Summer Hot Spots 2018: Cross Timbers Edition

 Article Stephanie Hasbrouck | Photography Robert Ray Solutions  Looking for some fun family activities, or maybe a romantic date-night spot? You’re in luck. We've rounded up some perfect events and locations to make the most of summer.  Lakeside Music Series

Page Turners

 Article Stephanie Hasbrouck  Summer is a time for relaxing by the pool or the beach with a good book. The staff of the Flower Mound Public Library shares their summer book picks with us.  Little Fires Everywhere by Celeste Ng

Outdoor Entertaining

 Article Stephanie Hasbrouck  Update the grill, refresh the patio furniture or simply add fun accessories to create a warm and welcoming atmosphere.   Grill Master Become the ultimate barbecue master by upgrading your grill. The Weber Genesis II E-310 liquid propane gas grill ($699, Lowes) includes infinity ignition, high-performance burners and ensures consistent gas flow from front to back for even…

July 2018 Around Town

Liberty Christian School Warriors Claim TAPPS Baseball Title The Warriors claimed the TAPPS 6A Division I state title with a 6-4 win over Beaumont Monsignor Kelly Catholic at Crosby High School. Liberty (29-12-1) fought back from an early 3-0 hole to claim its fourth state title, its first since 2013. Their playoff road included wins over … Continued

Flower Mound Memorial Day Observance – A Day to Remember

Fallen soldiers were remembered during a Memorial Day program that featured the Flower Mound Fire Honor Guard, patriotic music, bagpipers, a wreath presentation and keynote speakers from the military and local leaders.  A special Wall of Honor comprising photos and bios of fallen heroes submitted by residents was unveiled. The Flower Mound Summit Club installed 20 flags … Continued

Dog Days

Ahhhh, summer. Time for backyard pool parties and family vacations. Time for kids to run after the ice cream truck when the telltale sound of its music turns onto your street to secure the perfect sweet treat to beat the heat. For the loud explosion of fireworks on the Fourth of July, the shriveled fingertips … Continued

Game On

Have Some Outdoor Fun this Summer with Lawn Games Perfect for any Get-Together, then Cool Off with a Couple Sweet Treats. Article Nicolette Martin Mölkky Throwing Game Dick’s Sporting Goods, $29.99 Playing Mölkky: In this Finnish throwing game, use a wooden pin (mölkky) to knock over wooden pins (skittles). Be the first to reach exactly 50 points to win! … Continued

Texas Lemonade

 Article Stephanie Hasbrouck  For the past five years, Priceless Caterings owners Duane and Lisa Price have been elevating gatherings with their made-from-scratch, gourmet cuisine. Their fully customizable menus feature organic, seasonal ingredients. Duane recently shared his perfect summer cocktail recipe to add a fun and flavorful Texas twist to any gathering.   Call on Lisa & Duane to help you ramp up your summer…

Fitness and Firearms

 Article Stephanie Hasbrouck  | Photography Robert Ray Solutions  More than 20 years ago, David Vaught had a vision of creating a technologically advanced gun range like no other. Last fall, that dream became a reality.     In November, David opened Crossfire Defense Academy & Range and Crossfit Patriot Way, two businesses under the same roof with a common goal – empowering…