Get Your Style On by Shopping Local

As summer fashion fades into fall, local boutiques are readying their showrooms with the latest styles of the season. This month we’re featuring fashionable designs from Anything Bling Boutique and Haute Suburban Mess, A Mearle Norman Boutique. 

Local Table Brings City Vibes to the Suburbs

When stepping into Local Table restaurant in Cypress, you feel as though you’ve left the suburbs. The chic new eatery features scrumptious world-inspired fare prepped daily and expertly sourced from local bakeries and farms. 

Happy September!

Congrats, parents! You survived the summer! The kids are back in school, and it’s time to plan for the upcoming fall and winter events. We are so lucky that Cypress and the greater Northwest and West Houston communities offer so many opportunities to celebrate. There is something for everyone happening in our area. Check out the … Continued

September 2019 Around Town

Bridgeland and New Homeowners Raise Funds for Local Charities Bridgeland raised record funds for local charities during its Spring Giving Campaign. The community pledged a donation of $1,000 for each home purchased on behalf of buyers to one of the designated charities of their choice: Cy-Hope, Cy-Fair Educational Foundation and Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. Bridgeland shared … Continued

Cypress Families Enjoy Bridgeland Nature Fest While Helping Cy-Hope

Bridgeland’s 12th Annual Nature Fest attracted 8,000 attendees for a Saturday of fun, family-friendly activities and raised a total of $12,700 for Cy-Hope. This year’s headliner was Animal Planet host Dave Salmoni, who was joined by other wildlife organizations Birds of Prey, Crocodile Encounter, Texas Snakes and Wild Things Zoofari, each specializing in different creatures from many different … Continued

Entertain in Style Inside a Sunset Harbor Home

Entertain in style inside your own wine grotto, cozy up next to a gas-log fireplace, or shower your pet with love inside your very own in-home pet spa. 

Ruth Pataine Creates Earth-Inspired, Wearable Art

Each piece of jewelry in Michelle Becker's studio is a creative work of art. Some pieces are hammered or textured by hand while others contain opal or turquoise stones she carefully sourced from faraway lands. 

Helping Girls Feel Like Princesses

Inside a formal dress boutique the size of a warehouse, girls chat excitedly with personal shoppers known simply as fairy godmothers. Together the girls and their godmothers navigate aisles brimming with glittery gowns and dazzling accessories in search of a prom dress.

Meet Local Therapy Animals

 Name: Tarzan  Age: 19  Carson was 12 years old and on her fourth round of chemotherapy when she arrived at Paloma Trails for a playdate with a unicorn. She was sick from treatments, anxiety-ridden and had lost all her hair. Her mother, Brittany Cox, discovered the stable online and wanted her daughter to just give it a try.

This One’s for the Kids

Who gives life to kids cartoons? How does a cartoon go from a sketch on a page to a walking, smiling, laughing unforgettable character? That’s exactly the calling of Robert Paul Jr., a longtime children’s book illustrator, character designer and animator. Robert, along with his wife and fellow artist Danaka Gordon, own and operate SteadFast Entertainment. The media company creates…

Take a Last-Minute Staycation

Alley Leto is a mom of three who knows a thing or two about traveling with kids. When planning a family vacation, she considers things like travel time, kid entertainment options and amenities. 

Adventure 290 Scavenger Hunt

 From Chappell Hill to Elgin  As the summer winds down, consider taking a day or weekend trip with the family to discover the unique history of the small communities between Houston and Austin by playing the Adventure 290 Scavenger Hunt. Adventure 290 was created to reward you with prizes as you uncover interesting, historic gems as you enjoy all the Texas country has…