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Heather Staible


Writer, social media enthusiast, lover of fashion, food, wine, college sports and interesting people. Published in Women's Wear Daily, The Houston Chronicle, People Magazine,, USA Today and other national and regional publications.

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Reality Revealed

Bachelor in Paradise reality TV hottie is all about representing Houston — from her head to her toes

By Heather Staible

When Bachelor in Paradise star AshLee Frazier walks onto the tropical resort on the premiere of the reality show Monday night, she will be repping local boutique KB Kasuals ...

A New Blow Dry Bar

Houston's fun new blow dry bar is a labor of love — and a happily ever after stronger than a hurricane

By Heather Staible

Brandon and Greer McDonald emanate Southern hospitality and natural cheerfulness that are a perfect fit for their new Memorial City blow dry bar and makeup lounge, Brush & Blush. The Louisiana ...

Fashion Success

Who needs NY? Project Runway winner still believes Houston is best for career and a good life

By Heather Staible

Project Runway just started its lucky 13th season on Lifetime and as the lights come up on the runway, so do the expectations that somewhere in the group of colorful ...

New Sexy Salon Teases

Houston's new sexy salon is more than a Tease with its special shampoo chairs and gilded luxury

By Heather Staible

Most women use trips to the salon as a chance to refresh and get away. Travis Player and Roi Alan, owners of Tease Color and Style Bar, want clients to ...

Manziel's New Girl

Could Johnny Manziel's new girl be his perfect match? Instagram reveals all

By Heather Staible

Right about now, the name “Colleen Crowley” is sitting in the search bar of just about every Google user from Texas to Ohio. The Houston native and TCU student has ...

Theme Park Delayed

Opening date for new AstroWorld theme park delayed; race track is latest addition

By Heather Staible

The Grand Texas Sports and Entertainment District is adding another high octane element to its ever expanding array of roller coasters, water slides and outdoor activities: MotorSportz is the latest ...

Life After TV

Politics, hurricanes & Oprah: After two decades, Houston TV news star looks to new adventures

By Heather Staible

In 20 years of broadcast journalism, Mary Benton has covered politicians and taken cover from hurricanes. She’s been a fixture at Houston City Hall and an election night staple ...

Day School Drama

Day school drama: Allegations of bullying at center of heated lawsuit

By Heather Staible

Beth Yeshurun Day School and its staff have been at the center of a lawsuit filed by Houston attorney Brian Cweren on behalf of a family who contend their children ...

Different Story Emerges

Good Samaritans rescue two children accidentally locked in sweltering car

By Heather Staible

UPDATE: A day after a video went viral of passersby breaking into a car to rescue two children locked inside, a different story has emerged. The owner of a video ...

Top Shops

Where to Shop Right Now: 12 new and expanded stores — and really big sales, too!

By Heather Staible

July is always a big sales month. For those who love to dig through racks and find treasures, it’s nirvana. For retailers, it’s a necessity, because fall is ...

Sexy New Houston Shop

Sexy new Houston swimsuit shop says, "Hell yes" to regular women: Where bikinis aren't just fantasies

By Heather Staible

Much like buying jeans, trying on and committing to a swimsuit is an emotional exercise of self acceptance and positive thinking. And, trying really hard not to think of how ...

Billionaire Wins Casino Suit

Houston billionaire wins big in casino lawsuit leaving gamblers he offered to pay holding nothing

By Heather Staible

A good gambler's first rule of betting is knowing when to hold ‘em, when to fold ‘em and when to take an offer from hotel and restaurant magnate Tilman ...

West Ave Shakeup

West Ave shakeup: Edward Sanchez's replacement named at Vanity Lounge — and she promises more speed

By Heather Staible

Makeup artist Aubrie Layne is in her element at The Vanity Lounge in West Ave. Surrounded by brightly colored lipsticks and eye shadows, Layne is the new face of the ...

Revved Up

Race car driver hunks, beautiful women and Johnny Manziel swag kick off Houston's Grand Prix in style

By Heather Staible

Dark skies did nothing to diminish the cheery atmosphere at the Yellow Party hosted by Indianapolis 500 champion Ryan Hunter-Reay and his wife Beccy at AutoNation Mercedes-Benz of Greenway. The ...

Paramedics On The Scene

Garage collapse during religious celebration injures at many as 30 people in Katy

By Heather Staible

Firefighters from the Houston Fire Department and the West I-10 Volunteer Fire Department joined forces in Katy after as many as 30 people were injured when the home they were ...

Leading The Way

Top fashion designer is on a mission as celebrity grand marshal at Houston Pride Parade

By Heather Staible

Mondo Guerra is on a mission. Yes, he’s a Project Runway veteran, and yes, he’s launched a cute and fashion-friendly collection with Crocs, plus the SEE Eyewear line ...

Party Watch

A lifesaving program is launched at a fancy River Oaks home with plenty of heart

By Heather Staible

What:  UTHealth AMICO Project Reception Where: The River Oaks home of Alice and Keith Mosing. The 411: The Mosings hosted an elegant reception launching the next phase of Alliance for ...

Party Watch

Movie party! Hit TV show star, country music hunk and creative minds support Houston's indie film scene

By Heather Staible

What: Arty Party Fundraiser for Southwest Alternative Media Project or SWAMP Where: Radical Eats The 411: The independent filmmaker community rolled out the red carpet for the SWAMP drawing Lew ...

Beauty On The Go

An Open Table for beauty: Houston makeup addict creates an app for manis, blowouts & more

By Heather Staible

A broken nail. A blowout gone bad. Eyebrows in need of an ASAP shaping. Every woman has endured at least one of these beauty mishaps, which often have a knack ...

CultureMap POV Video

Inside new thrill ride: High-speed water slide through belly of the beast is a real scream

By Heather Staible

Schlitterbahn Galveston Island Water Park's new body slide, Screaming Serpents, is an experience for the senses, giving riders 10 seconds of neon lights, fog, sounds and speed. The Galveston ...

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