Fashion – What’s in Stores Now May 2015 Fashion –  What’s in Stores Now May 2015

MISSONI
The summer 2015 brings airy, vaporous, featherweight forms!
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Business in Fort Bend May 2015 Business in Fort Bend May 2015

FBISD ANNOUNCES NEW PRINCIPAL FOR DRABEK ES,
ASSISTANT PRINCIPAL FOR MCAULIFFE MS
Fort Bend ISD recently named new administrators at both the elementary and middle school level. Wendy Nunez has been selected as the new principal of …

Pretty Papered Walls Pretty Papered Walls

Geometrics, Florals, Metallics and More Breathe New Life Into Your Walls
By Elizabeth Anthony
The ’50s loved florals, the ’60s were bold and stylistic, the ’70s favored fauxs and flocks, the ’80s and ’90s preferred prints and …

Arts & Antiques by Dr. Lori
Fill Your Vacation with Art
Arts & Antiques by Dr. Lori</br> Fill Your Vacation with Art

Museums, Resorts And Cruise Ships Showcase Fine Art

There are many DIY projects and repurposing options when it comes to antiques, but right off the bat, I want to warn you to know the value of your keepsakes, heirlooms, and treasures before your start repurposing.

Managing Stress and Blood Pressure Managing Stress and Blood Pressure

Be Mindful Of These Tips To Lower Your Stress Level
In today’s fast-paced world filled with increasing demands, it’s important to manage your stress level. Some people cope with stress by overeating or eating unhealthy foods, …

The Ultimate Arthritis Diet The Ultimate Arthritis Diet

Mediterranean Staples Fight Pain And Inflammation
By Amy Paturel
One of the most common questions people with any form of arthritis have is, “Is there an arthritis diet?” Or more to the point, “What can I eat …

Around The Bend May 2015 Around The Bend May 2015

YMCA GOLF CLASSIC A BIG SUCCESS FOR AREA YOUTH AND FAMILIES – On March 23, the YMCAs of Fort Bend County, which includes the Fort Bend, Katy and TW Davis YMCAs, held their 9th Annual Spring …

Historically Fort Bend: Randolph Foster Historically Fort Bend: Randolph Foster

Randolph Foster was an early Old 300 Texas pioneer who made his home on his land grant that straddled northwest Fort Bend County and southwest Waller County. Prior to settling in Austin’s Colony he served …

Fort Bend & Sugar Land Schools,
Sports, and Students May 2015
Fort Bend & Sugar Land Schools, </br>Sports, and Students May 2015

CLEMENTS HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS RAISE NEARLY $1,500 FOR UNICEF – Members of the Clements High School’s UNICEF Club recently presented a check for more than $1,452 to a representative of UNICEF’s Houston Regional Office after a …

Discoveries May 2015 Discoveries May 2015

DORIS LESLIE BLAU
One of the more vibrant Swedish (Sverige) flat weaves in the Doris Leslie Blau collection, the rug features a gray overall frame­work forming enlarged solid red diamond shapes along the sides with light …

Splashdown to Summer Fun Splashdown to Summer Fun

Planning Your Pool For A Fabulous Outdoor Experience
By Elizabeth Anthony
Summertime fun is quickly approaching and now is a great time to begin planning for splashdown in your very own backyard pool. Start with a vision …

Fresh Way to Fiesta Fresh Way to Fiesta

Sweet Ideas For Cinco De Mayo Celebrations
Cinco de Mayo is the perfect opportunity to indulge in Mexican-inspired dishes, dips and drinks. This year, put a tangy twist on your festive favorites with a refreshing new …

Book Reviews May 2015 Book Reviews May 2015

STUNNING STATS
Infographic Guide to Literature presents unique, witty and surprising details about literature, from Shakespeare and Austen to Nabakov and Orwell, to George R. R. Martin and E. L. James. With fascinating stats and all …

Even More Summer Fun at The Woodlands Resort! Even More Summer Fun at The Woodlands Resort!

$75 Million Renovation Transforms Family-Fun Destination
The Woodlands® Resort & Conference Center’s all-encompassing $75-million plus expansion and renovation, completed at the end of 2014, is transforming the already-acclaimed Resort into a premier family-fun destination in the …

Great Values at All Prices Great Values at All Prices

Some Almost Too Good To Be True!
White Wines
Meiomi Chardonnay 2013 — I don’t usually quote the winery, but these comments from the back label are right on: 49 percent Santa Barbara County, “exotic spice and …

BMW i8 and Chrysler 200 BMW i8 and Chrysler 200

BMW I8 | Starting Price: About $140,000
The BMW i8 concept was firstintroduced back in 2009 at the International Motor Show Germany. It has been turning heads ever since. Curious onlookers and automotive enthusiasts alike have …

Light and Bright Renovation Light and Bright  Renovation

Continuity And Comfortable Elegance
Originally built in 1932, aside from its grandeur and stateliness, this elegant home hardly resembles its former self. Current owners Millette and Haag Sherman

A Delectable Extravaganza: 12th Annual Sugar Land Wine & Food Affair A Delectable Extravaganza: 12th Annual Sugar Land Wine & Food Affair

Delight Your Tastebuds At The 12th Annual Sugar Land
Wine & Food Affair, April 8-12
By Judy Latta

Happenings April 2015 Happenings April 2015

GO RED FOR WOMEN LUNCHEON, APRIL 21
The American Heart Association (AHA) will host the 2015 Houston Go Red for Women® Luncheon on Tuesday, April 21 at Hotel ZaZa, 5701 Main Street in Houston. The annual …

Great Harvest Bread Company Opens Great Harvest Bread Company Opens

Bakery Will Offer Fresh Breads And Sandwiches
Sugar Land residents can enjoy freshly baked, handcrafted breads, goodies, and fresh-made sandwiches now that local owners Vijaianand Thirunageswaram and Arunadevi Vijaianand opened their new Great Harvest Bread Company …

Johnson Development Co. Unveils Outdoor Art Sculptures Johnson Development Co. Unveils Outdoor Art Sculptures

Installations By Metal Sculptor Dale Rogers
The Johnson Development Corp. will celebrate its 40th year as one of the nation’s preeminent land developers by hosting an unprecedented, city-wide display of large, outdoor metal art sculptures in …

Smart Financial Centre at Sugar Land Smart Financial Centre at Sugar Land

Indoor Venue Will Seat 6,300
The Sugar Land City Council voted unanimously in February to approve the granting of naming rights for the city’s new state-of-the-art entertainment venue to Smart Financial Credit Union. The venue will …

“Houston’s Largest Home Tour” Returns for April “Houston’s Largest Home Tour”  Returns for April

More Than 100 New-Home Models Will Be Open In 10 Communities
The Johnson Development Corp. (JDC) is opening hundreds of doors citywide this April for “Houston’s Largest Home Tour,” combining home tours with public events that …

April is Time to “Strike Out Autism” April is Time to “Strike Out Autism”

“Ausome” Events Honor Families Living With Autism
By Melanie Saxton
Each April, fans converge on Constellation Field for the “grand slam” event of the year — Strike Out Autism. The day has become a favorite outing for …

MEMORABLE WEDDINGS
Kristen & Ryan
MEMORABLE WEDDINGS </br>Kristen & Ryan

Text by Melanie Saxton | Photos by Elise Bennett Photography and Molly Blair Photographer
Ryan Yoho and Kristen Marino’s wedding can best be described as a festive fusion of Katy and Cajun! Ryan is a Cinco …

Scene in the Bend by April 2015 Scene in the Bend by April 2015

Dear Readers,
Happy spring! As the trees and flowers bloom around us and the travel season begins, don’t forget to capture the moments and send me your photos! Please be sure to send photos original size …