Love Thy Neighbor

If it’s Friday, chances are Maria Ruemenapp can be found serving up food and smiles with her fellow Love Thy Neighbor volunteers at The Salvation Army’s kitchen in Lewisville.


As November rolls around, we’re eagerly 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 reflection—remembering everything we’ve done or accomplished in months past; mornings watching the Thanksgiving Day parade or afternoons spent curled up on the … Continued

November 2019 Around Town

WOFM Announces New Board Members The Women of Flower Mound recently announced its 2019-20 Board Members: DeVonn Smeyne, Member-at-Large; Stephanie Anderson, Programs; Nitu Vohra, Vice President of Fundraising; Karen Kenner, Secretary; Katie Kerpon, Parliamentarian; Megan Cross, Publicity; Debbie Pace, Treasurer; Jane Fouty, Community Liaison; Tiffany Waisanen, Ex-Officio; and Angie Cox, Vice President of Membership. The group looks forward to serving the Women of … Continued

LEF’s 1 Team, 1 Dream Evening for Education Scores Big

On Sept. 7, the Lewisville ISD Education Foundation (LEF) held its famed Evening for Education at the Hilton Garden Inn Lewisville. Guests tailgated and paid tribute to Texas football with the 2019 theme: 1 TEAM, 1 DREAM. Mary Jacoby was the event chair, and VIP guests had an opportunity to meet legendary WFAA Sports Anchor Dale Hansen. Photography courtesy of LEF

Second Annual Rhythms at the River Walk/Duck Derby a Family Affair

Cross Timbers Rotary, along with a plethora of community businesses and organizations, joined forces to host the Second Annual Rhythms at the River Walk Sept. 21. A 5K, family-friendly walk, vendors, kids' area and live music delighted festival attendees, along with the Duck Derby featuring 17,000 ducks! More than $140,000 was raised to support Denton County charities. Photography by Mixed Media Creations

Cozy Up Your Home

Take a cue from the Scandinavian concept of hygge and welcome the transition of summer to autumn with a relaxing refresh Pumpkin spice, apple cinnamon and a hot cup of cocoa. Fall is all about getting warm and comfy as a chill hits the air—preparing yourself for winter, and cherishing those final moments of summer.  … Continued

The Great Outdoors

Henry David Thoreau once wrote, “An early-morning walk is a blessing for the whole day.” Scientists have proven that Thoreau was onto something. Studies have shown that being in nature can greatly reduce stress and the physical ills that accompany it.

Family Style

 Jane’s Mother-in-Law’s Butternut Squash Bisque  When my children were small, we would venture to Virginia for Thanksgiving week to visit my in-laws. The weather was colder; the scenery was breathtaking. It looked and smelled like fall at their house! I cherish the many wonderful memories and great fun we had during those visits.   Food was always front and center because my mother-in-law is…

Movie Night!

The hustle and bustle of the holiday season is upon us. But don’t stress out. Take some time to relax and get into the holiday spirit. There is nothing quite like snuggling up by the fire and enjoying a good movie at the end of a long day. These holiday favorites are sure to transform you from Scrooge to Buddy the…