Let's talk Juneteenth, specifically the Juneteenth Sites in Houston and Galveston. Last year, Juneteenth became a federal holiday commemorating the emancipation of enslaved Africans. This nation continues to struggle with its original sin, the [...]
A trip to Vegas seems like a right of passage for American travelers. It's like the introduction into traveling around the country. My first few visits happened in my early twenties and I thought it [...]
Yesterday two friends tossed a term out to me called “Vibe Dining” to describe the current Houston food scene including (but not limited to) many of the new Black owned restaurants. I immediately latched on [...]
Made a trip to one of my favorite cities, Washington DC, for an event created by Issa Rae's production company Hoorae. Hosted at the Kennedy Center, the event centered around connecting with other creators. Here [...]
Let's talk about Where Black People Live in Houston. Years ago I created a neighborhood guide with the intended audience being fellow Houstonians or recent transplants. I never finished part two (my fault), but part [...]
Hi! I’m Erika and I am a Black Girl Who Brunches and lunches, goes to happy hours and fancy dinners :)! I am an attorney by day who just loves food. I started this blog as a creative outlet and a means to share my favorite food finds! I am based in the best city in the country Houston, Texas so most of my posts will relate to showcasing the city that I love. For those of you who do not have the privilege of living in Houston no worries! I travel fairly often and love finding unique food options to blog about. So welcome and enjoy!