Kelly Paull and Kerry Baker wore quasi matching black dresses and hosted their own “50 and Fabulous” party for their crew. Their family, which is rather large, is steered by the enchanting matriarch Kay Manning. Kelly’s three children, Sarah, Lyndsi and Kody, were accompanied by their significant others and offspring. Sarah’s clan consisted of Garrett Wilcox, Maverick, Brock and Aribelle. Lyndsi and Justin Cleveland attended with adorable Aiden and Amelia. Kody Philen brought his lovely fiance, Sydney Rambo. Kerry Baker had her three boys, Kasey Baker and fiance, Natalee Veazey, Kyler Baker and AshLynn Haley and Kyler Jr., Kevin Haley and fiance Renea Tomlinson. Children ages 6 and under took full advantage of the bounce house. Karen Fennell wore a gorgeous form-fitted melon dress. Rob and Nancy Sawyer, Emmy Lee, Chris Parker, Connie and Darryal Chandler, Mike and Rose Sladek, George and Johanna Nixon, Tracy (barely showing) and Gru Gonzales, Emily and Nicholas Stander, Trey Hudgens and Jessica Beemer, Millie and Wayne Garrison, Chad and Devon Alexander, Shannon Wacker and beau Brandon Tidwell, Gary and Theo Christman. Connie was the ballroom queen and husband, Darryal, escorted several ladies for a spin on the dance floor.

I have just heard about Bad Moms Golf. It’s casual golf instruction combined with cocktails and whole lot of FUN! No need to be a Kingwood Country Club member and the price includes equipment, shirt, drink ticket, appetizers and golf instruction. Bad Moms in June were Sherry Brown, Felicia Cumby, Chrystie Fite, Sara Kennedy, Karen Kung, Ashley LaBove, Brittany Love, Dawn McClendon, Bonnie Nerbonne, Jami O’Leary, Stephany Orr, Maggie Pate, Maribel Perrin, Kimberly Raphaeli, Denise Reed, Erin Selk, Katie Stowers, Amber Weaver, Lori Welborn and Christy Wright. I know so many more BAD MOMS who are not on this list!

The Tin Cup Anniversary Celebration is all about commemorating the 25th anniversary of the filming of the movie “Tin Cup.” Many locals were in the movie playing extras and some just simply witnessed history. There will be several ways for you to participate. You may play golf, tennis, attend the gala or do all three! This event benefits two worthy causes: Humble Area Assistance Ministries (H.A.A.M.) and Employer Partner Care Foundation (E.P.C.F.). Gala chair Linda Prator is planning a fabulous evening with dinner, dancing to a live band, and a silent auction featuring vacation stays, restaurant packages, spa packages and more! The committee for the 25th anniversary kicked off their planning by having a “Tin Cup” watch party. Some of those in attendance were Rachel Harlin, Onnie Sherrer, Linda and David Prator, Ann Viault and Larry Polich.

Greater East Montgomery Chamber held their Thirsty Thursday event at Zammitti’s Italian Ristorante at the Harbor. The guests were “glistening” from the excessive temperatures while enthusiastically networking: Allison McCrady, Stan Holibaugh, Juanita Zavala, Jim Carranza, Bill Hildebrandt, Diane Heinricks, Linda Robertson and Lagala Doran. Also recognized were Gregg Mielke, Leslie Shatto, Donna Ballard, Chris Johnsen, and David Harris. ABWA was represented by Kristena Hackett, Carol Nagel, Kim Stengel, Diana VanHorn, Karen Palmisano, Myra Bruns and Janet Sisler. Bob Robertson, owner of K-AIR radio, won the grand prize. The next Thirsty Thursday is scheduled for July 15. Tyler Jones did an excellent job with his photography as always!

Get over to Kingwood Farmers Market — they have over 40 vendors each Thursday from 3-7 p.m. Lots of great booths including Fresh Yard Eggs, Jelly Girl, Law Ranch Cattle, Hidden Treasure Gardening. For an up to the minute listing, visit their website at kwdfarmersmarket.com.

July Birthdays: Elizabeth Lurie, Lindsay Turner, Leslie Shatto, Jill Morrison, Ellen Fankell, Hildy Bubier, Michelle Wilson, David Bubier, Michelle Golden, Carmen Crenshaw, Marie Halvatzis, Clarissa Butsch, Erin Holley, Charlotte Elizondo, Kristen Satterwhite, Gary Christman, Scott Brady, Mary Hubbard, Laurie Knox, Diane Blanco, Melissa Lanier, Asha Cleveland, Michael Sladek, Eric Skiles, Anne Viault, Alicia Barker, Gru Gonzolez, Dianne Price, Kerri Lewis, Janice Fox, Jen Karlstrom, Diane Hertzenberg, Bebe Turner, and Robyn Choiniere.

Humble Area Assistance Ministries Pillars of the Community Event, chaired by Emily Stander, will feature dueling pianos. This will be such a fun event to attend and a great cause. This year’s Pillars of the Community are Danell Fields, Nancy and Kenny Shortsleeve and the City of Humble. Consider sponsoring or attending this fun event and support an amazing community organization. haamministries.org/pillars-of-the-community

H.A.A.M. is doing a back-to-school sneaker drive for children ages K-12. Donations of NEW sneakers will be accepted until Aug. 16. For more information, contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

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