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Bud Hadfield Park, Scenic Disc Golf Course in Cypress TX

Posted: October 12, 2017 at 10:11 pm   /   Cypress, Parks & Outdoor, Recent Posts

Bud Hadfield Park is named after Frederick Cordingley “Bud” Hadfield. It is interesting to find out the history of this area, who the park was named after and what is now the focus of this park…that being disc golf. Bud Hadfield was a self-made man. He founded Kwik Copy Printing which became franchised into different […]

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Bistecca Italian Steakhouse, Modern Upscale Winner

Posted: October 1, 2017 at 9:43 pm   /   Recent Posts, Restaurants

Bistecca Italian Steakhouse is a relative newcomer to the Houston restaurant scene.  The building used to house another restaurant called Bistro 224 and then a flower shop called the Plant House.  Bistecca opened in the latter part of 2015 after renovations were made to the structure of the building. My husband and I recently made […]

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Theis Attaway Park, a Small Nature Center in Tomball, TX

Posted: September 22, 2017 at 8:43 pm   /   Houston Metro Area, Parks & Outdoor, Recent Posts, Tomball

Theis Attaway Park is small when it comes to nature centers.  For the fish, birds, squirrels, rabbits and other creatures which reside and/or pass through that four-acre preserve, it is a nice respite from the surrounding housing developments and shopping centers. Finding it was a bit of a challenge.  The easiest way to locate it […]

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Open the Door, a Captivating Houston Art Installation

Posted: September 15, 2017 at 6:51 pm   /   Art & Culture, Did You Know?, Recent Posts

Open the Door was a collaborative art project between French artists and those from Texas.  The painted doors were displayed in a total of nineteen locations throughout Houston.  Eagle eyed readers of my articles might have spotted some of these doors in the post already written about the gigantic mural titled Preservons la Creation. The […]

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Lucille’s Houston offers Best Southern Cooking & Casual Dining

Posted: September 6, 2017 at 10:51 pm   /   Recent Posts, Restaurants

Lucille’s Houston Restaurant received the Best Southern Restaurant award by the Houston Press in 2016.  That is merely one of the many accolades attached to this casual dining place that offers top notch and mouth wateringly delicious food. I was introduced to it in 2016 by a good friend of mine.  Lisa treated me to […]

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Burroughs Park | Fabulous 320 Acre Park in Tomball, TX

Posted: March 2, 2017 at 5:59 pm   /   Houston Metro Area, Parks & Outdoor, Recent Posts, Tomball

Burroughs Park is a fabulous large Harris County park within Precinct 4.  My husband and I recently explored this 320 acre park in the latter part of February on one of the few cooler days that we have had this winter in the Houston metro area.  We actually got to don jackets for our outdoor […]

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Juneteenth Meaning & Charles Criner Art Posters

Posted: October 22, 2016 at 2:56 pm   /   Art & Culture, Fine Art, Museums, Recent Posts

Artist Charles Criner For more information about this talented and creative artist check out the article titled Heart & Soul of Art by Charles Criner. If you click on the above referenced article, you will have more of an idea of just what goes into a Charles Criner piece of art. He creates many original […]

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