Pushing Through Without Excuses

It starts with accepting responsibility for the choices that you have made that got you to this point. Not only that, but also recognizing that you are not innocent in the equation. Now, for better or for worse, recognizing those decisions and the consequences of Read More …

Don’t Say “Thank you for your service” Today. Let Me Explain

“I hope you’re having a meaningful day.” That might be one of the better things to say to a veteran today. You should probably avoid the common refrain, “Thank you for your service,” according to someone who should know. “On Memorial Day, the veteran you’re Read More …

Beautiful Birthstones of June

June Birthstone – Pearl, Alexandrite and Moonstone Enter The Realm Of The June Birthstone Trio! Those born in the month of June have three very unique and exquisite gems as their birthstone; Pearl, Alexandrite and Moonstone. Each gem complements and enhances the nature of the June- Read More …

Need Memorial Day Weekend Plans? Here You Go

Cheer the Dynamo on, explore some of Houston’s best Caribbean food restaurants, sample whisky, stuff your face with banh mi, help send off the Houston Symphony’s Principal POPS Conductor and more happening this week in Houston. Things to Do This Week in Houston Dancin’ in the Street Read More …

Take Time to be Thankful This Weekend

It’s time to start making plans for the weekend! After all of the rain we have had this week, it will be nice to have clear skies and nice weather for the weekend! If you have lived here long enough, then you know that these Read More …

What is This Thing Called Bitcoin? The Basics

The basics for a new user As a new user, you can get started with Bitcoin without understanding the technical details. Once you have installed a Bitcoin wallet on your computer or mobile phone, it will generate your first Bitcoin address and you can create more whenever Read More …

Something to Brighten Your Day

It’s been raining small cities off and on today and its days like this that I would love to be at home cozy in bed. Being at work with this kind weather gives me an opportunity to get things done. Normally have to strategically place Read More …

There Once Was A…

A Texas State trooper pulled a car over on Hwy 290 about 2 miles north of Cypress, Texas. When the trooper asked the driver why he was speeding, the driver said he was a Magician and Juggler and was on his way to Austin, Texas Read More …

Can You Say “Opa”?

Say opa! at Greek Fest, see a site-specific light and sound performance at Rice University, test your ’80s trivia knowledge, see a dance or theatrical performance, see your favorite artist(s) in concert and more. Check below to find great things happening around Houston this weekend, from Thursday, May 18 through Read More …

Throwback Thursday: The Woodlands

A brief history lesson on one of the great planned communities of the 20th Century. In 1964, George P. Mitchell of the Mitchell Energy and Development Corp. Acquired 2,800 acres of timberland located 27 miles north of Houston, the last remaining woodlands in the projected northern growth Read More …