women agriculture
By accounting for the various roles within an operation, women’s contributions were revealed to be much larger than originally accounted for For several generations, women have been key to American agriculture and food security. Recently, women have taken center stage in agricultural activities, and their role has evolved to include...
Is your energy company doing all it can to maximize goodwill within your local community? A growing number of energy companies recognize the importance of being connected with initiatives that demonstrate their commitment to Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR). According to Harvard Business School, CSR is defined as “the idea that...
Lupe Tortilla Cedar Park
The original Lupe Tortilla first opened its doors in 1983, nestled in a 1940s frame house on the outskirts of Houston, and quickly received a dedicated following. After growing up watching our parents successfully nurture the first location, my brother, Peter Holt, and I took over the family business...
FOGO LAMB CHOPS RECIPE
Serves 2 Ingredients: 8 rib lamb chops (12-16oz total weight) 2 cups white wine (Chardonnay or Chablis) 2 tablespoons lemon pepper Juice of one lemon 1/2 cup of extra virgin olive oil 1 tablespoon salt, or to taste 1 cup mint leaves Vegetable oil spray Mint jelly and mint leaves for...
“Deep Flavors” is a perfect idea for that last-minute gift: sensational and detailed recipes, such as the familiar but reimagined favorite, Deconstructed Turkey, designed to produce a perfectly cooked bird with bountiful sauce and stuffing every time, or the different, but delicious, Texas State Fair Blue Ribbon Winning Mushroom...
The Art of Happiness
“Who here considers themselves an artist?” When a researcher asks a room of elementary schoolers, she’ll likely see over three-quarters of the room raise their hands. When she asks the same question of a high schooler room, she’ll see just a few raised hands. Ask this question at your next...
Sending Your Child Back to School Amid COVID and Chaos
Back to School time is naturally stressful for everyone. It’s natural for parents and kids to feel a little apprehension as the first day of the new year of school approaches. In past years, there may have been butterflies in the stomach about making friends, getting good grades, being...
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The U.S. has diverse and exciting travel opportunities! Whether you love the great outdoors, delectable foods and beverages, music and nightlife or thrilling adventures, vacations can provide entertainment and the opportunity to make lifelong memories. Let’s take a look at some travel destinations to match differing interests, all in...
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Each issue I like to make a special visit to a location such as a restaurant, hotel, entertainment venue, etc. to share with readers what my thoughts are on the chosen location. This month, I was very excited to visit our friends at Fogo de Chão to have a...
Reflection Pool
Chiva-Som Hua Hin is Asia’s first comprehensive wellness resort, providing proven transformations toward optimal wellness. Nestled in seven acres of tranquil grounds, Chiva-Som is a beachfront resort dedicated to revitalizing the mind, body and spirit (represented by its tri-part logo). Western practices and Eastern philosophies are brought together in...