In-State Rivalry

Is Houston a Texas Travel Destination?

Do you like perfectly adequate beaches?

10/29/2014 By Chris Abshire

Open Road

This Month in Marfa

Should you make your way out west this month, make sure to check out these unique cultural events and exhibitions that only Marfa can offer.

08/03/2014 By Michael Hardy

Open Road

Photo Essay: a Marfa Pilgrimage

Leave the big city chaos behind and take a trip out to the peaceful, tranquil jewel of the west.

08/03/2014 By Alese Pickering

Dance

Blurred Lines at Dazzling Freneticore Performance

New show by the innovative Houston dance company explores our relationship with technology.

04/02/2014 By Alese Pickering

Index

Survey: What the Woodlanders Said

We polled scores of Woodlandians to find out exactly how they feel about the town they call home.

02/02/2014 Illustrations by Alese Pickering By Katharine Shilcutt

Cocktails

Ima Nogg: Restoring Eggnog’s Reputation

Revisiting the holidays’ most misunderstood libation (plus, our eggnog recipe!)

12/01/2013 By Scott Vogel

Arts & Crafts

Indulge Your Inner Maker at Clay & Cabernet

Not your Memaw's ceramics class

11/22/2013 By Alese Pickering

Dance

To Everything There is a Season

FrenetiCore's Rite of Summer pays homage to original 1913 Nijinsky/Stravinsky ballet

08/30/2013 By Alese Pickering

Film

Shrink-Wrapped

Freudians and Jungians have one thing in common: a love of movies.

08/01/2013 By Michael Hardy

U-S-A! U-S-A!

Which Presidential Library is Right for You?

Just follow our handy flowchart.

07/01/2013 By Catherine Matusow Illustrations by Alese Pickering

Perfect Party

Taylor Swift, the NRA, and a Dog Whisperer

The people we’d most like at our dinner table this month.

04/29/2013 Illustrations by Charlie Powell By Alese Pickering

Bluebonnets

Staying Out of Trouble This Spring

Bluebonnet season is coming: how to pick our state flower without running afoul of the law

03/14/2013 By John Lomax

Photography

Oh, Snap

Houstonia officially puts the kibosh on these common photo backdrops—and helpfully suggests some alternative locations

03/14/2013 By John Lomax

A scientific comparison

Donut Showdown: Dunkin’ vs. Shipley

Junk food juggernaut Dunkin' Donuts thinks it can just saunter into town. How does local mainstay Shipleys match up?

03/14/2013 By Robb Walsh