Americans Spend More Than $15 Billion on Aesthetic Procedures for First Time Ever Americans Spend More Than $15 Billion on Aesthetic Procedures for First Time Ever

Record-Breaking Figures Tied To Broad Array Of Procedural Offerings, Healthy Economy And Competitive Workforce
The American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS) reports that Americans spent more than $15 billion on combined surgical and nonsurgical aesthetic …

Around Town July 2017 Around Town July 2017

DRT, JUDGE NATHANIEL HART DAVIS CHAPTER, HONOR 4TH GRADE ESSAY CONTEST WINNER
Jillian Spackey , a student at Galatas Elemen­tary in The Woodlands, is the fourth-grade Essay Contest Winner for the Daughters of the Republic of …

Discoveries July 2017 Discoveries July 2017

LARGE BRONZE BETTY PENDANT
With a contemporary silhouette and bronze finish, this chandelier is a stunning addition to your dining room or kitchen island. Features 14 lights encased in glass bulbs and hangs 8 feet from …

HISTORICAL – Original Montgomery County: Focal Point of Texas History HISTORICAL – Original Montgomery County: Focal Point of Texas History

On Dec. 14, 1837, Montgomery County became the third county established under the authority of the Republic of Texas, 1836-45. Later, between 1846 and 1873, the county yielded territory to the formation of all or …

Beauty and Function Meet in Winning Kitchen Designs Beauty and Function Meet in Winning Kitchen Designs

Annual NKBA Competition Honors Outstanding Professional Designers
More than 20 individuals were honored across six main kitchen and bath categories and six specialty categories in the 2017 NKBA Design Competitions. Entries were judged based on the …

Book Reviews July 2017 Book Reviews July 2017

THE LOW-FODMAP SOLUTION
FODMAPs – Fermentable Oligosaccharides, Disaccharides, Monosaccharides and Polyols – are all carbohydrates that are poorly digested in the intestine, which in turn causes IBS. In The Low-FODMOP Solution, Cinzia Cuneo provides a diet …

The Art of the Outdoors The Art of the Outdoors

Create Elegant Ambiance With Water, Fire, Sculpture And Lighting
By Merry Wise
Adding art to your outdoor space can take your home to a whole new level of elegance. Consider adding the elements of water and …

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

POWERLIFTERS HONORED BY CISD BOARD OF TRUSTEES
The Conroe Independent School District Board of Trustees gave special recognition to two 2017 Division I Boys’ Powerlifting State Champions at their meeting on Tuesday, April 18.
Conroe High School …

Excellent Values from Recent Tastings Excellent Values from Recent Tastings

By Denman Moody
 

A New List For A Memorable Shopping Spree
WHITE WINES:

Ferdu Bianco Veronese IGT 2013 — 100% Garganega. A great value, these grapes are hand-picked and dried for 40 days to reduce water and …

Chrysler Pacifica and Nissan Rogue Sport Chrysler Pacifica and Nissan Rogue Sport

Chrysler Pacifica | Starting price: $29,000
By Kelly Foss mycardata.com
Minivan sales tend to be quite steady over the years due in part to several specific capabilities that some families need and that other vehicles don’t offer. …

A Glamorous Lifestyle Downsized A Glamorous Lifestyle Downsized

The Move From Louisiana’s Bayou Desiard To Texas Marks Life Change
Text by Cheryl Alexander | Photography by Casey Dunn | Construction by Steve Hood, Steve Hood Company | Interiors by Mil Bodron, Bodron + Fruit, Floral design by Todd Events
Typically, life’s most …

“Paw-terest” – Your Pet Photos! “Paw-terest” – Your Pet Photos!

Our favorite purr-fect pet photos from readers.

Hannah Hlopak is Riding High Hannah Hlopak is Riding High

A Native Of The Woodlands Earns Equestrian Titles As A College Sophomore
By Melanie Saxton
It all began at a Galatas Springetti Ele­mentary School fundraiser. First- grader Hannah Hlopak won a free month of riding lessons at …

How to Put the Brakes on Pet Car Sickness How to Put the Brakes on Pet Car Sickness

Remedies For Dogs Who Travel
Many of us may be planning on hitting the road with our pooches for a little summer fun. However, for some four-legged family members, road trips can mean upset tummies.
Queasiness in …

Texas Music Festival Takes Place June 10-July 1 Texas Music Festival Takes Place June 10-July 1

Winner Of Young Artist Competition Will Perform At Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion Friday, June 23
The 28th Annual Immanuel and Helen Olshan Texas Music Festival (TMF) is set to enrapture audiences on four consecutive Saturday nights …

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

Annual Event Benefits The Woodlands Family YMCA’s Local Programs
The Woodlands Family YMCA has announced that more than $75,000 was raised at the annual YMCA Dancing with The Woodlands Stars held at The Woodlands Waterway …

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

RIVA ROW AND LAKES EDGE BOAT HOUSES NOW OPEN
Summer has officially kicked off on Lake Woodlands with extended hours for rentals at Riva Row Boat House and Lakes Edge Boat House. Summer hours are 9 …

MEMORABLE WEDDINGS –
Stephy and Bryan
MEMORABLE WEDDINGS – </br> Stephy and Bryan

Text by Melanie Saxton | Photos by Shyann Rash with Shy Laurel Photograph
Stephy Leung and Brian Merck met their junior year of high school at a Katy versus Cinco Ranch high school football game. Stephy …

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

SUMMER TIME!!!!! I look forward to the kids getting out of school and for schedules to become a little less hectic. Wine and Food Week jump-starts June with all the fun activities it brings to our area.