Don’t Say Goodbye to Summer Just Yet!

We may have to bid summer goodbye after the holiday weekend, but for those of you still craving a clambake or lobster with drawn butter, we have two restaurants within minutes of our community that will satisfy your cravings! The Lobster Joint (201 East Houston) will remind you of one… Read more



The 1919 wine bar

Wine and Dine with Elegance at 1919 Wine & Mixology

Just minutes from Memorial Heights Villages, the Upper Kirby area of Houston has been transformed into a haven for the 30s – 40s crowd. 1919 Wine & Mixology exemplifies the style and genteel feeling of its surroundings. Throw out your old ideas of bar hopping and welcome in this cozy, elegant… Read more



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Whole Foods Picnic Lunch

A picnic right outside of Avalon Morrison Park makes the perfect date, afternoon lunch or family gathering. Located right next to the Avalon apartments is a Whole Foods, on The Alameda, and down road is the Guadalupe Park Trail, making it the perfect location for a picnic.



Stroller Strides

Stroller Strides in the Mosaic District

So, you’re a mother with a new baby. Things can be stressful and sleepless yet you wouldn’t trade it for anything in the world. It is important; however, that while you care for and entertain your child you also find time for yourself. This could be in the form of… Read more



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PS1 & 5Pointz: 2 Reasons why LIC is Way Cool

Did you know a few blocks down from Avalon Riverview and Riverview North is one of the coolest spots in all of NYC? (and it’s free to LIC residents!) MoMA PS1 is one of the largest art institutions in the United States dedicated solely to contemporary art. The PS1 museum… Read more