For Auld Lang Syne

While it may seem like just yesterday we were setting resolutions and embarking on new healthy routines, in fact, it’s time to embrace your inner Robert Burns and bid adieu to 2019. So, let’s prepare to raise a glass with friends and family to celebrate traditions, make new memories and reflect on the year gone by. … Continued

December 2019 Around Town

Highland Village Holds Holiday Lighting Contest The City of Highland Village is holding its 2019 Parade of Lights Holiday Lighting Contest. Entry deadline is Dec. 6, and there is no cost for entering. Judging will take place from 6–9 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 11, and winners will be announced on Friday, Dec. 13. Entry applications can … Continued

Third Annual Park Place Luxury & Supercar Showcase Raises $141,000

On Sept. 28, more than 4,500 people attended the third annual Park Place Luxury & Supercar Showcase at the Four Seasons Resort and Club Dallas to experience rare cars, live music, trendy fashion and refreshing cuisine. The luxury lifestyle event raised $141,000 for Baylor Scott & White Irving Foundation. Photography by Michael Ainsworth, David Alvey, Patty Blome and Rhi Lee

Liberty Christian School Heart of Liberty Gala Celebrates Staff

On Oct. 5, supporters gathered at Texas Motor Speedway to attend the Liberty Christian School Heart of Liberty Gala. More than 630 people attended, hearing from a very special guest, as well as participating in a Live Auction and Win a Car drawing. Dr. Blair McCullough declared it "… the best fundraising event that I have ever attended." $442,000 was raised to support the Staff Sustainability Initiative. Photography … Continued

Flower Mound Chamber Commerce’s Fiesta is a Sweet Success Southern-Style

On Oct. 26 at the Embassy Suites Grapevine, more than 630 attendees gathered to celebrate doing business FloMo-style. Guests enjoyed an auction, casino games, live music and delicious food. Texas Health Presbyterian – Flower Mound was the presenting sponsor, and the Flower Mound Chamber created a spectacular event reminiscent of the South with a Kentucky Derby twist. Photography by John Hudson … Continued

Ranch Hand Rescue Ignite Hope Gala Celebrates 10 Years

On Oct. 12, Ranch Hands Rescue hosted its 10-year anniversary gala, featuring dinner, drinks and dancing at the Embassy Suites Denton. 650 attendees helped raise money to support the organization's general operations and subsidized services for victims of sexual and physical abuse, PTSD, anxiety and other debilitating traumas. Photography by Shea McFarland, Prop-A-Razzi 

Expert Tips for Making Effective Wealth Decisions in the New Year

1. Define Purpose – Articulating and codifying goals, feelings and purpose for your wealth is a necessary first step to set yourself on the right decision path. Ask yourself, “What or who do I care deeply about?” The answer to that question should be a guiding principle for how your structure, grow and distribute your resources.

Deck the Walls

One of the most traditional holiday symbols, aside from the evergreen tree, is the Christmas wreath. This year, consider thinking outside of the box with these clever wreath designs.

A Texas-Style Christmas Morning

 Pumpkin Soufflé Pancakes with Hot Cinnamon Syrup  Yield: 8 to 10 pancakes  Ingredients

Gift Giving Guide

One of the most joyous and stressful parts of the holidays is giving gifts to those we love. What do we give to someone who has everything? How do we know what’s trendy and in-fashion? What are some unique gifts that will be a total surprise? Well, don't stress this season. We’ve got you covered. Check out our picks for…