parade floats moving in the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade

Travel Tuesday: Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade: How To See It Like a New Yorker

by Julie Tereshchuk on November 17, 2015

Most people know the Kilgore Rangerettes are fan favorites at the Macy's parade on Thanksgiving, but did you know there's a ton of fun to be had going behind the parade scenes the day prior?...


Foodie Friday: Brennan’s of Houston offers the decadence of New Orleans

by Autumn Rhea Carpenter on November 13, 2015

If you are longing for a taste of New Orleans but are unable to plan a quick trip to the Big Easy, Brennan’s of Houston offers the transportive southwestern Creole culinary answer at the Houston...

Edith Royal, Alexandra & Isabel Kazen & Elena Howard

Darrell K Royal Fund celebrates Edith Royal’s 90th birthday

by Special to Texas Lifestyle Magazine on November 13, 2015

The Darrell K Royal Research Fund for Alzheimer’s Disease (DKR Fund) is dedicated to raising awareness and funding research initiatives throughout Texas for Alzheimer’s disease. [caption id="attachment_12941" align="aligncenter" width="1024"] Guests were in for a real...


The Pedigree of Texas Taste

by Daniel Kelada on November 12, 2015

Something is happening in the Texas wine industry that is indicative of its maturity and commitment that reaches beyond what we may already know about the budding industry. Forget about the economic impact studies, forget...


Mírame: A look at Jonas Alvarez

November 16, 2015

On the darkened patio of Gusto restaurant, Jonas Alvarez is unaware of the people milling all about, his focus dedicated entirely to explaining his music. “If I’m gonna play 100 songs, I’m gonna play 100...

Left to right: Scott Moon, Michael Polasek, Rocky King, Kenny Grohman, Duane Wavra. (Photo courtesy Rocky King Band)

The Rocky King Band, Coming to a Dance Hall Near You

by Elaine Krackau on November 11, 2015

If you’re a fan of traditional country music and western swing, not to mention a night of good old fashioned boot scootin’, you won’t want to miss a night out with the Rocky King Band....

Photo: Jandra Sutton

Travel Tuesday: Just Off the Beaten Path to the Upper Cumberlands, Tennessee

by Jandra Sutton on November 10, 2015

While it may be hard to believe, Tennessee is known for more than honkytonks, Dollywood, and Graceland. Home to several major tourist destinations, including Nashville, Memphis, and the Smoky Mountains, some of its best travel...


Racing Forward: Mica Mosbacher finds happiness after heartache

by Mike Kordell on November 9, 2015

Hard times fall upon us all in life, and, while the well known saying might seem trite, it truly isn’t about how far (or hard) you fall, but how high you bounce back that counts....