Ice House

Looking for Love in All the Right Places

Forget Tinder and OkCupid. These niche dating sites are where you need to be.

01/23/2017 By Marianella Orlando

Kawaiiiii

Welcome to Meitu, Your Creepy New App Addiction

This viral app turns your selfies into super-kawaii anime alien portraits.

01/20/2017 By Javier Garza

The Snarkivist

5 Resolutions Easier to Keep Than Your New Diet

Doing these might even make you a better person, which is more than we can say for taking the stairs every day instead of the escalator.

01/05/2017 By Javier Garza

Get it Together, Siri

The First 10 Words Every Houstonian Teaches Their Phone

This whole list won't be Mexican food (but it could be).

01/02/2017 By Sarah Rufca Nielsen

I Do, Y'all

6 Romantic, Under-The-Radar Houston Wedding Venues

These are the Houston wedding destinations that no one tells you about.

12/27/2016 By Sarah Rufca Nielsen

Coffee Meets Pascal

The 17 Best Reasons to Swipe Left

Dead fish, the USA network and other fatal ingredients to dating app profiles.

12/06/2016 By Alice Levitt

Year In Review

7 Trends to Leave Behind in 2016

Man buns, crop tops, matcha and other hot trends we've gone cold on.

12/01/2016 By Beth Levine

Put a Ring on It

How to Hook a Whale

A tongue-firmly-in-cheek guide to landing a billionaire in the Bayou City.

10/24/2016 By Sarah Rufca Nielsen

Q&A

The Elite Matchmaker's Guide to Dating

Step one: Look up from your phone. Step two: Never mention Trump.

09/08/2016 By Sarah Rufca Nielsen

Dating

Tinder Is the Night

Online dating has become a game. Here's how to win.

07/06/2016 By Liz Hardaway

Gift Guide

The Ultimate Guide to Gay Valentine's Gifts

It's the most important event in February other than the Academy Awards and the Super Bowl halftime show.

02/09/2016 By Javier Garza

Style Guide

From First Date to Coupled Up, Here's What to Wear on Valentine's Day

Make sure your outfit is bringing its A-game on V-Day.

01/25/2016 By Leah Lucio

Meatless Monday

How to Do Date Night Vegetarian-Style

Don’t settle for just pasta or salad.

11/02/2015 By Marianella Orlando

Getting to Know You

Dining and Dating: Discovering Houston’s Diverse Food Options

What’s scarier than getting to know someone? Trying new food.

07/15/2015 By Kelly Schafler

Arbitrary Criticism

The Lazy Girl's Guide to Dating

Everything a woman needs to wear to be asked on date after date.

06/18/2015 By Catherine Martin

Arbitrary Criticism

Never-Lasting Love

How to get a boyfriend—any boyfriend—by Valentine's Day.

02/04/2015 By Catherine Martin

Arbitrary Criticism

The Lazy Guy’s Guide to Dating

What women really want (hint: it's your sweatshirt).

11/17/2014 By Catherine Martin

What to Wear

Date Night 101

Save practicality for the office and find just the right dose of sexy.

11/05/2014 By Nadia Michel

Dating

Millionaire Matchmaker, Make Me a Match

With nowhere else to turn, the well-heeled loveless pin their hopes on Jamie Rose, Houston’s self-styled Millionaire Matchmaker.

04/30/2014 By Michael Hardy

Online Dating

Looking for Love in All the Online Places

Our intrepid reporter tries every online dating service so you don’t have to.

02/02/2014 By Michael Hardy