Holiday Wine Pairings

“Rich, full-bodied whites like Chardonnay, Viognier, Gewürztraminer and Rhône White Blends pair delightfully with many of the dishes found on the Thanksgiving table. For example, pumpkin soup or butternut squash with brown butter and sage is a delicious match for a richly textured Chardonnay. The warmer spices of autumn, like nutmeg, cinnamon and clove, are complementary to this style of…

Apple Cider Autumn Sangria

Mix up a classic fall favorite, apple cider, with a delicious sangria recipe that is sure to bring on the taste of autumn.

Welcome to 
Cross Timbers Lifestyle!

Hello friends and neighbors, and welcome to the premiere issue of Cross Timbers Lifestyle, where we’re inspired by community, and hope this magazine inspires you, too!
We’re thrilled to be your source for all things local here in the southern Denton County area–a gorgeous and inspiring place to call home. As part of the Cross Timbers Texas region, our community has…

Flower Mound High School Homecoming

Flower Mound High School celebrated homecoming with the annual carnival and pep rally on September 13 and continued festivities with a football game on Friday, September 15. Connor Lee and Mallory Harpole were named the 2017 homecoming king and queen.

Marcus High School Marquettes Drill Team Dance Camp

The Marcus Marquettes Drill Team Dance Camp was held on September 30. The camp had approximately 100 young dancers between the ages of 5-14 years old. They were taught dances, the fight song and fun routines the Marquettes perform during football games. For more information on the team, visit

2017 Evening for Education

This year’s 2017 Evening for Education put on by the Lewisville ISD Education Foundation was a great success. Guests participated in the best foodie event around and bid on silent and live auctions. It was a magical evening. A magician roamed the crowd as the theme was Make Anything Possible–The Magic of Learning.

November 2017 Around Town

When you walk into Grace Guajardo’s fifth-grade English language arts classroom at Donald Elementary, a buzz of student learning is obvious to any visitor. Students can be seen across the classroom in comfy corners or at whiteboard tables partnered with classmates utilizing Lewisville ISD district-issued iPads to complete classroom assignments. A pure example of one of the district’s four cornerstones,…

Pie Time

When November rolls around, thoughts turn to the Cowboys’ Thanksgiving day game, corn bread dressing, succulent turkey and pies. Heavenly pie crusts, fruit-laden or shimmering with golden pecans—whatever strikes your fancy, a traditional Thanksgiving dinner will most certainly include a delectable pie or two.

Soup is for the Soul

This is definitely the easiest and best way to make rich-tasting butternut squash soup, without having to peel and dice a large, awkwardly shaped vegetable. You start by cutting the squash in half lengthwise and roasting it in a hot oven. Scrape the roasted flesh from the skin, and simmer it with sautéed yellow onion, fresh sage, and a tart…

Mí Día Offers Homemade Mexican Cuisine

When Mí Día From Scratch opened its doors for patrons in late August, locals were not only dazzled by its extensive culinary offerings created under the direction of executive chef Felipe Guerrero and beverages but also by its stunning interior. Those culinary offerings run the gamut from Tex-Mex to Santa Fe to authentic Mexican dishes.