Getting More from the Outdoors Getting More from the Outdoors

Great options to update your backyard living space
By Merry Wise
Here comes the sun! And with the warm weather comes inspiration to create new spaces or improve on others for full enjoyment of your home. In …

Book Reviews May 2016 Book Reviews May 2016

LESSONS IN ARRANGING
Whether hosting a party, helping out with a friend’s wedding or wishing to incorporate the beauty of flowers into everyday life, The Flower Workshop allows you to create dazzling arrangements that go beyond …

Wines to Enjoy Now Wines to Enjoy Now

By Denman Moody author, The Advanced Oenophile
Reds and whites to please the palate, and restaurant recommendations
WHITE WINES
Cupcake Chardonnay Monterey County 2014 — Winemaker Jessica Tomei knocked it out of the park with this best buy. …

Jaguar XF & Cadillac CTS Jaguar XF & Cadillac CTS

By Kelly Foss  mycardata.com

Jaguar XF | STARTING PRICE: $52,000
When Jaguar’s XF first made its debut in 2007, it ushered in a dramatically new design aesthetic for the British car maker. Everything about the XF was …

Mid-Century Modernism Mid-Century Modernism

Historic Home’s Meticulous Design Transcends Time And Place
In 1952-53, Lars Bang, one of the first graduates of the University of Houston’s College of Architecture, designed the extraordinary Bendit House in the then-new Ayrshire section of …

Festival Arts for All at The Woodlands Waterway Arts Festival Arts for All at The Woodlands Waterway Arts

Experience The Visual, Performing And Culinary Arts At A Festival Like No Other
By Melanie Saxton
It’s finally April, a month that fans of The Woodlands Waterway Arts Festival have anticipated all year long! On April 8, …

AHA’s Montgomery County Go Red For Women Luncheon AHA’s Montgomery County Go Red For Women  Luncheon

Group Joins Forces With Keller Williams’ Diane Kink And Joanne Johnson To Fight Heart Disease On May 13
In an effort to continue to bring prevention, education and heart health awareness to the masses, the American …

Springtime Kicks off Hibiscus Show Season Springtime Kicks off Hibiscus Show Season

Dramatic Tropical Flower Will Be Featured At Local Events
By Judy Latta Photos by Pat Merritt and Linda Anderson
Spring is upon us, and as warm weather blossoms begin to burst, few are as stunning and impressive …

The 2016 Angel Run Half Marathon The 2016 Angel Run Half Marathon

Where Angels Are Remembered And Runners Gain Wings
By Cheryl Alexander
Sometimes angels fly, sometimes they sing, and believe it or not… sometimes they run. Kelsey Knepprath is one of those angels. According to those who knew …

Happenings in The Woodlands April 2016 Happenings in The Woodlands April 2016

7TH ANNUAL HOPE ON THE GREEN FUNDRAISER TEES OFF, APRIL 11
The 7th Annual HOPE on the Green tees off Monday, April 11 at The Woodlands County Club Palmer Course and benefits The Will Herndon Research …

MEMORABLE WEDDINGS – Nicole & Jan-Oliver MEMORABLE WEDDINGS – Nicole & Jan-Oliver

Nicole Brende and Jan-Oliver Schmidt are living proof that blind dates really do work. They were introduced by mutual friends during a “chaperoned” dinner at UP restaurant in Highland Village and have been together ever …

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

Happy Spring! Although April begins with the ever fun April Fool’s Day, the amount of love and volunteerism in our community is no joke. I am so excited for all of the amazing events coming up for the month of April. I didn’t think I could be more impressed than I already am …

Around Town April 2016 Around Town April 2016

INTERFAITH OF THE WOODLANDS AND INTERFAITH COMMUNITY CLINIC NAME NEW PRESIDENT AND CEO
The Board of Directors for Interfaith of The Woodlands and Interfaith Community Clinic have announced Missy Herndon will assume the position as president …

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

DOLCE & GABBANA
Bucket Bag in Printed Dauphine Leather from the Claudia line has a Sicilian cartwheel print. dolcegabbana.com

Specialty Materials Add Interest and Vibrancy Specialty Materials Add Interest and Vibrancy

Fusion Of Attractive Pieces Brings Pizzazz To Your Home
By Mara Soloway
To make your home’s interior spaces be dynamic, balanced and infused with your individuality, think Spring. The interior furnishings that are part of this …

Arts & Antiques by Dr. Lori – Spring Cleaning Tips Arts & Antiques by Dr. Lori –  Spring Cleaning Tips

Spring cleaning has its drawbacks and its ad­vantages. The drawbacks are obvious: nobody really likes to clean. Once the task is complete, …

What is IBS? What is IBS?

Learn The Symptoms, Causes And Treatments
Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) affects up to 10-15 percent of adults. It has a significant worldwide prevalence. Although IBS is not associated with an increased risk for life-threatening illness, it …

Back When … History of Montgomery County Courthouses Back When … History of Montgomery County Courthouses

Montgomery County courthouses have been the center of political, civic and business activity for more than 175 years. Today’s courthouse in Conroe is a tribute to the history of one of the oldest counties in …

Montgomery County Historical Commission Seeks Information on World War I Veterans Montgomery County Historical Commission Seeks Information on World War I Veterans

Project Will Result In A Book With The Compiled Stories
In February 1918, three months shy of his 22nd birthday, Thomas Earle Gentry was inducted into the U.S. Army as a private from Conroe. The …

Woodlands Schools, Sports, Students April 2016 Woodlands Schools, Sports, Students April 2016

SACRED HEART AWARDED DAVID GUITE MEMORIAL AWARD
Raising more than $50,000 is something to celebrate alone, but Sacred Heart Catholic School was recently awarded the David Guite Memorial Spirit Award at the 11th annual Steps for …

Discoveries April 2016 Discoveries April 2016

ANTICATO TILES SPIDER TABLE
Part of the Spider Collection, due to the shape of its feet, this table by Neapolitan designer Fran­cesco Della Femina features a rusted iron frame handcrafted by Italian artisans, and is protected …

The Woodlands Business April 2016 The Woodlands Business April 2016

HOUSTON METHODIST AT THE WOODLANDS OPENS BREAST CARE CENTER
The Houston Methodist Breast Care Center at The Woodlands opened recently with medicine-leading technology and highly trained specialists in breast cancer detection and treatment.
Developed as a spa-like …