New Orleans King Cake New Orleans King Cake

Calling all cooks: Try this authentic King Cake recipe
Fat Tuesday, the end of Mardi Gras and the beginning of Lent, is March 8. That’s only a few days away, so don’t miss out on one …

Spring Preview • Celebrity Sitings Brad Pitt and Jimmy Fallon Spring Preview • Celebrity Sitings Brad Pitt and Jimmy Fallon

ELAINE TURNER
Houston handbag and shoe designer, Elaine Turner, presents her resort collection handbags in spring colors just in time for beach season.  www.elaineturner.com
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NALLY & MILLIE
Usher in Spring with a beautiful and sophisticated dress from Nally …

Spring Getaways – Explore local destinations Spring Getaways – Explore local destinations

New facility opens in May with expanded exhibits and facilities
When planning outdoor excursions for this summer, don’t forget to pencil in  a visit to the new Rainforest Pyramid at Moody Gardens in Galveston.
Scheduled to …

Discoveries Mar 2011 Discoveries Mar 2011

Beats By Dr. Dre Headphones
The next evolution in the popular Beats by Dr. Dre Solo on-ear headphone line builds on the acclaimed sound of the original Beats Solo headphones, adding several acoustical enhancements. With their …

The Choice is Clear – Invisible Aligners For Teeth The Choice is Clear – Invisible Aligners For Teeth

A BEAUTIFUL SMILE IS WITHIN REACH
Aside from detracting from your appearance, misaligned teeth also affect your confidence level. However, because of the constraints and consequences associated with traditional braces, many people, both teens and adults, opt to do nothing …

Gardening Trends and To-Dos Gardening Trends and To-Dos

Gardening with a purpose takes root; get your garden in shape
With Earth Day — and spring —just around the corner, it’s time to revitalize that garden that’s been dormant all winter. So, put on your …

Is a New Sofa in Your Future? Is a New Sofa in Your Future?

Know what to look for before you start shopping around
Need a new sofa? Take your decorator’s advice and buy the best one you can afford. But, don’t forget to make comfort a priority, too. …

Book Reviews Mar 2011 Book Reviews Mar 2011

Houston Classic Mexican Recipes
Erin Hicks Miller’s new book, Houston Classic Mexican Recipes, features more than 60 recipes from some of the most beloved Mexican food restaurants in Houston. Award-winning chefs have opened their kitchens and …

The Urban Legend of Sulfites The Urban Legend of Sulfites

DEBUNKING THE MYTH
It is only occasionally that I see such a common sense article, which reflects almost exactly what I have said to many people in the past regarding sulfites in wine. The author of …

See the New Fiat 500 and the VW Jetta See the New Fiat 500 and the VW Jetta

FIAT 500
Class: Subcompact Hatch
Drivetrain: Front-Wheel Drive
Starting price: about $15,900
Fiat Returns with the 500
Because of the recent marriage of Chrysler and Fiat, the Italians are again coming to our shores. This may in fact be a …

An Architectural Gem, This Home With Curbside Charm Is The Perfect Fit For This Family Of Five An Architectural Gem, This Home With Curbside Charm Is The Perfect Fit For This Family Of Five

When Cary and Veronica Benson decided to move from North Carolina, they set their sights on The Woodlands. Relatives lived within close proximity to the community. Cary, former part-owner of American Leather furniture company,

Happenings in the Woodlands February 2011 Happenings in the Woodlands  February 2011

HEART BALL
FEB 19
Carol Garner and Soly Lachterman are taking on the roles as co-chairs for the American Heart Association’s annual Montgomery County Heart Ball set for Feb. 19 at The Woodlands Waterway Marriott Hotel & …

Woodlands People and Events with Missy Herndon February 2011 Woodlands People and Events with Missy Herndon February 2011

Fleming’s Civil Service Appreciation Luncheon
Interfaith Of The Woodlands
Hope Under The Stars
Crush Benefit For Wendy Tynan

Woodlands Schools, Sports, Students February 2011 Woodlands Schools, Sports, Students February 2011

COOPER STUDENTS SWEEP IT COMPETITION – A group of Upper School Computer Club students from The John Cooper School attended the Texas State Association of Information Technology Professionals Symposium, “Building Your IT Career.” Students were …

Around Town February 2011 Around Town February 2011

WOODLANDS PROFESSIONAL GOLFERS TO COMPETE ON PGA TOUR. Jhonattan Vegas and Bobby Gates, two Nationwide Tour competitors who train in The Woodlands, have earned full status to compete on the PGA Tour in 2011.
University of …

Woodlands Business News February 2011 Woodlands Business News February 2011

Melanie Gander, MHA, BSN, R.N., was selected as one of the “20 Outstanding Nurses of 2010” by the Texas Nurses District 9 Foundation. Gander and the 19 other honorees were recognized at the 20th Annual …

Childcare in the Woodlands Childcare in the Woodlands

Preschool and child care availability are pretty much taken for granted these days, but where did it all begin in The Woodlands? When The Wood­lands first opened in the mid-1970s, they advertised all of the …

Car Club Gets in Gear to Help Three Charities Car Club Gets in Gear to Help Three Charities

Shenandoah Mayor Garry Watts recently joined The Woodlands Car Club in presenting proceeds from their annual Evening Fall Car Show to the Woodforest Charitable Foundation and three local nonprofit charities.
The Woodlands Car Club routinely participates …

Plot Selected for Veggie Village Plot Selected for Veggie Village

Garden will provide fresh food to the food pantry
Interfaith of The Woodlands Veggie Village Donation Garden will be located at Alden Bridge Sports Park on Highway 242, adjacent to a Woodlands Township Community Garden.
In November, …

Spice Up Your Valentine Date Spice Up Your Valentine Date

Lovey Dovey Daiquiri
Kiss Kocktail
Cupid’s Cosmo