A Tale of Two Periods

By Patti Parish-Kaminski, Publisher A friend recently coined this phrase in regards to the COVID-19 crisis, and I think it is spot on to define what we as a community are experiencing in regards to this healthcare crisis. You see, there truly is a marked difference from what we as a community experienced in...

Fort Bend ISD Responds to Latest Guidance from Texas Education Agency

Fort Bend ISD continues to make plans for the reopening of our schools, and remains committed to implementing plans that protect our staff and students while providing a rigorous instructional program both face-to-face and online. The July 7th announcement from the TEA is disappointing because the...

Family Law, COVID-19 News, Changes Going Forward and Topic of the Month “Narcissists, Lies and Addiction”

By Nancy L. Rommelmann PLLC Family Law Attorney Family Law and COVID-19 News – There is discussion in some school districts to change the school calendar, and some have already done so. If the school calendars significantly change, it will affect all possession and access schedules in existing final...

Minds-On Fun Takes Place of Hands-On Interactives! Fort Bend Children’s Discovery Center to Reopen July 7th

Imagination, curiosity, creativity and inspiration are not cancelled. Discovery happens at Fort Bend Children’s Discovery Center – A Playground for Your Mind™! The Discovery Center will reopen its doors on July 7th after temporarily closing for four months due to COVID19 pandemic.  Following CDC,...

Catholic Charities’ Mamie George Community Center in Richmond Becomes Houston Food Bank Neighborhood Super Site Serving Many More Families During Pandemic

Brief Facts: Catholic Charities’ Mamie George Community Center in Richmond Designated as Houston Food Bank Neighborhood Super Site. Food distribution will expand to 50% more families. Large-scale food distribution moves to Tuesdays only, 11 am to 5 pm starting June 30th. Catholic Charities’ Mamie...

The Rona Routine

By Patti Parish-Kaminski, Publisher In the past week, “The Rona” got real – real, real – as it returned with a vengeance. Prior to this unwelcome resurgence in viral disaster, I was in pretty good shape because I had devised a system. I had a Rona Routine, and it was working. I knew my limitations on...

I’ll Fly Away

By Patti Parish-Kaminski, Publisher I’m not a bettin’ girl. I’m no fun in Vegas. Sure, I love the shows and the shopping, but I just can’t watch my money disappear in a tiny slot only to receive nothing in return. Friends have told me for years that you get to play, you get to enjoy the experience,...

The Childcare Industry: Crisis in Texas

By Tim Kaminski, Gingerbread Kids Academy While the Coronavirus Aid,Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act was passed by Congress in a bipartisan effort to support many industries, one specific industry vital to our nation’s economy and recover is being left behind: childcare providers. The funds that...

Did You Gain the Quarantine 15? Here’s how to get rid of those extra pounds and also some options to maintain during the pandemic!

By Travis Johnson, DotFit and APEX Certified Nutrition Specialist Since the middle of March, many of us were under statewide restrictions, and we all started to be a little less active. Gyms were closed. Parks were closed. Trails for running and biking were closed. So, if you gained weight during this...

Your Safety Is Our Priority: Houston Methodist Sugar Land Hospital

Protecting the health and safety of employees, physicians and patients is paramount as Houston Methodist Sugar Land Hospital has re-opened services that were closed due to COVID-19. Hospital and Emergency Room Safety Measures Screening all employees, patients and visitors for high temperatures and other...

Filling in the Blanks During COVID-19

By Duff Drozd Law, PLLC People generally avoid thinking about estate-planning documents, but the COVID-19 pandemic encouraged increased interest in these documents. The attorneys at Duff Drozd Law, PLLC drafted numerous basic Estate Plans: Simple Wills for the disposition of basic assets, guardians for...

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