Horizon House

Horizon House

By: Sharon Aron Baron As I was going through all the historical items that were lent to me by Realtor Edie Grien,  I found this unusual sales brochure for a home here called the “Horizon House”.   I showed it to my husband who looked at this disbelievingly,  “Oh my God, I’ve been to this house […]

The Woodlands introduces the “Cypress” Model

The Woodlands introduces the “Cypress” Model

By: Sharon Aron Baron The Cypress Model – Vista Villa circa 1968 The brochure reads: A distinctive interpretation of the graceful, clean lines inherent in contemporary design, delicately softened by the warmth of beautiful paneling, in a fascinating Two-Bedroom Idea Home, accenting spacious living inside and out….and located in a fairway setting surrounded by magnificent […]

Lexicon of the Obsolete

While riding along Alligator Alley the other day, my husband and I tried to think of obsolete items from our past that we don’t hear about anymore.   If you recognize these items, then you probably lived during the 60’s and 70’s.   If you don’t, then congratulations –   You are most likely under 40 years old. […]

Woodlands Country Club Video

Woodlands Country Club Video

Video of Woodlands Country Club – East Golf Course Check out this promotion of our beautiful golf course here from WHJY/PlayGolfRI.com’s “Florida Golf Destination Tour”.  In it you will see neighbors Steve Buck and Mike Sahr.  If you get a chance, come check out our beautiful Golf Courses here.  Too bad the video was taken […]

Why the School Board Election Matters to us

Why does our School Board Member choice matter?  Why do our schools even matter?   Well, even though you may not have children in public schools, there is an entirely new generation of younger couples that are buying homes in the Woodlands that are looking for a good education for their children. Woodlands-endorsed candidate Dave Thomas will […]