I hope you had a great and wonderful Easter. I did! Here are a few pics from my day, showing the pretty and tasty things that helped make the day a success.
Before the days go from 50 degrees to 110 (which will happen before you know it), I took the opportunity from the break in winter weather (with the freezing rain) and visited Houston’s Historic Market Square Park. Located in “old” downtown, the park provides much-needed green space in the middle of the concrete sea that […]
The first event in this year’s Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo is today, with the Rodeo Roundup happening in front of City Hall. WHAT: Rodeo Roundup WHEN: Tuesday, February 25, 2014 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. WHERE: City Hall, 900 Bagby, Houston, TX 77002 COST: Free MORE INFO: http://rodeohouston.com/Events/RodeoRoundup.aspx Located in front of Houston’s […]
As we kick off this year’s Houston Livestock Show & Rodeo, I’ve been looking at photos from previous years. Here’s one set that I wanted to share. Pictured here is an outdoor exhibit organized on 2007 by the Houston Livestock Show & Rodeo’s Go Tejano Committee. The artist was Bonnie Lambourn. I don’t think I […]
Landry’s on the Seawall is a great choice for dinner while in Galveston. I recommend you make reservations, especially if you’re trying to get a table on a weekend or a holiday. I lucked out recently and was seated in 20 minutes, though I’d been cautioned of a 45-minute wait. The restaurant offers a covered […]
Over the holidays I had an opportunity to spend the night at the Hotel Galvez in Galveston. I had always wanted to visit that hotel. I love the view from the street; it has a driveway lined with palm trees that leads up to the stately building. As you can see from the photos below, […]