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Spice Up Your Valentine Date Spice Up Your Valentine Date

Lovey Dovey Daiquiri
Kiss Kocktail
Cupid’s Cosmo

Tulips that twist and turn offset winter doldrums Tulips that twist and turn offset winter doldrums

Bring Potted Bulbs Indoors for Winter Color
Winter winds carry more than rain and sleet; they bring a blizzard of colorful spring flowers. Winter is the season when shops and supermarket floral departments are laden with …

Guys, It’s Time to Show Your Love Guys, It’s Time to Show Your Love

Tips for making your marriage proposal an event to remember
February brings thoughts of hearts and flowers, and what better way to tell your Valentine you love her than by popping the question? Proposing is one …

Think You Know Your Roses? Think You Know Your Roses?

You might be surprised to find out that the colors don’t mean what you think at all
Before you know it those prickly but beautiful rose plants will be sprouting new buds. In fact, due to …

Could You Have Heart Failure? Could You Have Heart Failure?

February is American Heart Month; join the fight against this life-threatening disease
Heart disease is the leading cause of death in the United States. About 630,000  Americans die each year of some form of heart disease …

Retirement Living on Beautiful Lake Hamilton Retirement Living on Beautiful Lake Hamilton

It’s hard to pick up a newspaper or turn on the computer without seeing an article about how the Baby Boomer generation is changing the future of senior living communities. In his article The Future …

Celebrity Golf Classic & Gala Celebrate Youth Accomplishments Celebrity Golf Classic & Gala  Celebrate Youth Accomplishments

MCYS praises the outpouring of community support
The 22nd annual Montgomery County Youth Services Woodlands Celebrity Classic weekend has passed, but the impact this major fundraiser has on the youth of Montgomery County will be enjoyed …

New Year Slimming Secrets New Year Slimming Secrets

GO BANANAS DIET CATCHING ON
Two years ago, Japanese supermarkets couldn’t keep bananas on the shelves after a man revealed the secret of his weight-loss success on a leading social network. Now a healthier version of …

Fighting the Fat this Winter – and Beyond Fighting the Fat this Winter – and Beyond

Avoid winter weight gain and ring in a healthier 2011
January is the month when the government and nonprofit agencies across the country observe Healthy Weight Week. Maybe, because it follows the holidays when parties and …

Fresh Ways to Enjoy Fresh Veggies Fresh Ways to Enjoy Fresh Veggies

Vegetables are an ideal canvas for a vast palette of sunny and internationally-inspired flavors, including fresh citrus juice, spices such as garlic and ginger, fresh herbs and pantry staples, like soy sauce and Swanson broth …

Holiday Assistance Programs at Interfaith Holiday Assistance Programs at Interfaith

The holidays have arrived at Interfaith of The Woodlands, and Interfaith’s Programs and Services are scheduling holiday assistance appointments for families and seniors. The organization is also looking for volunteers to participate in the programs …

Girl Scout Bracelets Send Message of Encouragement Girl Scout Bracelets Send Message of Encouragement

Girl Scout founder Juliette Gordon Low died of breast cancer in 1927 when the words “breast” and “cancer” were not often used in conversation. The fact that Girl Scouts everywhere have taken up the cause …

Enjoy the Holidays Without Packing on the Pounds Enjoy the Holidays Without Packing on the Pounds

Low calorie dessert can be delicious and festive –

Marble Angel Food Cake

The Woodlands Chamber Announces Volunteer and Citizen of the Year The Woodlands Chamber Announces  Volunteer and Citizen of the Year

The suspense is over! Honorees were announ­ced for Volunteer of the Year, Community Citizen of the Year, Diplomat of the Year and Chairman’s Award at the South Montgomery County Woodlands Chamber of Commerce’s Annual Awards …

2010 Hometown Heroes Selected 2010 Hometown Heroes Selected

Honorees To Be Recognized At The Woodlands Celebration Of Excellence Gala On Oct. 2
Three individuals, one couple and one business have been selected as the 2010 Hometown Heroes. Barry Blanton, Linda and Greg Freede, George …

HOPE Under the Stars to raise money for Batten Disease HOPE Under the Stars to raise money for Batten Disease

The Support of a Community
Hope is the theme of our journey — a journey that began two years ago when the oldest of our three sons, Will, who was 5 years old at the time, …

Don’t Put Away the Grill Yet

Great outdoor grilling recipes for those pleasant Fall days
Recipes created exclusively for Bush’s® Grillin’ Beans® by Chef Tim Love, master of urban western cuisine, and owner of the Lonesome Dove Western Bistro and the Love …

Treats to warm you from inside out Treats to warm you from inside out

I love it when the days are cool and the evenings have just a bit of a chill in the air. It’s cool enough for my favorite fall sweater, but I can leave the winter …

Host a Ghoulish Gathering Host a Ghoulish Gathering

Scare up a happy Halloween party to celebrate the spookiest season. Bring out the orange and black linens, spiderweb doilies and skull coasters … so easy and effective!
The entertaining experts from the Wilton Test Kitchen …

Travel Smart with the Right Luggage and Accessories Travel Smart with the Right Luggage and Accessories

There’s a price, size and look to fit every traveler
I was in the midst of chaos in our neighborhood pizzeria/arcade that caters to the 10-year-old and under crowd when I got the call. “I have …