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Play it Again Sam! Some Things Are Worth Repeating.

Posted: March 4, 2020 at 6:10 am   /   Art & Culture, Libraries, Museums, Parks & Outdoor, Recent Posts, Restaurants

Casablanca How many of you have watched the film Casablanca? The movie dates back to 1942. It is a romantic film drama starring stars Ingrid Bergman, Humphrey Bogart, and others. It won an academy award for best picture.  It is a World War II film with people fighting in the resistance against the Germans. There […]

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A look back

A Look Back: Come Along For The Ride!

Posted: February 18, 2020 at 8:14 pm   /   Do You Know?, Museums, Parks & Outdoor, Recent Posts, Restaurants

Exploring Houston Let’s take a look back at some intriguing places in and around Houston. With all of the information available to us daily, it is incredible that our brains can absorb it all. More amazingly, it is our fact of recall when desiring to pull up the information again. What we choose to remember […]

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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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