Business in Fort Bend Feb 2012 Business in Fort Bend Feb 2012

Fort Bend Family Health Center is laying the groundwork for a comprehensive fund development program under the direction of CEO Carol Edwards and Kelli Metzenthin, new development officer.
In her first year as CEO and 11th …

AN OLD, LONELY WINDOW AN OLD, LONELY WINDOW

By Chris Godbold
There is an old burned-out, charred window in the Fort Bend County Museum collections. All traces of its paint are gone. Small shards of glass remain where panes of glass used to stand. …

The Choice is Clear The Choice is Clear

By Cheryl Alexander
A beautiful smile is within reach
Aside from detracting from your appearance, misaligned teeth also affect your confidence level. However, because of the constraints and consequences associated with traditional braces, many people, both teens and adults, opt to …

Make Heart Health a Habit Make Heart Health a Habit

By Gayle Mensch
Replace bad habits with good ones for long-lasting results
February is Heart Healthy Month. Unless you live on your own private island, you can’t miss the hoopla. From “Go Red for Women” Day on …

Gifts of Love Gifts of Love

The Celtique Collection
I W MARKS JEWELERS
CELTIQUE CHARRIOL’S alluring and fashionably exotic Celtique collection unveils brand new bangles and necklaces, featuring distinctive PVD cable, Petra Gold and for the first time, the utilization of champagne diamonds.

Fashion – Winter Finds Feb 2012 Fashion – Winter Finds Feb 2012

Vevey, shown in wool Python in Bordeaux and regular Python in Nero.

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Discoveries Feb 2012 Discoveries Feb 2012

HORSE BUST BY HEREND
Herend’s Horse Bust is a striking study of the majestic creature with a slight tilt of the horse’s head conveying the excitement and energy barely contained beneath the porcelain skin. The 5-inch …

Top 10 Hardwood Flooring Trends Top 10 Hardwood Flooring Trends

The best flooring and hottest styles for every room
As homeowners search for new hardwood flooring, it’s clear what is uppermost in their minds — authenticity. An appealing look or style is not enough. While consumers …

Petite Sweet Treats for Valentine’s Day Petite Sweet Treats for Valentine’s Day

Colored icing gives these treats pizzazz
Looking for a yummy, unique way to say “Happy Valentine’s Day”? Beautiful, bite-sized, heart-shaped cakes offer a delicious solution.
Whether for your sweetheart, friends or family, or perhaps a special dessert …

Valentine Cocktails and Spirited Gifts for Him Valentine Cocktails and Spirited Gifts for Him

Specialty Gift Hints For Ladies Only
 
Looking for the perfect Valentine’s gift for the special him in your life? Forget the chocolate and roses. Send those to your mom. For him, try these high-end wines and …

Provocative ‘Tangerine Tango’ is Tops for 2012 Provocative ‘Tangerine Tango’ is Tops for 2012

By Sandra Meineke
The Color of the Year is not just for fashion; it adds pizzazz to home decor too
When Pantone announced its Color of the Year for 2012, Tangerine Tango, the Associated Press raved, “The …

Add A Piece Of Heaven To Mealtime Add A Piece Of Heaven To Mealtime

Angel Hair Pasta
Makes A Quick, Healthy Meal
Is your calendar bustling with activity? Make mealtime a snap with a zesty toss-and-go recipe using quick-cooking angel hair pasta, a heavenly addition to any meal.
Did you know that …

Book Reviews Feb 2012 Book Reviews Feb 2012

STYLISH SHEDS AND ELEGANT HIDEAWAYS
For Stylish Sheds and Elegant Hideaways, Debra Prinzing and photographer Bill Wright traveled the country to find today’s most innovative and inviting sheds. Their book features more than 30 of the most …

Intimate, Elegant Island Experience Intimate, Elegant Island Experience

By Elizabeth Alexander
Presidente InterContinental Cozumel Resort and Spa offers guests a safe, unforgettable getaway

Winning Wines 2012 Winning Wines 2012

By Denman Moody
J Brut Rosé non-vintage — Coinciding with its 25th Anniversary celebration, J Vineyards and winery has switched to a sleek, sexy new clear bottle featuring a distinctive black version of its iconic brushstroke

Suzuki Kazashi & Chevrolet Malibu Eco Suzuki Kazashi & Chevrolet Malibu Eco

By Kelly Foss
The basic design philosophy of the Kazashi is to build a rugged yet refined car that is both efficient and fun to drive.
The Chevrolet Malibu Eco uses a standard 2.4 liter EcoTech 4 cylinder engine and adds a mild electric motor assist using the simplest, least complex technology possible.

Happenings Jan 2012 Happenings Jan 2012

FBJSL Accepting Event Beneficiary Applications
THROUGH JAN 06
The Fort Bend Junior Service League is accepting applications from charitable organizations interested in benefiting from an FBJSL event to be held during the 2012-13 League year. Event Beneficiary …

Sugar Land Parties and Galas, Kelly Buettner social column January 2012 Sugar Land Parties and Galas, Kelly Buettner social column January 2012

January Events • 20th Annual CASA Christmnas Home Tour VIP Party • Walkin’ in a Winter Wonderland – 2011 Sugar Plum Market • Central Fort Bend Chamber Alliance Celebration Ball • Taylor Sears Champion the Cure For Cystic Fibrosis • Around the Bend

Fort Bend & Sugar Land Schools, Sports, and Students January 2012 Fort Bend & Sugar Land Schools, Sports, and Students January 2012

GIRL SCOUTS OF RAINBOW STARS SERVICE UNIT ATTENDS NATIONAL CONVENTION – Rainbow Stars Service Unit played a vital part in the 2011 National Council Session/52nd Convention. With 100 years to celebrate and a new century …

Missouri City Teen Awarded Texas Wildlife Youth Volunteer of the Year Missouri City Teen Awarded Texas Wildlife Youth Volunteer of the Year

Hunter Farber is a hunter who likes the
quiet of the country
By Cindy Ziervogel
Hunter Farber’s patience is as evident in conversation as it is in his experience with the Texas Youth Hunting Program (TYHP).Hunter is 13 …