Every September I am reminded of the fact that a disproportionate number of my friends and family are Virgos. I guess like attracts like since I am also born under this star sign and almost (one day apart) share a birthday with my husband. In any event, this month is pleasantly riddled with celebra ... More >>
Who gets under our skin?
5. Belgian Chocolate Milkshake (Amy's Ice Creams). Here are some famous last words: "I'll just get a milkshake." That's what I said one night when a bunch of friends and I stopped for some dessert at Amy's. We had just finished dining at Chuy's, where I ate my weight in chimichangas and I was feel ... More >>
Our 100 favorite dishes in Houston.
"This is a great city to work in," said Hugo Ortega as he accepted his award for Chef of the Year at last night's My Table's Houston Culinary Awards. "And this is truly a great country," he finished to loud cheers and applause. It was well-deserved recognition for the man who fought his way out of o ... More >>
Will two reincarnated institutions breathe new life into Shepherd Plaza?
I was young, espresso was exotic, and Dolce and Freddo was the only game in town
Sink your teeth into the 1997 Houston Press Music Awards
With the "No Future" generation deciding to breed, are we headed for anarchy in the pre-K?