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  Houston is heating up already, and things are getting even hotter this Sunday at the 3rd Annual Curry Crawl Competition in CityCentre. Last July, my husband and I had the opportunity to have dinner at Straits Restaurant. One look...
  Imagine this, you're sitting in bed scrolling through Pinterest, checking e-mails, and editing photos when your Facebook messenger pings with a friend offering you the chance to go to the Final Night of the Houston Rodeo as a guest...
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A lot of people are surprised when I tell them I used to play basketball competitively. Sadly, my career ended before it really began in high school, when my knee decided it was time to quit. On the bench,...
It is seriously hard to get excited about winter in Houston, when the AC in my house and car are still blasting and its 80 plus degrees outside. My daughter has only seen real snow once, and my three...
Hey Kristin, would you like to come out to The Orange Show and see Ford Sculptor Josue Maldonado speak about how he builds Ford vehicles out of clay? Of course I said yes, and then wondered, should I tell...
I was never into dolls as a child. Maybe it was because our neighborhood was full of boys, and when we played it was all Hot Wheels and Star Wars. You could say I was a tomboy, but then...
I'm always amazed at people that can open the box to a complicated LEGO model, with over 1,000 pieces, and methodically assemble it. The good news, when you build a LEGO Millenium Falcon, if it falls apart, no one...
The six week countdown to "The Hunger Games" sequel "Catching Fire" begins on November 3, and in the spirit of the games, Lionsgate is celebrating with a national victory tour. Fans in four cities definitely have the odds in...
Craft breweries are popping up in Houston, faster than new oil wells. Local beer might not have the profits of "liquid gold", but they're definitely on the rise. In 2012, Texas added 25 breweries ranking as the third fastest-growing state...