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Meet Dr. Renu Khator

Part of our Women’s History Month series. Dr. Renu Khator is the eighth chancellor of the University of Houston System and the thirteenth president of the University of Houston. She is the first foreign-born president of the university, and the second woman to hold the position. Khator is also the first Indian American to lead […]


Meet Mayor Annise Parker

Part of our Women’s History Month series. Info taken from http://www.houstontx.gov/mayor/Annise-Parker-Biography. In honor of Women’s History Month, I’m going to be featuring some women you should know (or get to know). Some are Houstonians, and some aren’t. The first is Mayor Annise Parker. Mayor Parker is Houston’s 61st mayor and one of only two women […]

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Spanish named world’s happiest language

I’m going to be quite honest that I don’t understand the science behind this… but a University of Vermont study takes a look at the “positivity” in different languages. The results find that Spanish is the happiest language in the world, followed by Brazilian Portuguese, English and Indonesian (reports ABC7). So my bilingual life puts […]

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Houston Rodeo Parade on Saturday, February 28, 2015

National Hispanic Professional Organization Networking Mixer on Thursday, March 5, 2015

HWNT Cafe Con Leche on Thursday, March 5, 2015

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HWNT Cafe Con Leche on Thursday, March 5, 2015

WHAT: Hispanic Women’s Network of Texas – Houston Chapter “Cafe Con Leche” WHEN: Thursday, March 5, 2015 at 8 a.m. WHERE: Houston Community College – Downtown 3100 Main Street Houston, TX 77002 * * * NOTES: SOURCE: HWNT- REMINDER Houston Cafe Con Leche – March 2015 Image source: shixugang / Pixabay We do our best […]

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Armando Manzanero & Francisco Cespedes in concert on Saturday, May 9, 2015

WHAT: Armando Manzanero & Francisco Cespedes in concert WHEN: Saturday, May 9, 2015 at 8:30 p.m. WHERE: Arena Theatre 7326 Southwest Freeway Houston, TX 77074 MORE INFO: http://www.arenahouston.com/events/050915-armando-manzanero-francisco-cespedes-arenatheatre-houston-ticket/ * * * NOTES: We do our best to ensure all event information is accurate and up-to-date. However, it’s a good idea to visit the website listed […]

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3rd Annual Houston Barbecue Festival on Sunday, April 26, 2015

WHAT: 3rd Annual Houston Barbecue Festival WHEN: Sunday, April 26, 2015 from 1-5 p.m. PRICE: $50-$100 WHERE: NRG Park – Green Lot Parking entrance #13 off Lantern Point Dr. Houston, TX 77054 MORE INFO: http://houbbq.com/ * * * NOTES: SOURCE: Tickets On Sale Now for 3rd Annual Houston Barbecue Festival | Houstonia Magazine Image source: […]

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Nominate someone for People and People en Español’s “Most Beautiful” social media contest

Celebrate natural beauty today by nominating yourself or someone else to People or People en Español‘s “Most Beautiful” social media contest. The magazines are inviting women ages 18 or older to “celebrate their natural beauty by posting a photo that best represents their naturally beautiful self – whether it’s a makeup-free selfie, a shot flaunting […]

El Pollo Loco food, February 2015.

El Pollo Loco has shrimp! #ad

**SPONSORED** In time for Easter (and Lent), El Pollo Loco is offering shrimp dishes. For me what this means is that I can grab a meal at El Pollo Loco on Fridays, when my other options are limited. Or at least it gives me a choice from the fried seafood that normally features as my entree on Fridays….