bbq BBQ University at the Broadmoor Resort               What Do You Give the Man Who has Everything? BY RICHARD S POLLAK, THE TRAVELING GOURMET The BBQ University at the Five Diamond Broadmoor Resort in Colorado Springs is the ultimate gift for your at home BBQ Chef enthusiast. Lead by acclaimed grilling author extraordinaire, Steve Raichein. The four day event teaches over... Continue »
cabos 4 SECRETS PUERTO LOS CABOS GOLF & SPA RESORT AN ALL ADULT ESCAPE IN PARADISE BY RICHARD S POLLAK SECRETS PUERTO LOS CABOS GOLF & SPA RESORT is the brand new AMRESORTS escape for a sophisticated, adults-only tropical paradise in San Jose Del Cabo,Los Cabos. It combines unparalleled pampering and pleasure with the AMRESORTS Unlimited-Luxury® services concept. The all-adult resort with over 500+ all-suites is a romantic oceanfront... Continue »
fashion stars Fashion Stars for a Cause Meet the 12 beautiful and accomplished women who have been selected as Fashion Stars for a Cause 2014 to represent Suicide and Crisis Center of North Texas; during the next three months their goal will be to help raise funds and awareness for this much needed cause.  In the March issue of Beverly Drive Magazine you will learn more... Continue »
IMG_9189-copy Caribbean Winter Escape Family Excursion Evolves into the Exclusive Bitter End Yacht Club In the summer of 1964, the Hokin family visited Little Dix Bay and bought their 24 foot sport fisherman, REM, to explore the British virgin Islands’ angling opportunities.  They spent many days in the North Sound, it was remote and quiet – much as it had been three centuries... Continue »
Pg 132 Folio Prose The Well-Traveled Home “You know, when unique objects and found treasures from anyone’s travels are pulled together, they tell an authentic and personal story.  As an interior designer, the compelling challenge for me, then, is to ensure that this story is beautiful and accessible to my clientele and their families and friends going forward, that this story is as visually arresting and... Continue »
Santa Fe Destination: A Return to Santa Fe So, we packed our modest belongings into a one-way “drive-away” car – a yellow mercury Cougar – and set out for New Mexico by way of San Diego. Read more in Issue 1013 Page 14 Continue »
Audi allroad Audi Allroad Call it an “SUV alternative” if you want, but to us the Audi Allroad is almost the Neiman-Marcus-outfitted Goldilocks of vehicles – after all, what other car, truck or SUV can do just about everything in such style? Read the article entirely in Issue 1013. Continue »
Polo Polo Fashion Spread On or off the field dressing well is all in a day’s match. See the behind the scenes video at BDTV and view the entire fashion spread in the digital edition. Just click on this link to enjoy it now for free! Issue 513 Continue »
driving Driving Impression: Cadillac’s XTS This ain’t your father’s Cadillac. Sure, it might bear the fabled crest and wreath logo that has adorned Cadillacs since your grandfather (and maybe even his grandfather) became the talk of the town many decades ago. And, yes, it has a hint of the trademark fins that Cadillac pioneered in in postwar America. But that’s where the similarities stop.... Continue »
travel Destination: Kohala Coast, Hawaii Located under the perpetually sunny skies of the Kohala Coast on Hawaii’s Big Island, Waikoloa Beach Resort rises majestically from the lava remnant of the 1856 Mauna Loa eruption creating an unparalleled honeymoon destination full of appealing adventures, breathtaking views and cultural immersion. A year-round hot spot, The Big Island of Hawaii beckons honeymooners with 360 days of sun,... Continue »
foraging Foraging What are some things brides are most surprised to learn? So many brides are surprised to learn how much equipment it takes to service 150 to 200 guests. For example, each guest will use between five and seven glasses per night. That’s a lot of equipment already, and we haven’t even mentioned the plates or silverware yet. Also, if... Continue »
bibury Destination – Bibury, England Like so many of these stately county manor homes, Bibury Court has been transformed into a beautiful boutique hotel. What was once a life available only to the landed gentry of the upper classes, this transformation allows those of us of common birth to taste the delights of another world and a different era. This Jacobean manor house dates... Continue »
car Driving Impressions Serenity still dominates the Lexus LS, a luxury sedan so ensconced in custom-tailored precision that it immediately makes just about everything else on the road feel like a mere transportation device. But for the first time ever, the all-new 2014 LS boasts a level of emotion heretofore unseen behind its stylized L badge. In short, the Lexus LS is... Continue »
hotel The Texas Hill Country Road trips, much like Texas-OU weekend, honky tonks and chili cook-offs, are Texas traditions of long-standing. With the Texas official travel anthem – Willie Nelson’s “On the Road Again” – on the radio, we headed south for San Antonio and two Central Texas resorts that have garnered high marks from the most discriminating critics: the JW Marriot San Antonio... Continue »
paris Midnight at Le Bristol It’s Friday night and we’re having drinks in Le Bar du Bristol, a new bar inside the five-star Hotel Le Bristol in Paris. I opt for a virgin mojito. Others try champagne or the Bristol Old Fashion No. 1, the first in a series of special Le Bar cocktails based on the traditional old fashioned. “This is trendy, to... Continue »
morocco Morocco If, like me, you’ve ever imagined yourself to be an American intelligence agent in an exotic foreign land gathering information – maybe thwarting some nefarious plot – I would recommend sitting for a spell at an outdoor café in Rissani, a desert city in southeastern Morocco, in North Africa. It will fire up your fantasies. Read the article entirely... Continue »
Capella Ixtapa Capella Ixtapa Escape to Capella Ixtapa, a luxury Mexico retreat with emphasis on relaxation romance. Capella Ixtapa is a bounty of unsurpassed beauty on the wave-crashed Mexican seashore. An easy, direct flight from Dallas to Zihuatanejo and less than a 25-minute ride finds you at the stunning resort entrance. From the moment of arrival guests are immersed in the Capella Ixtapa... Continue »
turtleisland Turtle Island – An Island Paradise Envision being en-route by seaplane to a remote resort in the South Pacific. Your destination: Turtle Island, located in the Yasawa Island group on Fiji’s northwestern side. The privately owned island is 500-acres of lush tropical rain forest on the edge of the Blue Lagoon, surrounded by rich vibrant coral reefs and powdery white sand beaches.  Fiji’s culture flourishes... Continue »
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Posted 16 Jun 2014   Dining & Cuisine, Lifestyle, Travel

SECRETS PUERTO LOS CABOS GOLF & SPA RESORT

AN ALL ADULT ESCAPE IN PARADISE BY RICHARD S POLLAK SECRETS PUERTO LOS CABOS GOLF & SPA RESORT is the brand new AMRESORTS escape for a sophisticated, adults-only tropical paradise in San Jose Del Cabo,Los Cabos. It combines unparalleled pampering and pleasure with the AMRESORTS Unlimited-Luxury® services concept. The all-adult resort with over 500+ all-suites is a romantic oceanfront... Continue »
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Posted 11 Mar 2014

Turquoise Place

Turquoise Place An Alabama Gulf Coast Jewel Get the scoop on the stunning Turquoise Place resort in Orange Beach, Alabama. The luxury rental condos have multiple swimming pools, a lazy river, spa services and activities for the whole family. Read more Continue »
IMG_9189-copy
Posted 06 Nov 2013

Caribbean Winter Escape

Family Excursion Evolves into the Exclusive Bitter End Yacht Club In the summer of 1964, the Hokin family visited Little Dix Bay and bought their 24 foot sport fisherman, REM, to explore the British virgin Islands’ angling opportunities.  They spent many days in the North Sound, it was remote and quiet – much as it had been three centuries... Continue »
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Posted 15 Oct 2013

Man About Town

With so much focus on fashion in this city from designers, retailers, style industry insiders and shoppers, it’s no wonder Dallas is a city for the fashionable man, and woman.  When identifying that man, think Jane Austen meets Larry McMurtry. He has polished manners, looks fabulous in a tuxedo, exudes inner strength, rides tall in the saddle (or SUV)... Continue »
Pg 132
Posted 15 Oct 2013

Folio Prose The Well-Traveled Home

“You know, when unique objects and found treasures from anyone’s travels are pulled together, they tell an authentic and personal story.  As an interior designer, the compelling challenge for me, then, is to ensure that this story is beautiful and accessible to my clientele and their families and friends going forward, that this story is as visually arresting and... Continue »
Santa Fe
Posted 15 Oct 2013

Destination: A Return to Santa Fe

So, we packed our modest belongings into a one-way “drive-away” car – a yellow mercury Cougar – and set out for New Mexico by way of San Diego. Read more in Issue 1013 Page 14 Continue »
Audi allroad
Posted 15 Oct 2013

Audi Allroad

Call it an “SUV alternative” if you want, but to us the Audi Allroad is almost the Neiman-Marcus-outfitted Goldilocks of vehicles – after all, what other car, truck or SUV can do just about everything in such style? Read the article entirely in Issue 1013. Continue »
australia
Posted 01 Jun 2013

Australia: Romance in a Paradise Like...

Paris might have a reputation for romance, and Venice may make you swoon, but when it comes to being seduced by a place with stunning landscapes, friendly nature and beautiful beaches, Australia is a must-see. From the secluded white sand beaches to adventures in the majestic Outback, Australia offers memorable and romantic honeymoons as unique as the couples themselves.... Continue »
argentina
Posted 01 May 2013

Argentina

Stephanie Fenestraz” first love was that of flight – as an aerialist on the French national ski team. After recovering from breaking her neck – but not her spirit – she replaced skiing with flying helicopters. In the midst of this transition, she met her high-energy and passionate equal Raoul in the couple’s homeland of France. Raoul’s family has... Continue »
bbq
Posted 23 Jun 2014   Dining & Cuisine, Entertainment, Lifestyle

BBQ University at the Broadmoor Resort

              What Do You Give the Man Who has Everything? BY RICHARD S POLLAK, THE TRAVELING GOURMET The BBQ University at the Five Diamond Broadmoor Resort in Colorado Springs is the ultimate gift for your at home BBQ Chef enthusiast. Lead by acclaimed grilling author extraordinaire, Steve Raichein. The four day event teaches over... Continue »
cabos 4
Posted 16 Jun 2014

SECRETS PUERTO LOS CABOS GOLF &...

AN ALL ADULT ESCAPE IN PARADISE BY RICHARD S POLLAK SECRETS PUERTO LOS CABOS GOLF & SPA RESORT is the brand new AMRESORTS escape for a sophisticated, adults-only tropical paradise in San Jose Del Cabo,Los Cabos. It combines unparalleled pampering and pleasure with the AMRESORTS Unlimited-Luxury® services concept. The all-adult resort with over 500+ all-suites is a romantic oceanfront... Continue »
162
Posted 11 Mar 2014

Turquoise Place

Turquoise Place An Alabama Gulf Coast Jewel Get the scoop on the stunning Turquoise Place resort in Orange Beach, Alabama. The luxury rental condos have multiple swimming pools, a lazy river, spa services and activities for the whole family. Read more Continue »
fashion stars
Posted 02 Dec 2013

Fashion Stars for a Cause

Meet the 12 beautiful and accomplished women who have been selected as Fashion Stars for a Cause 2014 to represent Suicide and Crisis Center of North Texas; during the next three months their goal will be to help raise funds and awareness for this much needed cause.  In the March issue of Beverly Drive Magazine you will learn more... Continue »
IMG_9189-copy
Posted 06 Nov 2013

Caribbean Winter Escape

Family Excursion Evolves into the Exclusive Bitter End Yacht Club In the summer of 1964, the Hokin family visited Little Dix Bay and bought their 24 foot sport fisherman, REM, to explore the British virgin Islands’ angling opportunities.  They spent many days in the North Sound, it was remote and quiet – much as it had been three centuries... Continue »
cover cropped
Posted 15 Oct 2013

Man About Town

With so much focus on fashion in this city from designers, retailers, style industry insiders and shoppers, it’s no wonder Dallas is a city for the fashionable man, and woman.  When identifying that man, think Jane Austen meets Larry McMurtry. He has polished manners, looks fabulous in a tuxedo, exudes inner strength, rides tall in the saddle (or SUV)... Continue »
Pg 132
Posted 15 Oct 2013

Folio Prose The Well-Traveled Home

“You know, when unique objects and found treasures from anyone’s travels are pulled together, they tell an authentic and personal story.  As an interior designer, the compelling challenge for me, then, is to ensure that this story is beautiful and accessible to my clientele and their families and friends going forward, that this story is as visually arresting and... Continue »
Santa Fe
Posted 15 Oct 2013

Destination: A Return to Santa Fe

So, we packed our modest belongings into a one-way “drive-away” car – a yellow mercury Cougar – and set out for New Mexico by way of San Diego. Read more in Issue 1013 Page 14 Continue »
Audi allroad
Posted 15 Oct 2013

Audi Allroad

Call it an “SUV alternative” if you want, but to us the Audi Allroad is almost the Neiman-Marcus-outfitted Goldilocks of vehicles – after all, what other car, truck or SUV can do just about everything in such style? Read the article entirely in Issue 1013. Continue »
IBB_2
Posted 12 Jul 2011   Home Interiors

IBB Design’s Shay Geyer

Shay Geyer surveys the bright orange and white favor bags positioned at the front of the store. Accessories in various shades of tangerine have been strategically placed around the creamy white seating vignette to accent the festive color. On this evening, IBB Design Fine Furnishings in Frisco will host a membership recruitment party for STAR Children’s Charity of Collin... Continue »
IBB_2
Posted 12 Jul 2011

IBB Design’s Shay Geyer

Shay Geyer surveys the bright orange and white favor bags positioned at the front of the store. Accessories in various shades of tangerine have been strategically placed around the creamy white seating vignette to accent the festive color. On this evening, IBB Design Fine Furnishings in Frisco will host a membership recruitment party for STAR Children’s Charity of Collin... Continue »
Polo
Posted 01 May 2013

Polo Fashion Spread

On or off the field dressing well is all in a day’s match. See the behind the scenes video at BDTV and view the entire fashion spread in the digital edition. Just click on this link to enjoy it now for free! Issue 513 Continue »
argentina
Posted 01 May 2013

Argentina

Stephanie Fenestraz” first love was that of flight – as an aerialist on the French national ski team. After recovering from breaking her neck – but not her spirit – she replaced skiing with flying helicopters. In the midst of this transition, she met her high-energy and passionate equal Raoul in the couple’s homeland of France. Raoul’s family has... Continue »
australia
Posted 01 Jun 2013

Australia: Romance in a Paradise Like...

Paris might have a reputation for romance, and Venice may make you swoon, but when it comes to being seduced by a place with stunning landscapes, friendly nature and beautiful beaches, Australia is a must-see. From the secluded white sand beaches to adventures in the majestic Outback, Australia offers memorable and romantic honeymoons as unique as the couples themselves.... Continue »
Audi allroad
Posted 15 Oct 2013

Audi Allroad

Call it an “SUV alternative” if you want, but to us the Audi Allroad is almost the Neiman-Marcus-outfitted Goldilocks of vehicles – after all, what other car, truck or SUV can do just about everything in such style? Read the article entirely in Issue 1013. Continue »
Santa Fe
Posted 15 Oct 2013

Destination: A Return to Santa Fe

So, we packed our modest belongings into a one-way “drive-away” car – a yellow mercury Cougar – and set out for New Mexico by way of San Diego. Read more in Issue 1013 Page 14 Continue »
Pg 132
Posted 15 Oct 2013

Folio Prose The Well-Traveled Home

“You know, when unique objects and found treasures from anyone’s travels are pulled together, they tell an authentic and personal story.  As an interior designer, the compelling challenge for me, then, is to ensure that this story is beautiful and accessible to my clientele and their families and friends going forward, that this story is as visually arresting and... Continue »
cover cropped
Posted 15 Oct 2013

Man About Town

With so much focus on fashion in this city from designers, retailers, style industry insiders and shoppers, it’s no wonder Dallas is a city for the fashionable man, and woman.  When identifying that man, think Jane Austen meets Larry McMurtry. He has polished manners, looks fabulous in a tuxedo, exudes inner strength, rides tall in the saddle (or SUV)... Continue »