Discoveries August 2017 Discoveries August 2017

MASON JAR WITH FIREFLIES: Vintage-style neon, handmade in Texas. 5’ tall with animated neon fireflies.

HISTORICAL – Native American Tribes of Montgomery County HISTORICAL – Native American Tribes of Montgomery County

By Robin Navarro Montgomery
The original Montgomery County stretched from the Brazos River in the west to the Trinity River in the east, and south to north from Spring Creek to the Old San Antonio Road. Within …

Outstanding Bath Designers Show off Their Talents Outstanding Bath Designers Show off Their Talents

Winning Baths And Powder Rooms Make A Splash At NKBA
The winners of this year’s National Kitchen & Bath Association (NKBA) design competition demonstrated a flow of imaginative design solutions. Seven individuals were honored across the …

Book Reviews August 2017 Book Reviews August 2017

MILLER’S ANTIQUES HANDBOOK & PRICE GUIDE
Miller’s Antiques Handbook & Price Guide remains the essential and trusted guide to the antiques market. It has earned the reputation of being the book no dealer, collector or auctioneer …

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 …

Woodlands Schools, Sports, Students
August 2017
Woodlands Schools, Sports, Students <br /> August 2017

TWHS STATE CHAMPION TRACK TEAM HONORED BY CISD BOARD OF TRUSTEES
The June meeting of the Conroe Independent School District Board of Trustees was an occasion for celebration as The Woodlands High School Boys’ Track Team …

Beaulieu Vineyard Rarity Napa Valley 2013 — An Other-Worldly Wine Beaulieu Vineyard Rarity Napa Valley 2013 —  An Other-Worldly Wine

Rarity is the name of a wine only released four times by B.V. since the original owner Georges de Latour bought his first vineyard in Napa Valley in 1900. The vintage of 2013 was perhaps …

Lincoln Continental and Toyota Rav4 Lincoln Continental and Toyota Rav4

 
Lincoln Continental | Starting price: $45,600
By Kelly Foss mycardata.com
Lincoln, the luxury brand of Ford Motor Company, has a long history in the automotive world. The Continental is the signature model, the heritage life blood of …

Modern Marvel Modern Marvel

A Sleek Eye For Design Serves Up Perfection
Text by Cathy Gordon Photography by  / Connie Anderson  / Designer: Jorge Cantu, Oz Interiors  / Architect: Todd Rice  / Builder: Post Custom Homes
Andria Cain is a visionary. “I can go …

Rising Stars & Legends of Texas Features Local and National Talent Rising Stars & Legends of Texas Features Local and National Talent

Greater Conroe Arts Alliance’s Week-Long Inaugural Event Promoted The Arts
Photos by Dave Clements, DWC Photography
Rising Stars & Legends of Texas brought a wide variety of visual and performing arts to Conroe the weekend of …

The Evolving Work of Katy Artist Mike Peyton: The Evolving Work of Katy Artist Mike Peyton:

Philosopher, Re-Inventor, Destroyer Of Sharpies
Interview by Mara Soloway
Mike Peyton’s drive to create has been getting more and more intense of late, like a disturbance in his force moving him forward. Known since 2005 for his …

Houstonian Gene Watson Continues to Delight Fans with His Classic Brand of Country Music Houstonian Gene Watson Continues to Delight Fans with His Classic Brand of Country Music

More Than 50 Years After His Career Started, He Is Not Slowing Down
By Judy Latta
In an era in which it is sometimes difficult to distinguish between contemporary country and pop music, Houstonian Gene Watson has …

Dancing With The Woodlands Stars Raises More Than $75,000 Dancing With The Woodlands Stars  Raises More Than $75,000

Krissy Venosdale Of The Kinkaid School Is One Of 52 Educators Across The U.S. Recognized As Classroom Changemaker
Houston Public Media has an­nounced that Krissy Venosdale, a Fort Bend County resident and the innovation coordinator …

Moody Gardens Kicks Off Summer with a Big Splash Moody Gardens Kicks Off Summer with a Big Splash

Palm Beach Opens And New Aquarium Pyramid Treasures Are Revealed
Guests are invited to kick off their summer with a splash at Moody Gardens with the recent openings of Palm Beach and the newly renovated …

Scene in the Woodlands, Whitney Montgomery July 2017 Scene in the Woodlands, Whitney Montgomery July 2017

Summer is heating up for sure. It is hot outside, but I hope everyone is enjoying the fun times of “summer vacation.” I can’t wait to see all of you out at the 4th of July festivities. It is always a fun family adventure. I am so thankful for what this holiday means and I know that we are blessed to live in this country.

Fashion – What’s in Stores Now –
July 2017
Fashion –  What’s in Stores Now – </br> July 2017</br>

GUCCI – Dionysus medium leather shoulder bag with crystal hand-embroidered bee applique.
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Arts & Antiques by Dr. Lori – Yard Sales Have Become Big Business Arts & Antiques by Dr. Lori – Yard Sales Have Become Big Business

Lori Verderame on Google+
Dr. Lori Celebrity appraiser Dr. Lori Verderame is an author, international columnist, and award-winning TV personality who stars on History channel’s The Curse of Oak Island and Discovery’s Auction Kings. With a …

The Woodlands Business July 2017 The Woodlands Business July 2017

MEMORIAL HERMANN THE WOODLANDS HOSPITAL SPONSORS LMC LEADERSHIP DEVELOPMENT
Leadership Montgomery County (LMC) recently hosted the LMC Class of 2017 Leadership Development Session sponsored by Memorial Hermann The Wood­lands Hospital.
The session, the final of eight …