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National Museum of Funeral History Hearses

Hearses: Eye-popping Collection in Houston

Posted: January 31, 2020 at 2:02 pm   /   Museums, Nonprofits & Charities, Recent Posts

The National Museum of Funeral History A wide variety of hearses are on view at the National Museum of Funeral History in Houston. Some of these date from the late 1800s! Back in those long-gone days, most of these conveyances were horse-drawn. Motorized vehicles did not yet exist. In this post, you can take a […]

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Service Dog Memorial in Houston

Service Dog Memorial in Houston

Posted: January 18, 2020 at 9:46 pm   /   Cemeteries & Memorials, Parks & Outdoor, Recent Posts, Sculptures

Dedicated to Service Dogs Everywhere This Service Dog Memorial in Houston, Texas, honors explicitly two legendary local canines. However, it is to honor service dogs wherever they serve. It is right next to the Fallen Warriors Memorial in Cy-Champ Park. The location is 14500 Cutten Road, Houston, Texas 77069. Cy-Champ Park is beautiful. Shady groves of […]

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West 11th Street Park

West 11th Street Park in Houston

Posted: January 6, 2020 at 8:33 pm   /   Nonprofits & Charities, Parks & Outdoor, Recent Posts

Urban Houston Park West 11th Street Park is at 2400 W. 11th Street, Houston, Texas 77008. For those who know the area, the park is between Ella Boulevard and West T.C.Jester. It is slightly over 20-acres. This park is a virtual bit of wilderness inside of the I-610 Loop.  The majority of it consists of […]

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Artist Ken Pridgeon, Sr. taking us through the Fallen Warriors Memorial Portrait Gallery

Fallen Warriors Memorial Gallery

Posted: December 18, 2019 at 10:35 pm   /   Art Galleries, Cemeteries & Memorials, Recent Posts

Honoring Those Who Paid The Ultimate Price At the Fallen Warriors Memorial Gallery, visitors can see about 100 images of Texans in service to our country.  All of them paid the ultimate price in sacrificing their lives for the rest of us who live in freedom.  There are hundreds of additional portraits stored in the […]

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Woodsland Park & Community Center

Posted: December 10, 2019 at 4:38 pm   /   Houston Metro Area, Katy, Parks & Outdoor, Recent Posts

Katy, Texas Park and Community Center Woodsland Park and Community Center in Katy, Texas, offers amenities to Katy residents as well as non-residents.  The address where you can find this 8-acre park is 443 Danover Road, Katy, Texas.  My husband and I saw an upended sign pointing the way to the park one day. Some road […]

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