At Home With: Dr. Donnell Newman, Jr
“At Home With” is a regular feature showcasing men’s homes and interior design Dr. Donnell Newman, Jr. looked at more than 50 homes on the internet before he found one he really fell in love with. “It was the layout,” says the 37 year-old emergency medicine physician now based... Read more
5 Things You Need to Know About Artopia
Houston’s art scene is vibrant. From street art to high-end galleries, you can find something for every taste. To celebrate all that Houston has to offer, Houston Press will host it’s annual Artopia event at Winter Street Studios on January 28, 2017. Artopia is an evening of culture, fashion,... Read more
Mocha Man Style Holiday Gift Guide
Each year we, scour the web to find the best products to recommend for the holiday season. In this year’s Holiday Gift Guide, we’ve curated a collection of our favorite fashion, technology, food/beverage, and grooming products. Enjoy and happy shopping. Timberland Premium Boots from The Legends Collection (Volume 2) These... Read more
The 2016 Beaujolais Nouveau Wine is Here!
I first learned about Beaujolais Nouveau when I was living in Jacksonville, FL. I was hanging out in the office of the local alternative news weekly and one of the reporters mentioned how excited she was get her case of Beaujolais Nouveau. As a wine newbie, I had no idea what she was... Read more
Leamon Green’s “Look at Them” Exhibition Opens at O’Kane Gallery
Leamon Green understands the impact of history and culture in our society. His work depicts the complexities of African identity in an age of increased global awareness and migration. “Ever since I first saw his work, I was bowled over,” said Lloyd Gite, owner of The Gite Gallery and... Read more
Sweet & Spicy Strip Steak Inspired by Texas
This post is sponsored by Ozarka. All opinions are my own. I am a Texan. Born and raised. Although I’ve lived all across the U.S.A and traveled around the world, the Lone Star State keeps drawing me back. Texas is unlike any place on the planet. With it’s diverse cultures,... Read more
The Columbia Crest 2014 Crowdsourced Cabernet Sauvignon is Finally Here!
Wine can be intimidating. Have you ever gone to a restaurant and asked to see the wine list and the server or sommelier hands you a book that is thicker than the volumes of Harry Potter? Overwhelmed by the sheer number of choices, you randomly select a red wine that fits... Read more
Travel Essay: The Value of a Road Trip
Since I’ve been a dad, I’ve taken some fabulous vacations with my family. We visited Disneyland & Disney World (where we attended an exclusive preview party), Universal Studios (where we had behind-the-scenes access), toured Washington, D.C., and took a Caribbean cruise. These trips were once-in-a-lifetime experiences and we thoroughly... Read more
The Houston Texans Welcome the Carnival Breeze to Galveston, TX with a Fun Mother’s Day Event
When Carnival Cruise Line commissions a new ship in Texas, they do it a big way. To celebrate the arrival of the Carnival Breeze, the cruise operator hosted “Moms Dash to the Splash,” a fun onboard event featuring Houston Texans players, wide receiver DeAndre Hopkins and linebacker Brian Cushing. I... Read more
JetBlue Helps Travelers Catch a Quick, Comfortable Nap
I’ve spent countless hours in airports. As you can imagine, the need for sleep often creeps up on a weary traveler, and those airport seats aren’t the most comfortable choice. To solve this problem, Jet Blue has partnered with MetroNaps, to install four new JetNap EnergyPods in JFK Airport. “At... Read more