The Fearless Femme

I Tried It: Silver Hair

With my pewter pixie, I'm living out my gothic teenage dreams.

03/23/2016 By Hala Daher

HOU-DTW

The Road Home: First Stop, New Orleans

On finding ones roots in a surprisingly foreign yet familiar city.

03/22/2016 By Hala Daher

Good-Bayou

A Farewell Tour of Houston: Dive Bars and Skyspaces

No final week in Houston is complete without visits to Poison Girl, Istanbul Grill and the James Turrell installation at Rice.

03/18/2016 By Hala Daher

The Fearless Femme

I Tried It: 40 Days of Yoga

How my new daily yoga practice helped me in dealing with life's challenges.

03/16/2016 By Hala Daher

Good-Bayou

A Farewell Tour of Houston: So What Happens Now?

When oil-and-gas layoffs force you out of Houston, you make your last week in the city count.

03/11/2016 By Hala Daher

The Fearless Femme

I Tried It: Black Lipstick

Fashion is having a very goth moment, but pulling off this trend isn't as easy as it looks.

03/09/2016 Photography by Hala Daher

Fearless Femmes

I Tried It: Twerking Class

If there's anything I love, it's an intense workout. And booty popping.

03/02/2016 By Hala Daher

Fearless Is Always in Fashion

I Tried It: Piercing My Septum

The best reactions were from the people who didn't say anything at all, but just stared at my nose.

02/24/2016 By Hala Daher

Fearless Femmes

I Tried It: Aerial Dance

I accidentally discovered an acrobatic workout so cool, it helped me conquer my fear of heights.

02/17/2016 By Hala Daher

Wedding Season

Not an Extravaganza: Galveston's Boutique Bridal Show

Galveston's wedding show started as an intimate affair, and its promoters plan on keeping it that way.

01/06/2014 By Kerry H.

Preview

Spring Arts Preview

From the FotoFest Biennial to the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo, there's something for everyone in the next few months.

01/03/2014 By Michael Hardy

Chinatown

Taiwan Meets Sichuan at Formosa Bistro

Milkfish soup to mapo tofu—Formosa Bistro has it all.

12/27/2013 By Katharine Shilcutt

CRIME

Dr. Sharon Iglehart Charged in Connection with $158 Million Medicare Scam

Wife of retired Houston Rocket submitted false, fraudulent claims from 2005 to 2012, feds say.

12/20/2013 By John Nova Lomax

Picks

Top Things to Do This Weekend: Dec 20–22

Where to go, who to see, and what to do

12/18/2013 By Michael Hardy

Soup of the Day

Is Hu Tieu New to You?

This Vietnamese soup comes with a blend of noodles and intriguing add-ons.

12/16/2013 By Robb Walsh

Pub Grub

Three Wee Meat Pies

Have a hearty winter lunch at McGonigel's Mucky Duck.

12/13/2013 By Robb Walsh

DRAM SHOP LITIGATION

Shepherd Plaza Shame

Lawsuit claims Ruchi's Taqueria Las Americas and Didy's Sports Bar overserved customer who caused fatal wreck.

12/05/2013 By John Nova Lomax

H-Town How To

"Some Decades Are Made for Curves."

Vintage beauty queen Alejandra Avila spills her shopping secrets.

11/27/2013 By Sarah Gabbart

Gift Guide

Get Invited Back Next Year: Best Thanksgiving Hostess Gifts

Show them why you deserve a seat at the grown-up table.

11/25/2013 By Sarah Gabbart

A TRIP OUT WEST

Playing Ansel Adams With Your iPhone

The West has always inspired photography, but these days travelers are doing it with their smartphones.

11/25/2013 By Peter Holley