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

Happy New Year and Welcome 2014! As I embark on my seventh year as your Social Editor I think back on the many wonderful events I have covered — hundreds of trips to The Woodlands …

Around Town Jan 2014 Around Town Jan 2014

DAR MEMBERS SUPPORT HELPING A HERO. Daughters of the American Revolution members from the Alamo, Heritage Trails, James Tull, Tejas, and Lady Washington chapters were in attendance at the Helping a Hero National Gala held …

Fashion
Winter Wonders Jan 2014
Fashion</br>Winter Wonders Jan 2014

Lanvin
Babylon necklace is made of resin, brass, glass and pewter. lanvin.com

Missoni
From the winter 2013-14 collection. Long dress with cowl neck, sleeveless, multicolored. missoni.com

Miu Miu
Patent leather platform pump in pale pink. miumiu.com

Kate Spade
“Charm” slingback pump in …

Tips for Choosing Interior Paint Colors Tips for Choosing Interior Paint Colors

How To Build Up Your “Color Confidence Quotient”
 
If your CCQ (Color Confidence Quotient!) is modest but you’d like to boost it by learning more about color placement basics, consider the rules of thumb below, from …

Arts & Antiques by Dr. Lori
A Big Mistake on eBay
Arts & Antiques by Dr. Lori</br> A Big Mistake on eBay

Every one of us has at some point found ourselves with an old bottle in our hands — some older than others. I get questions about how to tell a valuable bottle from a cheap one all the time. I wrote this article based on a cautionary tale that I heard recently.

KONA GRILL
Grand Opening
KONA GRILL </br>  Grand Opening

Kona Grill made a grand entrance into The Woodlands on Dec. 14 with an opening to be remembered. More than 150 guests walked past the large glass doors to a festive sight filled with blue …

Patti Smith Enjoys the Best Seat in the House Patti Smith Enjoys the Best Seat in the House

The Woodlands resident is proof that sports can be a beautiful thing
By Tish Williams
Coming up on nearly 20 years in Houston sports broadcasting, Smith has covered them all at one time or another. She …

The Best in Bathroom Design Winners
from the 2013 Kitchen & Bath Industry Show
The Best in Bathroom Design Winners <br>from the 2013 Kitchen & Bath Industry Show

Glass in all its glory — hand-cut, hand-blown and LED-lit — was creatively used by the winning designers in the 2013 Design Comp­etition sponsored by the National Kitchen & Bath Association (NKBA). The category winners …

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

MY FAVORITE :

Funny Cats Choir
Buffalo Chicken Dip
Peanut Butter Cup Icebox Pie

Back When … WHAT A STRANGE NAME Back When … WHAT A STRANGE NAME

By Char Schneider
In Montgomery County there are many strange or unusual names of towns and communities. Some early settlements were named after the founder or someone close to the founder; others were named because of …

For You With Love For You With Love

LUCA & LEONARDO
Open 7 days a week for lunch and dinner, Luca & Leonardo offers choices from seafood, steak, veal, pasta, and pizza to mouthwatering antipasti and dessert. A happening Happy Hour is hosted weekdays …

Beauty IS Skin Deep Beauty IS Skin Deep

Dermal Fillers Offer Similar Benefits To A Facelift Without The Expense And Downtime
By Judy Latta
Mark Twain once said that “wrinkles should merely indicate where smiles have been.” That actually is true in a literal sense, …

Woodlands Schools, Sports, Students Jan 2014 Woodlands Schools, Sports, Students Jan 2014

HIGHLANDERS SEASON MERITS TOP RANKING IN NATION
The Woodlands High School volleyball team had a great season with a State title and a perfect record. The team ended its 45-0 season by claiming the Class 5A …

Discoveries Jan 2014 Discoveries Jan 2014

ROBERT KUO SHAN TABLE LAMP
Rich in history, new in execution: skilled artisans trained in the craft of carving Chinese black marble, Qing Shi to create the Shan Table Lamps by hand.  Stone carvers use centuries-old …

Woodlands Business News Jan 2014 Woodlands Business News Jan 2014

‹Meghan Hunter, D.O.
Family medicine physician Meghan Hunter, D.O., has joined Memorial Hermann Medical Group in Sterling Ridge. Dr. Hunter received her undergraduate degree in biology from Mount St. Mary’s University and her medical degree from …

Peanut Butter Cup Icebox Pie Peanut Butter Cup Icebox Pie

Indulge your New Year with Icebox Pie
Whether needed for an impromptu brunch, a gift-giving occasion or just a snack for the family, delicious baked goods are essential during the holidays. After all, you never know …

Book Reviews Jan 2014 Book Reviews Jan 2014

KITTENHOOD
Kittenhood: Life-size Portraits of Kittens in Their First 12 Weeks by award-winning photographer Sara Beth Ernhart focuses on 25 pure- and mixed-breed kittens during their adorable early weeks. One hundred engaging photographs show all the …

Start the New Year With Great Vino Start the New Year With Great Vino

And don’t save the champagne just for special occasions
By Denman Moody
TheAdvancedOenophile.com
Bubbly:
For many, no  matter what their level of wine knowledge, the sound of a Champagne cork popping engenders surprise, excitement and the expectation of something …

Toyota Tundra / Honda Odyssey Toyota Tundra / Honda Odyssey

Toyota has made its mark and distinguished itself in the truck market is by applying Toyota’s expertise in vehicle reliability to pickup trucks.

Honda’s confidence is well placed as the Odyssey routinely wins minivan comparison tests and customer preference awards.

A French Country Christmas A French Country Christmas

Kappa Kappa Gamma Charitable Foundation Holiday Pilgrimage kicked off the 2012 holiday season with a festive home tour to support local charities. The biennial Pilgrimage Home Tour was held last Nov. 30 through Dec. 2

Merry Manor Merry Manor

For more than two decades, Child Advocates of Fort Bend (CASA) has been showcasing homes lavishly decorated for the holidays in the area’s most beautiful neighborhoods as a way of raising money to support their programs and to offer holiday inspiration to visitors who then take the great ideas back home into their own decor. The 2012 tour

Happenings in the Woodlands Dec 2013 Happenings in the Woodlands Dec 2013

CHILDREN’S CANCER RECOVERY FOUNDATION BEARABLE GIFTS TOY COLLECTION
Join businesses such as The Art Outlet and Simply Inspired to collect toys for Children’s Cancer Recovery Foundation. CCRF’s Bearable Gifts program supplies gifts and toys to more …