Fun Things to During the Autumn Months

Fall is upon us, and in the Houston area, the change of seasons and cooler weather is highly anticipated. With more moderate temperatures, outdoor activities are ideal; and southeastern Texas offers many options for families that want to get away and experience something new. Natural attractions, amusement parks and other entertainment are often very affordable […]

Tourmaline: October’s Alternative Birthstone, Its Meaning, Powers and History

The Meaning and History of Tourmaline Tourmaline is the alternate birthstone for October, along with the opal. The stone was first discovered by Dutch traders off the West Coast of Italy in the late 1600’s or early 1700’s. The name tourmaline comes from the Sinhalese term “turmali,” which was the name given to all colored crystals on the island […]

Let’s Have Fun This Weekend!

See how much heat you can handle at the Texas Hot Sauce Festival, celebrate 5 years of Lucille’s food, continue giving back to Harvey relief, dance at a Pitbull and Enrique Iglesias concert, cheer on the ‘Stros and the Dash and more. Check below to find great things happening around Houston this weekend, from Thursday, […]

12 Things to Know About the September Equinox

Well hello, fall. (Or spring if you happen to be in the southern hemisphere.) Even though it happens year after year, the arrival of autumn is always a little surprising. Almost as if on a switch, one day late in the summer you feel it – a subtle crispness in the air. And before you […]