Double X

Houston's Bechdel Film Festival Celebrates Everything Women Have to Say

14 Pews kicks off a weeklong film festival showcasing work written and directed by women.

02/16/2018 By Brittanie Shey

The Houstonian Woman

8 Houston Women to Watch on Social Media

Follow these Houston influencers.

01/30/2018 By Brittanie Shey

Fitness Friday

Want a More Mindful 2018? Try Floating in a Sensory Deprivation Pod

A new spa in Montrose is the latest to offer "floating" in Houston.

01/05/2018 By Brittanie Shey


These Trees Speak for Montrose, for Montrose Has No Voice

Meet the artist fighting yuppification, one tree knot at a time.

01/04/2018 By Brittanie Shey

Holiday Spirit

This Local Lingerie Shop Donated Thousands of Bras to Harvey Victims

Top Drawer partnered with a charity to offer "a lifeline of dignity" to more than 5,000 people affected by the storm.

12/25/2017 By Brittanie Shey

Fitness Friday

Burn Boot Camp Debuts in Houston

This gym for women offers childcare and amenities to "remove all the excuses" to skip a workout.

12/22/2017 By Brittanie Shey


Source Vitál is One of Houston's Best-Kept Beauty Secrets

Handcrafted, small-batch skincare products are this company's forté.

12/05/2017 By Brittanie Shey

Best Places to Work 2017

Working Like a Dog (Or Cat): Our Favorite Office Pets in 2017

Furry pals make going to work better.

12/04/2017 By Brittanie Shey

Best Places to Work 2017

Hub Love: What's Changed About Office Design in 2017?

Not every office needs a rec room with ping pong tables and bean bags.

12/04/2017 By Brittanie Shey


Legendary Steel Guitarist Herb Remington Looks Back

You know this 91-year-old Houstonian’s music, if not his name.

10/30/2017 By Brittanie Shey

Local Love

At Kendleton Farms Market, Helping Women Heal

A farm in Fort Bend County is supporting survivors of sex trafficking by teaching them how to create—and sell—boutique-quality handmade wares.

10/27/2017 By Brittanie Shey

Local Love

The Perfect T-Shirt Is the One You Design Yourself

"What if you let people craft their own shirt?" asks Houston-based Kit. "No one else is really doing that."

10/24/2017 By Brittanie Shey

Fitness Friday

Remember Recess? This New Workout Class Will Take You Back

Good news, Double Dutch buffs: Equinox is now offering jump rope classes.

10/13/2017 By Brittanie Shey

Limited Time Only

Universal Standard's Pop-Up Shop Pairs High Fashion with Plus Sizes

The fashion line's 12-city anniversary road trip heads to Houston this weekend.

10/12/2017 By Brittanie Shey

Rise above

Holocaust Zine Vedem Will Soar Into Space

“I see in that image the spirit Petr Ginz had — the dream of escape, and also the dream to bring other people with them."

10/09/2017 By Brittanie Shey

Fitness Friday

Yoga, Running and Meditation Collide at the Festival-Like Wanderlust 108

Wanderlust returns to Houston for what they call a mindful triathlon.

10/06/2017 By Brittanie Shey

Heroes of Harvey

Ronnie DeVries: Doing What Needs to Be Done

This GRB volunteer from Montrose made a difference without asking for permission.

10/02/2017 By Brittanie Shey

Doing Good

Want to Help People Rebuild Their Lives After Harvey? TXRX Will Teach You How

During the new Make-A-Thons, anyone can donate their time to help fabricate and build furniture for Houston residents who lost everything in the storm.

09/15/2017 By Brittanie Shey


Isolated by Harvey, Social Media Brought Houston Back Together

Facebook Live emerged as an important way to spread news, ask for help and connect with friends in the aftermath of the storm.

09/07/2017 By Brittanie Shey


Stories from the Storm: Kayakers Greg Buckles and Lauren Neely

The photos were everywhere. But what really happened?

09/06/2017 By Brittanie Shey