Dahlias Bring Diverse Shapes, Sizes, Colors to a Garden

by Melinda Myers on January 17, 2019

Dahlias have been a fixture in summer flower gardens for generations, but it may be time to rethink the various ways they can be incorporated in any floral arrangement! With hundreds of varieties to choose...

Happy New Interior! 4 Easy Design Tips to Kick-Start Your 2019

by Leah O'Neill on December 27, 2018

A home should be all about the people living in it. When I’m creating a space I want to know everything about the people— their style, preferences, and how they live their life so I...

12 Hot Houston Shops For the Holidays & Beyond

by Emily Bond on November 30, 2018

Houston’s a shopper’s paradise. Narrowing down the best stores this holiday season is no small feat, but we’ve rounded up local shops for everyone on your list. The holidays are coming and thankfully, Houston is...

The 10 Best Vegetables and Fruits to Grow this Fall in Texas

by Katie Kuchta on October 4, 2018

Do you have a garden you’ve been cultivating for years? Or are you just getting started in fruit and vegetable gardening? Maybe your new home has a garden that has motivated you to enjoying the...

Five Minutes With the Sweet Life’s Vianney Rodriguez

by Gabi De la Rosa on September 27, 2018

Vianney Rodriguez is a two-time author and recipe developer for the Sweet Life. A South Texas native, she grew up believing that food connects people and has set out to do just that through the...

7 Tips For Incorporating Wild Flowers into Your Landscaping

by Katie Kuchta on September 24, 2018

Now the cooler weather is here, if you’re looking for a way to revamp your backyard landscape and add a touch of natural flair to your lawn, consider planting wildflowers as you would see them...

4 Fabulous + Simple Design Hacks to Spruce Up Your Home For Fall

by Leah O'Neill on September 19, 2018

I can’t wait---fall is coming! And a season change calls for a style change. Not only for you, but also for your home. It’s the perfect excuse to make simple changes that will add a...

#WineDownWednesday: Brilliant Pairings ~ Edible Centerpiece + Jordan Chardonnay

by Robin Barr Sussman on September 12, 2018

Texas is starting to usher in cooler weather and more opportunities to enjoy outdoor entertaining or just hanging out on the patio. Celebrate end-of-summer produce with this nifty idea from Jordan Winery’s Hospitality and Event Director...

Five Minutes with Meg Sutton, True Southern Belle

by Rilee Wong on September 5, 2018

Meg Sutton, co-owner of Belle & Union, has created a unique shop alongside her husband, Josh. Their first flagship store in Quarry Village, San Antonio brings Southern hospitality to life with its range of American-made...