Winning Wines Winning Wines

By Denman Moody
theadvancedoenophile.com
Sparkling:
J Vineyards and Winery Vintage Brut Russian River Valley 2005 — A step up from most sparklers from California, this beauty, with tiny, persistent bubbles, is crafted by talented winemaker Melissa Stackhouse. “…luscious …

Scion FR-S • GMC Terrain X Scion FR-S • GMC Terrain X

According to Scion, the FR-S is a true purpose-built sports car. That means it needs to be small, light, nimble, rear- wheel-driven and have an efficient and powerful engine.

The GMC Terrain is specifically designed to meet the demands of customers looking for a well-built compact SUV utility.

– The Woodlands People & Places – The Woodlands People & Places

 
Articles about people and places in The Woodlands!

ACADIAN – Style in a Suburban Dream home ACADIAN – Style in a Suburban Dream home

Like many young couples with growing families, Kirk and Christina Tholen realized that their garden home in Rice Military was simply not going to be big enough. Kirk shares, “With our son, Connor, a toddler, …

Happenings in the Woodlands Feb 2013 Happenings in the Woodlands  Feb 2013

TOMBALL PREGNANCY CENTER BANQUET FOR LIFE
FEB. 16
The third annual Tomball Pregnancy Center Banquet for Life will be held Feb. 16, 6-8 p.m. at Shirley Acres, 217 Woerner Road in Houston. Pam Tebow, mother of Heisman …

Woodlands People and Events with Missy Herndon Feb 2013 Woodlands People and Events with Missy Herndon Feb 2013

With February’s arrival comes one the largest and most premier events of our area, The Montgomery County Heart Ball themed “Fifty Shades of Red.” This year’s event will take place on Saturday, Feb. 16 at …

Arts & Antiques by Dr. Lori Feb 2013 Arts & Antiques by Dr. Lori Feb 2013

“Dr. Lori will be featured on the season premiere of Auction Kings airing Thursday, Feb. 21 at 8 p.m. CT.”

Have you ever spent a Saturday morning going to yard sales? The signs are all around you, but you don’t want to drive around aimlessly or waste money buying junk. Here are some tips for making the most of your yard sale shopping spree.

Woodlands Schools, Sports, Students Feb 2013 Woodlands Schools, Sports, Students Feb 2013

MCCULLOUGH JH STUDENT IS PUBLISHED AUTHOR. Martina Castellos, an eighth-grader at McCullough Junior High, discovered her passion for writing at the age of 7. Recently, Martina presented Dr. Don Stockton, superintendent of schools, with an …

MEMORABLE WEDDINGS
Monica & Stephen
MEMORABLE WEDDINGS  </br>Monica & Stephen

Monica Stout and Stephen Myers had a very modern, “online” start to their relationship. What followed was a first date, courtship, surprise proposal (with a twist), engagement, and traditional wedding ceremony that reflected the formal …

A Chat with Page Parkes A Chat with Page Parkes

She left her hometown for Europe to earn her bachelor’s degree. “I studied design at American College London,” says the owner of a renowned talent agency and modeling school with locations in both Houston and …

LOVE Struck LOVE Struck

Well-known sweethearts share their unusual love stories

Dan Pastorini and Pam Morse
TACKLING HIS HEART
“We support each other in every way, good or bad, and I thank the Lord each day for putting her in my life.”
Dan …

“Great Times” Continue to Spur a Woodlands Legend “Great Times” Continue to Spur a Woodlands Legend

By Mike Mead
The Woodlands community affords the golfing enthusiast an opportunity to follow local golf professionals as they compete regularly on the PGA or LPGA Tours: Stacy Lewis, Roland Thatcher, Katie Futcher, Bobby Gates, Jhonattan …

Around Town Feb 2013 Around Town Feb 2013

THE WOODLANDS WATCH AND NATIONAL NIGHT OUT PROGRAMS EARN AWARDS. The International Society of Crime Prevention Practitioners recognized The Woodlands Watch, a program of The Woodlands Township, as Community Based Crime Prevention Program of the Year …

Woodlands Business News Feb 2013 Woodlands Business News Feb 2013

‹Bret L. Strong of The Strong Firm P.C. has been selected to join the Mentor Advisory Board for the Professional Mentorship Program at the University of Colorado’s Leeds School of Business in Boulder, Colo.
Strong joins …

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

MY FAVORITE :

• Dog Fetches Cat
• Cherry Chocolate Kiss
• Knitted Heart

Get Heart Healthy in 2013 Get Heart Healthy in 2013

An increasing number of Amer­icans are searching online for health tips. The American Heart Association’s website shares a wealth of life-changing topics. See mylifecheck.heart.org for their “Life’s Simple 7” campaign. It shows that anyone can …

GIFTS OF LOVE GIFTS OF LOVE

Personal Attention For Your Valentine Shopping
FISCHER & ANISTON
Fischer & Aniston Boutique is the hottest, contemporary ladies’ apparel and home decor store in The Woodlands. Not only will you find the perfect dress or latest pair …

Sustainable Splendor on Mexico’s Rivera Maya Sustainable Splendor on Mexico’s Rivera Maya

By Cheryl Alexander
Mention the Mexican Riviera and images of the decadence, partying and over-consumption of Cancun may be conjured in the minds of many who have traveled there. But there’s a new resort destination in …

Discoveries Feb 2013 Discoveries Feb 2013

BERNARD CHESS PIECES
The set of five oversized chess pieces are handcrafted of a sheesham wood in a natural finish. The set makes a perfect “scholarly” accent to a den, office or library. Pieces range in …

Share Sweets from the Heart this Valentine’s Day Share Sweets from the Heart this Valentine’s Day

What better way to show love and affection on Valentine’s Day than by sharing a delicious gift made from the heart? A sweet treat is the perfect way to say “I love you” to the …

Fashion Feb 2013 Fashion Feb 2013

FENDI BAGUETTE
Red parchment goatskin Baguette. Available at Neiman Marcus.
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PRADA_PLATFORM
Laced Zip-Back Platform Bootie neimanmarcus.com
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JACQUIE AICHE
Stunning handcrafted jewelry in 18 and 14 karat gold and sterling silver blending precious and semi-precious gemstones. 14k Waifs sold separately. jacquieaiche.com
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PRADA …

“Emerald” is 2013’s Color of the Year “Emerald” is 2013’s Color of the Year

Pantone LLC, the global authority on color and provider of professional color standards for the design industries, announced its Color of the Year for 2013: PANTONE® 17-5641 Emerald, a lively, radiant, lush green.
The 2012 Color …

Book Reviews Feb 2013 Book Reviews Feb 2013

BETTER FOOD FOR DOGS
Written by a veterinarian and dog experts, Better Food for Dogs, is filled with expert and advice on understanding your dog’s nutritional needs and building the framework for optimum health. More than …

DINNER OF THE DECADE PART II; Fabulous Dishes, Perfect Wine Pairings DINNER OF THE DECADE PART II; Fabulous Dishes, Perfect Wine Pairings

By Denman Moody
theadvancedoenophile.com
Last month, I discussed the $5,000 per couple dinner for the Sheriff’s Foundation held at the home of Deana and Larry Blackburn on Sept. 29, 2012. The lineup of chefs — probably unrivaled …