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Giving Thanks for Family Traditions Giving Thanks for Family Traditions

GIVING THANKS FOR FAMILY TRADITIONS
When I was growing up, we had certain Thanksgiving traditions. Most memorable for me was that our extended family would often gather at one of my aunts’ houses. The adults would …

Cypress Homeowners Deck the Halls with Treasure-Filled Elegance Cypress Homeowners Deck the Halls with Treasure-Filled Elegance

Founder Of Round Top Collection Celebrates Christmas In Style
Christmas comes early each year to the Krause house in Cypress — the middle of October to be exact. That’s when Jeff and Debbie Krause and their …

Houston Remains Strong Despite Economic Downturn Houston Remains Strong Despite Economic Downturn

A Conversation With Jeff Moseley
It was quite hot,” said Jeff Moseley, president and CEO of the Greater Houston Partnership, as he referred to the U.S. economy prior to the recession. “We have seen a dramatic …

Travel Smart with the Right Luggage and Accessories Travel Smart with the Right Luggage and Accessories

There’s a price, size and look to fit every traveler
I was in the midst of chaos in our neighborhood pizzeria/arcade that caters to the 10-year-old and under crowd when I got the call. “I have …

An Interview with an Artisan Aug 2010 An Interview with an Artisan Aug 2010

Local jewelry artist Cara Ellison Halbirt discusses the links in her chain
Q: Cara, you have a jewelry making business. Is this something you have always done?
A: I can’t pretend that making jewelry was a …

Survival Guide for College Freshman Survival Guide for College Freshman

By Annie Hale
Going from a senior in high school to a freshman at a college or university can be a difficult transition for many students. Here are some tips to help make that adjustment a …

Layla Grace’s Legacy, How one family turned tragedy into hope for others Layla Grace’s Legacy, How one family turned tragedy into hope for others

You’ve probably heard about her. Little Layla Grace Marsh touched many lives in the Cy-Fair area and beyond, her story reaching nationwide. In May of 2009, at just 18 months old, the youngest of the …