Black Girls Who Brunch Turns ONE!

Guess what! We are ONE year old today! Yay!!! Here's a little BGWB history for ya! I picked the name and set up the Wordpress account in 2014, but sat on it for almost a year, too scared to write and worried about how my blog would be received.  I continued to visit restaurants and stockpile pictures for "one day" when I would actually blog about these places. One weekend in May 2015, I decided it was time to stop being scared and just DO IT! I spent the next few weeks writing various blog posts and finally found my style.   [...]

By |2016-05-30T21:46:04-05:00May 31st, 2016|Categories: Uncategorized|5 Comments

Movin’ On Up!

I'm moving on up like George and Weezy!!!  Sometime this weekend, my fabulously talented cousin, Kamilah well help me move my website from wordpress.com to wordpress.org (check her out at adodigital.com). Wordpress.com has been a great way to start this blog, but it is time to pop off the training wheels and move over to the .org version.  After the transfer I hope to be able to include more fun features and widgets that are not supported by the wordpress.com version.  For example, Black Girls Who Brunch is currently the #3 blog in Houston on Zomato, but wordpress.com does not [...]

By |2017-01-22T00:13:27-05:00September 26th, 2015|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , |2 Comments

My Thoughts on the Gaslamp Controversy

I debated touching on this topic on my blog, but what the hey, it is the convergence of my two worlds.  Of course I am a foodie/food blogger, but in my real life I am an attorney.   I have been drawn to the legal aspects of the ongoing drama with the local bar Gaslamp. For those out of the loop, three African American male attorneys attempted to enter the bar Gaslamp in Houston's Midtown area.  The bouncers told them it would cost $20. A note here, bars in Houston do not typically charge cover.  The three men declined and [...]