Some Star Spangled Outing Ideas

Salute the stars this 4th of July Weekend with our list of top family-friendly events around Greater Houston from Saturday, July 1 to Tuesday, July 4, 2017.  Learn about our country’s history, watch an outdoor concert or marvel at beautiful fireworks displays at these events kids Read More …

Divided, We Fall Into The Smallest Voice

Why does everything have to be narrowed down to a decimal? People have so dramatically narrowed their focus on the grand picture, that they lose sight of what’s closest to them. To make matters worse, we have become even more segregated as a nation. Divisions Read More …

The History of Japan’s Bunny Island

There is an island where rabbits rule. They are well fed, free from predators, and spend their time lounging around getting photographed by fawning humans. So where is this bunny paradise? It’s a small island in the Seto Inland Sea called Ōkunoshima, two miles off the coast Read More …

Your Weekend Plans Have Arrived!

Saturday, June 24, 2017 International Day of Yoga at Town Green Park | FREE –Take a deep breath at Town Green Park in The Woodlands as you meditate, participate in beginner and expert yoga sessions, peruse booths with books, yoga gear, refreshments and more in celebration Read More …

Love Eclairs? Today’s Your Day!

National Chocolate Éclair Day is observed annually on June 22nd.  This is a day for everyone to enjoy a delicious cream-filled pastry that is covered in smooth chocolate. The French make many delicacies from dough called pate a choux. One of these pastries is the Éclair.  It Read More …

Recognizing the Love of Music

Last year, over 750 cities around the world threw citywide music celebrations on June 21. It all started 35 years ago in France. In 1982, Jack Lang and his staff at the Ministry of Culture dreamed up an idea for a new kind of musical Read More …

Father’s Day Freebies

Celebrate Father’s Day with these free and discounted offers and gift card deals including PDQ, Hooters, TCBY, Carrabba’s, Outback Steakhouse, Papa John’s, Ruby Tuesday and many more! Spaghetti Warehouse: Dads can choose from 15-layer lasagna or spaghetti and meatballs as a free entrée when dining Read More …

Here Are Some Fantastic Father’s Day Weekend Plans

Saturday, June 17, 2017 Dad’s Day 5K in Downtown– Race against your dad in this 1K, 3K or 5K that kicks off in Downtown and continues along Memorial Drive. Proceeds benefit prostate cancer awareness. Registration starts at $20. 7:30am. Juneteenth Parade at Texas Southern University| FREE Read More …

History of Father’s Day

Betcha didn’t know that Father’s Day traces its roots to 1908 and 1910? Enjoy a short Father’s Day history lesson! Father’s Day is always celebrated on the third Sunday in June every year. FATHER’S DAY HISTORY Like Mother’s Day, Father’s Day has a history that goes beyond greeting cards. The Read More …