Are you a fan of Vera Bradley? Through the end of today, everything in Simply Violet is 60% off. Also, if you spend $100, you get free shipping. This Vera tote bag is my favorite at $31.20. If you pick up a few, you can cross off some Christmas shopping

  There are arguments that Costco is not always the best deal in town.   Sure, if you buy in bulk, but waste half the food, you are not getting a good deal.  And, if you pay for the membership, but do not shop at the store often, you are wasting

Remember the mandatory water restrictions in Houston? Today is the water day for odd numbered addresses. Even addresses can water on Thursday and Sunday. Odd addresses can water on Wednesday and Saturday. All watering is to be done before 10:00am or after 8:00pm.

Remember when I mentioned that Ebates was offering a $10 gift card for purchases in August? I was hopeful that this was true… but I’m never really sure on these things. Well, I am happy to report that my $10 Target gift card arrived today.  Did you get one?

UPDATE: See the latest post HERE!!   Address:  3663 Westcenter Drive, Houston, TX 77042 The  Quillian Center is adjacent to the Worship Center at First Methodist Houston’s Westchase Campus.  It includes Noah’s Ark splash pad, 2 swimming pools, an outdoor basketball pavilion, a shaded picnic area, ball fields, a gymnasium, and

Have a young firefighter? Check out this cool Houston Fire Department Active Incidents Website.   When you hear a firetruck go by, you can check to see where it is headed.

Address: 1515 Sul Ross Street, Houston, TX 77006 Hours: 11:00 a.m – 7:00 p.m. Wednesday – Sunday The museum is closed Mondays and Tuesdays. Cost: Always free. Appropriate Age:   Ahh, well, hmm.  You should decide based on what you want to do. Our Review:  The Menil Campus is located next

Remember the mandatory water restrictions in Houston? Today is the water day for even numbered addresses. Even addresses can water on Thursday and Sunday. Odd addresses can water on Wednesday and Saturday. All watering is to be done before 10:00am or after 8:00pm.

The City of Houston has a new group called the Department of Neighborhoods (DON). According to the website, “The DON accomplishes an efficient and effective reorganization of many divisions that were previously dispersed throughout the City organization, with the end result being a “one-stop-shop” for accessing City services and resolving

Here is a good opportunity if you are looking to splurge on some Strasburg children’s clothes. Head to Strasburg, starting now, for the Labor Day Blitz Sale.   Get up to 50% off entire purchase of regular price items.   Sale items are an additional 40% off.  This Sale is ‘The Best