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Happy Thanksgiving!


From all of our families to yours, we wish you a very Happy Thanksgiving! Whether you’re gathering for a big meal, traveling to see family, going to a big football game or heading out for holiday shopping, stay safe on this fun holiday!

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How to Plan for Holiday Travel


The holiday season has officially begun and that means it’s time to hit the road to visit friends and family. Holiday travel, though, can be a particularly hectic endeavor. With the possibility of inclement weather, missed airline connections, and the trouble of maintaining the peace during a long car ride, there is no shortage of

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Honoring U.S. Veterans


On Sunday (and also on Monday as a holiday for federal employees), we honor military veterans. On Veterans Day, we pay tribute to all American veterans and give thanks to living veterans who served our great country honorably during war or peacetime. Back on November 11, 1919, U.S. President Woodrow Wilson issued a message to

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How to Tailgate for the Texans Game in Style


Tailgating is about much more than just hanging out together before watching the Texans play. It is about getting together with your friends and fellow fans and building a spirit of camaraderie that will encourage the players once they hit the field. In order to make sure that your tailgating party is the best in

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Remembering Battlegrounds in Texas


Many Americans know the battle cry, “Remember the Alamo!” And many Texans — especially native Texans and those who grew up learning Texas history in school — know the names Sam Houston, Davy Crockett, William B. Travis, Jim Bowie and Stephen F. Austin. But do you know about the cannon in Gonzales, the massacre at

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Booking a Limo for the Ultimate Date Night


Don’t get stuck on the couch watching the same old movies with your partner this weekend! If you’d like to add a little spice back into your love life, why not start by planning an ultimate date night for the two of you? Start your evening off with a chauffeured ride in a sleek romance

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When All the Professional Sports Converge


October is a great month for Houston sports fans. It’s the time of year when baseball, football, basketball and soccer are all happening at the same time, and Houston has professional teams for each of those sports. Houston Astros The defending World Series champions, the Houston Astros, began the current Major League Baseball season on

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Drive Out for Round Top/Warrenton Antique Weekend


If you’re itching for a road trip and love shopping for antiques, farmhouse-inspired finds or shabby chic home goods, we have the spot for you. From vintage collectibles, jewelry, apparel, home decor, furniture, architectural and industrial salvaged items, guns, antiques and so much more, the Round Top and Warrenton Texas Antique Shows are the place

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10 Interesting Things about the Fall Equinox


It may feel like summer for a few more weeks (or even months because after all, this is Houston). But autumn is nearly here. Tomorrow, Sept. 22, is the Fall Equinox. And while typical fall activities like brilliant fall foliage and cold weather may not happen in our great city, there’s still football, fall decorations

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Top Movies Filmed in Houston


Houston is a long way from Hollywood, but it has been a great place over the years for filming movies. Did you know all the films were shot in Houston? Urban Cowboy (1980) This iconic and volatile love story between cowboy Bud and cowgirl Sissy was filmed in Pasadena, where the action centers around Gilley’s

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All about the Grand Parkway


Imagine you’re driving home to Spring after a relaxing and enjoyable long weekend in San Antonio. You’re making good time when you decide to check the map on your phone or GPS. Suddenly, you realized I-10 is a thick, angry red line to indicate all the cars just sitting on the interstate. How can you

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Simplify Your Routines This School Year


For many families, school is back in session! And while each new school year will bring different challenges, keeping a consistent schedule can provide your kids with structure. A good routine gives your children the ability to learn vital skills, such as how to set priorities, meet deadlines, gain independence and cultivate habits of self-care.

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5 Best Quinceañera Locations in Houston


Your daughter’s quinceañera is a momentous occasion, and it takes many months of planning and preparation to make sure her quinceañera is perfect. In addition to finding sponsors, a dress, music and food, you must also choose a venue for the event. You will need to book the location at least a year in advance,

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What to Wear on a Flight


Stylish folks will tell you fashion rules were made to be broken. But if you’re a frequent sky-high traveler, you know in-flight fashion is very different from what may be most trendy on solid ground. Dressing appropriately on a plane often means comfort trumps style. But while it’s important to feel cozy and relaxed, you