Monday, April 6, 2020
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...
    Timeshift with Blackberry & Verizon Wireless Thursday night in Chicago started out kinda strange. Lacey, Rachel and I left the Big Toy Book party, hopped in a cab and were headed to the Verizon Wireless Time Shift party. One would...
I don't need a reason to want to spend a night, or several, at the JW Marriott San Antonio. Its my favorite resort in all of Texas. Actually I must confess, the beautiful property surrounded by the Hill Country,...
I wasn't trying to play stump the concierge when I asked, "Can you tell me how to get to the Charlie Brown statues?" From the looks of the front desk staff at the Graves 601 hotel, they thought they...
I know a Houston staycation in the middle of summer doesn't sound very glamorous or exciting. But, what if we were talking about a night at one of Houston's trendiest hotels with a Princess? Okay, maybe not a real...
Just one of the many ways Dad liked to torture us as kids, was to take us to whatever stadium was nearby whenever we traveled. Normally that might be fun, but we weren't there for a game. Dad would...
A few weeks ago our son turned three. We had parties for his first and second birthdays, but this year I wanted to do something different. Living in Texas, and having an August birthday in our family, pretty much...
Montgomery is the state capital of Alabama. Located on the banks of the Alabama River, MGM, is known for its place in Civil Rights History; a southern city with deep southern roots. There's plenty to see and do during...
What would make a baseball fan and water fanatic even more excited about watching a live game? Watching a major league baseball game from a seat in the Chase Field swimming pool! A few weeks ago, I visited Phoenix,...
My very first visit to "Sin City" of the South, AKA, New Orleans for NBA All Star 2014 weekend was full of firsts. In a city where its perfectly normal to roam the streets with a beer bottle or hand...