Where the Heart Is

To some, the word “heritage” merely applies to vague generational tales and a percentage on an ancestry test. To architectural designer Corey Van Trease, the significance of his familial and cultural background is intrinsic to his work and all aspects of his life.

A Warm Welcome

Make your houseguests feel extra special and welcomed this spring by creating the perfect, pampering guest retreat. Laura Christian, owner of Laura Design & Co., offers some helpful tips to make guests feel right at home. 

Plant Perspective

When it comes to gardening, Gerry Butler is all thumbs—green thumbs, that is. And it is his mission to help others in the community brush up on their own gardening skills.

A Touch of Nature

With the promise of spring comes the urge to clean and refresh our surroundings in hopes of creating a healthier and happier home. While many are busy organizing tangible items—from closets to pantries—it’s important to also cleanse the air and energy of the home. The key to achieving this: add a touch of nature.

Handmade and Reclaimed

Creating beautiful things from discarded materials is a way of life for Nicole Kraus. Her work is a reflection of her faith in God, whom she says has created something beautiful in her.

Young Artists

This month, Cross Timbers Lifestyle celebrates our many talented student artists, whose creativity is truly inspiring. Artwork by students throughout the district can be found lining the front foyer of the Lewisville ISD Administrative Center in Lewisville. Two permanent displays in the Employee Services lobby include pieces from Marcus High School and Flower Mound High School. Members of the Lewisville ISD Fine Arts Department, who…

Art in Motion

The LakeCities Ballet Theatre dancers will perform the popular, family-friendly ballet Coppelia March 29-31.

A Latte Love

When Carlos and Susan Palacio decided to pursue an entrepreneurial venture in 2013, their passion for coffee and people inspired them to open Trio Craft Coffee. This past fall, Trio merged with its longtime coffee provider and became Novel Coffee Roasters.

Fired Up

Breath is the source of life and the foundation of all yoga practice. Webster defines fire as “the phenomenon of combustion manifested in light, flame and heat.” Life Time Athletic in Flower Mound has combined both concepts to create a yoga experience like no other with its new FIRE yoga class.

Resolution Reads

1. Daring Greatly: How the Courage to Be Vulnerable Transforms the Way We Live, Love, Parent and Lead by Brené Brown