Fort Bend Children’s Discovery
Center Gets Donation
Fort Bend Children’s Discovery </br>Center Gets Donation

Union Pacific Railroad helps project stay on track with $10,000 check
One of America’s most iconic and recognized companies jumped on the bandwagon in support of the Fort Bend Children’s Discovery Center – A Very Special …

Time for Texian Market Days Festival Time for Texian Market Days Festival

The 31st Annual Event Brings Texas History To Life At George Ranch Park Oct. 25
Light the fire and sound the cannons! The 31st annual Texian Market Days Festival will be better than ever bringing more than …

Fashion – What’s in Stores Now November 2014 Fashion –  What’s in Stores Now November 2014

HANDBAG FINDS

PRADA FRINGED BUCKET BAG
Fringed Leather Bucket Bag has double handle, steel hardware, metal lettering.
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Business in Fort Bend Nov 2104 Business in Fort Bend Nov 2104

Houston Methodist SL Hospital
Houston Methodist Sugar Land Hospital is the first in Fort Bend County to use a next-generation cardiac ablation system to treat a patient with a common heart rhythm condition called atrial fibrillation, …

Furniture Predictions for 2015 Furniture Predictions for 2015

Exciting trends for your home in the New Year
By Ruth Towns
What can we anticipate for trending home and furniture design in 2015? One prognosticator is the High Point Market in North Carolina – the largest …

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

Here are the top 10 Thanksgiving holiday collectibles that you can find in your mother’s or grandmother’s kitchen and beyond.

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

MY FAVORITES:

-Baby Elephant Falls, is Saved by Parents
-Heavenly Hasselback Sweet Potatoes
-Perfect for Thanksgiving: 5 Fall Sangrias

Holiday Gift Guide 2014 Holiday Gift Guide 2014

 

THE MAGNOLIA HOUSE
Find the perfect unique gifts at The Magnolia House this year! Jewelry by Waxing Poetic, Chamilia, Pyrrha and Chan luu; Fairies, Elves, and Santas by Mark Roberts & Karen Didion; Consuela handbags; Tyler, …

Diabetes Distress vs. Depression Diabetes Distress vs. Depression

Are People With Type 2 Being Misdiagnosed?
Researchers have long understood there is a strong association between diabetes and depression. But new research presented at the American Diabetes Association’s 74th Scientific Sessions® earlier this year shows …

Pancreatic Cancer Pancreatic Cancer

What’s New In Research And Treatment
The American Cancer Society’s most recent estimates for pancreatic cancer in the United States are for 2014: About 46,420 people (23,530 men and 22,890 women) will be diagnosed with pancreatic …

Around The Bend November 2014 Around The Bend November 2014

ISGA HOLDS SAFARI PARTY IN SUGAR LAND – The International Social Group for Adults (ISGA) held an end of summer themed “Safari Party” recently in Sugar Land. The group, dressed in various types of Safari attire, …

Historically Fort Bend: Roads and Automobiles Historically Fort Bend: Roads and Automobiles

Thank goodness for paved roads and modern automobiles. Initially roads in Fort Bend County were wagon wheel ruts, worn animal paths, or Indian trails. Cities or towns had dirt roads. Eventually, country ruts became dirt …

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

ELKINS “KNIGHTS” MARCHING BAND PERFORMS AT AREA SOCIAL EVENTS
The Elkins High School “Knights” Marching Band has been busy taking part in various social events throughout the community. The band regularly performs at different venues to …

Discoveries Nov 2014 Discoveries Nov 2014

WISTERIA
Elevate your dining experience with the casual elegance of this gorgeous chandelier. The glass makes for a truly spectacular experience—watch the light play around the room, catching on the sparkling glasses, and warming up the …

Fall Zinnias Named Texas Superstars Fall Zinnias Named Texas Superstars

New Marylandica type forms “mounds of color”
By Robert Burns
What really got the Texas Superstar board members excited about fall zinnias were some new series, including the marylandica types that form disease-resistant “mounds of color,” lasting …

Welcoming Guests for the Holidays Welcoming Guests for the Holidays

Simple Tips To Make Your Home Festive And Inviting
By Janine Godwin, Organizing Designer
Family and friends gathering together during this time of year creates memories that will last a lifetime, and surrounding yourself with those you …

Simple Basics Become Simply Magical This Holiday Season Simple Basics Become Simply Magical This Holiday Season

Courtesy of Family Features
The holidays are that special time of year when ingredients are more than just ingredients — they’re what you make of them. The secret to amazing appeti­zers, memorable meals and fantastic celebra­tions …

Book Reviews December 2014 Book Reviews December 2014

A SOUTHERN CHRISTMAS
No one does Christmas like the South, and the editors of Southern Living have outdone themselves this season with their inpirational coffee table book, Christmas All Through The South. Editor-at-large Kim Cross writes, …

Chill Out at Moody Gardens this Holiday Season Chill Out at Moody Gardens this Holiday Season

From ICE LAND To The Ice Age To The Festival Of Lights,
There’s Cool Fun For Everyone
Moody Gardens will transform into the premier holiday destination this season with the debut of two new exhibits: ICE LAND: …

Dinner of the Decade Dinner of the Decade

FABULOUS DISHES, PERFECT WINE PAIRINGS
This $5,000 per couple dinner benefiting the Sheriff’s Foundation, held on Sept. 29, 2012 at the amazing home of Deana and Larry Blackburn — 153 guests seated downstairs — was such …