A Full, Fresh Menu Fit for a Brunch Feast

Salute to Moms Mother’s Day is the perfect excuse to enjoy brunch with your favorite people. These recipes for Easy Brunch Quiche, Savory Cheese Balls and Lemon Blueberry Trifle provide a full menu to feed your loved ones from start to finish and show Mom just how much you appreciate her all year long! A...

Houston Methodist Neal Cancer Center at Sugar Land to Celebrate National Cancer Survivors Day on June 1st

Houston Methodist Neal Cancer Center at Sugar Land is joining nearly 18 million United States cancer survivors and survivors from around the world in celebrating the 36th Annual National Cancer Survivors Day® this year. Also being recognized are the many family members, caregivers and health care...

Israel, Birthdays and Re-Invigorated Faith!

Q: How to celebrate your wife’s 60th birthday? A: Take her to Israel for two weeks of long, hot, dirty, life-changing hikes all over the Promised Land! Nancy and I went together to Israel during our first term in Congress in 2009.  Since we were part of a group from Congress, our trip was heavy with...

The Sweet Life Gardener – Aloe Vera

Hey Sweet Lifers! About ten years ago, a neighbor asked me if I would like some aloe vera for my garden. I was barely wet under the ears with my gardening skills, and I planted the tiny little things under a tree out in what is now the Sweet Life Garden. Over the years those “little” aloe sprouts grew...

A Bouquet of Rosés For Mom

Salute to Moms the drunken cyclist By Jeffrey M. Kralik, Ph.D. www.thedrunkencyclist.com There was never so much as a drop of alcohol in my house growing up in the Midwest.  Sure, my father drank the occasional beer, but that was rare, and when he did, it was something regrettable like Red, White, and...

Summer Traveling for the Ages

By Tanya Sterling – It’s almost summer time and just about time to book your family’s vacation. Of course, families with children are comprised of various ages, including kids, teenagers and young adults. Let’s discuss how to  successfully travel and enjoy your time with the various age...

Houston Methodist Welcomes Neurologist Darine Kassar, M.D.

Houston Methodist Sugar Land Hospital is pleased to welcome board-certified neurologist, Darine Kassar, M.D. to Houston Methodist Sugar Land Neurology Associates. Kassar is the only neuromuscular physician in Fort Bend County. She treats conditions such as ALS, Guillain Barre syndrome, muscular dystrophy and...

absolutely! Elections

May 6th Election Lamar Consolidated ISD, Katy ISD and Needville ISD Many school districts in Fort Bend have candidates on the ballot for the upcoming May 6th election, including Lamar Consolidated ISD, Katy ISD and Needville ISD. Early voting begins April 24th at multiple locations throughout the county...

Fort Bend Business Coalition

Fort Bend Business Coalition Endorses School Board Trustee Candidates in May 6th General Election: Fort Bend, Lamar Consolidated, Katy and Needville ISD’s The Fort Bend Business Coalition (FBBC), an organization dedicated to promoting a pro-business environment throughout Fort Bend County, has endorsed...

Fort Bend Women Make Fort Bend Strong!

Since 1987, every March has been Women’s History Month in the United States. This is a month dedicated to the contributions women have made to society, history and culture. All of us have one woman who should be honored – our mother. My mother celebrated her 84th birthday last month. She is the best...

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