Five Minutes With Collie Farley & Winston Caraker, Founders of The Palm Republic of Texas

by Haven Lindsey on August 15, 2018

Collie Farley and Winston Caraker grew up in Port Aransas. When Hurricane Harvey hit their home island in 2017, they wanted to send a message that Port A was bigger than Harvey. The couple drew...

#TravelTuesday: Chevy + BBQ = Most Texan Roadtrip Ever

by Leeza Dennis on July 31, 2018

Life is busy. Between work, family and a decent social life, there’s hardly any time for rest and relaxation. This goes doubly so for Americans. We work relatively longer hours than the rest of the developed...

#FoodieFriday: 10 Years of Cupcakes

by Gabi De la Rosa on July 20, 2018

In a city where foodies are demanding and restaurants open and close within a year, the award winning, handcrafted cupcakes of CRAVE have withstood the test of time---and are still one of Houston’s favorites. Now...

Country Music Star Cam Opens for Sam Smith on “Thrill Of It All” Tour

by Britni Rachal on July 17, 2018

Saturday night, July 21st at Austin’s Frank Erwin Center is set to be a musical night to remember for the Capitol City’s music fans. The sweet and soulfully upbeat Grammy-nominated Country star Cam opens for...

#FoodieFriday: Time to Taste, Vote and Win in Blended Burger Project

by Robin Barr Sussman on July 13, 2018

Love beef burgers? And mushrooms? You’re in luck. Twenty-five Texas chefs are tackling the James Beard Foundation’s national Blended Burger Project contest by creating meat burgers made by using at least 25% mushrooms. Chefs have...

Summer Fun Gallivanting Around Galveston: More Than Just a Beach

by Marika Flatt, with additional writing by Jennifer Simonson on July 12, 2018

Texas beaches are among the most popular destinations for family vacations. Yet, while spending hours jumping waves, soaking up the sun from a beach chair and swimming in the ocean are the main attractions, Galveston...

Andrew Lloyd Webber “Phantom” Sequel Follows Beloved Characters to Coney Island

by Julie Bonnin on July 5, 2018

In the Andrew Lloyd Webber sequel to the beloved long-running musical, “Phantom of the Opera,” the story picks up 10 years after the Phantom’s disappearance from the Paris Opera House and finds him living amid...

Summer Fashion Secrets to Beat the Texas Sun

by Merin Guthrie on June 29, 2018

And like that, here we are, the dog days of summer – the time of year when it’s impossible to get from the front door to the car without breaking a sweat. When we should...