Volunteerism and Generosity Fuel The Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo™ Volunteerism and Generosity Fuel The Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo™

Chairman Jack Lyons Has Given His Time And Effort Since 1981
By Mara Soloway
The Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo™ will welcome visitors from March 7-26 with its well-established array of attractions, entertainment and special events – …

The Woodlands Township Offers a Variety of Recreational Events for Spring The Woodlands Township Offers a Variety of Recreational Events for Spring

Fun, Family- Friendly Programs And Concerts Available
The Woodlands is the place for fun, family- friendly programs, events and experiences throughout spring, with a full lineup of free concerts and the annual TWFG Muddy Trails Bash, …

Folksy, Funky and Fun Folksy, Funky and Fun

Bayou City Art Festival’s Featured Artist Amanda Bennett Defies Convention
By Cheryl Alexander
Amanda Bennett, this year’s Bayou City Art Festival Featured Artist, is a self-taught, mixed media artist who has fused together acrylic paint and photographs …

Texas High-Speed Train Adds to Leadership Group Texas High-Speed Train Adds to Leadership Group

Drayton Mclane Jr. Named To Texas Central’s Board Of Directors
Texas Central, developer of the state’s high-speed train, has announced that business leader, entrepreneur and former Houston Astros owner Drayton McLane Jr. has joined the company’s …

Carlton, Hofferkamp and Jenks Cares Program Supports New Danville Carlton, Hofferkamp and Jenks Cares Program  Supports New Danville

Promotion Raised More Than $11,000 For New Danville Store At Market Street
The Carlton, Hofferkamp and Jenks Cares Program partnered with the New Danville community during the holiday season to help bring awareness and support to …

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

GLADE GALLERY PRESENTS A THOUSAND MORNINGS, THROUGH MARCH
GLADE Gallery, 24 Waterway, is delighted to announce A Thousand Mornings, a large exhibition of most recent works of the Italian artist Peter Demetz, curated by Denise Radulescu. …

MEMORABLE WEDDINGS –
Amanda and Robert
MEMORABLE WEDDINGS – </br> Amanda and Robert

They met and fell in love on a cruise, and years later became engaged on a cruise. True to a theme of “romance on the water,” Chelsey Hill and Christian Bradshaw exchanged vows at Paradise Cove at Lake Grapevine on Oct. 8, 2016.

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

Happy Spring! I am honestly in awe of how much I love being given the opportunity to serve our community in this role as social editor. Living a life of service is definitely how I believe we should all strive to live.

Fashion – What’s in Stores Now – March 2017 Fashion –  What’s in Stores Now – March 2017

DOLCE & GABBANA– Mini Sicily Tote in white and navy leather.

The Woodlands Business March 2017 The Woodlands Business March 2017

Grand Central Park Announces Plans For Nature-Inspired Gathering Place
Grand Central Park, Montgomery County’s newest master-planned community, has announced it will add a quaint, nature-inspired gathering place known as Trillium Park within its first phase …

Home Furnishings are Going “Green” Home Furnishings are Going “Green”

Pantone’s 2017 Color Of The Year Evokes The Renewal That Comes In Spring
By Mara Soloway
Have you noticed an abundance of home furnishings in showrooms and interior design studios in a fresh shade of yellow-green? Here’s …

Arts & Antiques by Dr. Lori – Wonderful Wall Designs Using Antiques Arts & Antiques by Dr. Lori – Wonderful Wall Designs Using Antiques

Integrating antiques, vintage items and family heirlooms into your home’s interior design aesthetic sparks memories and brings dazzle to a room. Don’t be afraid to place something old alongside something new and contemporary.

Easy To Grow Dahlias Easy To Grow Dahlias

Plan Now For Spectacular Summer Blooms
By Melinda Myers
Photos by Longfield-Gardens.com
Dahlias provide some of the garden’s biggest and most spectacular blooms. The flowers come in a rainbow of colors and many different styles and sizes, and …

Dental Implants Dental Implants

The Next Best Thing To Natural Teeth
By Judy Latta
A strong, healthy smile can do wonders for your confidence and is critical to your overall health and well-being. Unhealthy and missing teeth can interfere with eating, …

Fewer Than Half of Americans Recognize Controllable Factors That Affect Cancer Risk Fewer Than Half of Americans Recognize  Controllable Factors That Affect Cancer Risk

More cite unproven factors as a cancer cause than recognize obesity and other established risk factors
More Americans attribute stress and other unproven factors as those leading to cancer than recognize that alcohol, processed meat and …

Around Town March 2017 Around Town March 2017

THE UNITED STATES DAUGHTERS OF 1812 CELEBRATES 125TH ANNIVERSARY OF NATIONAL SOCIETY
The United States Daughters of 1812, Thomas Bay chapter celebrated a “Founder’s Day” Open House hosted by Janisue Rigel and Davena Rigel-Liepman to honor …

HISTORICAL – George Bell Madly, the “King of Egypt” HISTORICAL – George Bell Madly, the “King of Egypt”

The community of Egypt was located near the junction of Farm Roads 1488 and 2978 about nine miles southwest of Conroe in southwestern Montgomery County. In its heyday, Egypt was surely a land of plenty. …

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

AP MICROECONOMICS CLASSES RAISE FUNDS FOR CLASS DONATION TO MEALS ON WHEELS
Allison Hulett, executive director for Meals on Wheels Montgomery County, attended an assembly at The John Cooper School in December to accept a $4,000 …

Discoveries March 2017 Discoveries March 2017

FEATHERS WALL ART
Good design is the result of many things. Original design breaks all notions of what is possible. At Phillips Collection, they thrive on the unexpected, bringing to market new concepts that are expertly …

Book Reviews March 2017 Book Reviews March 2017

MY LIFE IN DESIGN
Few individuals in the last century have had such a wide-reaching influence on the way we live our lives than Sir Terence Conran – from how we decorate our homes to our …

A New List for a Shopping Spree of Wine Treasures A New List for a Shopping  Spree of Wine Treasures

The Top 20 Percent Of More Than 300 Wines Recently Tasted 
Having written about one famous wine family in the January and February issues (see online at woodlandslifestylesandhomes.com/category/wine/, I am seriously behind in wine recommendations. Of more …

Genesis G80 and Toyota Corolla iM Genesis G80 and Toyota Corolla iM

GENESIS G80 | Starting Price: $41,000
Genesis is the relatively new luxury car brand from Hyundai. The new G80 is one of the first models to be offered. So now Hyundai/Genesis is similar to Toyota/Lexus or …

Magnificent Seven Magnificent Seven

Large Family’s Eclectic Style Defines Luxury Home
For several years, Mark and Melissa Flores lived in what might be considered a traditional “cookie cutter” suburban family home. Their values and life were structured around what was …

Montgomery County Heart Ball to Welcome 800 Guests, Feb. 18 Montgomery County Heart Ball to Welcome 800 Guests, Feb. 18

Annual black-tie event for American Heart Association hopes to raise $1.2 million to save lives
Daniel W. Schroder, former Chair­man of the Woodlands Area Chamber of Commerce, and his wife, Tammy, have accepted the role as …