Your 4th of July Weekend of Things to Do

Find the perfect things to do in Houston this Fourth of July weekend with our Houston Weekend Guide for Independence Day, Friday, July 6 to Sunday, July 8, 2018. Get crafty in a BYOB watercolor painting class; run a family-friendly 5K at Karbach Brewery, join a sand Read More …

10 Fun Facts About 4th of July You Probably Forgot

It’s time to stock up on beer, brats, fireworks, and apparel with the American flag plastered all over it because Independence Day is nearly here! Before you fire up the grill and set off those sparklers, bone up on some interesting history with these 4th of July Read More …

What to do With Yesterday’s Leftovers

Independence Day has now come and gone. Your long holiday weekend is over and it’s time to head back to work. Though if you spent the day grilling up some hot dogs and hamburgers, you may have had some leftovers. Instead of throwing those buns Read More …

Happy Birthday, America?

4th Of July Not REALLY America’s Birthday! The 4th of July isn’t really America’s birthday. That’s right, the 2nd of July is America’s actual birthday. So, America is really two days older than she says she is. How could this be? During the American Revolution, Read More …

Here are Some Last Minute Fourth of July Party Food Ideas

Fourth of July caught me a bit unaware this summer! Not that the date has changed, but I’ve been so busy working that it just dawned on me that it’s tomorrow! UGH!! I have no one to blame but myself. So, it makes me hyper-aware Read More …

Why We Celebrate the 4th of July

This weekend kicks off the celebration of our country’s independence from England in July of 1776. As many of us are out there barbecuing and shooting off fireworks, it makes me wonder just how many people know why the founding fathers of our young nation Read More …