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Sophisticated Social – You Night

Sophisticated Social – You Night

You Night’s fourth semi-annual Runway Show was held in October at the Castine Center in Mandeville. The “Fight Club” theme transformed the runway and was the final step of a six-month empowerment program that demonstrates that surviving cancer is possible.
Sophisticated Social – Men Who Cook

Sophisticated Social – Men Who Cook

Local celebrities partnered with local restaurants in a cook-off for the third annual Men Who Cook benefiting Hope House. Prizes were awarded in three different categories: Most Money Raised for Hope House, People’s Choice and Judge’s Choice. Winners  were: Most Money Raised for Hope House: 1st place—Rick Fowler and Gallagher’s..
European Elegance

European Elegance

The 6,700-square-foot home of Keith and Lorraine McDaniel is breathtaking down to its ornate details. Having lived and renovated in Uptown, the McDaniels developed a taste for features in turn of the century architecture. This background inspired the 11-foot ceilings of the home complimented by cypress planks in the den...
Foodies and Friends

Foodies and Friends

It’s an “R” Month, Bring on the Oysters IN RECENT YEARS, my foodie friends and I are just seeking a little peace and quiet as we end one year and start the new year after a hectic season of overeating and overindulging at holiday parties. We traditionally end the old..
Decoration Dilemma

Decoration Dilemma

The holidays are gone, but don’t throw away those living decorations! Maybe you were gifted a Christmas cactus or Hawaiian Christmas tree and who didn’t buy a poinsettia or two? The leaves are wilted, the flowers may be gone but, just like us—the once beautiful creatures are just a little..
Workout Wear

Workout Wear

IT’S TIME to hit the workout scene and look your best in 2016. Activewear has become increasingly more popular for everyday attire, so we’re seeing a lot of looks you can take from the gym to lunch with friends and everywhere in between. Our fashion editor, Patty Beal, visited three..
Olive Surprises

Olive Surprises

Something old, something new. The twelve days of Christmas. Take me back to when no one counted calories and we thought it was absolutely fine to eat processed food. My mom used to make these for Xmas Eve and serve them warm straight out of the oven. Kind of like..