Five Minutes With Vernon Wells, Vintner

by Kaitlin Street on September 13, 2018

Texas native Vernon Wells is a retired MLB player, who played for the Toronto Blue Jays, Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim and New York Yankees. With 14 years on the road, the three-time All Star,...

#WineDownWednesday: Brilliant Pairings ~ Edible Centerpiece + Jordan Chardonnay

by Robin Barr Sussman on September 12, 2018

Texas is starting to usher in cooler weather and more opportunities to enjoy outdoor entertaining or just hanging out on the patio. Celebrate end-of-summer produce with this nifty idea from Jordan Winery’s Hospitality and Event Director...

5 Unhealthy Eating Habits & How To Break Them

by Amanda Wilks on September 10, 2018

We’re increasingly prone to unhealthy eating habits, brought on by today’s fast-paced, urban-dwelling life. Mixing ignorance and a lack of time with skillful modern marketing, that makes it ever harder to resist temptation, is a...

#FoodieFriday: 10 Top Tailgating Hacks + Bonus Freebirds’ Recipes

by Bebe Brown on September 7, 2018

With the fall semester upon us, football season has kicked off. And, where there’s football, there’s tailgating. Score a tailgate touchdown with your friends and family this season by checking out these helpful tips and tricks...

#FoodieFriday: Fire it Up at International Smoke

by Gabi De la Rosa on August 31, 2018

The newest addition to CityCentre in Houston, the ultra-chic International Smoke, offers diners a twist on the traditional steakhouse experience. Bestselling cookbook author and lifestyle expert Ayesha Curry and celebrity chef Michael Mina debuted the...

Weekender: A Native Home at Austin’s Native Bar & Kitchen

by Daniel Ramirez on August 30, 2018

Native Hostel has been the name on nearly everyone’s tongue since SXSW 2018, when the new venue hosted a series of events that showcased just how relevant the east side of I-35 can be to...

Dripping Springs Welcomes New BBQ Restaurant, The Switch

by Natalie Gould Tomko on August 29, 2018

The team behind beloved Austin BBQ joint Stiles Switch recently opened a new restaurant in fast-growing Dripping Springs. Appropriately named The Switch, this restaurant blends classic Texas BBQ with elevated Cajun favorites. All photography by Michael Tomko ...

#FoodieFriday: Get Your Lobster Fix at East Hampton Sandwich Co.

by Gabi De la Rosa on August 24, 2018

Couldn’t get your East Coast beach cottage vibes going this summer? Don’t worry, because East Hampton Sandwich Co. has brought Yankee summer time to Houston year-round. The Dallas-based sandwich shop made its Houston debut with...