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    • What’s so Great about Bonterra at Woodforest?

      Why would anyone want to live in Bonterra at Woodforest? When it comes time for couples to consider their retirement, one major challenge can be determining where to call home. For many, the idea of a pre-planned, organized, and managed community is the perfect situation. Not only does an active lifestyle offer residents an alternative to the sedentary life, but they also facilitate opportunities to get involved...

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    • Introductory Tips for Staging a Home for Sale

      Introductory Tips for Staging a Home for Sale In any housing market, a seller wants their home to be the one that stands out. However, it's also important that their home is at the top of a buyer's memory for the right reasons. While personal belongings and unconventional paint colors may be just what makes a house a home, buyers may remember those features as...

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    • Eat Healthy and Improve the Mind

      Eat Healthy and Improve the Mind As men and women age, it is natural to fear Alzheimer’s could destroying the mind. But according to recent studies in London, there is a lot a person can do to prevent Alzheimer’s just by changing his or her diet.   What Diet is Recommended? Although eating healthy is always important, scientists now believe that the MIND diet will help...

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    • A Brief History of The Woodlands

      The Woodlands: The Canvas Beneath the Masterpiece In 1964, with an impressive use of the gift of foresight George Mitchell purchased 2,800 acres from the Grogan Cochran Lumber Co. Ten years and 300 purchases later a 17,455-acre canvas was home to the masterpiece known as The Woodlands. In 1974 Mitchell’s vision of incorporating the existing woods into the landscape of town became a reality when...

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    • Top 10 Things to Do in The Woodlands

      Top 10 Things to Do in The Woodlands The Woodlands, TX is a wonderful community for active adults 50 and up. No matter what your interests are, there's many interesting and fun activities taking place around and near town. If you currently live in The Woodlands or are considering moving to an active living community, try out these great 10 activities in the area:   Catch...

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    • Top Local Spots to Watch the Games Near The Woodlands

      Top Local Spots to Watch The Games Near The Woodlands Football is back! Are you ready to cheer on your favorite collegiate or NFL team this season now that you have settled into your home in The Woodlands? Are you looking for a local sports bar to celebrate your team’s big win with a crowd? We’ve compiled a list of top sports bars close to The Woodlands where...

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    • Downsizing for a Carefree Future

      Downsizing for a Carefree Future After spending decades in a home making memories, collecting prized possessions, and having the freedom to retreat to an office or den to get some much needed peace and quite, the idea of downsizing is enough to create anxiety in almost anyone. Downsizing means moving to a smaller home, purging items, reorganizing routines, and embarking on a journey into the...

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    • September Upcoming Events in The Woodlands, TX

      Upcoming Events in The Woodlands This Month Autumn and back to school season are upon us, and with them comes a lively month near your home in The Woodlands! With summer vacation officially at an end, many great events are coming to The Woodlands area that families and local homeowners will love. These fun events will happen throughout September:   September 10 - October 15,...

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    • Local Disaster Relief Volunteer Opportunities

      In the wake of Hurricane Harvey, our local community has come together in support of all those affected by Hurricane Harvey. While a lot has been accomplished, we still have a long way to go and our community is still seeking local volunteers to help! Here are some local volunteer opportunities below:   Community Disaster Relief Distribution Assist with distribution of donated items to those...

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    • 10 Books to Add to Your Reading List

        If you blew through last month's reading list - we've got another set of interesting books to add to your list! Revisit classics or find a new author with these reading recommendations.   The Curious Charms of Arthur Pepper by Phaedra Patrick After finding a mysterious bracelet among his late wife's possessions, 69-year-old Arthur Pepper breaks from his routine and embarks on a quest to...

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