Eats

No Brush, Just Breakfast

Chow, Baby
Another thing Chow, Baby begrudges the Beautiful People for (this continues a life-long rant) is co-opting the word “bedhead” to mean “sexily tousled.” This is in no way an accurate description of mornin...


Couch Potatoes

Chow, Baby
Boy. After decades of dating adventure you finally meet The One, the person you could enjoy the rest of your life with, and with a lovely sense of destiny unfolding you make room in your heart and your life and your fabulous &#...



King of Siam

Chow, Baby
Chow, Baby was thrilled to get a visit last week from its father, who prefers camping out around the South to staying in his own Katrina-moldy house.


Get Me Makeup. Lots.

Chow, Baby
If this were a tv series – and don’t think Chow, Baby hasn’t thought about it; it’s got the theme song picked out and everything – this week’s episode would begin with Chow, Baby’s edit...



Come Back Strong

Chow, Baby
Chow, Baby fell in with a bad crowd the other night, a group of so-called friends who forced it to use a lampshade as a chapeau and to dance on a tabletop that unfortunately turned out not to be load-bearing. Chow, Baby doesn&#...


I, (Your Name)

Chow, Baby
Every New Year, more or less, Chow, Baby makes a resolution for its readers. Usually it’s something along the lines of “Support your local indie restaurants, dammit.” This year we’ll get specific: Every ...



All Chow, Baby Wants

Chow, Baby
Snuggled in sushi-print flannel jammies (Xmas 2003), chopping up goodies for the fondue pot (Xmas 2002), mixing up a vat of Robert Earl Keen’s “Eggnog from Hell” (in Merry Christmas from the Family, Xmas 2001)...


She Bangers

Chow, Baby
You’d think Chow, Baby would dine regularly on bangers just so it could amuse itself with the word, but in fact last week’s visit to 221B Baker Street Pub & Grill (6333 Camp Bowie Blvd., Ste. 200) saw its first...



Begging the Question

Chow, Baby
“Do you ever admit when you’re wrong?” Chow, Baby’s constant companion idly asked halfway through our scrumptious appetizers at Saporé, formerly known as Randall’s Gourmet Cheesecake Co. (907 Hous...


Anticipation

Chow, Baby
On a near-daily basis for months now, Chow, Baby has been monitoring the “Coming Soon – Pho Bella” sign in the middle of the My Lan strip mall at Beach and Belknap sts.