The Urban Winery

In a month that honors women, especially our mothers, we should make sure they are pampered and treated like the queens they truly are. That’s why the Urban Winery is the perfect spot to treat the lovely women in your life.

Lessons in Life

 Pauline K. Markward  Executive Director, Greater Bowie Chamber of Commerce  Pauline was born in Bowie and has lived in many states throughout the country. She happily replanted her roots in Bowie. Pauline is the executive director of the Greater Bowie Chamber of Commerce, where she is leading the effort in the Chamber to help businesses grow. She is the program coordinator for Youth…

To the Women We Love

Every year when May makes its welcomed return to our calendars, we can’t help but sing the line from The Temptations’ “My Girl” that goes, “When it’s cold outside, I’ve got the month of May.” This month brings with it an abundance of joy—bright blue skies, a rainbow of flowers and, of course, the celebration … Continued

May 2019 Around Town

Restored Women of Worth to Host First Mother’s Day Conference Restored Women of Worth from Restoration Bible Church is hosting its first Mother’s Day conference and honorary gala this month. Every woman and mother in attendance will feel honored, inspired, empowered and elevated to new heights by the dynamic, exuberant atmosphere of exhortation and love. This … Continued

This vs. That

 THIS – Bloomingdale's AQUA Cheetah Print Midi Skirt, $54, Bloomingdales.com  THAT – Amour Vert Mona Silk Skirt in Leopard Print, $168, AmourVert.com  Leopard print has long become a staple neutral in shoes, bags and accessories, but this season it’s having a moment in clothing, especially skirts. The leopard print skirt is definitely a must-have accent piece moving into the spring transition. The midi…

Here Comes Summer

Your bio says you started singing at the age of 2. Who helped foster your love of music?

2019 Night to Shine

The 2019 Night to Shine event held at Cresthill Baptist Church in Bowie had more than 100 guests and 200 volunteers and caregivers. The guests were treated to pampering with hair, makeup and a shoe shine along with an entrance on the red carpet. Local businesses donated their services, and many other volunteers made the evening unforgettable. Cresthill.org/nighttoshine  

A Trip of a Lifetime

Everyone deserves that much-needed vacation—a trip to the beach or a quiet town in the mountains while convening with nature. These are great trips that, fortunately for us here in Bowie, are within close proximity. We can leave home and travel in one direction or another to reach our favorite spot in a few short hours—be it salty air with sandy toes…