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 …

Shapes of Summer Shapes of Summer

Mad for Murfee
From Lilly Pulitzer, the Murfee scarf will add a splash of color to any
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Relax, Reconnect, Get Away Cypress Bend offers breathtaking views, open water and resort amenities Relax, Reconnect,  Get Away  Cypress Bend offers breathtaking views, open water and resort amenities

Cypress Bend, Louisiana’s premier destination re­sort, is nestled cozily amid 600 acres of hardwood forest adjacent to magnificent Toledo Bend Lake. The fabulous retreat, located just three hours from Houston, features a nationally-recognized championship golf …

Flooring Enhances the Decor and Character of a Home Flooring Enhances the Decor and Character of a Home

Wood and wood look-alikes go with any style
Wood floors give a house a warm and cozy feel that just can’t be duplicated by vinyl or even carpet. Or can it? For many, a laminate floor …

PSA Remains Important Tool for Fighting Cancer Leading funder of prostate cancer research calls for thorough discussion of options with patients and more funding for discovering better biomarkers PSA Remains Important Tool for Fighting Cancer Leading funder of prostate cancer research calls for thorough discussion  of options with patients and more funding for discovering better biomarkers

The Prostate Cancer Foundation reiterated its position that PSA screening Responding to continued debate over PSA screening, the Prostate Cancer foundation reiterated its position that PSA screening remains a valuable tool, in combination with other …

From Addict at 10 to Millionaire at 35 Author tells story of drugs, despair and hope From Addict at 10 to Millionaire at 35 Author tells story of drugs, despair and hope

“When I am focused on helping someone else, I am living in the moment, and all of the fear, guilt, sadness and anxiety of yesterday and tomorrow vanishes. In the process of helping someone else, …

Lifelong Softball Teammates Continue Tradition at College UHV choice of three Missouri City students Lifelong Softball Teammates Continue Tradition at College UHV choice of three Missouri City students

Three lifelong teammates from Missouri City will stay together as they play for the University of Houston-Victoria Jaguars softball team in the fall.
It all started when second baseman Tara Williams was recruited by UHV assistant …

Sienna Branch Library Opens Olympic champion Mark Lopez speaks at ceremony Sienna Branch Library Opens Olympic champion Mark Lopez speaks at ceremony

The grand opening ceremony of Fort Bend County Libraries’ Sienna Branch Library took place on April 24 at the new library, located at 8411 Sienna Springs Blvd. in Missouri City. The library is a joint …

Fort Bend & Sugar Land Schools, Sports, and Students : June 2010 Fort Bend & Sugar Land Schools, Sports, and Students : June 2010

Fort Bend Students Reach Top at 2010 Texas State Science Fair – Receiving outstanding recognition and category awards at the Science Engineering Fair of Houston, 15 Fort Bend students advanced to the 2010 ExxonMobil Texas …

Fort Bend ISD’s Junior Student Leadership Program Seminars focus on business and medical communities Fort Bend ISD’s Junior Student Leadership Program  Seminars focus on business  and medical communities

Leadership in the business and medical communities was the focus of the most recent day-long seminars offered to Fort Bend ISD’s Junior Student Leadership Program participants. The seminars are held to introduce leadership students to …

Rachel Fox, FBBA Softball Superstar Makes Pitch: Credits Parents, Praises Younger Sister Rachel Fox, FBBA Softball Superstar Makes Pitch:  Credits Parents, Praises Younger Sister

Rachel Fox is a talented pitcher who has made a name for herself in the Texas softball world. Last year, she was named Gatorade Texas Softball Player of the Year. Now a senior, Rachel finishes …