Welcome to HOT in HOUSTON NOW!

Allow me to introduce myself.

I’m Valerie Sweeten, a native Houstonian and founder/editor of HOT in HOUSTON NOW. I have over twenty-five years of experience as a published writer with major news publications and am the author of the children’s books, Shh, Listen: In the Rainforest, Shh, Listen: On a Safari, Shh, Listen: In the Outback and The Donut Tree. 

I hope to make this your source for the most up to date news in food, fashion, theatre, fine arts, family fun and more. I look forward to sharing some of the most incredible news about opportunities, talents and people behind the scenes.