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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...
  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...
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...
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,...
Disclosure: We received complimentary tickets to attend the First Annual Eleven: XI Culinary Carnival. All opinions are based on the personal experience of Candace Williams. When I hear the word “carnival”, it conjures childhood memories of peanuts and cotton candy,...
A few months ago, as I prepared to attend BlogHer 13, my first blogger conference, I was in full blown panic mode. Stressed out about everything from what I would wear, to where I would stay, designing business cards,...
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It's. About. To go down, in H-town. Local chefs and bartenders are ready to show off their skills, and win your hearts at the first annual Culinary Carnival at Eleven:Eleven Restaurant & Bar on June 8. What do you eat at...
  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...
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...