Random aside to start this post off with, I first remember hearing the term "Happy Hour" as a kid watching the movie Casper starring Christina Ricci. The "bad" ghosts chanted Happy Hour! Happy Hour! Happy Hour! before dragging the father off to his demise. So whenever I write a post about Happpppy Hourrrr! I say it in my head like the ghosts did . Hahahaha. Anywho, last week I caught up with one of my Mizzou friends who was in town for some wedding planning. We met up on Friday for Happy Hour at Trulucks! Trulucks is in the galleria area near some [...]
Julep from the Street I stopped over at a Washington Bar, Julep for an after work Happy Hour. I visited Julep before when it first opened and was excited to come back. As the name and look imply, Julep is meant to take you back to the old South, minus slavery and Jim Crow. Simply put, Julep is a beautiful bar that is true to its' theme, yet not overdone at the same time. There are small touches like mint julep cups all around or a wall of stuff like bottles of Bourbon. For a Monday around 5pm, this [...]
Amy My sister and I made a long awaited trip to the movies to see the critically acclaimed documentary, Amy, which focuses on the short life of jazz/soul singer Amy Winehouse. We decided to go to the downtown theater Sundance. First up we stopped over at Sundance to pick up our tickets. If you park in the theater garage across the street the theater will validate your parking, so make sure you bring your receipt into the theater with you. We had a few hours to kill so we went in search of a good happy hour. The ridiculous heat [...]
My current favorite Houston Happy Hours!