Tag: Dining

Travel Diary: NOLA Girls Trip

Travel Diary: NOLA Girls Trip

Recap of a late summer NOLA girls trip filled with food, culture, and #blackgirlmagic Where We Went French Quarter (Vieux Carre) The French Quarter is the most popping area for tourists. There are shops, attractions, beautiful architecture, and history everywhere. We walked and explored aimlessly […]

Brunch at Liberty Kitchen

Brunch at Liberty Kitchen

My food and drink picks from a Saturday squad brunch at Liberty Kitchen This past Saturday, I visited Liberty Kitchen for a brunch feast with some of my fellow Houston Food Blogger Collective members. When I say feast I’m not exaggerating. I was. not. ready. […]

Houston Black Restaurant Week Picks

Houston Black Restaurant Week Picks

My 2017 Houston Black Restaurant Week picks of where to go and what to order. Y’all probably know something is up since I’m posting on a Monday but it’s that time of year: the 2nd annual Houston Black Restaurant Week is here and it officially […]

Cirque du Soleil Kurios: Cabinet of Curiosities

Cirque du Soleil Kurios: Cabinet of Curiosities

A recap of Cirque du Soleil Kurios: Cabinet of Curiosities’ run in Houston, Texas. Last Thursday, I ventured out to my second-ever Cirque du Soleil show, Kurios: Cabinet of Curiosities, with one of my sorority sisters in tow. I must admit: I’ve never been to […]

Crawl for the Culture – Third Ward, HTX

Crawl for the Culture – Third Ward, HTX

Learn about Houston’s first black-owned bar crawl, Crawl for the Culture, which took place in Third Ward–a historically-black community in Houston, Texas. A little over a week ago on a beautiful spring Saturday, I took to the streets of Third Ward, Houston, Texas with over […]

Brunch at Hungry’s Upstairs

Brunch at Hungry’s Upstairs

Eating and drinking recommendations for your next brunch visit to the new Hungry’s Upstairs space. Cardigan: Ellison via Miles of Style | Blouse: Peter Nygard (old), similar | Jeans: Levi’s (old), similar | Shoes (old): similar | Necklace (old): similar | Earrings: Tory Burch (sold […]

Holiday Help with La Madeleine

Holiday Help with La Madeleine

Y’all know that I am all about home cooking and DIY solutions, but sometimes you might want to give yourself or someone else a break. I recently discovered that La Madeleine has lots of great options for the holiday season and thought it would be helpful information to share. […]

Pappadeaux 30th Anniversary

Pappadeaux 30th Anniversary

A behind-the-scenes look at Pappadeaux’s 30th anniversary including the menu, specials, and a giveaway Pappadeaux is one of those places where you can go whether you’re trying to eat light or indulge but I typically like to go in when I visit. There are locations […]

MKT Bar & Phoenicia Foods

MKT Bar & Phoenicia Foods

Full disclosure, y’all: my heart is heavy right now. My brain has felt extremely full all week following coverage of the all-too-familiar murders in Louisiana and Minnesota as well as the less routine but still senseless ones in Dallas. Each hit close to home for […]

Dolce Ultra Lounge & Bistro

Dolce Ultra Lounge & Bistro

When we say that everything is bigger in Texas, we aren’t playing. It’s not a joke! My beloved Houston area is a prime example. It is ever-expanding to include surrounding areas. Cypress is such an area. Typically the most action I give Cypress is on […]