Unconventional Father’s Day Gifts

Still wondering what to get Dad for Father's Day? Give a gift with a fun twist like any of these exciting, off-beat experiences that are sure to make him feel special. 

Beach Bag Essentials

Bathing suits? Check! Sunglasses? Check! Summertime means beach time in Texas! Whether you’re thinking Galveston, Corpus Christie, South Padre or even Destin, Texans have plenty of options for a road trip to the beach. Don’t head out without these cool products that will make your time at the beach sun-sational!

Mother’s Day Gift Ideas

Filter Heart Snapshot Mix Photo Art | Minted.com | Price varies depending on size

Presenting Pantone’s Color of the Year

You may or may not have heard of Pantone, the company responsible for creating the guide to a mix of hues in CMYK (cyan, magenta, yellow and black) that is used in all aspects of marketing and manufacturing to standardized colors and ensure consistency. The Pantone Color Institute makes predictions about what color will be popular each year. Companies are already…

Gift Ideas for Valentine’s Day

 Gift Ideas for Valentine's Day

Can’t-Miss Holiday Lights Displays

Don’t miss these holiday light displays that are free and close to home!

Give Back Locally this Holiday Season

 Cy-Hope  Cy-Hope helps local at-risk children offering services to help them grow into educated and productive citizens. From Ambassadors of Compassion, a small group program that pairs kids with mentors; to the Backpack Program, which provides children in need with a backpack full of food every week, Cy-Hope’s focus is to make life better for kids in Cy-Fair schools. Cy-Hope.org…

From South Africa with Love

Peli Peli in Vintage Park serves South African fusion cuisine and features authentic South African delicacies along with American steak, chicken and seafood favorites that are prepared in chef Paul Friedman's South African style. This style includes marinades, seasonings and spices used in South African cuisine with Dutch, Portuguese and Asian influences. 

Freckles Boutique Keeps Kids Looking Stylish

 Article Peggy Garner  What started out as a part-time job became a full-time business for Ashley Payton when she purchased Freckles Boutique in June 2016.  "Freckles is a place where every child is unique," she says.

My Favorite Things with Peggy Garner, Cypress Lifestyle Publisher

 Article and Photography  1. My kids: Ryan, Delaney and Jack  2. My dog, Princess