Book Reviews November 2017 Book Reviews November 2017

CHRISTMAS AT CARNTON
Christmas at Carnton,by Tamera Alexander, is a novel set amid war and the fading dream of the Confederacy. A wounded soldier and a destitute widow discover the true meaning of Christmas — and …

Maximize a Small Space Maximize a Small Space

Design Tips To Make The Most Of Less Square Footage
By Bee Heinemann
In almost every home there is a need for larger living areas. It can be a challenge to decorate small rooms to make …

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

THE WOODLANDS HIGH SCHOOL RECOGNIZED FOR EARNING 6TH LONE STAR CUP
The CISD Board of Trustees recognized The Woodlands High School for winning the 2017 UIL 6A Lone Star Cup at the Sept. 19 meeting. This …

Touring Napa and Sonoma, Part II Touring Napa and Sonoma, Part II

More Wineries That Are “Must Visits”
In the July 2016 issue, I wrote about some of the to-die-for wineries in Napa and Sonoma that are “must” visits. To view that article, visit houstonlifestyles.com, click on “Wine, …

Chevy Equinox and Audi Q5 Chevy Equinox and Audi Q5

By Kelly Foss
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Chevy Equinox | Starting price: $23,500
In a very crowded field of compact SUVs the Equinox is one of the originals. The market on these hot-selling vehicles changes fast and Chevy has followed the …

Family Sets New Roots in Sweetwater Family Sets New Roots in Sweetwater

Text by Cheryl Alexander | Photography by Miro Dvorscak | Architecture by Robert Dame | Construction by Sims Luxury Builders | Landscape design by Moss Landscaping | Interiors by Cindy Witmer Designs
A French Manor In …

CleRenda’s Calling CleRenda’s Calling

Helping Women Find Their Purpose Through Project P.U.S.H.
Text by Cathy Gordon | Photography by Miro Dvorscak
Stilettos. One misstep and you’re hobbling about like a newborn fawn trying to stand for the first time. But CleRenda …

The Ovarian Cancer Quilt Project at MD Anderson The Ovarian Cancer Quilt Project at MD Anderson

Auction Oct. 25-Nov.8 Funds Ovarian Cancer Research And Builds Awareness One Quilt At A Time
Text by Mara Soloway | Images by Barbara Garvin and Shawn Green
Ovarian cancer is known as the silent killer – it …

Fall Means The Home & Garden Show! Fall Means The Home & Garden Show!

15th Annual Woodlands Event Moved To Oct.28-29
The 15th Annual Fall Home & Garden Show at The Woodlands Waterway Marriott Hotel & Convention Center, 1601 Lake Robbins Drive will be held on Saturday, Oct. 28 …

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

NOVELIST AMITA TRASI TO SPEAK AT MITCHELL LIBRARY EVENT, OCT. 5
The George and Cynthia Woods Mitchell Library, located at 8125 Ashlane Way in The Woodlands, will be welcoming Amita Trasi for an author visit and …

Fall Festivals and Events Fall Festivals and Events

By Melanie Saxton
Come out and celebrate the fall season with fun-filled excursions and diversions! Despite the flooding caused by Hurricane Harvey, many organizations are sponsoring events for charity, cultural exchanges, shopping, and Halloween celebrations. Whether …

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

– Interfaith Of The Woodlands Hurricane Harvey Relief
– Education For Tomorrow Alliance (EfTA) Trivia Night
– All Ears! Toast And Taste
– Montgomery County Women’s Center Scholarship Awards

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

PRADA
Velvet mules, in burnt orange shade, have embellished bow.

Arts & Antiques by Dr. Lori – Tips for Shopping at Flea Markets Arts & Antiques by Dr. Lori – Tips for Shopping at Flea Markets

When embarking on a new phase of life, such as getting married, completing a degree, or moving to a new home, many people chronicle the experience with the purchase of an object.

The Woodlands Business October 2017 The Woodlands Business October 2017

DISTRICT AMBASSADORS RECOGNIZED BY CONROE ISD BOARD
The Conroe Independent School District Board of Trustees gave special recognition to outstanding employees in the district support departments at the July meeting.
The Trustees present Ambassador Awards to individuals …

Diet and Physical Activity: What’s the Cancer Connection? Diet and Physical Activity: What’s the Cancer Connection?

Learn How To Lower Your Risk Of Developing This Disease
Breast Cancer Awareness Month begins in October. While cancer is a complex group of diseases with many possible causes – such as smoking, sun exposure, viruses, …

Around Town October 2017 Around Town October 2017

DEAN BASS OF SPIRIT OF TEXAS BANK RECEIVES NATIONAL HISTORY AWARD
Janisue Rigel, a National Chair for the National Society United States Daughters of 1812, recently presented the prestigious National Society United States Daughters of 1812 …

HISTORICAL – Sam Houston: The Vision of Danville HISTORICAL – Sam Houston: The Vision of Danville

In 1858 Texas was awash in unrest. Talk of Civil War abounded, while Indian Wars in the north along the Red River mirrored Mexican Civil War-induced conflict along the Rio Grande to the south. In …

Walls Gone Wild Walls Gone Wild

High-Impact Wallpaper Trends
By Cheryl Alexander
From floral to fauna, from bold to demure, from tropical to traditional, this season wallpapers are wild with prints, textures and colors. Whether your home makeover involves an entire room or …

Book Reviews October 2017 Book Reviews October 2017

THE POWER OF EIGHT
Discover how to tap into your extraordinary human capacity for connection and healing, using astonishing new findings about the miraculous power of group intention and its boomerang effect, in The Power of …