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A Painter’s Paradise
September 1, 2014 – 9:35 pm | Comments Off

The artist works on a new series titled “Legacy.” The first in the series is a painting of China's revolutionary leader, Mao Zedong, awash in flowers

Mary Carol Kenney needn’t go far to find her bliss. “Put that paint brush in my hand and I’m good to go,” says the figurative artist whose enticing alternative universe is just a few steps inside her front door. Read the full story »

Space, Location, Specific Design
September 1, 2014 – 9:30 pm | Comments Off
Space, Location, Specific Design

Couple’s ‘must have’ include three essential elements
Since we married in 2002, we’ve lived in three homes, and each move was dictated by a need for more space both indoors and out,” disclosed Deneige and Derek …

Heritage Trails DAR Installs New Officers
September 1, 2014 – 9:20 pm | Comments Off
Heritage Trails DAR Installs New Officers

The Heritage Trails DAR installed its officers for the 2014-2015 year in a ceremony and luncheon at The Woodlands Country Club. New Regent Ronee Schneider also announced her appointed positions for the chapter, which are Connie Ausec as Parliamentarian and Pat Spackey and Pat Williams as Advisors.

Help Your Kids Make Better Media Choices
September 1, 2014 – 9:15 pm | Comments Off
Help Your Kids Make Better Media Choices

Start by monitoring what they are watching
Today’s kids are bombarded with multimedia messages — both positive and negative — and the wide and expanding variety of entertainment media can have a real impact on the …

Happenings
September 1, 2014 – 9:15 pm | Comments Off
Happenings

Mark your calendar for upcoming activities and charitable events

MEMORABLE WEDDINGS
Cabell & David
September 1, 2014 – 9:07 pm | Comments Off
MEMORABLE WEDDINGS </br>Cabell & David

Text by Melanie Saxton | Photos by Cameron Clarke of Cameron and Kelly Studio
Friends since their days at Kinkaid High, Virginia Cabell Walker (known as  Cabell) and David Lowell Wood Jr. attended different universities. Still, …

Montie Awards Celebrate the Arts
September 1, 2014 – 9:05 pm | Comments Off
Montie Awards Celebrate the Arts

Third annual Montgomery County event honors its artists and civic leaders
The third annual Montie Awards ceremony celebrating the expanding role of the arts in Montgomery County was held at The Owen Theatre on Aug. 2, …

Texas Housing Inventory Sees Increase
September 1, 2014 – 9:05 pm | Comments Off
Texas Housing Inventory Sees Increase

Home sales remain strong in Realtors Association quarterly report
The Texas housing market showed quarterly gains in housing inventory for the first time in three years in the second quarter of 2014, allowing home sales to …

Woodlands People and Events with Missy Herndon
September 1, 2014 – 9:03 pm | Comments Off
Woodlands People and Events with Missy Herndon

Missy Herndon reports on Socials, Parties, and Events in The Woodlands!

Around Town
September 1, 2014 – 9:03 pm | Comments Off
Around Town

Community groups and people making local news

Fashion – Fall Impressions & Findings
September 1, 2014 – 8:57 pm | Comments Off
Fashion –  Fall Impressions  & Findings

Latest fashion trends!

What is the Best Carpet for Your Home?
September 1, 2014 – 8:55 pm | Comments Off
What is the Best Carpet for Your Home?

Guidelines to make a complicated subject simpler
Finding the best carpet for your home starts out simple and quickly becomes complicated. You know you want something that will look good in your home, feel great, and …

Arts & Antiques by Dr. Lori
The National September 11 Memorial & Museum
September 1, 2014 – 8:50 pm | Comments Off
Arts & Antiques by Dr. Lori</br> The National September 11 Memorial & Museum

Lori Verderame on Google+

Dr. Lori, Celebrity Ph.D. antiques appraiser, author, and award-winning TV personality, Dr. Lori Verderame hosts antiques appraisal events worldwide. Dr. Lori is the star appraiser on Discovery channel’s TV show, Auction Kings. Visit …

Al Fresco at Home
September 1, 2014 – 8:44 pm | Comments Off
Al Fresco at Home

Outdoor dining trends include fresh new options
By Cheryl Alexander
When you are planning an outdoor dining space you have much to consider, from the ambiance you want to create as well as the high-tech appliances you …

the Editor’s Picks … Linda Anderson, editor & publisher
September 1, 2014 – 8:35 pm | Comments Off
the Editor’s Picks …  Linda Anderson, editor & publisher

MY FAVORITES:

-Dog Saves Her Puppy From Drowning
-Flourless Almond Butter Chocolate Chip Cookies
-Cowboy Caviar Healthy Recipe

Look Good Feel Good This Fall
September 1, 2014 – 8:33 pm | Comments Off
Look Good Feel Good This Fall

Breathe Pilates
Breathe Pilates is a fully-equipped, boutique studio specializing in private and semi-private instruction, as well as group classes. Their instructors are Comprehensively Certified, with the majority trained through internationally recognized BASI Pilates. Their focus …

Back When … The Story Behind Lake Woodlands
September 1, 2014 – 8:33 pm | Comments Off
Back When … The Story Behind Lake Woodlands

By Char Schneider
Built for both recreation and flood control, Lake Woodlands is the third largest body of water in Montgomery County. The lake covers 203 acres and is one-and-one-half miles long from north to south. …

Prostate Cancer: What Men Need to Know
September 1, 2014 – 8:32 pm | Comments Off

AGE, RACE AND FAMILY HISTORY ARE IMPORTANT FACTORS
Cancer is a disease in which abnormal cells in the body grow out of control. When cancer starts in the prostate, it is called prostate cancer. The prostate …

Cholesterol Awareness
September 1, 2014 – 8:32 pm | Comments Off
Cholesterol Awareness

Why you really need to know the ‘Good’ from the ‘Bad’
It may surprise you to know that cholesterol itself isn’t bad. In fact, cholesterol is just one of the many substances created and used by …

Porcelain Dental Crowns
September 1, 2014 – 8:32 pm | Comments Off
Porcelain Dental Crowns

Improve both your appearance and dental health

Discoveries
September 1, 2014 – 8:27 pm | Comments Off
Discoveries

Unique finds for your home and lifestyle

The Woodlands Business
September 1, 2014 – 8:25 pm | Comments Off
The Woodlands Business

Keep up with the local business climate and its leaders

Almond Buttermilk Shortcakes with Blackberry Filling
September 1, 2014 – 8:21 pm | Comments Off
Almond Buttermilk Shortcakes with Blackberry Filling

Serves 6
Ingredients
2 1/4 cups all purpose white flour
1/3   cup sugar plus 1 tablespoon for sprinkling over biscuits

Book Reviews
September 1, 2014 – 8:15 pm | Comments Off
Book Reviews

New releases with something for everyone

Opulence and Serenity in Sonora
September 1, 2014 – 8:10 pm | Comments Off
Opulence and Serenity in Sonora

The Residences at The Ritz-Carlton, Dove Mountain are a desert oasis

Texas Wines Making a Statement
September 1, 2014 – 8:05 pm | Comments Off
Texas Wines Making a Statement

The best recommendations from recent tastings
F all Creek and Llano Estacado are the successful pioneering Texas wineries. Fall Creek was not only one of the first to experiment with the great varietals such as Sauvignon …

Lincoln MKC and Chevy Silvarado
September 1, 2014 – 8:00 pm | Comments Off
Lincoln MKC and Chevy Silvarado

Recognizable luxury elements and modern technology are skillfully blended in the Lincoln MKC. The car has both a keyless entry system as well as push-to-start ignition button

The new Chevrolet Silverado has moved into full technology mode providing all the information and entertainment that other vehicles currently enjoy.