The Woodlands Business Sep 2014 The Woodlands Business Sep 2014

HARMONY
Current Montgomery County residents looking for new homes and a wave of corporate relocations have led to a big uptick in new home sales in the Spring master-planned community of Harmony where sales for the …

Almond Buttermilk Shortcakes with Blackberry Filling Almond Buttermilk Shortcakes with Blackberry Filling

Serves 6
Ingredients
2 1/4 cups all purpose white flour
1/3   cup sugar plus 1 tablespoon for sprinkling over biscuits

Book Reviews Sept 2014 Book Reviews Sept 2014

CHANGE YOUR MIND,  HEAL YOUR BODY
A profound, accessible book about healing the mind and body that is part memoir, part practical guide, Change Your Mind Heal Your Body draws readers from a world of fact …

Opulence and Serenity in Sonora Opulence and Serenity in Sonora

The Residences at The Ritz-Carlton, Dove Mountain are a desert oasis

Texas Wines Making a Statement Texas Wines Making a Statement

The best recommendations from recent tastings
F all Creek and Llano Estacado are the successful pioneering Texas wineries. Fall Creek was not only one of the first to experiment with the great varietals such as Sauvignon …

Lincoln MKC and Chevy Silvarado Lincoln MKC and Chevy Silvarado

Recognizable luxury elements and modern technology are skillfully blended in the Lincoln MKC. The car has both a keyless entry system as well as push-to-start ignition button

The new Chevrolet Silverado has moved into full technology mode providing all the information and entertainment that other vehicles currently enjoy.

In the Provençal Style In the Provençal Style

Couple Finds Familiar French Ambiance In New Home
For the past decade, the professional couple (both physicians) whose home is fea­­tured here, lived, worked and started their family in France. Both Texas natives, they met while …

12th Annual Fall Home & Garden Show The Woodlands 12th Annual Fall Home & Garden Show The Woodlands

200 Industry Professionals Can Help “Create Your Dream Home” Aug. 23-24 
Returning to The Woodlands for its 12th year, the Fall Home and Garden Show The Woodlands is planning its most exciting event yet. On Saturday …

Happenings in the Woodlands Aug 2014 Happenings in the Woodlands Aug 2014

VINTAGE GLASS AND ANTIQUE SHOW AND SALE
BEGINNING AUG 15
Celebrating 40 years as one of the premier glass shows in the South, the Houston Glass Club’s Vintage Glass and Antique Show and Sale is still going …

MEMORABLE WEDDINGS
Danielle and Wes
MEMORABLE WEDDINGS </br>Danielle and Wes

Text by Melanie Saxton  Photos by Carlino’s Photography
Because distance makes the heart grow fonder, it is no wonder that the hearts of Danielle Hope and Wes Bily overflowed on their journey to the altar. Not …

2014 Texas State-Fish Art Contest 2014 Texas State-Fish Art Contest

Nothing Fishy About The Talent Of These Young Artists
The Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center, headquarters for the Texas division of Wildlife Forever’s State-Fish Art Contest, has announced the Texas division winners for 2014.
In the K-3 category, …

Vintage Medals Meet Modern Flair Vintage Medals Meet Modern Flair

KATIE DESIGN JEWELRY IS AN ON-TREND INSPIRATIONAL HIT
By Florene King
Once upon a time in 2005, an interior designer named Katie Scott was experiencing some notable success in her professional life. Her personal line, KATIE Design, …

Woodlands People and Events with Missy Herndon August 2014 Woodlands People and Events with Missy Herndon August 2014

Dear Friends,
Each month when I write this column, I look back at past years’ issues to reflect. Did I cover the same events? Add new events? What was the topic that month? You get the …

Around Town Aug 2014 Around Town Aug 2014

LOCAL TWIRLERS WIN AT STATE UIL.
More than 95,000 high school musicians and twirlers from across the state first competed at regional UIL Solo-Ensemble contests earlier this year and then 24,000 moved on to the state …

Fashion – Shades of Summer Aug 2014 Fashion –  Shades of Summer Aug 2014

TOMMY BAHAMA
From the summer 2014 collection, the Coast View Gauze Top pairs beautifully with the Crinkle Pull-On Skirt. tommybahama.com
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Targeted Skin Repair
Clinique Smart Custom-Repair Serum
     Clinique’s smart serum understands the particular needs of your skin, providing …

Bathroom Winners! Bathroom Winners!

Outstanding bath designs from the 2014 Kitchen & Bath Industry Show

Arts & Antiques by Dr. Lori
Yard Sale Don’ts
Arts & Antiques by Dr. Lori</br> Yard Sale Don’ts

Yard sale items ready for the big day.

Function and Flair in Your Kitchen Function and Flair in Your Kitchen

On-trend sinks and faucets make for easy updates

the Editor’s Picks … Linda Anderson, editor & publisher August 2014 the Editor’s Picks …  Linda Anderson, editor & publisher August 2014

MY FAVORITES:

-Baby Laughing Hysterically at Ripping Paper
-Spinach Artichoke Dip
-Palm Tree Fruit Bar

Back When … What’s a Blue Law? Back When … What’s a Blue Law?

ByChar Schneider
Why are the malls closed?” “Why is this section of the grocery store roped off? I need nails and screws!” These were some of the conversations heard throughout the South, including Texas, until as …

August is National Cataract Awareness Month August is National Cataract Awareness Month

THINK YOU NEED NEW GLASSES? YOU ACTUALLY MAY HAVE CATARACTS
Many seniors think that new glasses and a stronger prescription is all they need to get back the vision of their youth. The fact is that …

Heavy Backpacks May Cause Long-Term Harm Heavy Backpacks May Cause Long-Term Harm

What Parents Need To Know To Protect Their Child’s Health 
Think the books and school supplies that your child is carrying in a backpack slung haphazardly across one shoulder are harmless? Think again. Heavy loads carried …