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Legacy, Nostalgia and a Model Train Inspire Mid-Century Remodel

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Adherence To Family Values And Boyhood Dreams Earns Homeowner A Good Brick Award

Glen Rosenbaum has made a name for himself in Houston in a variety of ways. He is a well-known and highly regarded partner at Vinson & Elkins LLP, who not only represents high profile clients, but spends spare time doing pro bono work for too many charities to name. Read the full story »

Star Furniture Introduces its Newest Collection Star Furniture Introduces its Newest Collection

Magnolia Home brings Joanna Gaines’ style sensibilities to a wider audience
Nearly 2,000 fans of Chip and Joanna Gaines greeted the stars of the hit HGTV home makeover show, Fixer Upper, when they appeared at Star …

A Place for Peanut A Place for Peanut

A Horse Lover’s Rescue Organization Helps Animals Escape Shocking Living Conditions
Text by Melanie Saxton Horse photos by Megan Stevens Cardet
Equestrian Megan Stevens Cardet enjoys sharing her love of horses with the families of north …

Bringing HISTORY Home Bringing  HISTORY  Home

Business Partners Reclaim, Repurpose And Revitalize Old Lumber To Fill Industry Gap
By Cheryl Alexander
Jason Manlove and Chad Mentuis know the Houston lumber business. They have worked together for years as remodelers, so they understand the …

Back to School Tips for Parents Back to School Tips for Parents

Stay on top of all the details to keep the school year flowing smoothly
By Melanie Saxton
Calendars, homework, lunches and more… cheers to making the new school year a more organized one! Whether your child is …

Scholarships Awarded to Domestic Violence Survivors Scholarships Awarded to Domestic Violence  Survivors

Montgomery County Women’s Center Honors 21 Recipients
Education is one of the best investments we can make in ourselves,” said Jesse Tyson, the featured speaker at the Montgomery County Women’s Center’s annual Scholarship Awards Ceremony held …

Happenings in The Woodlands September 2016 Happenings in The Woodlands September 2016

MARKET STREET ANNOUNCES PERFORMERS FOR FALL CONCERT SERIES, SEPT. 8-OCT. 13
Market Street’s popular fall concert series, featuring artists in classic rock, jazz and the best of Latin sounds, returns to the luxury shopping, dining and …

MEMORABLE WEDDINGS – Kendall & Bernard MEMORABLE WEDDINGS – Kendall & Bernard

Text by Melanie Saxton |  Photos by Ashley Gillen Photography
She’s a native Texan. He’s from Panama. A chance meeting at the office sparked a romance that led them down the aisle into “happily ever after.”
Kendall Harvey …

Scene in the Woodlands, Whitney Montgomery September 2016 Scene in the Woodlands, Whitney Montgomery September 2016

It is back to school time!! Summer is over and we are back to the routine of school, extracurricular activities and regular work schedules. The next few months are some of my favorites because of all the galas, fundraisers, and social events.

Fashion – What’s in Stores Now – September 2016 Fashion –  What’s in Stores Now – September 2016

DOLCE & GABBANA BOTANICAL GARDEN FALL WINTER 2016-17 COLLECTION

A Beginner’s Guide to Stone Selection A Beginner’s Guide to Stone Selection

Consider Which Material Is Best For Each Use
By Rachel Potter
Natural stone is a versatile material that can be used in many places throughout the home. Commonly used for kitchen countertops, stone is also a great …

Arts & Antiques by Dr. Lori
Make Your Photos More Memorable
Arts & Antiques by Dr. Lori<br> Make Your Photos More Memorable

SAVE THE DATE TO SEE DR. LORI!
Dr. Lori will be a speaker at the Fall Home & Garden Show to be held Aug. 13-14 at The Woodlands Waterway Marriott Hotel and Convention Center.

Are Amalgam Fillings Safe? Are Amalgam Fillings Safe?

Global Coalition Takes Aim At A Common Dental Practice
By Judy Latta
This summer, the United Nations announced that a coalition of international non-governmental organizations (NGOs) has launched a global campaign to end what some consider a …

Ovarian Cancer Ovarian Cancer

Women Should Understand This Serious Health Threat
The American Cancer Society estimates for 2016 are that about 22,280 women will receive a new diagnosis of ovarian cancer in the U.S., and about 14,240 women will die …

Back When … Honoring Algernon “Texas” Alexander:  A Father of Texas Blues Back When … Honoring Algernon “Texas” Alexander:  A Father of Texas Blues

On Aug. 12, 2016, the Montgomery County Historical Commission honored Algernon “Texas” Alexander, who was one of the most influential figures of the early Texas Blues movement. His pioneering contributions as a singer and writer …

Woodlands Schools, Sports,
Students September 2016
Woodlands Schools, Sports, <br />Students September 2016

CONROE ISD BOARD OF TRUSTEES HONOR STATE CHAMPIONS
The Conroe Independent School District Board of Trustees gave special recognition to three 2016 UIL Class 6A State Champions at its June meeting.
Ellyana Long, a senior, won the …

Discoveries September 2016 Discoveries September 2016

 
ANTIQUITY LARGE BOWL
GG Collection is the brainchild of two friends, Dixie Harrigan and Leigh Anne Baysinger, who wanted to make accessories for those who prefer classical decor to modern influences. Their creative combination of metal, …

The Woodlands Business September 2016 The Woodlands Business September 2016

ANDREW MARKY, M.D. JOINS HOUSTON METHODIST THE WOODLANDS HOSPITAL
Andrew H. Marky, M.D., M.P.H., has joined Houston Methodist Neurological Institute and Houston Methodist The Woodlands Hospital as a neurosurgeon.
Marky’s practice includes surgeries to treat diseases and …

Game Day Eats Game Day Eats

Ceviche Marinated Grilled Gulf Shrimp Tacos
Preparing the same old meals week after week can make dinnertime dull. Add some spice to your menu with the fresh flavor of a new protein-nutrient-rich Gulf shrimp. Shrimp is …

Fall into Herbs Fall into Herbs

It’s The Right Time To Replenish Plants Lost To The Heat
Herbs are plants that are used as flavoring agents. The common herbs used in cooking are referred to as culinary herbs. Mild or savory herbs …

Book Reviews September 2016 Book Reviews September 2016

New releases with something for everyone

Duckhorn Wine Company — the Best of the Best! Duckhorn Wine Company — the Best of the Best!

Young Winemakers Producing Some Of The Best Wines On The Planet
In 1976, Margaret and Dan Duckhorn, along with a number of investors, started Duckhorn Vineyards, with the first production in 1978 being 800 cases of …

Pelican Hill Serves Up Italian Riviera with West Coast Style Pelican Hill Serves Up Italian Riviera with West Coast Style

Resort’s Fall Festa dell’Autunno brings Tuscany to Southern California
Text by Noelle Valentine Photography courtesy of Pelican Hill
When September rolls around, Houstonians are ready to feel the chill of the fall’s first cool front. Summer …

Kia Soul & Toyota Sienna Limited AWD Kia Soul & Toyota Sienna Limited AWD

 
Kia Soul |STARTING PRICE: $16,000
The most aptly deserved name for the Kia Soul might be “Square Peg.” With the rise in popularity of the subcompact and compact crossovers, the demand for tall, boxy wagons has …

Outstanding Bath Designers Show off Their Work Outstanding Bath Designers Show off  Their Work

Winning Baths And Powder Rooms Make A Splash At NKBA
The winners of this year’s National Kitchen & Bath Association (NKBA) design competiton show a steady stream of imaginative design solutions for challenges that included a badly …

An Unconventional Artist An Unconventional Artist

Joy, Spontaneity And A Colorful Spirit Define Pascale Gaudet
By Cheryl Alexander
Pascale Gaudet first tapped into her creative spirit as a child interested in fashion. She designed collections of stylish clothes and even knitted sweaters with …