Back When …
Birthplace of the Texas Flag
Back When … <br />Birthplace of the Texas Flag</br>

By Char Schneider
Six Flags of Texas” is not always a reference to the amusement park. The term originated from the fact that the state of Texas has flown under six different flags or governments.
The first …

Woodlands Schools, Sports, Students Jun 2015 Woodlands Schools, Sports, Students Jun 2015

FOURTH-GRADER’S SUNFLOWER SELECTED FOR GOVERNOR¹S GALLERY
Each year, the First Lady of Texas selects student artwork for the Governor’s Gallery at the state Capitol. This year, First Lady Cecilia Abbott selected John Cooper School fourth-grader Mason …

Discoveries Jun 2015 Discoveries Jun 2015

ONE-OF-A-KIND DESIGNS
This new line of interior and outdoor furniture is made from reclaimed tropical fishing boats. These one-of-a-kind, colorful and sustainable designs have been carefully sanded by expert craftsmen to reveal a rainbow of glorious …

The Woodlands Business Jun 2015 The Woodlands Business Jun 2015

ZAK HUDNALL NAMED LEASING AGENT FOR TWDC
The Howard Hughes Corporation recently announced that Zak Hudnall has been named as Leasing Associate for the company. Hudnall will handle commercial retail leasing for The Woodlands Development Company …

Books Reviews June 2015 Books Reviews June 2015

THE MEANING OF LIFE
Authentic personal relationships in life are essential to our well-being. In Robert R. Ball’s new book, Being With: Maybe This Is What Life Is All About, he reveals the profound meanings contained …

Fly Fishing Paradise Fly Fishing Paradise

Grab Your Basket And Pole And Get Yourself To Jackson Hole
By Elizabeth Anthony
Jackson Hole, Wyoming, is a singularly beautiful, special place – unlike any destination in the world. Located along the border of Wyoming and …

Winners for Dinner Winners for Dinner

Great Finds At All Prices
By Denman Moody author, The Advanced Oenophile
WHITE WINES
Tom Gore Vineyards Chardonnay California 2013 — “Great wines start in the vineyard.” Tom Gore has worked in the family vineyards from the time he learned …

Toyota Highlander is an
Excellent Vehicle
Toyota Highlander is an </br>Excellent Vehicle

Performance And Safety Combine With Comfort And Tech
The Buzz: Among its other accolades, the Toyota Highlander earned a “2015 Best 3-Row Midsize SUV for Families” from U.S. News and World Report for its “best combination …

Mercedes-Benz GLA and Infiniti QX80 Mercedes-Benz GLA  and Infiniti QX80

MERCEDES-BENZ GLA | Starting Price: $31,300
With a base price of $31,300, the Mercedes-Benz GLA has but one task: to capture the conquest customer. In the automotive world, that means going after first-time small luxury SUV …

Southern Style Southern Style

In 2012, Laura and Patrick Schneidau purchased a spacious lot with big plans in mind. They had a solid vision for the nearly 5,000-square-foot home that would one day inhabit that space, and with their …

Dr. Guy Lewis Celebrates 30 Years Dr. Guy Lewis Celebrates 30 Years

Dr. Lewis Heads A Team That He Treats Like His Own Family… For Good Reason
It was inevitable that Dr. Guy Lewis would place a strong emphasis on creating a family business, since it was a …

Memorial Hermann The Woodlands Hospital Celebrates 30 Years Memorial Hermann The Woodlands  Hospital Celebrates 30 Years

HOSPITAL NOW SERVICES 67 SPECIALTIES
In 1985, Microsoft released its first version of Windows; the DeLorean drove the highest grossing film of the year in Back to the Future; doctors accessed charts from filing cabinets; and …

Texas Children’s Hospital The Woodlands Forum Luncheon Hosts 800 Texas Children’s Hospital The Woodlands Forum Luncheon Hosts 800

Guests Were Treated To A Preview Of The New Facility Slated To Open In 2017
Nearly 800 guests attended Texas Children’s Hospital’s The Forum Luncheon in The Woodlands on Tuesday, April 14. Michelle Riley-Brown, president of …

Your Summer Fun Checklist! Your Summer Fun Checklist!

THINGS TO DO IN THE WOODLANDS
By Tish Williams
Unpack your flip flops, take your shorts out of the closet and get your day planner ready – summer is almost here. Residents of The Woodlands have an …

Pure Mutts Animal Sanctuary Pure Mutts Animal Sanctuary

Providing Life And Love To The Neediest Dogs
Priyanka Johri has a boundless heart for animals of all types. She channels her animal compassion through her Pure Mutts Animal Sanctuary to give hope, comfort and a …

MEMORABLE WEDDINGS
Nicole & Jadeon
MEMORABLE WEDDINGS </br>Nicole & Jadeon

Text by Melanie Saxton Photos by Debbie Lourens Photography and ST Photography Cape Town
Imagine the logistics of planning a wedding overseas! That’s precisely the challenge faced by Nicole Mora of Katy and Jadeon du Toit of …

Woodlands People and Events with Missy Herndon May 2015 Woodlands People and Events with Missy Herndon May 2015

Dear Readers,
Every month, as I have the wonderful opportunity to write this article, I take time to reflect on the upcoming month’s Social events, and what I will write in this forward. Sometimes it is …

Around Town May 2015 Around Town May 2015

GALA BRINGS IN MORE THAN $100,000 TO SUPPORT YOUNG TEXAS ARTISTS MUSIC COMPETITION
Susie Pokorski, chair and executive director of the Young Texas Artists Music Competition (YTA), reports that the fourth annual Bach, Beethoven & Barbecue …

Fashion – What’s in Stores Now May 2015 Fashion –  What’s in Stores Now May 2015

MISSONI
The summer 2015 brings airy, vaporous, featherweight forms!
missoni.com
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BALENCIAGA
The medium-sized Classic Metallic Edge City.
balenciaga.com
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PIERRE HARDY
70’s inspired fringed soft suede sandals.
net-a-porter.com
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SHERYL LOWE
Sandalwood with pave diamond beads and rondelles.
sheryllowedesigns.com
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TORY BURCH
The summer 2015 collection brings a masculine-feminine touch.
toryburch.com
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AMY …

Pretty Papered Walls Pretty Papered Walls

Geometrics, Florals, Metallics and More Breathe New Life Into Your Walls
By Elizabeth Anthony
The ’50s loved florals, the ’60s were bold and stylistic, the ’70s favored fauxs and flocks, the ’80s and ’90s preferred prints and …

Arts & Antiques by Dr. Lori
Fill Your Vacation with Art
Arts & Antiques by Dr. Lori</br> Fill Your Vacation with Art

Lori Verderame on Google+

Dr. Lori, Celebrity Ph.D. antiques appraiser, Dr. Lori hosts antiques appraisal events worldwide. Dr. Lori is the star appraiser on Discovery channel.   Visit www.DrLoriV.com, www.Facebook.com/DoctorLori, Lori Verderame on Google+or call (888) 431-1010.
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