Spring Fitness: Trek to the Houston Zoo From Kirby Place

Get fit with the animals at the Houston Zoo. Source: MorgueFile

As spring brings warmer weather and sunny days, it's time to get out of the winter slump and start getting active! A bit of exercise can help burn off those extra pounds from winter, and get your body in shape for swimsuit season! But just hitting the gym every day can get boring and repetitive, so why not find a more interesting, unique way to get moving, … [Read more...]

Easy Dining: Walk to Smashburger From Your Apartment

Smahsburger has your favorite toppings and grilled burger near Kirby Place. Source: MorgueFile

There's nothing quite so satisfying as a good, old fashioned hamburger. At Smashburger, they refine the art of making the hamburger to new, delicious heights! Next time you're hungry for a burger and terrific fries, or even a salad with all the fixings, give Smashburger a try. They're about half a mile away from our Kirby Place community! Smashburger … [Read more...]

Comicpalooza Coming to Houston on Memorial Day Weekend


Get ready to embrace your inner geek at Comicpalooza in Houston! This four-day fantastic event takes over Houston on Memorial Day weekend, and is worth visiting whether you're a nerd or not! Various exhibitions will be set up in the George R. Grown Convention Center and celebrity guests are charted to appear, including Cary Elwes, David Yost, Lou Ferrigno, … [Read more...]

Celebrate Cinco at Houston’s Nearby Fajita Pete’s


Looking for a place to celebrate Cinco de Mayo this year, but don't want to go too far from home? How do authentic fajitas at a restaurant just over a mile away sound? Check out Fajita Pete's! You don't have to go far from our Kirby Place community to enjoy sizzling Mexican food for the holiday. It's one of the many fine Mexican restaurants in … [Read more...]

Open Spaces: Using Mirrors to Mat Favorite Photos

mirror picture frames

Mirrors hold an undeniable mystique. They can give a room the impression of space, or brighten it up with the way they reflect light. Most commonly, people use decorative mirrors hung on their own, but what about an uncommon use for mirrors? You can use them to mount pictures for a unique, distinctive look! Craft or specialty stores carry mirrors … [Read more...]