Izakaya: For When You’re Feeling a Little Adventurous
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Izakaya: For When You’re Feeling a Little Adventurous

Midtown isn’t necessarily known for food, unless you’re talking about hitting the Kimchi fries food truck outside of PubFiction after a night Howling at the Moon. But, I actually visit Midtown more now for food than Vodka Sodas. Enter: Izakaya, which claims to be Houston’s only Japanese gastropub, and honestly I haven’t seen anything else … Continue reading

When Jimmy John’s Just Won’t Do: Get a Döner
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When Jimmy John’s Just Won’t Do: Get a Döner

Did you read this title and think: Oh the blasphemy!?? Are you one of those people who swear by the hangover healing and nutritional power of the sprouts and suspicious guac spread that define the signature Jimmy John’s sandwiches? Well, in that case this post probs isn’t for you. But if by chance you’re feeling like it’s time … Continue reading

Turtle Races: 10 Things to Know Before You Go
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Turtle Races: 10 Things to Know Before You Go

It’s Thursday. It’s a typical Houston night. The sun set hours ago, but it’s still blazing hot, and you’re sweating like a pig in the triple digit humidity. You’re packed in like sardines on some make shift bleachers. You’re jumping up and down like you have ants in your pants. Your neighbors sweat becomes yours as you push your way to the front … Continue reading