Men's Fitness Magazine

  • Blogs

    July 4, 2014

    The Seven Best Patriotic Things About Houston

    It's July 4, Independence Day. A day for Americans to get drunk in the name of patriotism. And in that patriotic spirit, we know every city in the United States is American, but Houston might be most 'Merican of them all. Here's seven reasons why:

  • Blogs

    February 13, 2014

    Local Couple Seeks to Improve School Lunches with Wholesome Tummies Franchise

    One of the most pressing issues concerning childhood obesity deals specifically with the lunches and snacks that are served to students in schools. For years, many people have fought to force schools to serve healthier lunches. In 2010, British chef Jamie Oliver began his "Food Revolution" in Americ ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 18, 2012

    Houston Bartenders Shine on a National Level

    A few years ago, a bar in Houston was just a place to get a drink and the people who worked there were just part of the service industry. Chefs were rock stars and everyone else was fairly invisible. In the last few months, there have been multiple bartenders who have become worthy of notice in the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 26, 2011

    NYC Mag Fast Company Sends Houston Some Monster Love

    Note the yellow sticker​Houston is Number One and I am finally contracturally unbound and able to tell the world. Several months ago, an e-mail out of netherspace arrived in my inbox from one Jeff Chu from Fast Company magazine asking if I'd like to write a story for them about living in Hou ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 9, 2009

    Calorie Posting and Houston

    Photo by Nemo's great uncle Bacon wins even in the calorie wars. Take that, egg!‚ÄčA quick Google search of "America's fattest cities" will turn up a dozen lists with Houston in the top 10. It's a title our city has had to bear on our pudgy shoulders for years now. According to Men's Fitness ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 8, 2008
  • Blogs

    February 12, 2007

    Okay, That's It. We're Calling Bullshit.

    Houston apparently has dropped to number six on the annual Men's Fitness list of the nation's fattest cities. 1. Las Vegas 2. San Antonio 3. Miami 4. Mesa, AZ 5. Los Angeles 6. Houston 7. Dallas 8. El Paso ... More >>

  • Music

    March 9, 2006

    Fat Beats

    The real reason Houston stays near the top of the chunkiest-city charts

  • News

    May 12, 2005

    Got a Light?

    All kidding aside, why smoking may be good for Houston

  • News

    January 13, 2005

    Do Not Enter

    Outside the gates of the Forbidden City

  • News

    November 18, 2004

    Ground Zero

    Houston's been the No. 1 city in America in the obesity crisis. But hype doesn't mean help.

  • News

    July 1, 2004

    Law? What Law?

    City Council proposed; City Hall didn't dispose

  • Dining

    January 17, 2002

    Fat City

    Vegetarian soul food? Naturally Yours serves up "buffalo things" and smothered steaklet