Peter Cotton Tail
Hippity hoppity. . . Easter’s on its way! Add a few adorable grass bunnies to your holiday table or outdoor covered patio to bring whimsy this Spring. Shop Indulge Decor’s selection of grass rabbits and paperwhites terracotta flower pots (bonus - these flowers don’t need watering and last from year to year!). Prices start at $10.
2903 Saint Street
A great way to add pizazz to your wardrobe is with a colorful Michael Kors watch. He’s revamped his named boutique in the Galleria and it is dazzling! Take some time and stop in to see his Spring collection.
Michael Kors boutique
The Jung Center 25th Annual Benefit Dinner
Gene Vaughan, Doris Kearns Goodwin, Susan Vaughan, and Jim Reeder
The Jung Center’s Center for Houston’s Future was honored for their commitment to developing civic leaders in the Houston Region, resulting in dozens of life-changing community projects. Honorees were Susan and Gene Vaughan with Doris Kearns Goodwin, historian and author, speaking on her new book about Abraham Lincoln, Team of Rivals, and about working with President Johnson in the White House, and on his memoirs.
Philippe Restaurant Hosts Party for Mission of Yahweh
Susan Baker, John Blaisdell, and Monica Hartland
Kick Off Party for the 2011 Mission Incredible Gala for the 50th Anniversary for Mission of Yahweh whose mission is to provide shelter to homeless women and children in crisis. Co-Chairs Lisa Ferchau and Monica Hartland were thrilled to welcome over 100 supporters to the fabulous new space at Philippe with the Western French flair, by chef Philippe Schmit.
If You Believe in Magic
Rachel McNeill – KPRC-2 Anchor,
Gila Arnoni – Director of Crossroads School,
Javarris Williams – NFL Running Back, and Raana Bell – Director of Advancement for Crossroads
Crossroads School Gala to further their mission of being able to provide a successful school experience for more children with learning differences.
Chair Millicent Andrus raised $55, 000.
Phoenicia Specialty Foods New Baklava Crunch
benefits Houston's Ronald McDonald House
With help and ingredients provided by Phoenicia Specialty Foods, the children from Houston’s Ronald McDonald House tested their baklava baking skills while also taking part in friendly competition. Phoenicia Specialty Foods has added the winning baklava, Baklava Crunch, to its bakery and deli menu. And, you can feel good about purchasing this delicious newly created baklava for $2, since half of the proceeds benefit Houston’s Ronald McDonald House through May.
Henry Winkler with Event Chair Paige Windham
photo by The Photo Boutique
1st fundraiser for The Center for Success and Independence whose mission is to make a positive difference in the lives of youth ages 12 – 17, and their families, through intensive treatment designed to address emotional, educational, and addictive disorders. Chairs Karen and Kevin Henry, Sherri and Charles Gordon, and Paige and Morris Windham had Henry Winkler as the speaker. Honorees were Phoenicia Specialty Foods owners, Meredith and Raffi Tcholakian for their commitment to Houston's charitable causes.
Don’t Miss Events!
Mission of Yahweh
"Mission Incredible Gala"
Sunday, May 15, 2011 from 6:00pm - 9:30pm
River Oaks Country Club
Honorary Chairmen Janice and Bob McNair
Honoring Mrs. James (Susan) Baker, Memorial Drive
Presbyterian Church and The Reverend David Peterson
and Eagle Scouts of Greater Houston
Tickets begin at $200 with underwriting opportunities
Check our calendar to plan your social schedule!