Category Archives: Shopping

New Store Alert – Big Blue Whale

I was so excited when I found out that a new toy store was arriving to my neighborhood in the Heights. Big Blue Whale is an independent toy store located on the trendy 19th st in the Heights. Started by local … Continue reading

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Old Town Spring

Old Town Spring is an old town with 150 shops located only 30 minutes from downtown Houston off the 45. This little town has a really cute Toy Store that my kids got lost in called Why Not Toys. For … Continue reading

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Where to shop vintage for Westernwear

Last year Finding Houston described how to Get your Urban Cowboy On with the best country stores in Houston.  This year, I wanted to combine my 2 favorite pastimes in Houston.  Vintage clothes shopping and the Houston Rodeo. As highlighted … Continue reading

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Nutcracker Market 2012

The Christmas Spirit has commenced in Houston! Houston Ballet’s Nutcracker Market is a Christmas extravaganza and has 325 vendors selling unique gift ideas such as gourmet food, toys, ornaments, accessories and decorations. The market benefits the Houston Ballet Foundation, its academy … Continue reading

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White Linen Night in the Heights

For those who are regular readers of the blog, you will notice that I just love the Heights. And one of the many reasons I love the area is the 6th Annual White Linen Night event that is being held … Continue reading

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H&M in Houston

Finally, after much anticipation, H&M has arrived in Houston. There was mounting discussion on what location H&M would pick, and it came to some people’s surprise that they chose Baybrook Mall in Friendswood. The store opening, the week before last, … Continue reading

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Getting Your Urban Cowboy On

One of the best things about living in Houston is that you can walk around in cowboy boots, checked shirt and cowboy hat and no one gives you a second look.  For those of us that have a secret hankering … Continue reading

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