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Around the Bend July 2010 Around the Bend July 2010

Missouri City holds Ceremony to Honor Officers.
Missouri City’s annual National Police Week Ceremony was held on May 10 at Public Safety Headquarters to honor officers who have made the ultimate sacrifice to protect residents here …

Fort Bend County Scope July 2010 Fort Bend County Scope July 2010

Thomas Abraham Elected Mayor Pro-Tem
Thomas Abraham, the fourth term councilman for the At-Large Position was elected as Mayor Pro-Tem for the city of Sugar Land on May 1, during the council meeting. Mayor Jimmy Thompson …

Business in Fort Bend July 2010 Business in Fort Bend July 2010

Memorial Hermann Sugar Land Hospital honored its top physicians during a celebration of National Doctors Day at the Houston Museum of Natural Science at Sugar Land. Recognizing the importance of family members, the hospital opened …

Swimwear In The Last Century Swimwear In The Last Century

Modesty was the name of the game. In the mid-19th century it was unseemly to show bare skin in public. Bathing suits for ladies were ankle length dresses with bloomers underneath, often made of wool. …

Summer Hues Summer Hues

Fresh Flowers
Glacee Luxe Handbag from Tous and much more!

Easy Elegance Roses, Easy to grow and guaranteed for 2 years Easy Elegance Roses, Easy to grow and guaranteed for 2 years

A tour of the 2010 Easy Elegance® Rose garden showcases these popular, easy-growing roses in all colors and sizes. Zone 9-hardy plants are available at better garden centers across the area. One new variety adaptable …

Discoveries Jul 2010 Discoveries Jul 2010

Blue Outdoor Plates in Two Sizes
The pattern of the 8-inch x 8-inch salad plates can be paired with the color coordinated pattern of the 10-inch x 10-inch dinner plates. The pieces are color coordinated, but …

When Too Much Is Too Much When Too Much Is Too Much

Breast reduction may be the solution you are looking for …
While many women elect to have the size of their breasts enhanced, there are just as many who feel that too much is too much. Breast …

2010 NKBA Bathroom Design Competition 2010 NKBA Bathroom Design Competition

Trends: What homeowners want in their bath and powder rooms
The number one feature that modern homeowners are requesting when buying or remodeling a home is concealed kitchens, according to the National Kitchen and Bath Association. …

Dazzling Windows – New trends in window shades Dazzling Windows – New trends in window shades

One of the simplest—and most inexpensive—ways to refresh a room’s décor is to update the window treatment. After all, when we enter a room for the first time, our eyes are naturally drawn to the …

√ Greater Fort Bend Economic Development Council √ Greater Fort Bend Economic Development Council

“The basis for a strong housing market is housing supply and demand in relative balance and strong job growth. If you look at the most recent housing numbers in HAR (Houston Association of Realtors), all …

Book Reviews Jul 2010 Book Reviews Jul 2010

Front Yard Gardens
Front Yard Gardens: Growing More Than Grass, Second Edition is an inspiring treasure-trove of ideas to start and grow a fabulous front yard. Author Liz Primeau explores the history of lawn and our …

Mexico Made Easy – Cabo San Lucas Mexico Made Easy – Cabo San Lucas

AllAboutCabo.com and Cabo San Lucas Villas take the guess work out of your getaway!
If a trip to Cabo San Lucas is in your future, your first stop should be the online travel magazine, AllAboutCabo.com. It’s the …

Decant It and Let It “Breathe”? The facts might surprise you Decant It and Let It “Breathe”? The facts might surprise you

In May 1977, my late friend Alexis Bespaloff published “A Corking New Wine Theory” in New York Magazine. In blind tastings with Robert Mondavi, Paul Draper of Ridge Winery, Alexis Lichine of Bordeaux Chateau Prieuré-Lichine, …

Mini Cooper & Honda Crosstour Mini Cooper & Honda Crosstour

MINI
When the British Mini car company was purchased by BMW, the car received the full Teutonic engineering treatment. That meant transforming the iconic car from an ultra-light micro vehicle with sliding side windows and 13-inch …

Bear Mountain Bear Mountain

On the sunny southern tip of Vancouver Island sits the historic Cana­dian capital city of Victoria, British Colum­bia, consistently one of Condé Nast Traveler’s most livable places. Truly, the place is fantastic due to its …

∞ Sonhui Chung, O.D., Eye Connection ∞ Sonhui Chung, O.D., Eye Connection

Eye Connection
SONHUI CHUNG, O.D.

Dr. Sonhui Chung has been practicing in the Sugar Land / Missouri City area for 10 years. She is a therapeutic and glaucoma certified optometrist capable of treating and managing most eye …

∞ Texas Spinal Care ∞ Texas Spinal Care

Texas Spinal Care
Dr. James Le
Got pain? Want relief? Dr. James Le with Texas Spinal Care now offers two non-surgical options. By combining MUA (Manipulation under Anesthesia) and Decompression Therapy, Dr. Le is able to help …

∞ Methodist Family Medicine Group ∞ Methodist Family Medicine Group

METHODIST FAMILY MEDICINE GROUP

Family medicine for every family: the doctors of the Methodist Family Medicine Group are dedicated, dynamic, diverse…and now in a new office location. Call 281-275-0800 to schedule an appointment. Same-day appointments are …

A Louisiana State of Mind A Louisiana State of Mind

CREOLE INFLUENCE DEFINES THIS HOME WITH SOUTHERN CHARM
Kelly and Matt Malatesta need look no further than their familiar stomping ground in Louisiana to find inspiration for their home. “I’m pretty much crazy about all things …

Christen Johnson’s ‘Scene in the Bend’ June 2010 Christen Johnson’s ‘Scene in the Bend’ June 2010

Socials, parties, luncheons, and more in Fort Bend and Sugar Land Texas!

Bring on the Birds Simple solutions to turn your backyard into an avian oasis Bring on the Birds Simple solutions to turn your backyard into an avian oasis

Who doesn’t love spring? Flowers bloom, trees bud and bright songbirds return to the area. The renewed resurgence of radiant life may make you want to get in on the action.
But if gardening isn’t your …

2010 Kitchen Design Competition 2010 Kitchen Design Competition

Walk into the 2010 National Kitchen and Bath Association’s Pinnacle of Design Award winning kitchen, and you will think you entered a 19th century farmhouse. But look out the window, and you won’t see a …