Book Reviews December 2016 Book Reviews December 2016

GET CROSS FOR THE HOLIDAYS
Keeping calm for the holidays just got a little easier with the release of The New York Times Keep Merry and Crossword On. St. Martin’s Press, home to the classic New …

Share the Magic of the Holidays with “Christmas Gift Books” Share the Magic of the Holidays with “Christmas  Gift Books”

VIOLET ROSE AND THE VERY SNOWY WINTER STICKER ACTIVITY BOOK
When Mia has an accident in the snow, Violet accompanies her to the hospital. Happily, Mia is soon on the mend, but Violet notices that the …

Recent Tastings with Folio Partners and Others Recent Tastings with Folio Partners and Others

All Listed Wines Highly Recommended
Folio Partners, founded in 2004 by the Michael Mondavi family, is an im­porter of premium wines from family winemakers who share their passion for making great wines (plus their own wines). …

Buick Envision and BMW 3-Series Buick Envision and BMW 3-Series

The Buick Envision is an all-new luxury compact crossover.

The BMW 3-Series includes the 320i, the 328d diesel, the 330i and the most powerful 340i in both 4-door sedan and sport wagon models.

WAREHOUSE FRAMES ‘N GALLERY WAREHOUSE FRAMES ‘N GALLERY

This family owned business was established in 1982 and offers over 20,000 ready-made picture frames. They also have an inventory of over 1,000 styles of custom frame mouldings up to 40% off. A professional staff …

HALL LIGHTING & DESIGN HALL LIGHTING & DESIGN

“Trendsetter” is an adjective often applied to this‏40,000-square-foot Victoria, Texas lighting and furniture showroom.‏From its earliest days 50 years ago to the hustle and bustle of the 21st Century, shoppers and designers‏have always known that …

THE DESIGN FIRM THE DESIGN FIRM

For over
For almost 40 years, The Design Firm has been Houston’s most acclaimed interior design agency. Synonymous with luxury and sophistication, their philosophy has propelled them to be one of the innovators of interior design, …

DONE RIGHT DONE RIGHT

With over 40 years experience in floor cleaning, Done Right is able to provide you with the best cleaning services available. Their success is based on a few solid principles that they enthusiastically endorse:
– Consistant, …

TEXAS CUSTOM PATIOS TEXAS CUSTOM PATIOS

They custom design and build patio covers (attached and freestanding), outdoor kitchens, screened porches, room additions, decorative patios, decks and more. The latest trends and products will transform your backyard but maintain your home’s original …

GARAGE STORAGE MISSOURI CITY GARAGE STORAGE MISSOURI CITY

Get a one-of-a-kind garage with the top of the line Monkey Bars Systems from Garage Storage of Missouri City. Gain usable space in your garage and take the hassle out of organizing with their smart …

HOUSTON GROUTSMITH™ HOUSTON GROUTSMITH™

Bring back the beauty in your home. Houston Groutsmith™ will clean, restore, rebond loose tile, repair and preserve your tile and grout. They also offer Grout Clear Sealing, Color Sealing and their Exclusive Restoration Sealing, …

CLOSET FACTORY CLOSET FACTORY

Put the experts to work for you and create a space specific to your needs and lifestyle. From simple storage solutions to spectacular room improvements, Closet Factory can enhance your closet, office, media center, pantry, …

CUSTOM COMFORT A/C AND HEATING CUSTOM COMFORT A/C AND HEATING

Connect to your thermostat your way. Lennox’ icomfort Wi-FiTM is more than a thermostat. When connected to your home wireless network, it opens up a whole new world of convenience and control, including the ability …

NEAT KITCHENS NEAT KITCHENS

Whether your kitchen is brand new or not, Neat Kitchens can make your existing cabinets more functional, accessible and easier to use with sliding cabinet shelves. Utilize unused areas under sinks. Deep shelves are great …

THE ARRANGEMENT THE ARRANGEMENT

Katherine Snedeker is the face and the design energy behind The Arrangement brand, bringing an approach infused with both humor and artistry. Whether jumping from the fashion industry in New York to creating unique luxury …

THE DUMP THE DUMP

America’s off-price outlet for high-end ­furniture, handmade mattresses and fine oriental rugs is right here in Houston. The outlet opens at 10 a.m. every Friday with an ever-changing selection of closeouts, overstocks, design samples and …

EZ FLOORS EZ FLOORS

EZ Floors has the flooring and countertops to finish any remodeling project. Luxurious carpet in the bedroom. Elegant hardwood flooring in the living and dining rooms. And timeless tile in the kitchen, bath and entry. …

HAMRE’S REMODELING & FLOORING HAMRE’S REMODELING & FLOORING

Serving Fort Bend County since 1997
Kitchen and Bathroom Remodeling
Whole House Interior Renovation
Mid-Continent Cabinetry Carpet, Wood Floors, Tile

281-494-9200
HamresRemodeling.com
4111 Greenbriar Drive, Stafford

FERGUSON BATH, KITCHEN & LIGHTING GALLERY FERGUSON BATH, KITCHEN & LIGHTING GALLERY

Whether you’re renovating an outdated bathroom or building your dream kitchen, Ferguson Bath, Kitchen & Lighting Gallery offers the best selection of products from today’s most recognized brands. Their state-of-the-art showroom and product experts ensure …

A Texas Farmhouse A Texas Farmhouse

Modern City Dwelling Honors Tradition

Homegrown Roasters Brewing a Strong Passion for Fresher Coffee Homegrown Roasters Brewing a Strong Passion for Fresher Coffee

Fort Bend Coffee Roasters To Open Richmond Coffeehouse And Offer Brewing Classes
By Anna Saikin
Bryan Hibbard, the founder of Fort Bend Coffee Roasters, didn’t grow up drinking coffee. He only discovered an affinity for the …

Roula & Ryan in the Morning Roula & Ryan in the Morning

A Match Made In Houston Has Held Strong On The Radio For 13 Years.
By Judy Latta
Many Houstonians recognize them, often without ever seeing their faces; their familiar voices and comedic banter are part of their …

Houstonian Kenny Rogers Celebrates An Illustrious Career With His Farewell World Tour Houstonian Kenny Rogers Celebrates An Illustrious Career With His Farewell World Tour

Houstonian Kenny Rogers Celebrates An Illustrious Career With His Farewell World Tour  The Gambler’s Last Deal
By Judy Latta   Photos By Piper Ferguson
After a legendary career spanning more than 50 years, citing a desire to spend …

‘Tis the Season for Events and Holiday Shopping ‘Tis the Season for Events and Holiday Shopping

CHRISTMAS TREE LIGHTING – DEC. 1, 5-8 P.M.
SUGAR LAND TOWN SQUARE 
sugarlandtx.gov
Come out for the lighting of Sugar Land’s beautiful 40-foot Christmas tree, with a special appearance by Santa Claus. Partake in the Christmas cheer, visit …

Happenings November 2016 Happenings November 2016

16TH ANNUAL SUGAR PLUM MARKET, NOV. 3-5
The popular holiday shopping event, Sugar Plum Market, presented by the Fort Bend Junior Service League (FBJSL) and Memorial Hermann, is celebrating the 16th year of “Making Spirits Bright.” …

MEMORABLE WEDDINGS – Tori and Logan MEMORABLE WEDDINGS – Tori and Logan

Text by Melanie Saxton  |  Photos by Alexander Cross Photography
Victoria “Tori” Bales and Logan Boatner began dating at Atascocita High in and continued while earning their degrees at Sam Houston State University without ever breaking …