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Recover Your Smile and Confidence

| September 1, 2011
Recover Your Smile and Confidence

Dental veneers can jump start your new attitude Do talking and smiling make you feel self-conscious due to discolored, uneven, broken or gapped teeth? Do you feel that your confidence would greatly improve if you could repair your smile? If so, dental veneers may be the answer that will provide the life-changing difference you are […]

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Make Your Holidays Special at Mountain Harbor Resort on Lake Ouachita in Arkansas

| September 1, 2011
Make Your Holidays Special at Mountain Harbor Resort on Lake Ouachita in Arkansas

Outdoor fun provides the perfect family getaway Looking for a festive and fun place to take the extended family for the Thanksgiving or Christmas holidays? Moun­tain Harbor on Lake Ouachita in Arkansas might be just the spot. The Harbor offers an old-fashioned holiday experience with all the home-style charm and unpretentious comfort that families look […]

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What’s Hot And What’s Not An Early Peek At Trends In Fall Fabrics And Accessories

| September 1, 2011
What’s Hot And What’s Not An Early Peek At Trends In Fall Fabrics And Accessories

Whether you’re reupholstering a chair or brightening a room with accent pieces, you can do it with style just by paying attention to a few simple industry trends. We tapped into our sources at High Point Market Authority and Showtime, a twice-yearly industry show of the International Textiles Market Asso­ciation, to see what’s hot now […]

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Discoveries

| September 1, 2011
Discoveries

Curved Washbasins from the One Collection by LAUFEN LAUFEN’s legendary designer bathroom collection, ILBAGNOALESSI One, offers new ceramics with a lyrical design language. The One series features truly magnificent washbasins and a beautiful, exclusive, practical furniture collection. www.laufen.com _________________________________________________________________________________ POANG Rocking Chair from IKEA The POÄNG Rocking Chair, a modern spin on a classic piece, […]

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Take a Deep Breath and Stretch September is National Yoga Month

| September 1, 2011
Take a Deep Breath and Stretch September is National Yoga Month

A5,000-year-old practice based on Indian philosophy, yoga has gained so much popularity in the United States in recent years that the federal government designated September as National Yoga  Month. Yoga uses a combination of postures, rhythmic breathing and meditation that contribute to both physical and mental well-being. There are several different styles of yoga from […]

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Houston Gardens Can Show Texas Pride Five Colorful Flowers You Can Enjoy This Fall

| September 1, 2011
Houston Gardens Can Show Texas Pride Five Colorful Flowers You Can Enjoy This Fall

By Jennifer Miko Houston’s arid conditions have plagued most lawns and gardens this summer. And if you’ve given up on the “30 percent chance” for rain, you’ve probably given up on maintaining your flower beds. Don’t despair, there’s still hope for colorful planters and rows of flowers in your future. With fall weather approaching, cooler […]

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Pantone Fashion Color Report

| September 1, 2011
Pantone Fashion Color Report

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Book Reviews Sep 2011

| September 1, 2011
Book Reviews Sep 2011

A CONVERSATION WITH GOD A Conversation With God was created because life is challenging and one’s heart longs to understand. Author Alton Gansky’s book contains 55 of life’s greatest questions and answers. Each topic includes scriptural reference to explore the Bible verses. This is an engaging conversation with God, Jesus and key Bible characters who […]

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Fun For All On Florida’s Emerald Coast

| September 1, 2011
Fun For All On Florida’s Emerald Coast

By Elizabeth Anthony If paradise at an easy pace is the kind of place you prefer when you vacation, then Florida’s Emerald Coast is calling your name. This gem of a get-away is well within reach (two hours from Houston by air; 10 hours by car straight down I-10), and no matter what time of […]

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The Wines Of South Australia

| September 1, 2011
The Wines Of South Australia

By Denman Moody denmanswineblog.com Australia burst onto the international wine scene in the mid-1990s with some of the most coveted wines in the world — an occurrence similar to the lauding of vino from Italy during themid-1980s and Spain in the early 2000s. I first sampled Australia wines in the land Down Under at the […]

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Better-for-You Back to School Lunches and Munches

| September 1, 2011
Better-for-You Back to School Lunches and Munches

Add variety to lunches to spark interest in eating Making sure kids get balanced and nutritious school lunches and after-school snacks doesn’t have to be hard. In fact, it can be fun. Parents can ensure kids get a lunch that’s good for them — and that they’ll eat — by making it themselves with products […]

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Grilled Halibut

| September 1, 2011
Grilled Halibut

Marinating time about 2 hours, grilling time 4/5 minutes! Delicious!




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See The New Nissan Versa And The Ford Focus

| September 1, 2011
See The New Nissan Versa And The Ford Focus

The Nissan Versa if sweeping and stylish, yet the interior is positively cavernous.

Ford Focus has the luxury items and technology of larger, more expensive Ford vehicles compressed into a compact.




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Cape Cod Charm

| August 1, 2011
Cape Cod Charm

A scribbled note and great timing landed the Adam family this curbside stunner Some things are just meant to be. Jennifer Adam and her husband, Todd, met in an upscale neighborhood one day to check out a house that was for sale. “He was in his car, I’m in my car because we’d met for […]

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Katy Texas Events August 2011

| August 1, 2011
Katy Texas Events August 2011

BLACK TIES & BASEBALL CAPS GALA AUG 18 The Houston Astros Wives 22nd Annual Black Ties & Baseball Caps will be held on Thursday, Aug. 18, at 6 p.m. on the field at Minute Maid. Honorary chairs are George and Barbara Bush. Guests will enjoy a cocktail reception, opportunity to mingle with players, silent and […]

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Katy People and Events, Socially Speaking with Lori Gunn, August 2011

| August 1, 2011
Katy People and Events, Socially Speaking with Lori Gunn, August 2011

Top Chef Tour in Katy
Houston Stallions Playoff Game
“The Landing” Dedication




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Katy Texas Schools, Sports, Students, Aug 2011

| August 1, 2011
Katy Texas Schools, Sports, Students, Aug 2011

    TAYLOR ORCHESTRA PARTICIPATES IN CONTEST – James E. Taylor Orchestra members Kevin Cho (viola), Alyssa Thomason (viola), Jake McKinley (string bass) and Isaac Kim (violin) were selected as All-State Orchestra members. All-State is the highest honor a Texas music student can receive. These students were selected through a process that begins with more […]

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Actress Wins Behind-the-Camera Contest

| August 1, 2011
Actress Wins Behind-the-Camera Contest

Lisa Ashby’s passion for one-act plays leads to winning documentary By Cindy Ziervogel Before Lisa Ashby graduated from Katy High School in May, she was voted “Most Likely to Win an Oscar” by her classmates. And, maybe she will. Lisa is a talented actress as well as singer and is heading to Trinity University on […]

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Around Katy Texas, News and Info, August 2011

| August 1, 2011
Around Katy Texas, News and Info, August 2011

MD ANDERSON IN KATY CELEBRATES NATIONAL CANCER SURVIVORS WEEK. MD Anderson’s celebration of National Cancer Survivors Week (June 4-10) in Katy included a survivorship discussion group for those who have completed and are currently undergoing cancer treatment as well as their caregivers. _________________________________________________________________________________ VFW POST 9182 HONORS SOLDIERS. THe VFW Post 9182 Honor Guard raised […]

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Katy Business August 2011

| August 1, 2011
Katy Business August 2011

The Breast Center at Memorial Hermann Katy Hospital enlisted the services of Sonja Longbotham, M.D., a board-certified physician who specializes exclusively in mammography, breast ultrasound, breast MRI and minimally invasive biopsy techniques.   Dr. Longbotham is an associate of Southwest Radiology Association. She received her medical degree from The University of Texas Health Science Center […]

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Firethorne Firefish Swim Program

| August 1, 2011
Firethorne Firefish Swim Program

Coach Erin Robichaux leads new summer team Firethorne has built a new competitive swim center and already has close to 90 children on the first-ever Firethorne Firefish Swim Team. The pool is a six-lane, 25-yard-long competitive swimming pool. The Firefish, whose members range in age from the “6 and under” (20 children) to “13-14,” are […]

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