Happenings in The Woodlands July 2016 Happenings in The Woodlands July 2016

LOOK OUT FOR LITTER SCAVENGER HUNT, THROUGH AUG. 15
Look Out for Litter, The Woodlands Township’s popular summer litter scavenger hunt, kicks off with the start of summer vacation. Teens and children can participate in the …

MEMORABLE WEDDINGS – Jennifer & James MEMORABLE WEDDINGS – Jennifer & James

Text by Melanie Saxton Photos by Casey Chateauvert of Endless Exposures
From the moment they met, Jennifer Martin and James Gibb just “clicked.” Her passion is art, his are cooking and gardening, so it was no …

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

Happy Independence Day! July is here already and there is so much happening in our community. Although it is hot outside, some of my favorite events this time of year are the Red, Hot, and Blue Festival and the Fourth of July parade at Market Street. The Fourth of July is just one of those holidays that makes me think of family, grilling out, and a lot of fun in the sun.

Around Town July 2016 Around Town July 2016

LOCAL WOMEN ELECTED STATE OFFICERS OF THE TEXAS SOCIETY SOUTHERN DAMES OF AMERICA
During the recent annual meeting of the Texas Society Southern Dames of America (SDA), held in New Braunfels, Janisue Rigel, who resides in …

Fashion – What’s in Stores Now, July 2016 Fashion –  What’s in Stores Now,  July 2016

 
Marc Jacobs- The red and navy shoulder bag is crafted from supple suede and has crystal embellishment and braided trim. net-a-porter.com

Arts & Antiques by Dr. Lori – The Art of Storing China Arts & Antiques by Dr. Lori –  The Art of Storing China

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.

the Editor’s Picks … Linda Anderson, editor & publisher July 2016 the Editor’s Picks … Linda Anderson, editor & publisher July 2016

-Military Magic Man
-Cheesecake Stuffed Strawberries
-Garden Pest Chart

Patients Opting for Lip Implants in Record Numbers Patients Opting for Lip Implants in Record Numbers

Millions more use injections to get the perfect pucker
A record number of patients underwent lip augmentation procedures in 2015, making them the second-fastest growing facial procedure in the United States since 2000. Only dermabrasion procedures …

Men’s Skin Cancer Knowledge
Lags Behind Women’s
Men’s Skin Cancer Knowledge <br />Lags Behind Women’s

American Academy of Dermatology encourages prevention, detection
Skin cancer can affect anyone, regardless of age, race or gender. When it comes to skin cancer prevention and detection, however, it seems that men need to brush up …

Back When … Capt. Thomas Wesley Smith,
Tobacco King of Willis
Back When … Capt. Thomas Wesley Smith,<br /> Tobacco King of Willis

Thomas Wesley Smith was born on July 13, 1829 in Logan County, Kentucky. In 1845, at the age of 16, Smith came to Texas and settled in the town of Montgomery, where he met and …

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

STUDENTS WIN AWARDS AT INTEL ISEF
Three students from the Academy of Science and Technology at College Park High School in the Woodlands won prizes in their respective categories at Intel Interna­tional Science and Engineering Fair …

Discoveries July 2016 Discoveries July 2016

18TH C. FRENCH ROCAILLE CLAMSHELL
Inspired by the shell motifs of 18th-century decorative arts and architecture, this impeccably crafted clamshell pays homage to the French rocaille style, championing the inherent beauty of nature. Artisans cast each …

The Woodlands Business July 2016 The Woodlands Business July 2016

ADMINISTRATORS NAMED TO JOHN COOPER SCHOOL’S EXECUTIVE LEADERSHIP TEAM
Michael Maher, Head of School of The John Cooper School, has announced the appointment of two new members to the administrative staff of the PK-12, college preparatory …

DELICIOUS – Strawberry-Kiwi-Almond Tart DELICIOUS – Strawberry-Kiwi-Almond Tart

On ungreased cookie sheet, unroll dough into 1 large rectangle. Press into 12×9-inch rectangle, firmly pressing perforations to seal. Fold 1/2 inch of dough edges over, forming crust rim….

10 Steps to Easy-Care Beds and Borders 10 Steps to Easy-Care Beds and Borders

Eco-friendly plants save gardening effort
Garden beds and borders, artfully filled with a colorful tapestry of flowers and foliage, are very much back in vogue. But unlike the traditional perennial beds and borders, which were labor …

Book Reviews July 2016 Book Reviews July 2016

New releases with something for everyone

Touring Napa and Sonoma Touring Napa and Sonoma

By Denman Moody author, The Advanced Oenophile
A great visit highlighting great vintages
Visiting a winery in northern Cali­fornia used to consist of standing in a line at a tasting room, and being served, sometimes complimentary, by …

Get Lost on Florida’s Perdido Key Get Lost on Florida’s Perdido Key

Lost Key Golf & Beach Club offers lush golf greens, sugar-sand beaches and crystal blue waters
By Noelle Valentine
Conquistadors, buccaneers, native Americans, colonists and sailors once laid claim to the white sugar sand beaches and turquoise …

Alfa Romeo 4C Spider & Chevrolet Tahoe Alfa Romeo 4C Spider & Chevrolet Tahoe

Alfa Romeo 4C Spider | STARTING PRICE: $65,000
Ah, the Italians. With their penchant for flash and audacity, they present to us the Alfa Romeo 4C Spider. Making its debut in the U.S. market, the 4C …

Nestled in the Woods Nestled in the Woods

Beautiful home was worth the wait
As the saying goes, “The longer it takes, the longer it lasts.” And if that is the case, then the Williams’ home will be around for quite a while. Married …

Meet the Moore Browns Meet the Moore Browns

Talented family creates  highly regarded glass-blown artworks
By Cheryl Alexander
Parents Michael Brown and Sally Moore and their son Patrick are artists working in the specialized medium of glass blowing with a strong commitment to keeping the …

A Starlit Evening Set the Stage for Hope and Glamour A Starlit Evening Set the Stage for Hope and Glamour

Couture For The Cause 2016 Ushered In A New Era Of Cancer Fundraising
Photography by KhakiBlack Photography & Melonhead Photo
The American Cancer Society’s Couture for the Cause of Mont­gomery County Moonlight in Milan fundraiser gala was …