Summertime Fun

Summertime is a magical season. For many, summer evokes fond memories of childhood—sleepaway camp, family vacations and swimming until your fingers shriveled like prunes. Flower Mound in July means Independence Fest! We take a look at what’s in store this year on Page XX. July is also the perfect month to host a barbecue, and we like the … Continued

A Nod to the Gents

OK, gentlemen. You’ve waited patiently for your turn. Last month, we brought you our Ladies issue—it is ladies first, after all—and this month, we present our “Gents” issue, celebrating all things masculine. Of course, there’s Father’s Day on June 16—we hope you enjoy your weekend with a great round of golf, an amazing camping trip … Continued

The Merry Month of May

“April is a promise that May is bound to keep,” according to the author Hal Borland. You understand this sentiment if you’ve already found yourself putting the top down, throwing open windows while you still can or perhaps sinking your toes into the grass. May brings with it an abundance of joy—bright blue skies, a rainbow of … Continued

Spring Has Sprung!

Do you hear that? It’s the sound of nature springing to life after a long winter’s nap. Birds are chirping, flowers are blooming, and children are playing outside as the weather gets warmer and the days grow longer. This month at Cross Timbers Lifestyle, we bring you our Eco issue. We’ll look at ways to “go … Continued

“Home Is Where the Heart Is.”

It’s a common phrase meaning that our homes are a central place in our lives—where we rest our heads, nourish our bodies and make fond memories with loved ones. It’s the epicenter of our worlds, where we start and end each day, and keep our most prized possessions.   This month, we bring you our … Continued

Curating Creativity

It’s the shortest month of the year, but there’s no shortage of exciting things happening here in Southern Denton County. February is about rosés, three-day weekends, things that sparkle and cold weather that teases the promise of a thaw. It’s the perfect time to let your own creative juices begin to flow. When thinking of ideas for … Continued

Bring on the New Year

January marks the beginning of not only a new calendar year but also the opportunity for setting personal goals. Perhaps you’ve resolved to exercise more regularly, take up a new hobby or volunteer at a local food bank or animal shelter. Whatever your goals may be, we hope the people, places, and tips and tricks … Continued

Spread Good Cheer

As the saying goes, time flies when you’re having fun. And time sure has flown by this year as I can’t believe we’ve put together the final issue of Cross Timbers Lifestyle for 2018! It seems like just yesterday I was sitting down to write the January letter to all of you—talking about resolutions and … Continued

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

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