Happenings in The Woodlands
September 2017
Happenings in The Woodlands </br> September 2017

ONGOING BREAST CANCER REHAB PROGRAM OFFERED AT THE YMCA
Restoration, a Pilates-based exercise recovery program for breast cancer survivors, is now being offered at the South Montgomery YMCA.
Designed to help breast cancer survivors restore mobility, improve …

Fabulous Fall Getaway Fabulous Fall Getaway

Sun-Drenched Southern California Climate
Text by Noelle Valentine | Photography courtesy of Pelican Hill
When September rolls around, Houstonians are ready to feel the chill of the fall’s first cool front. Summer is over; the kids are …

MEMORABLE WEDDINGS –
Natasha and James
MEMORABLE WEDDINGS – </br> Natasha and James

Text by Melanie Saxton Photos by Weva Photography
Houstonian Natasha Dara met En­glish­­man James Langridge overseas in 2010. The couple fell in love, and after four-and-a-half years of courtship exchanged vows in a dream wedding on …

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

-Rotary Club Wine Dinner
-Giving Goes Glam Fashion Show and Luncheon
-Operation “We See Backpacks”
-Goode Company – The Woodlands Grand Opening

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

 
GOLD CONNECTION JEWELERS
Let Gold Connection create a unique design with your fingerprint! Wear a one-of-a-kind piece of jewelry as individual as you are. This is a unique way to say “I Love You” by wearing …

The Woodlands Business September 2017 The Woodlands Business September 2017

THE WOODLANDS AND BRIDGELAND WIN AT 2017 TEXAS ASSOCIATION OF BUILDERS STAR AWARDS
The Woodlands and Bridgeland, two award-winning Texas developments which help comprise the preeminent portfolio of master-planned communities around the country for The Howard …

Say Cheese! Say Cheese!

Whiter Teeth Will Make You Smile
By Judy Latta
A bright, white, picture-perfect smile can do wonders for your appearance, self-esteem and confidence. According to a survey by the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (AACD), almost all …

the Editor’s Picks … Linda Anderson, editor & publisher September 2017 the Editor’s Picks … Linda Anderson, editor & publisher September 2017

Blueberry Mojito

Sweet blueberries, tart limes, and smooth rum makes a
refreshing drink for summer

Stop Feeding Your Kids “Kid Food” Stop Feeding Your Kids “Kid Food”

Doctor Yum Dishes Up Important Reasons To Skip The Typical Kid-Related Food And Opt For More Nutritious Options
By Dr. Nimali Fernando and Heidi DiEugenio
According to the National Institutes of Health, on any given day one-third …

Around Town September 2017 Around Town September 2017

JOHNSON DEVELOPMENT COMMUNITIES DONATE TO TWST4GIRLS
The north Houston communities of Johnson Development Corp. – Grand Central Park in Conroe, Harmony in Spring and Woodforest in Montgomery – have donated $750 to TWST4Girls (Together We Stand …

Discoveries September 2017 Discoveries September 2017

TODD SANDERS ART:
Todd Sanders’ neon art evokes a time when America fell in love with motion.
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Walls That Talk Walls That Talk

Tile Statements That Say Everything About Your Style
By Cheryl Alexander
Choosing the right wall tiles for your home just got easier and a lot more fun. Though the choices are plenty, don’t be overwhelmed. Quit wondering …

Book Reviews September 2017 Book Reviews September 2017

 
THE GRUMPY GARDENER
Gardeners from across the country have turned to Southern Living Senior Garden Editor Steven Bender, “The Grumpy Gardener,” for his keen knowledge and gardening know-how with equal doses sarcasm and sidesplitting humor for …

Make Pool Maintenance a Pleasant Experience Make Pool Maintenance  a Pleasant Experience

These Tips From The Pros Can Help You Keep Your Pool Sparkling
By Merry Wise
Pool season is here! The weather is warm, and it’s time to enjoy the pool once again. Use these useful professional …

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

CONROE ISD WELCOMES NEW TEACHERS AT INTRO TO CISD CONFERENCE
Conroe ISD hired approximately 500 teachers for the 2017-18 school year and welcomed them to the District during the Intro to CISD staff development that took …

Grow a Bigger Garden in a Smaller Space Grow a Bigger Garden in a Smaller Space

Space-Saving Ideas For Increased Productivity
By Melinda Myers
Whether in the ground or on a balcony or deck, there’s always room to grow your own garden-fresh produce and beautiful flowers. Space- saving gardening techniques and products can …

Great Values from Washington State and More Great Values from Washington State and More

FROM CHAMPAGNE TO REDS
AND ROSÉS
Whereas Oregon is producing winning Pinot Gris and Pinot Noir, Washington State is producing equally great Riesling, Syrah, Cabernet Franc and Cabernet Sauvignon! The following are the best values from tasting …

Infinity QX30 and Ford F150 Infinity QX30 and Ford F150

Infinity QX30 | Starting price: $30,000
By Kelly Foss mycardata.com
Small SUVs are all the rage today. Buyers can’t get enough of them. They are compact is size, highly maneuverable, have a sporty demeanor, modern styling and …

Southern Charm Southern Charm

Greek Revival Home Exudes Deep South Style

How Frank Billingsley was “Swabbed & Found” How Frank Billingsley was “Swabbed & Found”

Houston’s Popular Meteorologist Untangled A Closed Adoption
By Melanie Saxton
H e is the familiar and friendly face on Channel 2, guiding us through thunderstorms, hurricanes and tornados since 1995. KPRC chief meteorologist Frank Billingsley certainly knows …

Houston Methodist The Woodlands Hospital Sneak Peek Houston Methodist The Woodlands Hospital Sneak Peek

 
Community Members Toured State-Of-The-Art Facility Before It Opened On July 1
Just days away from its official opening on July 1, Houston Methodist The Woodlands Hospital celebrated with a ribbon cutting ceremony and community-wide open …

Oriya Organics Oriya Organics

Katy Family Develops Nutritional Supplements To Maximize Fitness And Optimize Health
By Judy Latta
When Ryan Larson, a professional mixed martial artist (MMA), was in training for competition, he and his brother Jonathon, his personal trainer, fastidiously …