Hats Off to Marcella Mayeur Hats Off to Marcella Mayeur

The Spirit of Joy Lutheran Church event for area “young ladies”

With daisies and good manners all around, it was “Tea Party Time” as 45 beautiful young …

Taking Off the Tiara Taking Off the Tiara

Getting real with Houston celebrity and reality TV star Erica Rose
By Cheryl Alexander
Some folks have known her all of her life as the daughter of Dr. Franklin and Cindy Rose. Some have known her since …

“Bonnet Belles” Tea Party “Bonnet Belles” Tea Party

The Spirit of Joy Lutheran Church event for area “young ladies”

With daisies and good manners all around, it was “Tea Party Time” as 45 beautiful young …

Around Town May 2102 Around Town May 2102

YOUNG TEXAS ARTISTS MUSIC COMPETITION WINNERS ANNOUNCED. The 28th Annual Young Texas Artists Music Competition filled the Crighton Theatre with fans and patrons who came to see eight talented finalists perform at the Entergy Finalists’ …

Woodlands Business News May 2012 Woodlands Business News May 2012

‹Alan Bush, principal of Bush Law Firm, P.C., was selected as a 2012 Super Lawyers “Rising Star” for representing management in employment disputes. Super Lawyers is a prestigious national service that recognizes outstanding lawyers who …


By Char Schneider
Where can I buy my fabric and craft supplies?” This question would definitely have been asked by any of the early residents of The Woodlands who liked to sew, knit, crochet, or do …

Cancer Care for Young Adults Cancer Care for Young Adults

Dealing with a diagnosis and feeling “I’m too young for this!”
By Judy Latta
Our 20s and 30s are supposed to be the prime of our lives. We have outgrown the frailties and dependence of our early …

New Sight for Sore Eyes New Sight for Sore Eyes

Improve your vision with eye surgery options
By Elizabeth Anthony
Good vision is one of the most important assets we have as we go throughout our daily tasks. Every day we experience the world through our …

Thankful Mom-ments Thankful Mom-ments

A Special Treat For Mom
Frost Bake Shoppe prides itself on baking fresh gourmet cupcakes, cookies, brownies and gluten-free treats throughout the day. They bake small batches and  use the freshest ingredients available. Foodies …

The Woodlands Resort: Where you’ll never hear, “Are we there yet?” The Woodlands Resort: Where you’ll never hear, “Are we there yet?”

Close your eyes. Now imagine yourself basking in the sun while palm trees sway in the cool breeze overhead — your favorite magazine in one hand and a frozen margarita with fresh squeezed lime in …

Discoveries May 2012 Discoveries May 2012

Pig Butter Dish
A very happy and satisfied pig, this detailed farm yard friend will bring cheer to your table while keeping your butter fresh and cool. The figural pewter lid rests upon a porcelain butter …


Are you hungry for a sweet treat but don’t have the time or energy to create something from scratch?
These no-fuss dessert recipes are sure to delight. Start with convenient ingredients, such as Sara Lee Pound …

A Savory Springtime Brunch A Savory Springtime Brunch

Warm breezes, blooming flowers, pretty pastels — when spring is in the air, there’s plenty of reason to celebrate. It’s the perfect time to bring family and friends together for a welcoming brunch.
When planning your …

Fashion May 2012 Fashion May 2012

Tobacco Crochet Raffia with 10.5 detachable chain.
Fast becoming the latest on-trend collection to fuse brilliant, high-gloss enamels together with gemstones and precious metals.
Carelle is known for their use of colored gemstones and 18k …

Houston Home Trends Houston Home Trends

Family and friends can gather around this extended granite island. New decorating trends include the pendant lights and the glass front cabinets, which are standard features in this series of homes.
How local builders are accommodating …

What’s trending in the world of interior design? What’s trending in the world of interior design?

Design tips and trends will take the fear out of updating your space

Book Reviews May 2012 Book Reviews May 2012

The inspiration behind The Vegetarian Kitchen Table Cookbook was Igor Brotto and Olivier Guiriec’s desire to share both classic and internationally inspired dishes that will appeal to everyone — vegetarian or …

Wine – Favorite Current Releases Wine – Favorite Current Releases

By Denman Moody
Sparkling Wine:
Handley Brut Rosé Anderson Valley 2006—One of the unsung heroes of the sparkling wines of California. Made in the same area as Roederer Estate, this is a perennial winner. Grapes for this …

Buick Verano & Volkswagen Passat Buick Verano & Volkswagen Passat

by Kelly Foss
Buick has filled the vehicle with purposeful technology. This includes touch screen navigation, Bluetooth phone and audio connectivity, …..

Though the Passat is substantial, it somehow manages to maintain its lithe supple road manners and responsiveness. Part of the joy of owning a VW is how it drives and handles.

Tailored Warmth Tailored Warmth

On a corner lot in The Woodlands, not far from the hustle and bustle of Market Street, is a house that’s very comfortable in its skin. A lot of thought went into its design and …