#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...

Reflecting on Resilience in the Wake of Hurricane Harvey

by Clarice Brito Salcido on August 21, 2018

Time heals. One year after Mother Nature broke all the laws of meteorology and climatology, unleashing her might on our Gulf Coast, we have healed. That doesn’t mean there are no scars. It simply means that...

Five Minutes With Maria Sotolongo, Documentary Filmmaker

by Gabi De la Rosa on August 20, 2018

Maria Sotolongo, award-winning documentary filmmaker is debuting her second documentary, Changed: When the Dams Opened about the devastation Hurricane Harvey caused along the Texas Gulf Coast one year ago. Tickets for the first screening of...

Soar to New Heights with Virtual Reality Indoor Skydive

by Britni Rachal on August 16, 2018

Glide above the Swiss Alps---or dive down to Dubai---all from right here in Texas. It may too sound too good to be true---but read on! Yes, iFly is creating a “virtual reality” feel for flyers...

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...