TOPCRET TOPCRET

Topcret is the world’s leading company in production and installation of high quality cement-based coverings on floors, walls, bathrooms, countertops, pools, stairs and walls commercially called Microcement and Baxab. Topcret was born in Spain in …

Transitional Design Takes Dated Home from Drab to Sophisticated Transitional Design Takes Dated Home from Drab to Sophisticated

Couple Sees Potential In Older Home
When a couple has been married for 40 years, life- and homestyle preferences are pretty well-defined and mutually understood. Additionally, when they’re longtime Hous­tonians, they know which part of town …

Houston Ground Angels Provide Free Transportation Houston Ground Angels Provide Free Transportation

Volunteers help out-of-town patients get to Houston medical facilities
By Virginia Black
Anyone whose life has been touched by cancer or any life-threatening illness usually appreciates having a helping hand with expenses and lowering stress levels. Volunteers …

Top 20 Tips for Creating “Top Down” Curb Appeal Top 20 Tips for Creating “Top Down” Curb Appeal

Kate Smith will be appearing at the 13th Annual Fall Home & Garden Show in The Woodlands at the Waterway Marriott, August 22 and 23.  Visit woodlandsshows.com for more details.
Improvements, Updates And Pops Of Color Are Part Of The Plan
By Kate …

Happenings in The Woodlands Aug 2015 Happenings in The Woodlands Aug 2015

THE WOODLANDS CHILDREN’S MUSEUM EVENTS
On Friday, Aug. 21, The Woodlands Children’s Museum located at 4775 W. Panther Creek Drive, Suite 280, will celebrate going back to school – with one last, big summertime bash. The …

MEMORABLE WEDDINGS
Devin & Shaylor
MEMORABLE WEDDINGS <br>Devin & Shaylor</br>

Devin Beach remembers praying every day in high school for her future husband. She didn’t know it at the time, but he was sitting in the youth group just a few chairs away! Shaylor Tillman …

Scene in the Woodlands, Missy Herndon August 205 Scene in the Woodlands, Missy Herndon August 205

Dear Readers,
“Spirit of Generosity, that is what makes The Woodlands so unique.” A dear friend shares this sentiment quite often and I feel compelled to share it with you this month. It is the best …

Around Town August 2015 Around Town August 2015

“PINK PALS” RAISE MORE THAN $15,000 FOR MEMORIAL HERMANN IN THE PINK OF HEALTH
“Pink Pals” – an initiative launched this year by the Memorial Hermann In the Pink of Health committee – is raising funds …

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

Pedro Garcia – Venus ‘perfed’ toe ring sandal in mist castoro.
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Fendi Pouch–Chalks Zipped Leather Pouch has stripes of bright color.
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Cateye Sunglasses–Ellery in black acetate and metal features cateye frames, gradient lenses and straight arms with …

Creativity Flows in Bath Design Winners Creativity Flows in Bath Design Winners

Designers Plumb Their Creative Depths To Give Homeowners Unique Spaces

Arts & Antiques by Dr. Lori
Buying Tips for Travelers
Arts & Antiques by Dr. Lori<br> Buying Tips for Travelers

Shop smart around the world

Knowing the value of art and antique items takes a certain expertise.

Spa Space at Home Spa Space at Home

The Ultimate Upgrades For The Master Bath
By Elizabeth Anthony
Your home’s bathroom is likely a sanctuary in your home — far more than just a toilet, sink, shower and/or tub. You may soak away your worries …

Don’t Sugar Coat Our Future Don’t Sugar Coat Our Future

Consumption of sugary drinks is now the single largest caloric intake in children.

Initiative By American Heart Association Aims To Curb Childhood Obesity
Over the past year, the United States has seen a dramatic incline in childhood …

Psoriasis Awareness Psoriasis Awareness

Learn More About This Common Autoimmune Disease
Psoriasis (sore-EYE-ah-sis) is a chronic (long-lasting) disease. It develops when a person’s immune system sends faulty signals that tell skin cells to grow too quickly. New skin cells form …

Dental Composite Fillings Dental Composite Fillings

Tooth-Colored Fillings Can Dramatically Enhance
The Appearance Of Your Teeth
By Judy Latta
Even if you brush with fluoride at least twice a day, floss regularly, and avoid sweets, you can still develop oral health problems that necessitate …

Woodlands Schools, Sports, Students Aug 2015 Woodlands Schools, Sports, Students Aug 2015

THE WOODLANDS BAR ASSOCIATION AWARDS 2015 FUTURE LAWYERS SCHOLARSHIP
The Woodlands Bar Association (WBA) recently selected two outstanding high school seniors from Montgomery County to receive $1,500 college scholarships as part of their 2015 Future Lawyers …

Discoveries Aug 2015 Discoveries Aug 2015

MOSAIC TABLETOP
The expressive and masterful Mosaic Tabletops from KNF-Neille Olson Mosaics boast iridescent waves of color, deep sophisticated hues, fresh designs and durability measured in decades. These qualities separate Neille Olson’s celebrated mosaic tabletops from …

The Woodlands Business Aug 2015 The Woodlands Business Aug 2015

HOLLY PRICE NAMED GM OF WOOD­LANDSHITS.COM AND VOICE OF THE WOODLANDS DIGITAL MEDIA OUTLETS
BriarCliff Media Holdings LLC has announced that Holly Price has been hired to be the general manager of its digital media properties …

Pièces de Résistance Pièces de Résistance

The art of collecting art
By Cheryl Alexander
Photos by Gary Huff Photography
Typically when I have the opportunity to write about art, the articles spotlight artists and their work, and during the interview we will discuss their …

Sweet Potato S’Mores Sweet Potato S’Mores

Tips For Perfect Potatoes
These prize-winning recipes show you how easy it is to create unique dishes with versatile, nutritious sweet potatoes. Before you get started, remember these tips from the Louisiana Sweet Potato Commission:

Fresh sweet …

Books Reviews August 2015 Books Reviews August 2015

CELEBRATE COLOR
In Conran on Color, Terence Conran shares a lifetime of experience as one of the world’s leading designers and retailers to explain how to make the most of this vibrant and dynamic ingredient in …

Wines for Every Occasion Wines for Every Occasion

Picnic Wine
A new wine ad recently caught my attention. The wine is called Xo,G Wine and is intended for picnics and pool parties, where glassware is generally contraindicated. The genius of this package is in …