Pat Greer

  • Blogs

    January 29, 2013

    Atlanta Food Blogger Missing in Houston: Have You Seen Victoria Moon Erickson?

    Update: KHOU is reporting several confirmed sightings of Erickson today. She apparently hitched a ride west to El Paso from a friend in Austin, and reportedly told that friend she "is not Vicky anymore." A 31-year-old food blogger from Atlanta has gone missing in Houston, and her friends and family ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 28, 2013 Launching Home Delivery Service of Local, Organic Foods Today

    You've probably heard of community-supported agriculture programs that allow you to pick up boxes of farm-fresh produce each week, like Utility Research Garden. And you may have heard about companies such as Austin-based Farmhouse Delivery, which delivers CSA boxes straight to your door. Now another ... More >>

  • Dining

    January 3, 2013

    Pho to Ramen, Bulgogi to Bo 7 Mon

    The top 10 restaurants in Chinatown.

  • Blogs

    December 27, 2012

    Houston's Best Gluten-Free Dining Options

    One of the more frequent questions I'm asked these days is where to find good gluten-free food. And when GF folks ask this question, they're looking for more than an answer of, "Oh, any place that serves vegetables and meat. Can't you figure out your own dietary restrictions?" No; they're looking f ... More >>

  • Dining

    November 8, 2012

    Pass the Vegenaise

    Houston's top 10 vegan restaurants.

  • Blogs

    April 12, 2012

    Vegan Cooking 101: Chef Sabali Mpozi Shows How It's Done

    Sabali Mpozi is one of Houston's growing number of vegan gatekeepers. She makes it easy for anyone to adopt a plant-based diet with her series of basic, advanced and master vegan cooking classes and demonstrations. As the chef scooped avocados, chopped carrots and sautéed them in sunflower oil a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 5, 2011

    Going Vegan in Houston: Where to Get Your Grub

    Earlier this week, we featured some stunning vegan donuts from local vegan and gluten-free baker Jodycakes. Even in a carnivorous city like Houston, eating vegan can be done -- and done surprisingly well. Jodycakes isn't the only vegan baker in town; Sinfull Bakery's vegan cookies and other sweet t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 8, 2010

    Food Fight: Smart Meals vs. My Fit Foods

    Skip Smart Meals' Chicken Parmesan.​Houston has spent decades and lifetimes earning its title as one of America's fattest cities. Turns out, just like our mothers told us, all those loaded burritos, bacon double cheeseburgers, and sides of beef really do stick to our ribs. The title is a backh ... More >>

  • News

    May 27, 2010

    A Student's Death

    Readers respond to the death of Bellaire senior Tobi Oyedeji.

  • Blogs

    March 13, 2009

    Fields of Dreams: Last Organic Outpost Expands

    Photo courtesy of Last Organic OutpostThe Last Organic Outpost has a tendency to fly under the radar. They don't have a flashy booth at the local farmers markets, just a simple stand with a burlap tablecloth and a few bunches of fresh greens.  They don't sell most of their produce, in fa ... More >>