Special Service Announcement: The Overlooked Heroes of Harvey

I want to give a special thanks to those who weathered the storm and the flooding to allow for Texans not only the opportunity to collect essential supplies but even more offer a comfort of routine in a very unpredictable time.  None of it would have been possible without the cashiers, sales associates, and managers… Read More

Hurricane Harvey: The Facts That Matter

  I sat on the phone with my best friend from childhood, she was alone with her nearly two year old son and seeking counsel.  Her voice was strong, but I could hear the tinge of concern in it, while I am a Houston ex-pat, this would be her first ever real hurricane to endure.… Read More

Weekend Run Down #5

Hello Dearest Readers and a Happy Weekend to You All! So we have officially been amongst the “Mickey Mouse Mafia” for a month this weekend and are finally feeling a little more settled.  So of course, this upcoming Wednesday we will turn around and head out again to Texas.   The little shops and I will… Read More

10 Must Stop Funky Fun Shops in Houston’s Rice Village

Houston is rated by CNBC to be the number six best place in the entire United States to start a business.   That being said, it is undoubted there are so many unique and trendy one-of-a-kind experiences scattered across the entire city.  Even the local shops provide their own unique experiences, and the best spot… Read More

Shopgirl Photo Challenge: Food Court Friday

It’s Food Court Cravings Friday and you know what that means…it’s time to post your favorite shot from any food court.  It doesn’t matter if you are a Blogger, Twitter user, Facebook User, or Instagram user, there are ways for you to play! RULES ARE SIMPLE: 1. Pics need to be taken in a food… Read More