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…

The Juergen House at Cypress Top Historic Park

The Juergen House, located on Hempstead Rd between Fry Rd and Spring Cypress, is among several historical buildings at Cypress Top Historic Park maintained by the Harris County Precinct 3 Parks Department. The yellow train depot replica on the park grounds houses the Cypress Historical Society.

Welcome Basket for Overnight Guests

Having house guests is always a fun time. To help make out of town guests feel a little more welcome when they visit, I like to create a curated House Guest Welcome Basket. This basket is in addition to the typical house guests items: body wash, toothpaste, lotion, shampoo, etc. When deciding on what sort of products I include in…

13103 Parc Cove Court

This dreamy traditional-style single-family home is on a cul-de-sac and part of the gated community Parc Lake Estates. Built in 2014 by JPatrick Homes, it is nearly 4,000 square feet situated on a huge wooded lot with no back neighbors. Schools in the area are highly rated, and the home is within walking distance to a nearby park.

Home Sweet Home

This month is our Home issue! There are so many images that come to mind when you think about what home means to you, and I’m excited to share these stories about the past and present in Cypress. When doing research for our feature story, I discovered the Cypress Historical Society at Cypress Top Park … Continued

March 2019 Around Town

Kailee Mills Foundation Accepting Applications for $20,000 College Scholarship Kailee Mills Foundation will award one $20,000 college scholarship for the 2019-2020 academic year to a student who has lost a parent or sibling in a car crash. Kailee Mills lost her life in 2017 at age 16 when she was in a car accident and wasn’t wearing … Continued

2019 CFISD Dance Showoffs

Dance teams from 12 CFISD high schools showcased their talents at the 2019 CFISD Dance Showoffs held at the Berry Center in January. Each dance team performed two routines at the event, which kicked off with a performance by the All-District Dance Team. 

Bridgeland Snow Night

Bridgeland held its first Snow Night for the Cypress community at Parkland Village in December. Revelers enjoyed snow sledding, arts and crafts, face painting, a spectacular light display and more.

DWR Construction Is Doing What’s Right

Doing What’s Right or DWR Construction is based in Spring and does all types of remodeling including kitchens, outdoor living, bathrooms and whole house renovations. The company prides itself on producing quality work for a fair price performed by great people. Owner Mike Arnett has been in the remodeling industry for more than four decades and is the former vice president of…

Giving Paws a Helping Hand

Abandoned Animal Rescue’s slogan is “Giving Paws a Helping Hand.” This nonprofit’s mission is to shelter homeless pets until they are placed in permanent homes. Founded in 2002 by three dedicated animal lovers, Angie Fenton, Barbara Schulz and James Gordon, AAR is entirely managed and maintained by volunteers. Abandoned Animal Rescue works toward ending pet overpopulation that results in the euthanasia of unwanted cats…