#FoodieFriday: Curbside Cocktails

by Robin Barr Sussman on August 14, 2020

Texas restaurants and drinkeries have just the sip for enduring social distancing at home with creative pre-mixed cocktails. The only rule for liquor to-go is that you must order food. No problem: Manhattans, sangrias, salty...

Five Minutes With Josh Merwin, Founder of the Houston International Sports Film Festival

by Gabi De la Rosa on August 11, 2020

Houston native Josh Merwin has loved sports since he was a young child. As he grew up, Merwin channeled his love for sports through his career as a sports photographer and filmmaker for several media...

Texas Essentials: 10-Year-Old Kai Walker, Baker and Houston Business Owner

by Gracie Watt on August 6, 2020

What started as a father-daughter hobby in the kitchen soon turned into the successful, keto-friendly business for 10-year-old Houstonian Makai “Kai” Walker. Now, this focused tween runs Kai’s Kookies, a “customer-focused keto, vegan and gluten-free...

#FoodieFriday: TRIBUTE’s Summer Menu Delivers Big Flavors

by Gabi De la Rosa on June 26, 2020

Amidst social distancing guidelines, The Houstonian Hotel’s TRIBUTE restaurant delivers not only safety and service but also delicious food. Pass through the front doors of The Houstonian Hotel, and you will be greeted by a...

Five Minutes With Morgan Alexis, Clutch City Dancer for the NBA’s Houston Rockets

by Bob Valleau on June 25, 2020

A North Texas native, astrophysics enthusiast and photographer, Morgan Alexis is also the newest member of the the Houston Rockets' Clutch City Dancers. (Editor’s note: Clutch City is the nickname given to the city of...

Five Minutes with Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo CEO, Dr. Chris Boleman

by Abimbola Farinde on June 18, 2020

With the early closure and subsequent cancellation of the 2020 Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the organization seeks more than ever to continue to maintain its core mission and goals....

#TXTips: Short Hair, the Long Game

by Julie Tereshchuk on April 13, 2020

With hair salons closed and our favorite stylists downing their scissors, how do we keep those short ‘dos in check? Houston’s celebrity hairstylist Joel Quinones, from Solaya Spa & Salon by The Houstonian, is here...

#WineWednesday: Wining and Dining Well During the Pandemic, Part Two

by Robin Barr Sussman on April 1, 2020

We’re back with our second installment of the Texas Restaurant Take Out. From New American to Tex-Mex (a margarita with that?), pizza and cold beer, to cheese shops with wine, here are our Top 10+1...