Monthly Archives: August 2013

    • Firefighters “Fill the Boot”

      The annual firefighters “Fill the Boot” for the Muscular Dystrophy Association is going on in College Station for the next few days.  Thanks to our community, this annual event has…

      Written by Pam Amelia
    • A&M Aggies vs Rice Owls

      Tickets are still available for the A&M vs Rice game on Saturday, August 31.  These two teams haven’t met on the field since 1995.  Even though the temperature is expected…

      Written by Pam Amelia
    • Drought Tolerant Grasses

      There are several grasses that tolerate the Texas heat better than most. Zoysia grass loves the sun and produces a beautiful carpet of grass.  The most drought resistant is El…

      Written by Pam Amelia
    • School Is Open!

      Here it is again, that time of year when our precious children return to school.   Please be aware of the school zones and posted speeds.   Children as less cautious than…

      Written by Pam Amelia
    • Farmer’s Market in Brenham

        There is a Farmer’s Market in Brenham that sounds like a happening place.  According to their web-site, many artisans and farmers are displaying their wares on Wednesdays and Sundays…

      Written by Pam Amelia
    • What is Your Decorating Personality?

      Do you have a hard time deciding what your decorating style might be?  Better Homes and Gardens magazine has a quick quiz to find your decorating personality. http://bhg.com/decorating/decorating-style/quiz

      Written by Pam Amelia
    • CLF Bulbs Save Energy

      If you replace all the incandescent light bulbs in your home with Compact Fluorescent bulbs there will be a nice reduction in your energy bill.  The CLF bulbs give the…

      Written by Pam Amelia
    • Visit the Texas Castle

      KBTX has this incredible feature called the “Bucket List”.  It gives you fascinating and unique places to visit.  The one that caught my eye was the Newman’s Castle.  You drive…

      Written by Pam Amelia