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A Glamorous Lifestyle Downsized

| June 1, 2017
A Glamorous Lifestyle Downsized

The Move From Louisiana’s Bayou Desiard To Texas Marks Life Change Text by Cheryl Alexander | Photography by Casey Dunn | Construction by Steve Hood, Steve Hood Company | Interiors by Mil Bodron, Bodron + Fruit, Floral design by Todd Events Typically, life’s most significant events are marked by significant changes. In the case of this homeowner, the death of her husband […]

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“Paw-terest” – Your Pet Photos!

| June 1, 2017
“Paw-terest” – Your Pet Photos!

Our favorite purr-fect pet photos from readers.

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How to Put the Brakes on Pet Car Sickness

| June 1, 2017
How to Put the Brakes on Pet Car Sickness

Remedies For Dogs Who Travel Many of us may be planning on hitting the road with our pooches for a little summer fun. However, for some four-legged family members, road trips can mean upset tummies. Queasiness in the car is not just a human problem. Dogs and puppies do sometimes experience motion sickness on car […]

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Food and Wine Lovers Delighted by Second Farm & Vineyard Faire

| June 1, 2017
Food and Wine Lovers Delighted by Second Farm & Vineyard Faire

Outdoor Festival Benefitted Friends Of Fort Bend County Historical Commission More than 750 guests enjoyed the second annual Farm & Vineyard Faire held Sunday afternoon, April 30 at Fulshear Run, a prestigious new acreage-lot residential community in Fulshear. When the People’s Choice ballots were tallied, Sapore Ristorante Italiano emerged as the crowd favorite in the […]

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Texas Children’s Fifth Annual
Family Fun Run

| June 1, 2017
Texas Children’s Fifth Annual <br>Family Fun Run

Race Encouraged Houston-Area Children And Their Families To Adopt Active, Healthy Lifestyles More than 3,500 Houston-area residents participated in the fifth annual Texas Children’s Hospital and Houston Marathon Foundation Family Fun Run on April 8 at Texas Chil­dren’s Hospital West Campus. Families with children of all abilities were on hand for the non-competitive 1K and […]

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“Treasures of the Texas Coast”

| June 1, 2017
“Treasures of the Texas Coast”

Katy Students Named Finalists In 2017 Adopt-A-Beach Children’s Art Contest Seven Katy students were selected as finalists in the 2017 Texas General Land Office’s children’s art contest, Adopt-A-Beach Treasures of the Texas Coast, as announced by Texas Land Commissioner George P. Bush: Ailsa Cheng, 9, a third-grader at Roosevelt Alexander Elementary; Daisy Chen, 7, second-grader […]

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MEMORABLE WEDDINGS –
Stephy and Bryan

| June 1, 2017
MEMORABLE WEDDINGS – </br> Stephy and Bryan

Sylvia Bernier of Katy and Zachary Seaton of Bakersfield, California met as university students. During their very first date, they discovered that they were a perfect pair!

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Katy Happenings June 2017

| June 1, 2017
Katy Happenings June 2017

HOUSTON EXOTIC AUTO FESTIVAL & LUXURY LIFESTYLE E-X-P-O, JUNE 4 The 2017 Houston Exotic Auto Festival & Luxury Lifestyle E-X-P-O will be held at NRG Center, Hall B, One NRG Park, in Houston on Sunday, June 4 from 11 a.m.-6 p.m. The event will include McLaren, Aston Martin, Jaguar, Alfa Romeo, Rolls Royce, Bugatti, Ferrari, […]

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Socially Speaking – Michelle Anderson June 2017

| June 1, 2017
Socially Speaking – Michelle Anderson June 2017

–Wild West Brew Fest
–Literary And Fine Arts Festival & Parade
–Katy ISD Education Foundation GROOVE For Teachers!
–Painting It Forward!
–Cinco Ranch Ladies Club – My Favorite Things!

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It’s Summertime, and the Outdoor Living is Easy

| June 1, 2017
It’s Summertime, and the Outdoor Living is Easy

These Ideas Will Keep You Outdoors, No Matter How High The Temperature Climbs By Mara Soloway It’s summer, which means it’s time to enjoy your backyard and entertain on the patio. While the mercury is already on the rise in our area, don’t let the high temperatures send you, your family and your guests indoors […]

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Fashion – What’s in Stores Now –
June 2017

| June 1, 2017
Fashion –  What’s in Stores Now – <br>June 2017

Ziad Nakad Spring-Summer Collection 2017

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Arts & Antiques by Dr. Lori – Settling Estates Filled with Antiques

| June 1, 2017
Arts & Antiques by Dr. Lori – Settling Estates Filled with Antiques

Lori Verderame on Google+ Celebrity appraiser Dr. Lori Verderame is an internationally syndicated columnist, author, and award winning TV personality on History channel’s The Curse of Oak Island and Discovery’s Auction Kings. With a Ph.D. from Penn State University and museum experience, Dr. Lori presents her Antiques Appraisal Comedy Show to worldwide audiences. Learn more […]

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Katy Business June 2017

| June 1, 2017
Katy Business June 2017

HOTZE HEALTH & WELLNESS CENTER NAMES NEW DIRECTOR OF ALLERGY Hotze Health & Wellness Center (HHWC), is excited to announce Ronald Parker, P.A. as its new Director of Allergy. Parker is a provider who specializes in allergy and will be providing one-on-one care and customized treatment for HHWC’s expanding allergy practice. He attended the U.S. […]

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Botulinum Toxin Injections Between the Brows Produce Significant Patient Satisfaction Rates

| June 1, 2017
Botulinum Toxin Injections Between the Brows Produce Significant Patient Satisfaction Rates

Study Highlights Patient-Perceived Benefits Botulinum toxin type A injections are the most common cosmetic procedure performed in the United States. There were 4.3 million procedures performed in 2015 accounting for 42 percent of all cosmetic procedures in that year, based on the Cosmetic Surgery National Data Bank Statistics from the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic […]

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Prostate Cancer Screening Rates Appear to Level after Recent Drop

| June 1, 2017
Prostate Cancer Screening Rates Appear to Level after Recent Drop

  Declines In PSA Testing That Came After Changes In Government Screening Guidelines Have Abated Declines in prostate specific antigen (PSA) testing that came after changes in government screening guidelines have abated in recent years, according to a new study. Writing in JAMA Internal Medicine, American Cancer Society investigators say about one in three men […]

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Historically Katy
Tri-County Katy

| June 1, 2017
Historically Katy </br> Tri-County Katy

Living in the Katy area can get confusing. While several hundred thousand people call Katy home, only about 16,000 actually live in the City of Katy. Folks are further divided by county lines. Katy residents live in Harris, Fort Bend and Waller Counties. The counties meet at a point within the city limits. Surveyors marked […]

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Discoveries June 2017

| June 1, 2017
Discoveries June 2017

GRILLWORKS DUAL 42 This will make dad put away all of his other grills. Two independent crankwheel-controlled grill surfaces that can be coupled with the flip of a lever into one large one, Asador tube frame, fire brick back, twin folding side trays and rotisserie make this unit a standout.

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Book Reviews June 2017

| June 1, 2017
Book Reviews June 2017

THE COMMUNITY GARDENING HANDBOOK Community gardens are “cropping” up all over, allowing neighbors to work together, grow together, and reap the delicious rewards of their labor together. As more people become interested in grow­ing their own food, community-gardening is exploding in popularity, as city and suburban dwellers try out their green thumbs. The Community Gardening […]

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What’s Underfoot in Laminate Flooring

| June 1, 2017
What’s Underfoot in Laminate Flooring

Laminate flooring is a multi-layer synthetic flooring product fused together using a lamination process. This type of flooring can accurately simulate almost anything — wood, stone, even photographs or scans of anything imaginable — by covering a photographic applique layer with a clear protective layer. The interior layer is typically composed of melamine resin and […]

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Katy Texas Schools, Sports, Students, June 2017

| June 1, 2017
Katy Texas Schools, Sports, Students, June 2017

Read about the achievements of area schools and students.

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Lexus RC Coupe and Kia Forte

| June 1, 2017
Lexus RC Coupe and Kia Forte

  Lexus RC Coupe | Starting price: $40,000 Any proper luxury brand like Lexus is expected to offer a sporty luxury coupe. It must have the obligatory front engine, rear-wheel-drive layout, two doors, swoopy styling and lots of power. The Lexus RC coupe fits that description very well. The RC is offered in several versions. […]

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2017 Good Brick Award Winner

| May 1, 2017
2017 Good Brick  Award Winner

A 1920s Building Receives A Facelift, A New Life And A New Family Since 1979, Preservation Houston has presented the Good Brick Awards recognizing outstanding contributions to the preservation, restoration and enhancement of Houston’s architectural and cultural heritage.

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Vibrancy in Art and Words

| May 1, 2017
Vibrancy in Art and Words

Houston Artist And Poet Carolyn Dahl Fills Her Life With Inspired Accomplishments Interview by Mara Soloway It’s rare that Carolyn Dahl creates artworks with muted colors. The vibrant hues she uses for her artistry are inspired by the first box of crayons she received as a child growing up in rural Minnesota. “I think I […]

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