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Sponsored: Get 15% off at USWallDecor.com

For those of you that haven’t heard of US Wall Decor, they specialize in wall sticker decorations for your home or business. Wall Stickers are a great way to decorate your home because of how easily they can be put up and taken down with very little cleanup. Wall stickers come in all kinds of…

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Spring is in Bloom!

Spring is here now, and it is the perfect time to stop to smell the roses so to speak. I love seeing the azaleas and red bud trees that are blooming in Fort Bend right now. Take time to notice them in your area; maybe go for a walk along an area with azaleas or…

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Are You Ready, Fort Bend?

Now is the perfect time to review your emergency preparedness and get your ducks in a row. This isn’t just any new year either; this is the first new year post-Harvey. As we in Fort Bend County continue our recovery from Harvey, it’s time to assess our emergency preparedness and plan / organize so that…

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Tips for Texas Homeowners to Know about the recent Tax Reform Bill

Now that Congress has passed the “largest tax reform bill in three decades”, there is unfortunately a lot of misinformation floating around – even coming from CPAs and other “tax experts” who purport to educate us about the changes. Part of the confusion stems from tax code changes in the Senate or House bill discussed…

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12 Hugs A Day Keep The Doctor Away

I felt compelled to write this blog article right now for 3 reasons: 1) it’s almost Valentine’s Day, 2) we’re in the midst of the worst cold and flu season in (my) recent memory, and 3) we’ve been experiencing some record-breaking winter weather. When was the last time you remember a layer of snow staying…

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5 Tips for Texas Home Maintenance in 2018

Please keep in mind that I’m not an expert on anything mechanical, plumbing, electrical, etc. I don’t have any training or skills in those areas. I’m just a homeowner (for 25 years) and RealtorĀ®. If you have any specific questions on some of these things or are uncertain, I recommend talking to a professional in…

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My Fort Bend Questionnaire for 2018

What a year it has been! We want thank YOU for your support as we continue to share local stories, events and more of what’s happening in and around Fort Bend County! As we move into the new year, our team would love to hear from you and get your feedback, comments, suggestions and ideas…

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Texas Winter Fire Safety Tips and Checklist

With all the house fires lately, we wanted to remind everyone how to prevent winter fires in your home. Home fires in the winter time occur more than any other season. As you stay cozy and warm during this unusual cold season in Texas, be fire smart! You can help prevent winter weather-related home fires…

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PHOTOS: Pecan Grove Christmas Lights

UPDATED on 12/23/17 – We set out on Saturday night to see the Christmas lights in the neighborhood of Pecan Grove. What we saw was truly amazing! First, a little history on Pecan Grove… Pecan Grove is a community with over 2100 homes located in Fort Bend County. It got it’s name from all the…

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23 Ways to Avoid Holiday Weight Gain

With all the parties, stress and baked goods, the holidays are a time when people tend to gain weight. It’s hard to lose the weight you’ve gained over the November-December months. That’s why holiday weight gain is one of the biggest contributors to total yearly weight gain for many people. Here are 23 way to…

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