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Ruthie Miller

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Ruthie Miller is a native Houstonian and former San Franciscan who loves avocado, butter, flip flops, and every word that John Steinbeck ever wrote. She hates eggplant, snakes, and the designated hitter so much that you should never bring them up in conversation. Ruthie holds a B.S. from Vanderbilt University and a M.Ed. from Rice.

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Where to Eat Right Now

Where to eat right now: 10 cool, must-try restaurants for October

By Ruthie Miller

October is here! Need a lunch or dinner recommendation? Here’s where you should eat right now in Houston.  Coppa Osteria Newly open in Rice Village is Coppa Osteria, the ...


Health Warrior

Houston teacher fights obesity, earns laurels from superchef Jamie Oliver's revolution army

By Ruthie Miller

Through the years, celebrity chef Jamie Oliver has become the voice of the Food Revolution, a movement that seeks to transform the way people eat through educational programs, activities and ...


Best New Restaurants

Where to eat right now: 10 cool, must-try restaurants for September

By Ruthie Miller

September is here! Need a lunch or dinner recommendation? Here’s where you should eat right now in Houston.  Osteria Mazzantini Mockingbird Bistro has been a timeless classic in Houston ...


Where You Need To Eat

Where to eat right now: 10 cool, must-try restaurants for August

By Ruthie Miller

August is here! Need a lunch or dinner recommendation? Here’s where you should eat right now in Houston.  Camerata Camerata, the new wine bar from Paul Petronella, has officially ...


Cronuts Be Gone

The cronut needs to go: Enough with this overblown craze — here are 5 better new dessert combos

By Ruthie Miller

It’s been a month since the crazy cronut had us all fainting in a tizzy of excess empty calories. I admit being intrigued by the combo — but certainly not ...


Cool Treats

Houston's best ice cream, popsicles and more: 10 cool treats to help you love summer

By Ruthie Miller

You’ve probably noticed the heat index rising, but there’s no use complaining — it’s just our summer spectacular in Houston. So embrace the heat and try these cool ...


Where You Need To Eat

Where to eat right now: 10 sizzling, must-try restaurants for June

By Ruthie Miller

June is here! Need a lunch or dinner recommendation? Here’s where you should eat right now in Houston.  Pistolero’s Now open in the former Nabi space on Westheimer ...


Must-try Restaurants

Where to eat right now: 10 cool, must-try restaurants for May

By Ruthie Miller

Hard to believe it, but May is here. Need a lunch or dinner recommendation? Here’s where you should eat right now in Houston.  Eleven XI Eleven XI officially opened ...


A Dessert Revolution

New dessert shops make Houston a much sweeter place: It's not just about cupcakes anymore

By Ruthie Miller

Despite the fact that ice cream parlors have been around for more than a century — offering that one, single, storied treat — some of us are still confounded when we hear ...


First Taste

Best pizza in Houston? Add Pizzeria Solario to the list of candidates

By Ruthie Miller

Just a few years ago it seemed that Houston suffered from a strange dearth of solid pizza options. We’ve consistently been able to rely on Dolce Vita, but only ...


Where To Eat Right Now

Where to eat right now: 10 hot, must-try restaurants for April

By Ruthie Miller

April is here! Need a lunch or dinner recommendation? Here’s where you should eat right now in Houston.  Batanga With live music, sharable Latin American dishes, and a patio ...


New Pie Shop Opens

Mighty Sweet: New family-run mini-pie shop opens in the Heights

By Ruthie Miller

It was bound to happen. Houston's got a macaron store, a Bundt cake shop and cupcakeries galore — and now we can add a pie place to our burgeoning culinary ...


Foodie fun

Rise and dine: 10 new(ish) breakfasts that make the Houston restaurant scene even tastier

By Ruthie Miller

Houston’s got a gaggle of breakfast classics around town — the Breakfast Klub, La Guadalupana and Fountain View Cafe, among others. But a new crop of breakfast options has popped ...


Smokin' glory

Houston barbecue finally gets its day: First-ever BBQ fest to fill bellies, change hearts

By Ruthie Miller

How we’ve gone this long without an area barbecue festival is beyond comprehension, but two of Houston’s most enthusiastic meatheads have taken it upon themselves to remedy that ...


Foodie News

Where to eat right now: 10 cool, must-try restaurants for March

By Ruthie Miller

March is here! Need a lunch or dinner recommendation? Here’s where you should eat right now in Houston.  Hollister on Washington Hollister Grill has a second location, this one ...


Foodie News

Where to eat right now: 10 cool, must-try restaurants for February

By Ruthie Miller

Hello, February! Need a lunch or dinner recommendation? Here’s where you should eat right now in Houston.  Blacksmith Yay! Coffee kids David Buehrer and Ecky Probanto have opened their ...


A crafty charity

Making Valentines and drinking beer: Foodies come together to help soldiers with packages of love

By Ruthie Miller

Valentines for Soldiers sprang from humble roots, started by a small group of friends at Anvil in 2010. The group noted that our troops abroad get lots of attention over ...


Foodie News

Where to eat right now: 10 hot, must-try restaurants for January

By Ruthie Miller

Hello, January! Need a lunch or dinner recommendation? Here’s where you should eat right now in Houston.  Eatsie Boys Café In one of Houston’s most endearing success stories ...


Foodie News

Where to eat right now: 10 hot must-try restaurants for December

By Ruthie Miller

December is here! Need a lunch or dinner recommendation? Here’s where you should eat right now in Houston.    The Pass Put on your fancy pants because the tasting-menu half ...


A Veggie Revolution

Houston, the land of healthy eating? Believe it or not, fatty comfort food no longer reigns

By Ruthie Miller

Let’s get one thing out of the way: Houston is — and always will be — a burger town. Steakhouses trump all here, and fried chicken may as well be our ...


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