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Book Reviews Mar 2015

| March 1, 2015
Book Reviews Mar 2015

CAT LADY REIMAGINED Typically, the term “cat lady” evokes images of an unfashionable, unkempt and slightly unhinged spinster hoarding multiple cats. Cat Lady Chic serves up the antidote, celebrating the Cat Lady with a compilation of artful, playful and sophisticated images of some of the most renowned, beautiful and accomplished women in modern history with […]

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Excellent Wines and Houston’s Only Certified Master Chef

| March 1, 2015
Excellent Wines and Houston’s Only Certified Master Chef

Houston’s Only Certified Master Chef Fritz Gitschner Fritz Gitschner, former Executive Chef at the Houston Country Club, has created something very special at 60 Degrees Mastercrafted, located at 2300 Westheimer. There are many Master Chefs, but a Certified Master Chef is an other-worldly figure similar in rarity to a Master of Wine or a Master […]

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Subaru Legacy and Ford Fiesta

| March 1, 2015
Subaru Legacy and Ford Fiesta

See the new Subaru Legacy and Ford Fiesta




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Thrill of the Hunt

| February 1, 2015
Thrill of the Hunt

An Inspired Remodel Plays Canvas For A Homeowner’s Thrift Treasures

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Friends of the Library Groups

| February 1, 2015
Friends of the Library Groups

The Volunteers Provide Vital Behind-The-Scenes Help Although the enormous amount of work that they do to support the Fort Bend County library system may not always be visible at first glance, the members of the Friends of the Library organizations provide invaluable support and financial assistance to the libraries by holding membership drives and book […]

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2015 Boots & Badges Gala, Feb 7

| February 1, 2015
2015 Boots & Badges Gala, Feb 7

Annual Benefit To Be Held At George Ranch Historical Park Behind the Badge Charities, in association with the Presenting Sponsor, Motorola Solutions, is preparing for the annual Boots and Badges Gala, slated for February at the George Ranch Historical Park. This year’s gala will be held from 6 p.m. to 11 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 7 […]

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Katy Happenings

| February 1, 2015
Katy Happenings

Mark your calendar for upcoming activities and charitable events




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MEMORABLE WEDDINGS
Erin & Adriel

| February 1, 2015
MEMORABLE WEDDINGS </br> Erin & Adriel

For those who love football and weddings, the marriage of Lacey Clayton and Logan Berlau blends sports and romance in a spectacular way!




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Socially Speaking with Lori Gunn Feb 2015

| February 1, 2015
Socially Speaking with Lori Gunn Feb 2015

Fulshear’s First State of the City The one-year-old Fulshear Area Chamber of Commerce hosted its first State of the City address on Dec. 5 at Safari Texas. There were over 500 in attendance. The day was also Mayor Tommy Kuykendall’s birthday. He was presented with a Fulshear quilt that was made by his wife Rhonda and […]

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Cane Island: New Master-Planned Community

| February 1, 2015
Cane Island: New Master-Planned Community

The First MPC In The City’s Boundaries Will Build 2,000 Homes A1,000-acre site in Katy will be developed into an amenity-rich, master-planned community to be known as Cane Island, the first master-planned community in the city’s boundaries which upon completion will include over 2,000 new homes priced from the $200’s to the millions. Named after the […]

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Sale of Luxury Homes in Texas Continues to Increase

| February 1, 2015
Sale of Luxury Homes in Texas Continues to Increase

Texas Association Of REALTORS® Releases 2015 Texas Luxury Home Sales Report Strong growth in luxury home sales continued in 2014 throughout Texas’ largest markets, according to the 2015 Texas Luxury Home Sales Report released in January by the Texas Association of REALTORS®. The report cited sales volume increases from 9 percent up to more than […]

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Fashion – What’s in Stores Now Feb 2015

| February 1, 2015
Fashion –  What’s in Stores Now Feb 2015

FENDI from the Spring 2015 collection. fendi.com

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From Wine to Design

| February 1, 2015
From Wine to Design

MARSALA IS A ROBUST TONE FOR YOUR HOME Pantone, an X-Rite company and the global color authority, recently an­nounced PANTONE® 18-1438 Marsala, a naturally robust and earthy wine red, as the Color of the Year for 2015. “While PANTONE 18-3224 Radiant Orchid, the captivating 2014 color of the year, encouraged creativity and innovation, Marsala enriches […]

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Arts & Antiques by Dr. Lori
Top 10 Valentines Collectibles

| February 1, 2015
Arts & Antiques by Dr. Lori</br> Top 10 Valentines Collectibles

How you store your fine jewelry matters.




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What is the Best Carpet for your Home

| February 1, 2015
What is the Best Carpet for your Home

Guidelines To Make A Complicated Subject Simpler Finding the best carpet for your home starts out simple and quickly becomes complicated. You know you want something that will look good in your home, feel great, and most importantly, stay that way for years to come. So you go to the local carpet store or home […]

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the Editor’s Picks … Linda Anderson, editor & publisher February 2015

| February 1, 2015
the Editor’s Picks …  Linda Anderson, editor & publisher February 2015

MY FAVORITES:

-Baby Reveal Gone Wrong!
-Winter Cabbage & Potato Soup
-Best Chopper From Sur la Table




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February is Heart Month

| February 1, 2015
February is Heart Month

Change Bad Habits And Live Heart Healthy Not surprisingly, what you eat and how physically fit you are play a role in your health. Here are some guidelines to improve your health habits based on recent studies reported by the American Heart Association (AHA.) HIGH FITNESS LEVEL REDUCES CHANGEOF DEVELOPING HYPERTENSION People with the highest […]

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A New Trend for Teeth

| February 1, 2015
A New Trend for Teeth

Patients Want A More “Natural” Smile Rather Than Perfection By Judy Latta Not blessed with naturally perfect teeth? No worries. Leading cosmetic dentists with the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry say that more patients are now requesting cosmetic services that embrace naturalism over idealism. Whereas people used to want the most perfectly shaped teeth possible, […]

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Gifts of Love

| February 1, 2015
Gifts of Love

WILD WEST MOTOPLEX When it comes to powersports, Wild West Motoplex is your holiday gift source! We have a huge selection of Motorcycles, ATVs, Side by Sides, Jet Skis, as well as a fully stocked parts and accessories department. Still not sure what to get that special someone? How about getting them a Wild West […]

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The Katy Tigers, Through the Len

| February 1, 2015
The Katy Tigers, Through the Len

Photographer Captures A Phenomenal Battle For The State Title Text by Melanie Saxton Photography by Diana Porter of Design Online For the third consecutive year in a row, the Katy Tigers and the Cedar Hill Longhorns faced off in an epic battle for the state championship. Scores of Katyites showed up on December 20 at AT&T […]

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Katy Texas Schools, Sports, Students Feb 2015

| February 1, 2015
Katy Texas Schools, Sports, Students Feb 2015

ODESSA KILPATRICK “OUTBACKERS OF THE MONTH” Odessa Kilpatrick Elementary (OKE) “Outbacker of the Month” is the most prestigious award earned in the Outback. OKE Outbackers exhibit “Koalaty” character continuously. Outbackers are those that always lend a helping hand, always have a smile on their face, serve as role models and go above and beyond to […]

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