Historically Fort Bend: CAST IRON COOKERY Historically Fort Bend: CAST IRON COOKERY

By Chris Godbold
Cooking in the days of the cast iron stove wasan art form. There was little on the stove as straightforward as turning a dial to a specific temperature. Cast iron stoves were heated …

Ali Zaidi – Problem-Solving Champs
Head to International Competition
Ali Zaidi – Problem-Solving Champs </br>Head to International Competition

Ali Zaidi And Teammates Are Focused On The Future And Its Problems

Fort Bend & Sugar Land Schools, Sports, and Students July 2014 Fort Bend & Sugar Land Schools, Sports, and Students July 2014

SLGSA 10U SPRING SEASON 2014 FIRST PLACE CHAMPS
The 10u Mischief team coached by Chris Thompson and David Reid were the First Place Champs of regular season play in the 10u division during the 2014 Spring …

Discoveries Jul 2014 Discoveries Jul 2014

ARTERIORS FINN CABINET
The wood Arteriors Finn cabinet mixes rich textures for rustic refinement. Behind double mesh doors, the distressed turquoise piece
features a single shelf for striking storage. Rooted in classics with a nod to the …

What’s Underfoot: Top Trends in Hardwood Flooring What’s Underfoot: Top Trends in Hardwood Flooring

No More “Shades Of Brown Only” — Today’s Flooring Is All About Color
Wider planks. Darker colors. Richer tones. And more natural looks that showcase wood’s inherent textures and grains. These are just a few of …

Sweet Tips For a Fabulous 4th of July Sweet Tips For a Fabulous 4th of July

Host A Patriotic Bash With Dazzling Desserts
It’s easy to throw a 4th of July party that looks like you worked on it for weeks, even if you just started the planning process.
Celebrate the holiday in …

Book Reviews July 2014 Book Reviews July 2014

RAW, QUICK & DELICIOUS!
More than 175 quick, easy and creative raw recipes are featured in Raw, Quick & Delicious! by Douglas McNish. McNish makes it easy to prepare these nutrient-rich dishes, all the meals for …

Wake Zone Luxury Houseboats Wake Zone Luxury Houseboats

An Arkansas Dream Vacation

Separating the Best Values Separating the Best Values

Tasting Events And Expert Guests Abound From June 2-8

INFINITI Q70 | SUBARU IMPREZA INFINITI Q70 | SUBARU IMPREZA

Infiniti, the luxury brand of Nissan, recently refined the naming conventions for its models.

Suburu’s highly rated vehicles are known for their inclement weather off-road capabilities and their reliability.

Quietly Modern, Completely Fabulous
From bare slab to sophistication
Quietly Modern, Completely Fabulous </br>From bare slab to sophistication

We’ve all driven through lovely neighborhoods in the Houston area and admired the big lots, wonderful architecture and inviting landscape. But you’re unlikely to drive by the exquisite residence I visited for this month’s home …

A 30-Year Devotion to Black Americana A 30-Year Devotion to Black Americana

Local Woman’s Collection Of Memorabilia Could Fill A Museum — And It May Do Just That
By Judy Latta
Thirty years ago, Missouri City resident Glenda German was introduced to a book on Black Americana by a …

Local Opera Singer Makes Her Debut as Murder Writer Local Opera Singer Makes Her Debut as Murder Writer

Sugar Land resident and mezzo soprano opera singer Pamela Cramer is now adding a new novel to her list of impressive accomplishments. In herfirst murder mystery, Murder at the Frankfurt Opera, she has written about …

Sugar Land Skeeters Sign Eight Additional Players Sugar Land Skeeters Sign Eight Additional Players

 
Eight Additional Players Join The Team
The Sugar Land Skeeters have signed eight additional players for the 2014 season: Chase Lambin, Ryan Langerhans, Roy Corcoran, Tim Cor­coran, Ben Kozlowski, Jay Marshall, Dustin Martin and Tracy McGrady. …

Second Annual Strike Out Autism Family Fun Day a Success Second Annual Strike Out Autism Family Fun Day a Success

photos by Brenda Perry, Liz Furman, Mary Favre, Ran DeBord Photography
Event Hits It Out Of The Park For Attendees And Volunteers
Laughter, cheers, happy tears, the cracking of bats, fun, fellowship, food, recognition, dedication, support, “Ausome …

Happenings June 2014 Happenings June 2014

 

SUGAR LAND’S STAR SPANGLED SPECTACULAR, JULY 4
The city of Sugar Land’s Fourth of July celebration is scheduled for Friday, July 4, from 7-10 p.m., at Constellation Field. The Star Spangled Spectacular at Constellation Field will …

Nau Center for Texas Cultural Heritage Receives Gift From Union Pacific Railroad Nau Center for Texas Cultural Heritage Receives Gift From Union Pacific Railroad

Engines Of Progress Exhibit Documents History Of Railroad Industry
The Nau Center for Texas Cultural Heritage announced a $1 million gift from Union Pacific Railroad for the “Engines of Progress” railroad interactive experience exhibit. The largest …

MEMORABLE WEDDINGS
Elizabeth & Nicholas
MEMORABLE WEDDINGS </br>Elizabeth & Nicholas

Photography by David Jones
Elizabeth Kruse had always wanted to be a dentist. This calling required more hours of study than she could have ever imagined and consumed nearly every waking moment. But she still found …

Scene in the Bend by Cari Middaugh June 2014 Scene in the Bend by Cari Middaugh June 2014

Dear Friends,
As you prepare for the summer break, please remember to send me photos of your parties,  travels and  fun.
Happy Summer!
Cari
 
Women’s Center Boogie
Boogie 2014 was a “Classic M*A*S*H Bash” for the record books! Held on …

Fashion June 2014 Fashion June 2014

NATURAL STYLE SONIA
By Sonia Rykiel
Whether winning or wicked, modern or timeless, she always likes to surprise.
soniarykiel.com

Business in Fort Bend Jun 2014 Business in Fort Bend Jun 2014

TRACIE WILLIAMS DUNN
Rosenberg Police Chief Dallis Warren has announced the promotion of Tracie Williams Dunn to assistant chief of police. With the promotion, Asst. Chief Dunn becomes the highest-ranking female officer in the history of …

the Editor’s Picks … Linda Anderson, editor & publisher June 2014 the Editor’s Picks …  Linda Anderson, editor & publisher June 2014

MY FAVORITES:

-Smartest Talking Parrot
-Secret Fruit Salad
-Paper Flower Piñatas

Gifts for Dad’s & Grad’s Gifts for Dad’s & Grad’s

Honor Dad! Congratulate the Grad!

Treating Prostate Cancer and Clinical Trials

Many Options To Consider And Sources Of Support
Different types of treatment are available for prostate cancer. You and your doctor will decide which treatment is right for you. Some common treatments are:
Active surveillance. Closely monitoring …

Around The Bend June 2014 Around The Bend June 2014

REAGAN SCOTT WINS SUGAR LAND JUNIOR SUPERSTAR – Sixth-grader Reagan Scott has been named the 2014 Sugar Land Junior Superstar. More than 45 kids auditioned and 15 were selected to compete in the April 19 finale …

Prostate Cancer: What Men Need to Know

Age, Race And Family History Are Important Factors
Cancer is a disease in which abnormal cells in the body grow out of control. When cancer starts in the prostate, it is called prostate cancer. The prostate …