Health Watch

Everything You Need to Know About Summer Skin Care

Dermatologist and skin cancer specialist Dr. Ida Orengo, MD chats with Houstonia on how to tan safely in the Houston heat.

08/02/2022 By Alexia Partouche

Scream!

Our 16 Favorite Ice Cream Shops

Need to cool off ASAP? From Cloud 10 Creamery to Magnolia's Ice Cream & More, these are the ice cream shops to visit when the temps rise—or whenever, really.

07/27/2022 By Timothy Malcolm, Jessica Lodge, and Alexia Partouche

Health Watch

Experts Weigh In on Staying Hydrated This Summer

Houston Family Nutrition shares some of the science behind your drinking water, whether it's from the tap, bottled, sparkling, or alkaline.

07/01/2022 By Alexia Partouche

Sip Into Summer

Local Juice Bars to Cool You Down This Summer

Sip into the season with Juice Girl, 713 Juice Bar and Tight Squeeze Juice Bar.

06/14/2022 By Danielle Wright With Jessica Lodge

Clutch City

Beat the Heat with These Summer Beauty & Grooming Essentials

Shop summer beauty and grooming favorites from Jack Black, Glow Recipe, and Touchland to beat the Houston heat.

06/06/2022 By Danielle Wright

Open Road

8 Water-Based Activities to Experience in Texas

Escape the Texas heat at Great Wolf Lodge, Balmorhea State Park, Barton Springs Pool, plus more.

06/02/2022 By Stephanie Bartels

SALUTE

Carryout, DIYS and Dine In: Where to Eat for Memorial Day Weekend

Tex Mex from Molina's Cantina, 'cue from Loro and all you can eat mudbugs that will have you saying 'Oorah'

05/26/2022 By Shelby Stewart and Daniel Renfrow

POP CULTURE

How To Get Tickets to Houston's Comicpalooza

Here’s what to expect this year at Texas’ largest comic and pop culture convention.

05/24/2022 By Jessica Lodge

Cannon Ball!

Shop Summer: Pool & Beach Toys

Shop splashing favorites from Magpies Gifts, Amazon and Fun Boy.

05/13/2022 By Danielle Wright

Happy Father’s Day

Exceptional Gifts for Every Dad

Shop Father's Day favorites from Kiehls, Dior, and STAG Provisions.

05/12/2022 By Danielle Wright With Jessica Lodge

Summer Days

Houston Sun Safety 101: Sunscreen Tips from the Experts

Stay protected from summer's intense UV rays with sunscreens varying from powdered to tinted.

04/20/2022 By Julia Davila

Buy or Bust

Hou Review: Sunday Riley’s Light Hearted Sunscreen

With rave reviews from Allure and Sephora, we put skin care expert Sunday Riley's newest sunscreen to the test

03/18/2022 By Danielle Wright

Beat The Frizz

Combat Spring Humidity with These Products for Salon-Perfect Hair

Get frizz-free hair with amika, Garnier Fructis, and Joon Haircare

03/16/2022 By Danielle Wright

You Do It!

6 Must-Visit Farms for Summer Produce and Berry Picking

Support agriculture across the area and get some locally grown food.

06/17/2021 By Shivani Parmar

Old-School Movie Magic

Movies at Market Square Park Are Back

The free, classic film series, which kicked off last week, runs through August.

06/15/2021 By Jaisal Kalapatapu

Summer Tunes

Summer Symphony Nights Return to Miller Outdoor Theatre

The Houston Symphony programs on June 10 and June 12 offer a variety of "chamber-like pieces" across different genres.

06/07/2021 By Olivia Flores Alvarez

Nature and vacation

Our 5 Favorite Pieces in the Kendra Scott Summer Collection

It’s time to get dressed up again.

05/12/2021 By Catherine Wendlandt

Beat the heat

6 Sweat-Proof Products to Nab During Sephora’s Spring Sale

The must-haves beauty enthusiasts need before summer hits Houston.

04/09/2021 By Adrianne Reece

Sip a drink, save a life

Enjoy Your Favorite Beverages with these Summer-Friendly Masks

Chloe Dao’s latest design will allow you to stay cool while adhering to mask guidelines.

06/24/2020 By Samantha Dorisca

Beat the Heat

Tips for Wearing a Face Mask in Summer

How to prioritize safety and comfort when having fun in the sun.

05/22/2020 By Kaitlyn Miller