Outstanding Bath Designers Show off Their Talents Outstanding Bath Designers Show off Their Talents

Winning Baths And Powder Rooms Make A Splash At NKBA
The winners of this year’s National Kitchen & Bath Association (NKBA) design competition demonstrated a flow of imaginative design solutions. Seven individuals were honored across the …

10 Steps to Easy-Care Beds and Borders 10 Steps to Easy-Care Beds and Borders

Eco-friendly plants save gardening effort
Garden beds and borders, artfully filled with a colorful tapestry of flowers and foliage, are very much back in vogue. But unlike the traditional perennial beds and borders, which were labor …

Fort Bend & Sugar Land Schools,
Sports, and Students August 2017
Fort Bend & Sugar Land Schools, <br>Sports, and Students August 2017</br>

HLSR COMMITS $1.4 MILLION IN SCHOLARSHIPS TO TEXAS 4-H MEMBERS
The Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo (HLSR) warded 70 4-H members from 54 different Texas counties with $1.4 million in scholarships during the Texas 4-H Roundup …

Book Reviews August 2017 Book Reviews August 2017

MILLER’S ANTIQUES HANDBOOK & PRICE GUIDE
Miller’s Antiques Handbook & Price Guide remains the essential and trusted guide to the antiques market. It has earned the reputation of being the book no dealer, collector or auctioneer …

Beaulieu Vineyard Rarity Napa Valley 2013 — An Other-Worldly Wine Beaulieu Vineyard Rarity Napa Valley 2013 —  An Other-Worldly Wine

Rarity is the name of a wine only released four times by B.V. since the original owner Georges de Latour bought his first vineyard in Napa Valley in 1900. The vintage of 2013 was perhaps …

Lincoln Continental and Toyota Rav4 Lincoln Continental and Toyota Rav4

Lincoln Continental | Starting price: $45,600
By Kelly Foss mycardata.com
Lincoln, the luxury brand of Ford Motor Company, has a long history in the automotive world. The Continental is the signature model, the heritage life blood of …

Modern Marvel Modern Marvel

Andria Cain is a visionary. “I can go into a ballroom and make it into Never-Never Land,” says the former international event planner. So it logically follows that her lust for inventive design translates to home turf as well.

Bringing Home the Bacon Bros. Bringing Home the Bacon Bros.

Travis Cook And Joseph Zerwas Bring Inventive Restaurant To Sugar Land Town Square
Text by Mara Soloway
As you walk toward Bacon Bros. Public House on Sugar Land Town Square, the smell of bacon being smoked hits …

Rising Inspiration Stage’s Jasmine Rogers’ Star is Rising Rising Inspiration Stage’s Jasmine Rogers’ Star is Rising

Teen Wins The TUTS Tommy Tune Award For Best Actress
National award-winning Inspiration Stage is proud to congratulate one of its own – Jasmine Rogers.
A graduating senior at Austin High School and veteran of the …

Sugar Creek Country Club Reinvents Itself for 21st Century Demographics Sugar Creek Country Club Reinvents Itself for 21st Century Demographics

Emphasis On Younger Professionals And Families Pays Off In Increased Membership
By Anna Saikin
When Sugar Creek Country Club opened its traditional 27-hole golf course in 1972, it quickly became a popular location for local golfers. Over …

Fort Bend Resident Selected for PBS Digital Innovators Program Fort Bend Resident Selected for PBS Digital Innovators Program

Krissy Venosdale Of The Kinkaid School Is One Of 52 Educators Across The U.S. Recognized As Classroom Changemaker
Houston Public Media has an­nounced that Krissy Venosdale, a Fort Bend County resident and the innovation coordinator …

Happenings July 2017 Happenings July 2017

SIENNA PLANTATION KICKS OFF SUMMER WITH FUN AND FITNESS CAMPS
Sienna Plantation has kicked off summer vacation with a variety of day camps designed to encourage physical and mental agility as well as loads of fun. …

Moody Gardens Kicks Off Summer with a Big Splash Moody Gardens Kicks Off Summer with a Big Splash

Palm Beach Opens And New Aquarium Pyramid Treasures Are Revealed
Guests are invited to kick off their summer with a splash at Moody Gardens with the recent openings of Palm Beach and the newly renovated …

Scene in the Bend: Cari Middaugh
July 2017
Scene in the Bend: Cari Middaugh <br>July 2017</br>

The CAFB Le Cirque Gala was in full swing – literally! The evening included professional aerialists, child dancers, vibrant colors, crazy costumes, a wine pull, furs, jewelry, an extensive silent auction and much more!

Fashion – July 2017 – Spring Impressions Fashion – July 2017 – Spring Impressions

 
GUCCI – Dionysus medium leather shoulder bag with crystal hand-embroidered bee applique.
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Arts & Antiques by Dr. Lori – Yard Sales Have Become Big Business Arts & Antiques by Dr. Lori – Yard Sales Have Become Big Business

Lori Verderame on Google+
Dr. Lori Celebrity appraiser Dr. Lori Verderame is an author, international columnist, and award-winning TV personality who stars on History channel’s The Curse of Oak Island and Discovery’s Auction Kings. With a …

Business in Fort Bend July 2017 Business in Fort Bend July 2017

HUDSON PRODUCTS EXPANSION TO ADD 150 FORT BEND JOBS
The Fort Bend County Commissioners Court along with the State of Texas have approved a number of incentives that will see Hudson Products bring 150 new jobs …

Americans Spend More Than $15 Billion on Aesthetic Procedures for First Time Ever Americans Spend More Than $15 Billion on Aesthetic Procedures for First Time Ever

Record-Breaking Figures Tied To Broad Array Of Procedural Offerings, Healthy Economy And Competitive Workforce
The American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS) reports that Americans spent more than $15 billion on combined surgical and nonsurgical aesthetic …

Around The Bend July 2017 Around The Bend July 2017

12TH ANNUAL “AN EVENING WITH A LEGEND” HONORS OLYMPIAN MICHAEL PHELPS
Nearly 650 guests enjoyed an unforgettable evening on May 16 at the Hilton Americas – Houston’s Ballroom of the Americas for the 12th annual “An …

Historically Fort Bend:
The Lasting Legacy of Quilts
Historically Fort Bend:  </br> The Lasting Legacy of Quilts

By Chris Godbold
Making a quilt has long been a way to pass the time. Women have spent many hours of free time sewing patches together to form tangible legacies of love for their families. Quilts …

Discoveries July 2017 Discoveries July 2017

LARGE BRONZE BETTY PENDANT
With a contemporary silhouette and bronze finish, this chandelier is a stunning addition to your dining room or kitchen island. Features 14 lights encased in glass bulbs and hangs 8 feet from …

Beauty and Function Meet in Winning Kitchen Designs Beauty and Function Meet in Winning Kitchen Designs

Annual NKBA Competition Honors Outstanding Professional Designers
More than 20 individuals were honored across six main kitchen and bath categories and six specialty categories in the 2017 NKBA Design Competitions. Entries were judged based on the …

The Art of the Outdoors The Art of the Outdoors

Create Elegant Ambiance With Water, Fire, Sculpture And Lighting
By Merry Wise
Adding art to your outdoor space can take your home to a whole new level of elegance. Consider adding the elements of water and …