Water Wall

  • Blogs

    November 7, 2013

    Houston Traffic Hotspots: The Galleria

    As we inch closer to Christmas and more importantly, Black Friday, the areas surrounding Houston malls will gradually become clogged with murderous joyous holiday shoppers looking for deals and trying to buy their kids something they won't hate this year (hint: no plaid shirts, mom!). Despite all th ... More >>

  • News

    June 3, 2010

    Tweet, Tweet

    Readers resppond to "The Twitterverse."

  • News

    June 3, 2010

    Don't Believe the Hype

    Houston's Most Overrated Attractions

  • Blogs

    May 26, 2010

    The Five Most Overrated Houston Attractions

    Let's be honest, there's one main reason visitors come to Houston -- to visit relatives. Or, if they're from the hinterlands of Texas, to see a major league baseball game (sorry, you'll have to settle for the Astros) or the rodeo.But Houston, like every other city, has to sell itself as a tourist de ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 7, 2010

    Top Ten Places to Pick-up Picnic Provisions

    ​Why does taking one's food outside to eat it on a blanket elevate its relevance and romanticism so dramatically? Who knows, but as Houstonians, we truly relish these fleeting moments when the weather allows us to have a picnic. Here are our suggestions for ten great places to get delicious pi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 7, 2009

    The Water Wall -- Finally Out Of The Hands of the Kuwaiti Government

    The Water Wall. Scene of countless wedding proposals and photos. Houston landmark. Who knew that up until recently, the majority of the Wall was owned by a group of Kuwaiti investors? Or, as John Breeding, the president of Uptown Houston District, tells Hair Balls, "Literally, the Kuwaiti government ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 12, 2008

    Flavors of Yogurt Sets Up Shop Near the Galleria

    Looks like another yogurt shop has joined the fray: Flavors of Yogurt (5757 Westheimer, 713-789-1111) just opened up in the Galleria area. The place is self-serve - patrons get to serve themselves ten different flavors of nonfat frozen yogurt, including green tea tart, cappuccino and banana; top i ... More >>

  • News

    July 19, 2007

    Tidal Wave

    An outstanding selection of high school photos makes judging extra tough this month

  • Music

    September 14, 2006

    Pop Quiz

    A quick check of your pop-princess savvy

  • Culture

    May 26, 2005

    Grass Routes

    Spread your blanket and relax at these eight picnic spots

  • News

    February 1, 2001

    Overblown and Underrated

    So you know Houston's goats, heroes and high points? Think again.