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Christmas Traditions from Germany

A LITTLE PIECE OF HISTORY | By Joan Frances – Christmas is the most celebrated holiday of the year. Highly anticipated thoughts of Santa...
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Changing Keys

Kassidi McKayla Kaminski is a sophomore studying Psychology in the Liberal Arts Honors Program at The University of Texas at Austin. After...
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Harvey Won’t Stop Child Advocates of Fort Bend’s Christmas Home Tour

Hurricane Harvey left a path of destruction across Fort Bend County and the Houston Metropolitan area but even the wrath of Hurricane Harvey won’t...
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Give a Fall Facelift to Outdoor Entertaining

Whether it’s pumpkin spice everything, sweater weather or the anticipation of the holidays, there are many reasons to be excited about this time of...
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Homebuyers Can Find Joy in Aliana During Busy Sales Season

New sections in fast-selling Aliana are now open for presales as the community moves into an expected busy holiday season. With the latest demand for...
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Fort Bend ISD Hosts Mental Health Awareness and Wellness Event for Community

The evening of October 11th at the Clements High School auditorium wasn’t just an evening to sit and listen to a presentation. Speaker Joshua...
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Sienna Plantation Wins Community of the Year

Sienna Plantation edged out its younger competitors at the October 7th Greater Houston Business Association’s (GHBA) Houston’s Best PRISM Awards...
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Pumpkin-Perfect Autumn Recipes

Fall is perfect for making time for fun before the busy holiday season – go for a fall picnic, visit your local orchard or pumpkin patch and take...
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Living the Sweet Life: Are you a Bee Keeper or a Bee Helper?

To “bee” or not to “bee” – that is my question.  I am assured that as my faithful readers you guys already know that I have a garden. Many...
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recent from NEWSWORTHY Harvey Won’t Stop Child Advocates of Fort Bend’s Christmas Home Tour
Harvey Won’t Stop Child Advocates of Fort Bend’s Christmas Home Tour Hurricane Harvey left a path of destruction across Fort Bend County and the Houston Metropolitan area but even the wrath of Hurricane Harvey won’t stop this Fort Bend County event, scheduled for December 8th and 9th. A Fort Bend holiday tradition, the Tour offers guests the opportunity to view beautifully...
recent from HEART OF THE BEND November 2017 – Out & About in the Heart of the Bend
November 2017 – Out & About in the Heart of the Bend Loggins Jewelers partnered with Fort Bend Seniors Meals on Wheels to help Hurricane Harvey relief efforts. A series of happy hours were held at the store and with any jewelry purchase, 20% of the proceeds were donated to Meals on Wheels for seniors in Fort Bend County.  Neighbors helping...
recent from HOMETOWN HEROES Hometown Heroes: Michael Spiech
Hometown Heroes: Michael Spiech By Joan Frances – Fort Bend County is blessed to have an exceptional list of organizations dedicated to helping the less fortunate in the area. Mamie George Community Center addresses many of the community’s needs, with an emphasis on low-income residents and seniors. They provide food, rent,...
recent from PUBLISHER'S PREVIEW October 2017 – Exclamation Points!
October 2017 – Exclamation Points! “H” Words – When my kids were little, the word “hate” reared its ugly head in their vocabulary.  They would strongly profess that they “hated” someone or something, and I would always tell them that we do not hate, and we do not use that word. We may strongly dislike something, but we do...
recent from FEATURES Christmas Traditions from Germany
Christmas Traditions from Germany A LITTLE PIECE OF HISTORY | By Joan Frances – Christmas is the most celebrated holiday of the year. Highly anticipated thoughts of Santa Claus bringing gifts consume the minds of small children. Exploring the attic to find hidden treasures for the Christmas tree and the smell of delectable food...
recent from HIGH SCHOOL HOT SHOT Meet Jenny Cheng
Meet Jenny Cheng By Joan Frances – As a senior at William P. Clements High School, Mengying “Jenny” Cheng has accomplished more in four years of high school than most students. She excels in academics, is a respected leader and is a generous humanitarian. With so much to offer the world, Jenny is headed for a...