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It’s National Pie Day 2015

My nice friends at Three Brothers Bakery sent me info announcing that, no surprise, they will be celebrating National Pie Day today (Friday, January 23, 2015) with their wide selections of delicious, award-winning pies. If you’ve read this blog before, you know I have a deep and abiding love for Three Brothers Bakery and their […]

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Video Pick: Heart-Shapped Cupcake Toppers

In today’s video pick, we have a YouTube video from Martha Stewart in anticipation of Valentine’s Day. In “Heart-Shapped Cupcake Toppers” Stewart and her guest Darcy Miller cut out photos to craft cupcake toppers for Valentine’s Day…

Things To Do: January 23-January 30

HWIL Networking Mixer on Thursday, January 29, 2015

Art Exhibit “Explicitly Chingona” on Friday, January 30, 2015

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Go Tejano Committee 24th Annual Mariachi Invitational on Saturday, March 14, 2015

The Houston Livestock Show & Rodeo’s Go Tejano Committee presents the 24th Annual Mariachi Invitational. WHAT: Go Tejano Committee 24th Annual Mariachi Invitational WHEN: Saturday, March 14, 2015 at 6 p.m. WHERE: Arena Theatre, 7326 Southwest Freeway, Houston, Texas 77074 MORE INFO: http://www.arenahouston.com/events/031415-hlsrgo-tejano-committee-23rd-annual-mariachi-invitational-arenatheatre-houston-ticket/ https://www.facebook.com/events/322606817945673/ * * * NOTES: We do our best to ensure all event information is […]

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Career & Education Day on Saturday, February 14, 2015

This is a great event for high school students and their families! I attended with one of my sisters her senior year. I took my brother when he was in junior high. I’ve volunteered and/or spoken at the event many years. And it’s free! WHAT: Houston Hispanic Forum’s 29th Annual Career & Education Day WHEN: […]

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Books by Latino Authors

Looking for some great reads from Latino writers? Here are a few I’ve read myself, or recently added to my reading list. These are just a few books from some of the most acclaimed Latino writers of our time…

Photos from Houston's Caracol restaurant, June 2014.

Where to eat now? Caracol

Houston’s Caracol restaurant topped the Texas Monthly‘s 2015 list of Where to Eat Now. It was named Number 1 in the magazine’s 14th edition of the list. Haven’t tried Caracol yet? It’s local chef Hugo Ortega’s latest restaurant, featuring top-quality seafood dish with a Latino flair. I’ve included some images from a recent visit to […]