Archives for March 2012

Recycling: New Program, New Motivation

In February of this year, The Woodlands Township updated the recycling policy for residents. They now collect a large bin of recyclables every week, in addition to yard trimmings and scheduled bulky pick-up (to read the full policy, visit this website). This change got me thinking about my own recycling habits and how my state and country are … [Read more...]

Gardening for Spring: 5 Tips

This year, the first day of Spring is March 20th. In honor of the growing season’s arrival, I thought I’d gather some of the best gardening ideas and tips for beginners or the greenest of thumbs. The weather has been unusually pleasant, and now is the time to plan that yard makeover you’ve always dreamed of (and that will make your home more … [Read more...]

The Woodlands Artwork Series #7: Disc II

by Richard Rogers Sculpture: Core-10 steel, welded construction Base: Concrete 17 by 12 feet weighs 21,800 lbs. Gracing the grassy median at Timberlock Place in The Woodlands, this round sculpture strikes a dramatic contrast with the natural environment. The concentric bronze-colored circles create a narrow window for trees, and this … [Read more...]