Profile: Isis Romero

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Every Bit a San Antonio Woman. By Pamela Lutrell Though born in a smaller Texas coastal community, Isis Romero of KSAT 12 is the epitome of a San Antonio woman — successful in her career, a homemaker for two young sons and her husband, multicultural, educated and wrapped up with one infectious smile. Her zest for life and passion […]

Up Front: They Can Stand the Heat and Then Some

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IT’S NOT GLAMOROUS AND THE HOURS ARE LONG, BUT WOMEN CHEFS LOVE THEIR WORK By JASMINA WELLINGHOFF PHOTOGRAPHY BY BRYAN LE NGUYEN Women have been masters of the kitchen at home for a  millennium, but relatively few have ventured into professional cooking, and even fewer are chefs in charge of busy restaurant operations. For this article we […]

At Home: Much More Than a Pumpkin


Holiday Décor an integral part of the home By PAMELA LUTRELL PHOTOGRAPHY BY AL RENDON When Keith and Cindy Booke relocated eight years ago from Inwood to Terrell Hills, they were in search of a location closer to their daughter’s school and, above all, a family home where memories could be made. The European-style home […]

Fashion: All That Glitters is GOLD


By Aquila Mendez-Valdez Fashion and Beauty Editor Of all the metals, none has captured humans’ attention quite like gold. We base monetary systems around it, we refer to women who dig it in pop culture, and we simply love to adorn ourselves with this precious commodity. In my younger years, I can remember thinking gold […]

Beauty: Holiday Beauty Trend


ILLUMINATION By Aquila Mendez-Valdez, Fashion AND Beauty Editor First there was contouring, then there was strobing, and finally the beauty world has come to the conclusion that it’s simply all about LIGHT this season. Whether in the form of a shimmery powder or a glowing cream, this trend is appropriate for all ages, skin types […]