Fitness Friday

10 Must-Haves for Surviving Summer Sweat Sessions

Sweat-proof sunscreen, Willie-approved shorts and the ultimate post-workout soap are all part of the Houston heat fitness survival kit.

06/23/2017 By Brittanie Shey

Feminism

A Sexist Review Creates Buzz for Houston Author

Kirkus should have known not to mess with a book subtitled "Moxie girls fight back."

06/16/2017 By Brittanie Shey

Best of Houstonia

On the Road Again: 53 Weekend Getaways for 2016

We’ve got a road trip for every weekend of the year, and every occasion you can imagine.

01/05/2016 By Layne Lynch, Marianella Orlando, Sarah Rufca Nielsen, and Brittanie Shey

History

The Forgotten Gravestones of Houston’s History

Restoring the city’s oldest African-American cemetery, one headstone at a time.

01/05/2016 By Brittanie Shey

Theater

Step Into Matt Hune’s Living Room

The director of Houston’s newest community theater is ready for his up close.

11/29/2015 Photography by Brittanie Shey

Art

Between the Shadow and the Soul

MFAH's latest Latin American exhibition gets sociopolitical through conceptual art.

11/12/2015 By Brittanie Shey

Best Places to Work

Houston’s Best Places to Work Right Now

The results are in: here are Houston’s hottest workplaces, from coolest office space to biggest perks.

11/03/2015 By Lonna Dawson, Fayza Elmostehi, and Brittanie Shey

Best of Houstonia

Best Places to Work 2015

There’s never been a better time to be gainfully employed in Houston, where our top companies are hard at work attracting—and keeping—the best and brightest.

11/03/2015 By Lonna Dawson, Steven Devadanam, Fayza Elmostehi, and Brittanie Shey Edited by Katharine Shilcutt

Art

Beasts of the Southern Wild

Jung Center's latest exhibit mixes Southern Gothic with fantastical fairytales.

10/26/2015 By Brittanie Shey

Photography

Roman Vishniac’s World Comes to Light at the MFAH

The fine arts museum showcases a lesser-known side of the famous Holocaust photographer.

09/29/2015 By Brittanie Shey

Lecture

A Transcendence From the Human Heart

Rothko Chapel hosts a discussion on Central American indigenous rights and honors Óscar Romero.

09/25/2015 By Brittanie Shey

Lecture

Sweet and Lowdown

Husband-and-wife duo Jason and Alicia Hall Moran head back to Houston to chat (and perform) all things music.

09/11/2015 By Brittanie Shey

Art

Going With the Grain

Houston artists gather reclaimed wood for HCC's year-opening show.

08/25/2015 By Brittanie Shey

Art & Design

Haute in Houston

CAMH puts Lone Star-based fashion, furniture and interior design on display with new exhibit Texas Design Now.

08/18/2015 By Brittanie Shey

Style Guide

Gone Tiki: Aloha Fashion Through The Ages

Half the fun of the new tiki revival is dressing the part. Here's how to find the paradise-inspired outfit that's right for you.

07/24/2015 By Brittanie Shey

Summer Reading

Bibliotherapy: Or Why We Still Need Libraries

Life's is too short for bad books—enter the Houston Public Library's "matchmaking" service

07/21/2015 By Brittanie Shey

Lone Star State

New Texas Travel Resource Alert: Hipcamp

Find the perfect outdoor adventure.

07/07/2015 By Brittanie Shey

Nail Art

Drop Your Nail Salon and Check Out Dripped

High-end nail artistry hits Montrose.

06/22/2015 By Brittanie Shey

Cool

Magpies & Peacocks Turns Trash into Charitable, Fashionable Treasure

The Houston non-profit transforms donated objects into handbags, dog leashes, accessories and more.

06/05/2015 By Brittanie Shey

Repping Houston

Meet ETCH, the Jewelry Line that Instagram Loves

A Kingwood native is on the cutting edge of jewelry design.

05/27/2015 By Brittanie Shey