The Best Events This Week in Houston: January 20-26, 2020

Grab your jackets it is a little chilly but there should be some nice days for exploring Houston, this week: January 20-26, 2020! There are events for everyone from Storytime to homeschool days. If you like to bundle up grab some blankets and catch an outdoor movie! Have a great week, Houston! What are you looking forward to? Don’t forget to scope out some of the ongoing weekly events for Toddlers & Preschoolers as well as our extensive list for Homeschoolers. Have a great week!

What We’re Reading This Week

Houston Population Surge | SAHM Depression| Sign Stealing| Testicle Festival| True Crime Great reads from around the web and print that made us stop scrolling, sit back, and enjoy a quick read. 1 Houston could see second biggest population surge in U.S. through 2029, study says Yay. I mean. “welcome.” Just don’t come here and try to turn it into the place you left. Okay? 2 Why Didn’t Anyone Warn Me About Stay-at-Home Mom Depression? I was not only tired and depleted, but hopeless—like my life had no purpose, and no one seemed to care about all I’d been doing for my son and my family. 3 Can MLB Stop Sign Stealing? Commissioner Rob Manfred … new protocols will “absolutely” be in place by Opening Day to curb the misuse of technology around baseball. 4 What you need to know about the Texas Testicle Festival coming to Fredericksburg An interesting way to spend your July 4th… Tickets 5 True Crime Podcast Leads to Arrest in 40-Year-Old Cold Case “With this true crime explosion that has happened, there’s people that also want to be a part of it and help in some way.”

The Best Events This Week in Houston: January 13-19, 2020

Brrr, Houston! It’s cold and wet and time to plan for the week ahead, Houston: January 13-19, 2020! What’s the verdict is your tree still up or down? Ours came down Sunday and wow! does my house look clean. It is amazing how we get used to all that stuff. Even the pretty seasonal stuff. It is always so nice to have it all put away too! Makes sense at the beginning of the year – sort of feels like a clean slate! Well, whether you are still enjoying the tinsel and lights or have everything packed away it is time for January in Houston! It is a bit chilly this week and more than a little damp but there is still a lot to head out and do! What are you looking forward to? Don’t forget to scope out some of the ongoing weekly events for Toddlers & Preschoolers as well as our extensive list for Homeschoolers. Have a great week!

The Best Events This Week in Houston: January 6-12, 2020

Happy New Year, Houston! It’s time to plan for the week ahead in Houston: January 6-12, 2020! Did you dive right in with a fantastic new resolution or are you laying low and taking it one day at a time? It is a leap year so we do have an entire extra day to play catch up this year! (Or, maybe, just play!) Whether you are diving into your health or cleaning out your closet I hope you meet your goals and have a great 2020! What are you looking forward to? Don’t forget to scope out some of the ongoing weekly events for Toddlers & Preschoolers as well as our extensive list for Homeschoolers. Have a great week!

What We’re Reading This Week

Hey, Texas! Cursive is Back! | 10 Steps to Well-Adjusted Kids| Is Scouting Relevant?| The Lost Jungle Prince| 7 Days Online as an 11yo Girl Great reads from around the web and print that made us stop scrolling, sit back, and enjoy a quick read. 1 Texas students will have to learn cursive again starting this fall What do you think? Glad it’s back? 2 Want to Raise Well-Adjusted Children? Psychology Says Let Them See You Doing These 10 Things Is it shocking that you should be a kind well-rounded person – and, let your kids be part of that world? 3 Are the Boy Scouts Still Relevant and Worthwhile Today? An interesting premise. Scouting has had some rough years and there is currently a lot of change and upheaval within the organization. Is scouting relevant to your family? 4 The Jungle Prince of Delhi A modern-day tale of an evocative royal family who lived as recluses in a wooded thicket amid the bustle of New Delhi. The House of Oudh – a kingdom that no longer exists. This piece is a beautifully crafted story of royalty, history, family, and secrets. 5 I’m a 37-Year-Old Mom & I Spent Seven

Wrapping up 2019 in Houston: December 23, 2019 to January 6, 2020

It’s time to wrap up 2019 in Houston! Happy Holidays, Merry Christmas, and Happy New Year! The city still has a lot to offer and a lovely temperate winter in which to explore it all! If you have family in town check out our complete Guide to Houston Winter Festivals, Lights and More! for all your Houston holiday fun. Need a gift idea? We have an idea for everyone on your list. You may notice this a two-week ‘This Week in Houston’ post because we are going to be slowing our online and social presence to spend time with family and friends. We at GHM wish you and yours a beautiful end to 2019 and a fabulous beginning to 2020! Have a great 2019!

Homeschool Events This Week in Houston: December 16-22, 2019

It’s time to plan for the week ahead in Houston: December 16-22, 2019! It is getting a bit light as we head into the throws of the holiday season but (you know) everything is a learning experience! Here are this week’s events for Houston homeschoolers. Looking for all the things this week? Check out our complete calendar or Guide to Houston Winter for all your Houston holiday fun. We have Festivals, Trees, Lights, Santa, Snow, and More! Need a gift idea – we an idea for everyone on your list. What are you looking forward to? Did we miss an event? Drop a comment below. Need more? Scope out all of our resources for Houston Homeschoolers. Have a great week!