Category : Houston News

Houston News / Blog - 5 months ago

A Treat Yourself Itinerary at BLVD Place

If, like Ishmael,you find yourself growing grim about the mouth, and feel nothing but a damp, drizzly November in your soul; if it’s all you can do to hold fast to the moral principles that prevent you from methodically knocking people’s hats off,...

Houston News / Blog - 5 months ago

Hello, June: Houston Food News This Week

June 1 marks the start of National Candy Month, National Dairy Month, National Fresh Fruit and Vegetables Month, National Iced Tea Month, National Papaya Month, and the start of the 2018 hurricane season. It also means we are now 20 days away from...

Houston News / Blog - 5 months ago

The Workout That Truly Makes You Work: SWEAT 1000

Lucky for us Houstonians, finding a studio or gym to meet your fitness needs is easy: There's no shortage of options, with workouts ranging from pole dancing to CrossFit, on every corner and in every part of town. There is one concept, though, that...

Houston News / Blog - 5 months ago

Heads Up: The HMNS Is About to Get Really Stinky

While it seems strange a city as accustomed to strange, overpowering smells as Houston would care about the stench of a flower, here we are—again. The Houston Museum of Natural Science announced that a rare corpse flower bloom is expected over the...

Houston News / Blog - 5 months ago

Friday Is National Donut Day, Plan Accordingly

I make a lot of jokes about National [Food] Day, and perhaps that’s rude of me. Maybe I should be a little more sympathetic to the hustles of food councils across the country doing the hard work of convincing people to get excited about cherry tar...

Houston News / Blog - 5 months ago

See the Seven Wonders of the World

You’ve no doubt heard people talk about the Seven Wonders of the World and wondered what, exactly, they are or where they are. The truth is that the original seven wonders, as established by the Greeks, don’t exist anymore except for one: the Pyra...

Houston News / Blog - 5 months ago

5 Things You Must Do This Weekend, June 1–3

Astros v. Red Sox June 1–2 | Minute Maid Park Settle in to the rhythms of summer at the ballpark with a home series against the Red Sox. If you need to bribe a non-fan to tag along, know that Friday night features a fireworks show courtesy of Occ...

Houston News / Blog - 5 months ago

See How VegFest Has Grown This July

“where do you get your protein?” is one of the many burning—and frequent—questions Houstonians can get personally answered at VegFest 2018. Hosted by the Houston Vegan Society of Peace, VegFest will host an “Ask a Vegan” booth and scheduled Q&...