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Martha’s Entertaining – A Year of Celebrations

| December 1, 2011
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 in Maine or a more lavish holiday dinner at Bedford, each of the gatherings is equally memorable, for what Martha […]

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

| December 1, 2011
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 holiday gifts sure to make even their wildest dreams come true. The arrival of the Christmas Book is considered by […]

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The Big, Beautiful Cornelius Bow!

| December 1, 2011
The Big, Beautiful Cornelius Bow!

Have you ever tried to make the perfect bow for a package or a wreath? The late Margaret Cornelius (wife of founder Sterling Cornelius) created the Famous Cornelius Bow — known for its lush, one-of-a-kind designer look with generous loops and multiple ribbon patterns. Once you see such a bow, you’ll never again be satisfied […]

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HOLIDAY GIFT IDEAS 2011

| December 1, 2011
HOLIDAY GIFT IDEAS 2011

Give The Gift Of Art For Your Special Someone WILSON STREET GALLERY Are you looking for that “hard to find gift” for your special someone? At Wilson Street Gallery, they can help you find the best gift, a piece of history! Their beautiful gallery, nestled in downtown Fulshear, offers over 150 museum quality paintings by […]

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Hot New Trends in Bath Upgrades

| December 1, 2011
Hot New Trends in Bath Upgrades

New-on-the-market fixtures and finishes can change the look of kitchens, too Starting any home project can be stressful, especially when undertaking those projects in the most-used rooms of the house, like the kitchen and bathroom. From overall room style to structural changes and fixtures, many pieces of the puzzle need to fit together to create […]

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Discoveries

| December 1, 2011
Discoveries

Saija Chair from Crate&Barrel • 1950s Iron Traveler’s Trunks from Restoration Hardware • kMix Collection from De’Longhi • Z Gallerie




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Stone Flooring: An Investment in Timeless Elegance for Your Home

| December 1, 2011
Stone Flooring: An Investment in Timeless Elegance for Your Home

Transform your living space with new flooring By Christie Craig Are you thinking maybe it’s time to launch that big home remodeling project you’ve been dreaming of? If the budget won’t allow for a complete room renovation, and you truly want to transform your living space, you might wonder where you should invest your resources. […]

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DEC 2011 Fashion: Season Essentials

| December 1, 2011
DEC 2011 Fashion: Season Essentials

FRANCO SARTO From the 2011 fall collection The Oberon comes in black/white Zebra Pony and Camel/Black Leopard Pony. Sold at department stores. francosarto.com

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Book Reviews Dec 2011

| December 1, 2011
Book Reviews Dec 2011

Just Tacos Just Tacos: 100 Delicious Recipes for Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner showcases Shelly Wiseman’s mastery of the art of Mexican cuisine. Just Tacos includes recipes for many fillings that are easy to make for a simple and satisfying meal. Recipes for every meal and food group are included, making this the ultimate taco cookbook. […]

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Exceptional Adult BeveragesLet’s start with Portugal

| December 1, 2011
Exceptional Adult BeveragesLet’s start with Portugal

By Denman Moody denmanswineblog.com THE WINES OF ESPORÁO Portugal has a tradition of winemaking dating back to 2000 B.C. The Duoro, where the great Ports are produced, was the one of the first demarcated wine regions in the world in 1756. In the recent past, Portugal has been revered for its great fortified wines, and […]

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Volkswagen EOS and BMW X3

| December 1, 2011
Volkswagen EOS and BMW X3

The magic of the EOS is that this city sized car is fitted with an ingenious 3-piece hardtop that, at the press of a button, folds neatly into the trunk.

The X3 is a premium vehicle and comes with the upscale accoutrements and level of refinement that one would expect from BMW.




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An Arts and Crafts Dream Come True

| November 1, 2011
An Arts and Crafts Dream Come True

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Katy Texas Events November 2011

| November 1, 2011
Katy Texas Events November 2011

  SEVEN LAKES HS CHEERLEADER CLINIC NOV 12 The Seven Lakes High School Cheerleaders are hosting their annual cheerleading clinic on Saturday, Nov. 12, from 1-4 p.m. in the Seven Lakes High School Dance Gym. Participants will learn a cheer, chant and a dance, and are invited to perform at the home boys basketball opener […]

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Katy People and Events, Socially Speaking with Lori Gunn, November 2011

| November 1, 2011 | 0 Comments
Katy People and Events, Socially Speaking with Lori Gunn, November 2011

Support the Girls Luncheon • Katy Art Mixer • Westside Chef’s Throwdown




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Katy Texas Schools, Sports, Students, Nov 2011

| November 1, 2011
Katy Texas Schools, Sports, Students, Nov 2011

MCMEANS JH NATIONAL JUNIOR HONOR SOCIETY COLLECTS ITEMS FOR FIRE VICTIMS – McMeans Junior High National Junior Honor Society held a donation drive to help those in need who lost their homes and belongings in the wildfires. Students collected clothing, toothbrushes, water, canned food, school supplies and even  pet food. _________________________________________________________________________________ MORTON RANCH HS HOSTS […]

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Around Katy Texas, News and Info, November 2011

| November 1, 2011
Around Katy Texas, News and Info, November 2011

KATY RICE HARVEST PARADE WINNERS. The Katy Rice Harvest Parade is one of the kick off events for the Annual Katy Rice Harvest Festival. Sponsored by Remedy Roofing, the parade was held in Historic Downtown Katy on Oct. 1. The parade judges were Stan Stanley, Cassie Richter and Tracy Gallimore. Lynn Cardiff, who was instrumental […]

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Katy Business November 2011

| November 1, 2011
Katy Business November 2011

  Cinco Ranch was named one of the top 20 master planned communities in the nation. ‹Metrostudy announced the results of its quarterly lot-by-lot survey, stating that five of the top 20 master planned communities in the nation are located in Fort Bend County. The top Master Planned Communities in Fort Bend County include Newland […]

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Victoria Garcia’s imagination earned her a five-year publishing contract

| November 1, 2011
Victoria Garcia’s imagination earned her a five-year publishing contract

From Age 7, A Successful Author By Cindy Ziervogel I Imagine Things Because I Picture Myself There is an anthology of children’s stories written and illustrated by Victoria Garcia when she was just 6 years old. She first started writing them when she was 5 and living in Monterrey, Mexico. Victoria’s book of 10 witty stories […]

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A Collection Embraces Texas, From arrowheads to cannonballs, History comes alive in the Smith household

| November 1, 2011
A Collection Embraces Texas, From arrowheads to cannonballs, History comes alive in the Smith household

By Melanie Saxton As a kid spending time South Texas, Randy Smith was always thrilled to find an Indian arrowhead or spear tip. “I started collecting them again when my firstborn, Audrey, was only two,” says Smith. He carried Audrey on his back, and twice she wanted down to pick an arrowhead off that hot […]

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Frank and Judy Bielec: TLC, Mosey ‘n Me, and a New Decade

| November 1, 2011
Frank and Judy Bielec: TLC, Mosey ‘n Me, and a New Decade

A chat with one of the most creative couples around — in Katy or the country By Melanie Saxton The Bielecs met with Lifestyles and Homes for a rare catch-up interview at a favorite haunt. “I planned the first six seasons of Trading Spaces at Starbucks,” says Frank, who appreciates his time on the wildly […]

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