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  • Healthy in Houston: Where to Eat, Workout and Stick to Your Resolution
    January 8, 2018
    It seems we make the same resolution to get healthier each new year. But then, we drive past a Shipley’s, Whataburger or our favorite Houston Tex-Mex restaurant and that resolution goes out the window until January of next year. However, for those dedicated to keeping resolutions, Houston has more than enough options to get healthy. Healthy Eating Out Eating healthy no longer means eating boring. Houston has an expansive list of healthy dining options that are just as appetizing as their
  • 2018 Concert Preview
    December 28, 2017
    It is never too early to start planning for 2018. If you are anything like me, you’ve already begun scouring ticket websites for the hottest shows coming up in 2018. If you haven’t, don’t worry, we did the work for you. Here's a list of what we think are some of the best concerts coming up next year so you can decide which artists to spend that holiday money on and put in for those days off to recover! Katy Perry - Jan. 7 Toyota Center The Bon Appetit superstar is the...
  • Brunch of the Month: Max's Wine Dive
    November 28, 2017
    Brunch. It’s arguably the most important meal of the gay week. So we’re launching a new series exploring some of the best spots to enjoy the perfect weekend spread. From killer cocktails to the tastiest of tacos, we’ll break down where you should be brunching right now! Can you think of a better brunch place than one where the slogan is, “Fried chicken and champagne… Why the hell not!?” We can’t. That’s what makes Max’s Wine Dive the...
  • Things Houstonians Are Thankful For Credit: Goode Co. Thanksgiving
    November 21, 2017
    Juicy turkey, warm pumpkin pie and a piping hot casserole dish loaded with sweet potatoes with those tiny marshmallows on top. Thanksgiving dinner is always something to give thanks for, but it’s not the only thing. Houstonians have been through a lot in 2017. From record highs to devastating lows, this year has been a rollercoaster of emotions. As you gather around the table this Thursday, here are a few things 2017 gave us to be thankful for. World Series The Houston Astros made history...
  • Vocal Local: Bryan Hlavinka
    October 30, 2017
    Bryan Hlavinka has a long history with the city of Houston. A Houstonian for the past 20 years, he has made him myself a prominent figure in the city whose mark can be seen across the LGBT community. Currently, he is a co-host on the Houston-based radio show Queer Voices every Monday from 8-9 p.m. on 90.1 FM. And when his voice isn’t being heard on the radio, it can be heard on the boards of multiple LGBT organizations like Legacy Community Health, Victory Fund, and Outserve....
  • Fall 2017 Fashion Trends
    October 20, 2017
    Winter is coming. Although the weather doesn’t dip too low in Houston, that is no reason not to splurge on clothes that meet the current fashion trends. From jackets to eyewear, we’ve got our finger on the pulse of the hottest trends to keep you looking sharp this winter. Quilted jackets This season quilted jackets are all the rage. The little extra volume is the perfect balance of fashion and function. It’s perfect for work and for a casual night out with the boys. If you...
  • Spooky Halloween Costume Ideas
    October 12, 2017
    No city does Halloween better than Houston. From the annual Montrose Block Party to the bar events across the neighborhood, it is one of the best weekends of the year. The only problem is figuring out the perfect costume that will be the envy of your friends and get you the most Instagram likes. Well we thought of some 2017-inspired costumes that will make you the belle of the ball. Game of Thrones The last season of Game of Thrones was an event to behold and with a cast of thousands, the
  • Vocal Local: Jonathan Beitler
    September 29, 2017
    Houston is often referred to as the biggest little city in the nation. The neighborly love and friendly spirit here is often referenced, and never was it more on display than during Hurricane Harvey. Jonathan Beitler, owner of the public relations firm Barrelhouse Media, along with countless chefs and restaurants throughout the city, sprang into action immediately after the storm subsided. Armed with a team of other volunteers from around the country, the collective group was able to prepare
  • Your Guide to the Fall 2017 Schedule
    September 22, 2017
    While I personally love summers in Houston (pool days and lots of A/C), one thing about it is terrible: the television. Luckily fall television is about to commence and we have the lowdown on returning faves and some new shows to look out for. Transparent The groundbreaking dramedy returns for it’s fourth season. Has our Pfefferman clan learned to get along or are they just as caustic as ever? The previews suggest the latter. Premieres September 22 on Amazon Star Trek: Discovery Calling...
  • How You Can Keep Houston Strong
    September 21, 2017
    Although it has been a few weeks since Hurricane Harvey wreaked havoc on Houston and surrounding areas, there is still so much work to be done to repair our wonderful city and help make its inhabitants whole again. For some, life has somewhat returned to normal but many others are still in dire need. It is important not to forget our fellow Houstonians and continue to keep Houston strong by doing our part. With that said, if you are still looking for ways to help those impacted most by