Cuban café brings Havana to Houston

Established in the early ’90s, Café Piquet has moved from a corner store front of a shopping strip to its own stand-alone building on Bissonnet, and is therefore the king of Cuban cuisine in Houston. For some reason, in Houston, Mexican taquerias are a dime a dozen and yet Cuban restaurants are few and far between — it’s almost as if people More...

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By Staff Reporter On Saturday, March 26th, 2011
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Doggs 4 Life: Snoop Dogg Inks a Tattoo of Nate Dogg

Finally, a rap tattoo worth respecting (you know what I’m talking about). In light of hip-hop’s loss of Nathaniel “Nate Dogg” Hale earlier this month, long-time friend and collaborator Snoop More...

By Staff Reporter On Friday, March 25th, 2011
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Christo Without Jeanne-Claude

The tension between presence and absence has always been crucial to the work of Christo and Jeanne-Claude. It took the artists 24 years to get permission to wrap the Reichstag, in Berlin, but the sublime result, More...

By Nicole Patterson On Friday, March 25th, 2011
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Snoop Dogg, Ghostland Observatory rock South Padre

Over 10,000 people flooded Schlitterbahn in South Padre Island to see Snoop Dogg & the Snoopadelics perform with Austin-based Ghostland Observatory last week for the Red Bull SoundClash. The event featured both More...

By Angela Miller On Friday, March 25th, 2011
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Spring into successful dating

The month of March is the time of spring break, the first day of spring and of course, everyone’s favorite time to celebrate Irish heritage with green beer. However, what most people don’t even realize is that More...

By Staff Reporter On Friday, March 25th, 2011
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Women shouldn’t be the only ones allowed to carry purses

Cristiano Ronaldo With Man Purse On Streets I was recently in a situation where I had to hold a purse for a female friend. I found myself assessing the practicality of her purse, imagining what I could put in it More...

By Staff Reporter On Friday, March 25th, 2011
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First Drive: 2012 McLaren MP4-12C

Let’s see now. You’ve got your Ferrari 458 Italia, your Porsche 911 GT2 RS and 911 Turbo S and Lamborghini Gallardo Superleggera 570-4. After all, if we’re setting the scene properly on the most More...

By Staff Reporter On Friday, March 25th, 2011
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2012 Saab 9-3 hatchback confirmed – but is a sedan?

We’re in Washington D.C. this week attending the embargoed long-lead event for the 2011 Saab 9-4X, but that hasn’t stopped us from inquiring about other key new products from the House of Griffin. We’ve More...

By Staff Reporter On Wednesday, March 9th, 2011
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Don’t let stress eat away at you

Stress and unhealthy eating sometimes go hand-in-hand. When we feel depressed, stressed, sad, bored, angry or downright emotional, we seek comfort in food — and let’s face it, fruits and veggies are not on More...

By Tanya Morgan On Monday, January 3rd, 2011
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Gerald Kochan is an American of Polish decent working for Americans

Gerald Kochan is an American of Polish decent , he speaks Polish and clearly has rehearsed his sales approach – those that have sold to him are very elderly Poles or the immediate relatives of WW2 Veterans More...