Baton Rouge Native Finds Her Calling in Houston With Online Praline Business

POSTED: January 18, 2022 AT 2:27 pm   /   Food Finds, Sweets

You can now listen to Phaedra Cook’s interview with Melanie Perkins-Morris on Houston Food Finder’s Houston Restaurant News Today podcast, and subscribe with your preferred podcast app!  It was about a year after Hurricane Katrina hit when Baton Rouge native Melanie Perkins-Morris decided to take a chance on Houston. In search of a more metropolitan […]

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Spring Branch Doughnut Shop’s Future Depends on Customers Returning

POSTED: March 17, 2021 AT 10:18 am   /   Breakfast, Food Finds, Sweets

Tucked away off of I-10 at Westview and Beltway 8 sits a charming, classic doughnut shop. Instead of serving the trendy (and sometimes bizarre) specialties, Snowflake Donuts at 10780 Westview has served classics such as glazed, cinnamon twists and blueberry cake for the last eight years. Owner Leakhena Lin has operated it for the past three […]

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Shake Off the Stay-at-Home Blues With These Guilt-Free Houston Cookies

POSTED: May 14, 2020 AT 3:46 pm   /   Food Finds, Sweets

“Healthy treats” always sounds like an oxymoron. Either it’s a treat worth abandoning all virtue for, or it’s not worth eating. However, some people, such as those fighting diabetes, don’t have a choice, yet still deserve treats. Others just want a healthier option. To meet these needs, Houston business ChipMonk Baking, which was founded by […]

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