Category Archives: Eating & Drinking

Brenner’s Wine Fest

I am a fan of wine, food and beautiful Houston spring weather.  So the perfect way to spend an afternoon along the Bayou is heading to Brenner’s Wine Fest. The annual event that ran last weekend has gained popularity over … Continue reading

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2 Year Anniversary Update – Houston’s Best Coffee

When we started this blog our first post was finding the best coffee in Houston.  2 years on, there have been so many more coffee shops open up, so I thought that we would refresh the below post with some … Continue reading

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Jus’ Mac

Some nights you just don’t feel like cooking and want comfort food. The ultimate in comfort food in the US is Macaroni and Cheese. Jus’ Mac is a Macaroni and Cheese establishment with 2 locations, the Heights and Sugar Land. … Continue reading

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Macaron by Patisse

A couple of weeks ago I received an email addressed to all my girlfriends raving about a new macaron shop that has just opened in the River Oaks shopping precinct on West-Gray.  The reply alls on this email confirmed that … Continue reading

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G’Day USA Australia Week Houston 2013

Australia Day, next Saturday 26th January, commemorates the establishment of the first settlement at Port Jackson, now part of Sydney, in 1788.  It is our 4th July celebration and back home it means a day off work enjoying BBQ’s, cricket, … Continue reading

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Oktoberfest in Houston

Oktoberfest is the world’s largest festival held in Munich from September 22 through to Sunday October 7 2012.   Houston has a number of Oktoberfest events for you to enjoy (even some with the family!) Astros Oktoberfest – The Astros … Continue reading

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Houston Restaurant Weeks

It’s that time of the year again when Houston’s best restaurants take part in Houston Restaurant Weeks to help raise money for the Houston Food Bank.  Running from August 1-31st, special menus are created including 2-3 course lunches for $20 and … Continue reading

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