Getting Your Life Back with Dr. Shel

MEMORIAL Cover Story – In today’s society where hectic schedules and dual career parents have become the norm, the terms health and wellness have taken on a whole new meaning. The role of managing one’s health and wellness has become much more important – and complex – than in previous...

Lester and Sue Smith: Devoted to Giving Back

COVER STORY | By Lara Bell – I first interviewed Lester Smith many years ago on television, and I have been eager to see what he has been up to in the last 10 years since meeting him. Lester and his wife, Sue, prefer to spotlight charities rather than themselves. Their generosity and dedication to...

The Little Library That Could: Spring Branch Memorial Library’s Annual Plant & Book Festival

Cover Story | By Shirley Barr – Barbara Rathgeber, a longtime Hedwig Village resident and archivist for the venerable organization Friends of the Spring Branch Memorial Library (SBML), remembers when some of the older library books were stored in the bathtub. This was in the original little white...

Super Football Fans

Cover Story | By Lara Bell –  Houston is cheering hard this month as we are on the biggest stage in the world with Super Bowl LI on Sunday, February 5th. I was a huge Oilers fan in the 90s and am now, of course, a Texans Fan. I asked some Memorialites which teams they are obsessed with and for some...

Fitness Through the Decades

COVER STORY | By Lara Bell Photos by Michael Martinez Photography Styling by Full Blown Dry Bar – Over the last three years, I gained 45 pounds while going through my mom’s illness and eventual death last January. I ate fast food on the run and didn’t exercise. In September, a friend of mine and I...

1st Annual absolutely! The Best Readers’ Choice of Memorial’s Favorites

In August and September, we invited readers to our website to take an online survey to tell us who their favorites are in Memorial in eight different categories: FOOD • AUTO SERVICES • SHOPPING • HOME IMPROVEMENT • PROFESSIONAL SERVICES • ENTERTAINMENT  • CARE SERVICES • PET...

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