Cookie Flavors Inspire New Desserts Cookie Flavors Inspire New Desserts

A hot new dessert trend is here — cookies are getting a makeover. As identified in the McCormick Flavor Forecast 2015, favorite cookie flavors — like snickerdoodles and gingersnaps — are being reimagined in new …

Book Reviews March 205 Book Reviews March 205

CAT LADY REIMAGINED
Typically, the term “cat lady” evokes images of an unfashionable, unkempt and slightly unhinged spinster hoarding multiple cats. Cat Lady Chic serves up the antidote, celebrating the Cat Lady with a compilation of …

Excellent Wines and Houston’s Only Certified Master Chef Excellent Wines and Houston’s Only Certified Master Chef

Houston’s Only Certified Master Chef Fritz Gitschner
Fritz Gitschner, former Executive Chef at the Houston Country Club, has created something very special at 60 Degrees Mastercrafted, located at 2300 Westheimer. There are many Master Chefs, but …

Subaru Legacy and Ford Fiesta Subaru Legacy and Ford Fiesta

SUBARU LEGACY | STARTING PRICE: $21,700
Subaru has always distinguished itself in a very crowded automotive landscape by being the all-wheel-drive car company. We think of them in terms of ruggedized wagons like the Outback, which …

Happenings February 2014 Happenings February 2014

FORT BEND EDUCATION FOUNDA­TION’S
22ND ANNUAL GALA
FEB 28
The Fort Bend Education Foundation’s 22nd annual gala will be held on Feb. 28 at the Sugar Land Marriott Town Square.
Gala co-chairs Mary Ahner and Sonal Bhuchar revealed that …

Friends Indeed: Friends of the Library Groups Friends Indeed:  Friends of the Library Groups

The Volunteers Provide Vital Behind-The-Scenes Help
Although the enormous amount of work that they do to support the Fort Bend County library system may not always be visible at first glance, the members of the Friends …

2015 Boost & Badges Gala, Feb 7 2015 Boost & Badges Gala, Feb 7

Annual Benefit To Be Held At George Ranch Historical Park
Behind the Badge Charities, in association with the Presenting Sponsor, Motorola Solutions, is preparing for the annual Boots and Badges Gala, slated for February at the …

MEMORABLE WEDDINGS
Erin & Adriel
MEMORABLE WEDDINGS </br>Erin & Adriel

Text by Melanie Saxton Photos by Nikki Guest with Neha Patel
With a mutual interest in food and fitness, two Houston professionals met, fell in love and eventually married in a beautiful, sunny outdoor ceremony that …

Scene in the Bend by Cari Middaugh February 2015 Scene in the Bend by Cari Middaugh February 2015

 
MITCHELL & DUFF
HOLIDAY PARTY
For the fifth year in a row, the Mitchell & Duff law firm has brought family, friends and community leaders together to celebrate the holidays. More than 200 people joined in the …

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

FENDI from the Spring 2015 collection. fendi.com

Business in Fort Bend Feb 2015 Business in Fort Bend Feb 2015

HOUSTON METHODIST PRIMARY CARE GROUP
Houston Methodist Primary Care Group is pleased to welcome internal medicine specialist Dr. Adrianne Scruggs. Dr. Scruggs will open her practice in Sugar Land, located at 4660 Sweetwater Blvd., Suite 210. …

From Wine to Design From Wine to Design

MARSALA IS A ROBUST TONE FOR YOUR HOME
Pantone, an X-Rite company and the global color authority, recently an­nounced PANTONE® 18-1438 Marsala, a naturally robust and earthy wine red, as the Color of the Year for …

Arts & Antiques by Dr. Lori
Top 10 Valentines Collectibles
Arts & Antiques by Dr. Lori</br>Top 10 Valentines Collectibles

Lori Verderame on Google+

Dr. Lori, Celebrity Ph.D. antiques appraiser, Dr. Lori hosts antiques appraisal events worldwide. Dr. Lori is the star appraiser on Discovery channel.   Visit www.DrLoriV.com, www.Facebook.com/DoctorLori, Lori Verderame on Google+or call (888) 431-1010.
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the Editor’s Picks … Linda Anderson, editor & publisher Feb 2015 the Editor’s Picks …  Linda Anderson, editor & publisher Feb 2015

MY FAVORITES:

-Baby Reveal Gone Wrong!
-Winter Cabbage & Potato Soup
-Best Chopper From Sur la Table

Gifts of Love Gifts of Love

THE BILLIARD FACTORY
The Billiard Factory is a family owned company that remains committed to offering customers a large, diverse product line from the top manufacturers in the home game room industry. They continually search for …

February is Heart Month! February is Heart Month!

Change Bad Habits And Live Heart Healthy
Not surprisingly, what you eat and how physically fit you are play a role in your health. Here are some guidelines to improve your health habits based on recent …

A Natural New Trend for Teeth A Natural New Trend for Teeth

Patients Want A More “Natural” Smile Rather Than Perfection
By Judy Latta
Not blessed with naturally perfect teeth? No worries. Leading cosmetic dentists with the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry say that more patients are now requesting …

Around The Bend February 2015 Around The Bend February 2015

TEXANA’S AUTISM PROGRAM RECEIVES $5,000 DONATION – Texana has been awarded a $5,000 Community Grant from the Ecolab Foundation. The funds will be applied to the purchase of a playground structure for the Children’s Center for …

Historically Fort Bend – Remember that Clacking Sound Historically Fort Bend – Remember that Clacking Sound

Today, computers have invaded every facet of life. They are found in the home, the workplace, the car, and have revolutionized communications. At their simplest, computers are tools for handling data, computations and word processing. …

Historically Fort Bend: Remember That Clacking Sound? Historically Fort Bend: Remember That Clacking Sound?

Today, computers have invaded every facet of life. They are found in the home, the workplace, the car, and have revolutionized communications. At their simplest, computers are tools for handling data, computations and word processing. …

Dessert from Dr Dupre Dessert from Dr Dupre

Members of Sugar Land Middle School’s ARMS (Accepting Responsible Male Strength) Program recently enjoyed a cooking demonstration led by Dr. Charles Dupre, FBISD Superintendent of Schools. The Superintendent prepared one of his special dessert salads …

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

LAKE OLYMPIA MIDDLE SCHOOL ROLLS OUT THE “RED CARPET” FOR HONOR ROLL STUDENTS
Maintaining a good academic record has its rewards for students at Lake Olympia Middle School. More than 380 students in grades 6-8 were …

Austin High School’s “Bulldog Express” Austin High School’s  “Bulldog Express”

Students Provided Multi-Cultural Holiday Extravaganza
The Bulldog Express came to life this holiday season at Austin High School on Wednesday, Dec. 3. The first “train” departed at 6:30 p.m and continued to depart every 10 minutes …