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Fort Bend Habitat for Humanity to Hold Inaugural Fundraiser Fort Bend Habitat for Humanity to Hold Inaugural Fundraiser

“Blueprints, Boots and BBQ” gala set for March 8 at Quail Valley Country Club
By Judy Latta
In Fort Bend County, more than 6 percent of residents are impoverished, according to U.S. Census Bureau data. Richmond has …

Born an Artist Born an Artist

Houstonian Cindi Rose is on the cutting edge of silhouette artistry
Text and photos by Mara Soloway
You’re either born an artist or not.” Renowned silhouette artist and native Houstonian Cindi Harwood Rose knew that she was …

Happenings February 2018 Happenings February 2018

SUBURBAN SUGAR LAND WOMEN SERVICE PROGRAMS, FEBRUARY AND MARCH
Suburban Sugar Land Women (SSLW) and Partners perform six caring and cutting-edge programs monthly: Seniors Enrichment, Families Outreach, Infants – Young Adults Development, Scholarships and Support, Community Partnerships …

MEMORABLE WEDDINGS –
Jacklyn & Tyler
MEMORABLE WEDDINGS – </br> Jacklyn & Tyler

Text by Melanie Saxton  Photos by Alicia Pyne of Mustard Seed Photography
Jacklyn Wilken and Tyler Hendrickson met as college freshmen and became friends in a Petroleum Engineering 101 class. By the second semester they were …

Scene in the Bend: Cari Middaugh
February 2018
Scene in the Bend: Cari Middaugh <br>February 2018</br>

Thank you Cari…for four great years of being our social editor. We wish you the very best and will miss you!

Fashion – What’s in Stores Now –
February 2018
Fashion – What’s in Stores Now – </br> February 2018</br>

 
Konstantino – The Faceted Doublet Wire Earrings in intricately carved sterling silver and 18-karat yellow gold floral detailing.  neimanmarcus.com

To My Valentine February 2018 To My Valentine February 2018

HUTTON’S  JEWELRY & GIFTS
If you were fortunate enough to be born in February, you can count yourself into the company of nobility. Amethyst, your birthstone, is a beautiful purple royal color.  Amethyst was once valued …

Arts & Antiques by Dr. Lori – Trends in Wine Glass Collecting Arts & Antiques by Dr. Lori – Trends in Wine Glass Collecting

Dr. Lori Verderame is an antiques appraiser, internationally syndicated columnist, author, and award-winning TV personality who stars on History Channel’s The Curse of Oak Island and Discovery’s Auction Kings. With a Ph.D. from Penn State …

Business in Fort Bend February 2018 Business in Fort Bend February 2018

OAKBEND MEDICAL CENTER NAMES PHYSICIAN OF THE YEAR
Dr. Sarfraz Aly has been named OakBend Medical Center’s 2017 Physician of the Year. The presentation was made at the annual physician party held in t he home …

Treating Obesity as a Disease Treating Obesity as a Disease

A roadmap to losing weight and keeping it off
According to guidelines released by the American Heart As­sociation, American College of Cardiology and The Obesity Society, doctors should consider obesity a disease and more actively treat …

Periodontal Disease Periodontal Disease

Steps to prevent it from forming and progressing
Periodontal plastic surgery is de­signed to restore form and function to the gum tissue, periodontal ligament, and the bone that supports your teeth or an individual tooth. The …

Around The Bend February 2018 Around The Bend February 2018

SUBURBAN SUGAR LAND WOMEN: REVIEWING A YEAR OF SERVICE
Suburban Sugar Land Women (SSLW) and Partners is celebrating 29 years of commitment to design, implement, and maintain service projects for the community’s infants, children, youth, adults …

Historically Fort Bend: Valentine Greetings Historically Fort Bend: Valentine Greetings

By the end of the 19th century, valentines were very popular. Whether handmade or purchased, Valentine cards were sent in the hundreds of thousands, especially after the modern postal service was developed. Many had elaborate …

Discoveries February 2018 Discoveries February 2018

 
Brass Ram: This decorative accessory has a rustic appearance and fits most any décor.

Inventive and Imaginative, Ultra Violet Lights our Color Path Inventive and Imaginative, Ultra Violet Lights our Color Path

Ultra Violet 18-3838 is the Pantone® Color of the Year 2018
Pantone has made its yearly pronouncement: the dramatically provocative and thoughtful purple shade, Pantone 18-3838 Ultra Violet, is the Color of the Year 2018. According …

Get the Look of Reclaimed Wood Flooring Get the Look of Reclaimed Wood Flooring

Real and fabricated materials can give your home this vintage look
Watch any remodeling program on the home improvement networks and you’ll see flooring with a lived-in look being placed in new and remodeled homes. Everything …

Warm Up With Comfort Foods Warm Up With Comfort Foods

COZY UP TO COMFORT FOODS
Creating a comfort food masterpiece like Roasted Sonoma Chicken with Wild Rice and Carrot Butter is a no-brainer when hunger hits along with chilly winter air. The dish’s warm, captivating spices …

Fort Bend & Sugar Land Schools,
Sports, and Students February 2018
Fort Bend & Sugar Land Schools, <br>Sports, and Students February 2018</br>

“CO-TEACHING” WORKS AT COLONY MEADOWS ELEMENTARY
“Co-teaching” is trending as one of the fastest growing teaching practices. With benefits of lower student-teacher ratio opportunities, stronger and more creative lessons and a modeling opportunity for peer-to-peer interaction, …

Wine: New Year, New Shopping List Wine:  New Year, New Shopping List

Great values in all price ranges
Here are some great values in their respective price ranges to search out and purchase in 2018!
Rosé and Sparkling Wines

Jaume Serra Cristalino Brut Cava (Spain) non-vintage — Surprisingly delightful! $9
Bervini …

The Spirit That Moves Him The Spirit That Moves Him

Tyler Thompson’s Musical Gift Takes Him To All-State Jazz Band
By Mara Soloway
When you meet Tyler Thompson, don’t tell him that he’s “such a good drummer for a young person.” He’s such a good drummer because …

Book Reviews February 2018 Book Reviews February 2018

Texas Modern
Texas Modern gives readers an up-close look into the Lone Star State’s innovative contemporary architecture and design scenes by showcasing a stunning range of modern homes. Set out with beautiful full-color photography and laden …

Buick LaCrosse and Ford EcoSport Buick LaCrosse and Ford EcoSport

By Kelly Foss
mycardata.com
Buick LaCrosse | STARTING PRICE: $29,595
The LaCrosse is a midsize luxury sedan made by General Motors’ Buick brand. The vehicle is upscale, quiet and smooth, possessing many advanced technologies. The 2018 models showcase …

All About Family – ASID designers All About Family – ASID designers

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