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Food Allergies Hit Houston’s Most Fabulous Partygoers in an Eye-Opening Affair

BY SHELBY HODGE // 02.05.20 PHOTOGRAPHY CHINH PHAN When we were growing up, our middle sister had a terrible allergy to chocolate, every child’s (and mother’s) nightmare particularly when the other two sisters are chomping M&Ms almost daily. A few years ago, I developed an allergy to sesame (goodbye, my beloved hummus). I ...


Houston's Mocktail Revolution

LORRETTA RUGGIERO | FEBRUARY 5, 2020 | 4:00AM Sweet Mercy offers a spicy juice blend without the booze. Photo by Kimberly Park Dry January is over. For some folks that means they are heading back to their debauched ways but for others, it may be a lifestyle change they want to continue. Whether it's ...


20 Restaurants to Try in 2020

BY DAI HUYNH, STAFF WRITER | FEBRUARY 1, 2020 Houston has morphed into a dining mecca, drawing tourists with more than 10,000 diverse eateries and restaurants. Yes, we said it: tourists. In the past year or so, we’ve received calls from out-of-state friends and family members asking about all the great dining ...


The 10 Most Romantic Tables in Town

By Gwendolyn Knapp  Updated 1/29/2020 at 4:37pm  Published in the February 2020 issue of Houstonia Houston’s 10 loveliest tables await your next date night—whether it’s this Valentine’s Day or any day of the year. Oh, and the food is exceptional, too. MADIf you can’t swing a trip to Madrid, the next most romantic option is to secure two ...


The Best Brunches in 22 Houston Neighborhoods

By BROOKE VIGGIANO Updated On 01/21/2020 at 05:28PM EST No matter the weekend. No matter the weather. Brunch will be there with its promise of perfectly cooked eggs, piping hot coffee, and effervescent mimosas. And while there are plenty of brunch options dotting the city’s every nook and cranny, sometimes you simply ...


These are the top 12 best brunch spots in Houston

The holidays are behind us, so it’s time to relax and celebrate the weekends again with brunch. From sweet to savory and everything in between, we nailed down a list of Houston’s hottest brunch spots. 1.) Brasserie Du Parc - 1440 Lamar St. Must-try brunch item: Oeufs Bénédicte- eggs benedict with smoked salmon or ...


4 Places You Can Go in January for Only $500

  By: Stefanie Waldek | January 1, 2020 Start 2020 the right way—with a vacation. Though you’ve probably traveled over the holidays, we know that many December trips are taken for familial obligations. So now that January has arrived, take a little vacation time for yourself for a real refresh before you ...


Putting a Luxe Spin on Texas Creole Classics

by Gabi De la Rosa on November 29, 2019 in Food, Houston, For more than five decades, Brennan’s of Houston has been serving up stately Texas Creole fare to Houstonians, and, if you have been in the Bayou City for any amount of time, chances are you have celebrated a special occasion at the famed restaurant. Located in ...