MEMORABLE WEDDINGS – Truly Moore and Patrick Kane MEMORABLE WEDDINGS – Truly Moore and Patrick Kane

Text by Melanie Saxton Photos by Donatella Barbera and Damiano Salvadori
The Tuscan countryside became a perfect wedding destination for Truly Moore and Patrick Kane, who had already shared international adventures throughout their courtship and engagement.
Truly …

Scene in the Woodlands, Whitney Montgomery December 2016 Scene in the Woodlands, Whitney Montgomery December 2016

It’s been one year since I began this journey as your social editor of The Woodlands Lifestyles & Homes magazine. I just want to say – Thank you! Thank you from the bottom of my heart for letting me be a part of something so honorable. The events I have attended, the people I have met, and the graciousness I have witnessed have been nothing short of pure, genuine beauty. I am blessed to be a part of this community and I cannot wait to see what is in store for 2017.

Around Town December 2016 Around Town December 2016

MARKET STREET NAMES TWO-YEAR-OLD NEAR-DROWNING VICITM AS 2016 LIGHTING LUMINARY
Two-year-old Dominic Larkin of The Woodlands was selected to light up Market Street and its 70-foot Christmas tree as part of the “Market Street in Lights” …

Fashion – What’s in Stores Now – December 2016 Fashion –  What’s in Stores Now – December 2016

Dolce & Gabbana- Dolce Box Maiolica-Print Calfskin Satchel Bag With Floral Studs.
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A Celebration of Individuality A Celebration of Individuality

The Rise Of White And Off-White Shades In Home Interiors
The first step many homeowners consider when designing a room is the color palette, and often times, they opt for hues that highlight their own distinct …

Arts & Antiques by Dr. Lori – Objects That Have Sentimental Value to You Arts & Antiques by Dr. Lori – Objects That Have Sentimental Value to You

Jewelry pictures can be made with damaged pieces of costume jewelry by sewing or gluing the broken pieces onto a piece of velvet, felt or other fabrics.

Lip Implants Gaining Popularity Lip Implants Gaining Popularity

Millions More Use Injections To Get The Perfect Pucker
A record number of patients underwent lip augmentation procedures in 2015, making them the second-fastest growing facial procedure in the United States since 2000. Only dermabrasion procedures …

the Editor’s Picks … Linda Anderson, editor & publisher December 2016 the Editor’s Picks … Linda Anderson, editor & publisher December 2016

-Wild Foxes Jump on Trampoline
-Christmas Tree Vegetable Platter
-Melted Snowman Cookies

Strains, Sprains and the Return of School Sports Strains, Sprains and the Return of School Sports

Memorial Hermann Health System Offers Some Prevention Tips
School sports have kicked into high gear, and that means physicians may be seeing more sports-related injuries.
“Because children’s bodies are still growing and changing, we often see different …

Holiday Gift Guide, December 2016 Holiday Gift Guide, December 2016

Planet Lincoln
Planet Lincoln is excited to offer this Holiday Special. Come out to test drive a brand new MKX or MKC. They are excited to offer a special holiday pricing for leases on these two …

HISTORICAL – Mostyn-Tillis Prairie HISTORICAL – Mostyn-Tillis Prairie

Just west of The Woodlands on FM 1488 is a subdivision called Mostyn Manor Estates. This is not a name the developer made up – it belongs to a ranching family on whose land it …

Woodlands Schools, Sports, Students
December 2016
Woodlands Schools, Sports, Students <br />December 2016

CISD STUDENTS CELEBRATE FINE ARTS EDUCATION DAY AT THE PAVILION
Over 5,100 Conroe ISD students from across 34 campuses participated in Fine Arts Education Day on Oct. 6 at The Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion.
Fine Arts Education …

Discoveries December 2016 Discoveries December 2016

RIDE INTO THE HOLIDAYS WITH VESPA (RED)®
The brand new (VESPA)RED is now helping to drive the end of AIDS. Available in the U.S. starting December 1, 2016 and globally in 2017. Order though certified …

The Woodlands Business December 2016 The Woodlands Business December 2016

WOODFOREST ADDS SOUTHERN CHARMERS TO AVAILABLE HOME DESIGNS
Gracepoint Homes is debuting a new style of home designs in Woodforest, adding to the array of architectural styles found in the South Montgomery County community.
The homes will …

Ten Easy Design Tips With A Big Impact Ten Easy Design Tips With A Big Impact

Transform Your Home Without Spending A Fortune
The change of seasons to fall and eventually winter is a great time to give your home a face lift. Ready to make some changes, but don’t want to …

Book Reviews December 2016 Book Reviews December 2016

GET CROSS FOR THE HOLIDAYS
Keeping calm for the holidays just got a little easier with the release of The New York Times Keep Merry and Crossword On. St. Martin’s Press, home to the classic New …

Recent Tastings with Folio Partners
and Others
Recent Tastings with Folio Partners <br />and Others

All Listed Wines Highly Recommended
Folio Partners, founded in 2004 by the Michael Mondavi family, is an im­porter of premium wines from family winemakers who share their passion for making great wines (plus their own wines). …

Buick Envision and BMW 3-Series Buick Envision and BMW 3-Series

The Buick Envision is an all-new luxury compact crossover.

The BMW 3-Series includes the 320i, the 328d diesel, the 330i and the most powerful 340i in both 4-door sedan and sport wagon models.

A Texas Farmhouse A Texas Farmhouse

Modern city dwelling honors tradition

Luthier Jim Hewett Crafts Wood into Music Luthier Jim Hewett Crafts Wood into Music

Text by Cheryl Alexander | Photos by Argenio Garza Jr.
When Art, Science and Spirit Become Music
Rosewood, ebony, walnut, mahogany and maple. Mother-of-pearl, ivory, abalone and laquer. Bookmatching, strutting, necks, fingerboards, bridges and saddles.
Such is the …

Connoisseurs for Charity Event Raises $500,000 for Children’s Safe Harbor Connoisseurs for Charity Event Raises $500,000 for Children’s Safe Harbor

Celebrity chefs partnered with Woodforest Charitable Foundation to present culinary extravaganza that also benefited 11 charities
Photography by Ted Washington
It was an evening of epicurean delights as five celebrity chefs partnered with Woodforest Charitable Foundation to …

Greater Houston Builders Association Advocates for its Professional Membership Greater Houston Builders Association Advocates for its Professional Membership

CEO Casey Morgan Brings Her Government Affairs Experience To Her Leadership Role
By Mara Soloway
Even when the national economy is slow, the Houston area economy generally stays robust. Housing is one indicator that reflects how good …

Happenings in The Woodlands November 2016 Happenings in The Woodlands November 2016

Registration Open For 2016 Takeaway Tourettes Charity Golf Tournament, Nov. 7
Golfers are preparing to tee off in teal to support the Tourette Association of America —Texas Chapter during the Takeaway Tourettes Charity Golf Tournament Nov. …

Sanctuary for the Senses Sanctuary for the Senses

Banyan Tree Mayakoba Fuses Asian Hospitality With The Magic Of The Riviera Maya
By Noelle Valentine
Imagine a setting with pristine shores, a warm sun and a soft Caribbean breeze where robust species of plant and animal …