November 2016 – Exclamation Points!

Giving Thanks – Henry David Thoreau said, “I am grateful for what I am and have. My thanksgiving is perpetual.” While most of us only think of Thanksgiving once a year, I appreciate Thoreau’s yearlong sentiment. Thanksgiving truly is a state of mind – one to call upon throughout the year – ...

October 2016 – Exclamation Points!

Galas, Ghosts and Great Times – October finally brings us a much needed respite from the summer heat, and along with that, so many fun fall activities. From the Needville Harvest Festival to numerous galas to Ghosts and Grubs, I love our fall community events. And speaking of ghosts, this month’s...

September 2016 – Exclamation Points!

To Vote or Not To Vote . . . Voting seems to be top of mind with everyone these days. No matter where you go, the topic of voting enters the conversation. So, what better time to launch our annual Readers’ Choice competition? Now through September 30th, go online at absolutelybrazos.com and vote for the...

August 2016 – Exclamation Points!

Coming Together Ready or not, the beginning of a new school year is almost here. Where did the summer go? We’ll soon jump back into the routine of early mornings, busy schedules and full backpacks. As the saying goes, it takes a village to raise a child, and our absolutely! Back to School section is here...

July 2016 – Exclamation Points!

Let Freedom Ring!   Each July 4th as we celebrate our nation’s birthday, independence is top of mind, and this year is no different. Tim and I recently attended Fort Bend Salutes celebrating Fort Bend’s graduating seniors who have enlisted in the U.S. Armed Forces. We were so impressed and honored by...

June 2016 – Exclamation Points!

Summertime: Making Memories – Just as June marks the beginning of summer, it also marks a tradition of blissful memories at absolutely! Brazos:  our summer wedding issue.  I love this issue where we feature the beautiful brides and weddings in our community. Over the years, I’ve heard so many words...

May 2016 – Exclamation Points!

Every year it seems that the month of May cannot arrive soon enough.  For those of us with children, May marks a huge milestone. Our kids are getting out of school making plans for the summer and best of all, Mother’s Day arrives.  As a mother, this is absolutely one of my favorite days of the year.  I...

April 2016 – Exclamation Points!

Road Trips and the Wisdom of Care Like clockwork, each April our kids ask us the following question: What are we doing for summer vacation? You would think by now – knowing the query was coming – we would have a definitive answer prepared, but alas, the question always prompts much in depth and at times,...

March 2016 – Exclamation Points!

Spring Has Sprung? It’s spring in Texas and that means three things: bluebonnets, unpredictable weather and of course, Texas Independence Day. This year marks 180 years since Texas won its independence from Mexico, and our rich heritage as Texans is still alive and well today.  The Fort Bend County Museum...

February 2016 – Exclamation Points!

The Month of Love “Spread love everywhere you go. Let no one ever come to you without leaving happier.”  Mother Teresa in her infinite wisdom and genuine love for mankind summed up her feelings about love and sharing it with others with these words.  I couldn’t agree more. February, the month of...

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