Sophie Rosenblum

  • Calendar

    September 9, 2010

    NANO Fiction Reading Series: Casey Fleming and Sophie Rosenblum

    Two local authors give us pithy, pulpy fiction

  • Calendar

    May 29, 2008

    Poison Pen Reading Series

    This monthly happening offers a sampling of Houston’s literary scene

  • Blogs

    January 31, 2008

    Super Bowl Sandwiches: The (Somewhat) Magnificent Seven

    One of the things I look forward to all year is the Super Bowl. This is not because I care about what steroid-injected hard body is running toward what end zone; it is simply because of the impressive display of food, specifically the big sandwich. All year I dream of the big sandwich, waiting until ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 17, 2008

    Cupcake Contest: Sugarbaby's vs. the Cookie Jar

    As you may have gathered from that Sex and the City marathon you caught over Christmas, it has recently become socially acceptable - even trendy - for grownups to eat cupcakes. Although the nationwide trend seems to have died down somewhat (I'm pretty sure having a wedding cake made entirely of cupc ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 7, 2007

    Reinventing Hanukkah with Jones Soda

    Feeling appropriately guilt-ridden from my last attempt at Hanukkah, I looked to the Internet in search of something to get me back in the good graces of my people. I soon found that quirky Seattle-based soda company Jones Soda had come out with a line of Hanukkah flavors (with a free dreidel in eve ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 5, 2007

    Reinventing Hanukkah at Luling City Market, Central Market and Cracker Barrel

    Looks kosher to us. Get out your blotters, it’s time for plates of oil-filled food and candlelit evenings. As much as Hanukkah traditions hold a special place in my heart, when it comes to holidays, the Festival of Lights doesn’t even hit my top five. Sure, there are eight nights of presents and ... More >>

  • Music

    September 27, 2007
  • Blogs

    August 20, 2007

    Last Night: Ben Kweller at Walter’s on Washington

    Ben KwellerWalter’s on WashingtonAugust 17 Better Than: Trying to understand why anyone takes dating advice from Mystery on VH1’s The Pick Up Artist. Download: The super catchy “Penny on a Train Track” or, for more lovin’-touchin’-squeezin’ types, “Sundress” Even though I knew ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 10, 2007

    Life Imitating Art

    We would call it irony, but it's actually the exact opposite. Amy Winehouse is onto her second UK concert cancellation this week. Maybe all the recent praise from super divas like Elton John and Prince has gone to her head, or maybe it really was “exhaustion.” Either way, she was clearly in ne ... More >>