(Not) Home for the Holidays

The holidays are a joyful time when family and friends gather to celebrate and count their blessings. For our community’s first responders, a holiday is another opportunity to save a life or protect the vulnerable. This month, Cross Timbers Lifestyle features three community members who, along with their dedicated colleagues, spend every day—even holidays—helping those in need. We are especially…

Pumpkin Perfection

Cara Price, creator of the Nourished Body and Soul blog, says cooking together nourishes the family in more ways than one—especially during the holidays.

Giving Back

Looking for a place to watch Thanksgiving Day football and do good in the community? Our Daily Bread Denton, in partnership with Friends with Benefits Denton, will hold Keep Denton Warm Nov. 22-23 at Game Changers Sports and Arcade Grill. Community members are encouraged to bring gently used winter wear items for Our Daily Bread Denton. A percentage of the…

Making an Impact

When making financial investments, many individuals only consider how those decisions will personally affect them. Jeffery Price—managing director and wealth management advisor at Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith Inc.—says individuals actually can make investments that have a global impact.

The Holiday Table

Perhaps the most enduring aspect of Thanksgiving is the act of gathering around the holiday table—enjoying a celebratory meal with loved ones, reminiscing, telling stories and lingering long after the food has been eaten. Kristy Mastrandonas of Kristy Mastrandonas Interior Design & Styling offers inspiration on how to create the perfect festive tablescape worthy of such a memorable occasion.

Thankful to Be Celebrating One Year!

As November rolls around, we’re anxiously awaiting the approach of Thanksgiving, the holiday season and time spent with our loved ones. The winding down of the year always brings about a time of self-reflection —remembering everything we’ve accomplished in months past, considering the good fortune we’ve enjoyed and/or the tough roads we’ve navigated. Hopefully, this reflection … Continued

November 2018 Around Town

Bridlewood Elementary to Hold Fourth Annual Bronco Bash Nov. 10 Bridlewood Elementary School will hold its Fourth Annual Bronco Bash and Cook-Off from 2-5 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 10. The community event will feature a barbecue and chili cook-off, a silent auction, vendor booths, games, activities, silly-string-a-teacher, live entertainment and fun for all ages. Last year … Continued

Inaugural Rhythms at the River Walk Event was Just Ducky!

Cross Timbers Rotary and a cadre of exceptional community business sponsors brought to life the inaugural Rhythms at the River Walk event on Sept. 15. A 5K, a family-friendly walk, artists and vendors, food trucks and a children's area delighted festival attendees, but the highlight was the Duck Derby featuring 15,000 ducks! More than $137,000 was raised to support Denton County charities.

Curiouser & Curiouser Evening for Education is a Success

LISD supporters tumbled down the rabbit hole to taste spectacular dishes and bid on one-of-a-kind items and experiences Sept. 8 at the Hilton Garden Inn Lewisville. The Alice in Wonderland-themed evening was in support of the Lewisville Education Foundation and ultimately the students and teachers of LISD. Many thanks to the business community and families who generously support LEF.   

F Is for Foodie

F is for “foodie,” a person with a particular interest in food. Someone who’s always up for trying new places and has a refined but adventurous palate. And this month at Cross Timbers Lifestyle, we’re all about feasting with foodies as we just scratch the surface of the fine eats and drinks Southern Denton County … Continued