As a reporter covering the Houston business beat in the 1990s, I was always struck by people’s references to “old money” and “new money,” and their compulsion to make such distinctions. [Read more…]
We asked on Facebook: What does living the good life mean to you and what are the best things money can and can’t buy here?
“This anniversary animates and gladdens and unites all American hearts. On other days of the year we may be party men, indulging in controversies, more or less important to the public good; we may have likes and dislikes, and we may maintain our political differences, often with warm, and sometimes with angry feelings. But today we are Americans all; and all nothing but Americans.”
We asked on Facebook: What’s your favorite coastal way to celebrate Fourth of July?
When we began asking locals why they loved water sports, we were surprised by their answers. We expected them to tell us about the adrenaline-rush and exhilaration they found out on the Gulf and waterways. [Read more…]
We asked readers on Facebook to help us celebrate life on the water by sending their favorite photos of surfing, boating, kayaking, kiteboarding and more.
Each May, Coast Monthly celebrates the launch of beach season. And there’s much to celebrate. [Read more…]
We asked on Facebook: What’s your favorite summertime book that’s perfect for the beach?
Coastal cowboys. Surfers. Sailors. Seafood. Texans who changed their communities and the world. Those were just a few of the Coast Monthly themes in 2016. [Read more…]
April is our cowboy issue. It’s when we focus on the Galveston County Fair & Rodeo and celebrate the lifestyles that go with the popular event. But you’ll probably notice this issue is very much about cowgirls. [Read more…]