINT WALLPAPER: The Heron print depicts the birds against a soft pink ground with dragonflies scattered throughout. gucci.com

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Book Reviews November 2017

| November 1, 2017
Book Reviews November 2017

CHRISTMAS AT CARNTON Christmas at Carnton,by Tamera Alexander, is a novel set amid war and the fading dream of the Confederacy. A wounded soldier and a destitute widow discover the true meaning of Christmas — and sacrificial love. Aletta Prescott struggles to hold life together for herself and her 6-year-old son. A chance meeting with […]

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Home Furnishings Hit a High Point

| November 1, 2017
Home Furnishings Hit a High Point

Textures, Illumination And Fabulous Seating Abound The Fall Trendsetter Report from High Point Market is a wonderful overview of what’s in vogue in the world of home furnishings and accessories. We were inspired by its creative compilations of predictions and so have combined some from the Report with ideas of others in the know about […]

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Maximize a Small Space

| November 1, 2017
Maximize a Small Space

Design Tips To Make The Most Of Less Square Footage By Bee Heinemann In almost every home there is a need for larger living areas. It can be a challenge to decorate small rooms to make them purposeful and comfortable without looking too cluttered. With some thoughtful planning, there are ways to maximize every square […]

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Katy Texas Schools, Sports, Students, November 2017

| November 1, 2017
Katy Texas Schools, Sports, Students, November 2017

Read about the achievements of area schools and students.




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Touring Napa and Sonoma, Part II

| November 1, 2017
Touring Napa and Sonoma, Part II

More Wineries That Are “Must Visits” In the July 2016 issue, I wrote about some of the to-die-for wineries in Napa and Sonoma that are “must” visits. To view that article, visit houstonlifestyles.com, click on “Wine, Food and Travel” and scroll down to it. Since I have more to offer on this subject, the following […]

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Chevy Equinox and Audi Q5

| November 1, 2017
Chevy Equinox and Audi Q5

By Kelly Foss mycardata.com Chevy Equinox | Starting price: $23,500 In a very crowded field of compact SUVs the Equinox is one of the originals. The market on these hot-selling vehicles changes fast and Chevy has followed the trend. The brand new Equinox is totally updated and massively improved over outgoing model. The previous Equinox […]

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