Sweet Treats

Our 7 Favorite Donut Destinations

The donut is on the rise—here are 7 spots to try Houston's best versions of fried dough.

07/31/2014 By Emily Donaldson

Hot Fashion

Finding White Linen for White Linen Night

Because it's be too hot to wear anything else anyway.

07/24/2014 By Katie McNew and Emily Donaldson

hidden gems

Touring the Girl Scout History Museum

Since opening in 2007, this little-known museum has spotlighted the scouting organization's illustrious past. Sorry, though: no Thin Mints.

07/11/2014 By Emily Donaldson

Happy Feet

Tracy McGrady Opens Sole Lounge

Sneaker aficionados rejoice as former Rocket Tracy McGrady opens men's clothing and shoe boutique.

06/24/2014 By Emily Donaldson

Fauna

The Waugh Bridge's Dark Underside

Though not as famous as Austin's Congress Avenue bats, our own 250,000-strong colony is gaining visibility.

06/17/2014 By Emily Donaldson

Institutions

A Taste of Texas Gives a Taste of Texas History

There's more to enjoy inside this Memorial-area steakhouse than just steak.

06/13/2014 By Emily Donaldson

Texas Beaches

Danger Averted!

Stingrays, sargassum, and riptides, oh my! We have solutions to the most common hazards of a day at the beach.

07/05/2013 By John Lomax

July 4th Travel

Good Times, Great Tunes, and Loud, Loud Explosions

Where to celebrate independence Texas-style.

06/25/2013 By John Nova Lomax

Catch of the Day

Jean-Philippe Gaston's New Tasting Menus Dazzle at Cove

The Wednesday-only tasting menus are as close to Nobu as you'll get in Houston.

06/20/2013 By Katharine Shilcutt