Koi Kawa: Make mine Japanese!


It’s 7 o’clock on a Friday, and the sushi bar at Koi Kawa is buzzing with activity, while the dining room is still relatively empty — except for dutiful Dining Companion, of course; she’s always early, and I’ve given up trying to break her of the habit. The early arrival is useful in this case, […]

Ride ‘em, Cowgirl! The San Antonio Stock Show


The San Antonio Stock Show & Rodeo counts strong women among leaders Two weeks of calf ropin,’ bull ridin,’ great music and good old family fun have made the San Antonio Stock Show & Rodeo one of the most eagerly anticipated and highly attended events in the city. But what the majority of the public […]

Lets Clear the Air: Lung Disease isn’t just for smokers


For many, a breath of fresh air is hard to come by. More than 35 million Americans are living with, and dying from, lung diseases such as asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and lung cancer. In fact, lung disease is one of America’s most serious health problems. According to the American Lung Association (ALA), […]

At home in the Dominion


After 40 years, couple is still together and enjoying art, travel and gardening Rarely these days do we hear about high school sweethearts — native San Antonians, no less — who are still together and happily married after more than 40 years. Diane and Bob are just such a pair, who live in a warm […]

More than Fun & Games: Owning a kid-friendly business


Kids love to play, and there are plenty of businesses around the San Antonio area that provide them with the opportunity to do just that in a safe and structured environment. But while it may look like fun and games, there is much more to owning and operating a child-friendly business than meets the eye. […]