Make a Splash

One of the most notable aspects of flying over the Dallas-Fort Worth region is seeing the landscape dotted with swimming pools in almost every other backyard.

Frozen Fun

Beat the Texas heat this summer with some cool treats. Locally, there are many shops that offer frozen fun for everyone. We’ve highlighted just a few of them this month. Enjoy, and watch that brain freeze!

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

July 2019 Around Town

FM9 Teacher Amanda Killough to Travel on Global Expedition Amanda Killough, a teacher at Flower Mound Ninth Grade Campus, has been selected as a Lindblad Expeditions and National Geographic Grosvenor Teacher Fellow in recognition of her commitment to geographic education. She is one of 45 highly respected educators from the United States and Canada chosen … Continued

Flower Mound Chamber Commerce and Cross Timbers Lifestyle Celebrate

The Flower Mound Chamber of Commerce and Cross Timbers Lifestyle co-hosted an open house April 30, and the May issue was unveiled. The Women of the Flower Mound Chamber were highlighted in the Women's issue along with party attendees food blogger Cara Price and Creative Elements' owner Lucie Hasek. Guests enjoyed cocktails and hors d'oeuvres while touring the newly updated Chamber offices.

Lewisville ISD Education Foundation Scholarship Awards Ceremony

The Lewisville ISD Education Foundation team and LISD seniors gathered for one of LEF’s most rewarding events of the year: the Scholarship Awards Ceremony at Lewisville High School April 23. LEF awarded 330 LEF Scholarships for $225,805 plus eight fellowships for $5,500. Congratulations to all recipients. For more photos, visit  

Bright Wealth Managements Presents LEF Golf Classic

The LEF Golf Classic presented by Bright Wealth Management was held at The Lakes at Castle Hills April 29 and grossed more than $100,000. The first place team was PointBank with Sam Pack’s Five Star Ford of Lewisville finishing second. In the second flight, Netsync Network Solutions finished first with Core Construction taking second. Martin … Continued

Independence Fest 2019

For as long as residents can remember, Flower Mound has been celebrating the Fourth of July. What began as a small community celebration has evolved into the incomparable Independence Fest, where thousands of residents gather for a day filled with family fun. This year, the ever-growing festival will feature legendary rocker Bret Michaels.

Wonderful Watermelon

 Watermelon Agua Fresca  Ingredients  1 medium seedless watermelon, cubed 1/2 cup water (or more as needed) 1/2 cup club soda 1/4 cup simple syrup (Boil equal parts water and sugar. Can be refrigerated for months.) 3 limes 1 bunch mint, chiffonade

Surf’s Up!

Looking for the perfect boat to take out on the lake this summer? David McIntyre, sales manager of Slalom Shop in Lewisville, suggests the Cobalt R5 Surf boat.