As I Explore Houston And Discover Interesting Places and Things To Write About
April 30, 2023
Cosmic Ice Cream - Long Point
Ice cream. Longpoint. Within walking distance from each other is a favorite paletería, Michoacána Natural Ice Cream ($3 per paleta) and the new, excellent, Cosmic Ice Cream (3 scoops $12.38). I sampled toasted coconut, S’mores, and triple chocolate and they were great. — at Cosmic Ice Cream Co.
April 21, 2023
Craft Coffee in Houston - Great Artisanal Coffee Places in Houston - Many of Which Do Their Own Roasting
April 20, 2023
Mulan Money Cats - Harwin Drive
A person mentioned Mulan on Harwin as the place to find some fun money cats. I went there and was surprised that it actually offers an enormous selection of temple themed items. Buddhas, deities, well, just check out the photos. I bought two money cats. So cute.
Toyori Ramen on Bellarie Blvd - (More than just ramen)
A delightful opportunity to sample sizzling tepanyaki, an excellent mala sichuan pepper noodle soup. terrific spicy dumplings with a group of friends.
John Nechman writes: "Out with my guys, trying out a new ramen joint in the Bellaire Asian District, Toyori (9889 Bellaire). As you would expect in the BAD, leading the delegation was the Mayor of Bellaire himself, Michael Shum, who pretty much knows every person who lives and breathes in this area; and with us were the founder of Houston’s best chocolates, Xocolla, Tony Najjar, looking fit enough to eat; Thomas L Tang, the owner of Houston’s best ramen joint Samurai Noodle (1801 Durham); the inimitable Jay P. Francis; and Tony’s very fit trainer, Triet.