ABOUT Mockingbird & Armadillo

Houston is singular. From our food to our diverse cultural influences to the quirky and lovely characters who call this region home. Goat Yoga? Check. Arabic Karaoke? Check. Mockingbird and Armadillo is a new digital series from Houston Public Media that captures the special qualities of Houston in a fun and thoughtful way – storytelling for the digital age.

All Stories

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WATCH: Halloween Grosstopia | Mockingbird And Armadillo

How to make a gross and slimy Halloween complete!

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WATCH: A Recipe For Success | Mockingbird and Armadillo

One local foundation is helping our children to learn how to make healthier dietary choices.

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WATCH: Golf Coast | Mockingbird and Armadillo

Fore! he's a golly good gulf-er...

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WATCH: Adorable Zoo Babies | Mockingbird and Armadillo

Animal Babies: First Year on Earth & NOVA fans will enjoy seeing our local animal babies...

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WATCH: Can Ernie Improv? | Mockingbird and Armadillo

Laughter is in the air, as is self-confidence, public speaking skills, and the ability to handle multi-tasking!

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WATCH: Secrets Of Resale Shopping | Mockingbird and Armadillo

Tricks and tips from an Antiques Roadshow appraiser!

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WATCH: Learn To Make The Perfect Chocolate Chip Cookie | Mockingbird And Armadillo

August 4th is National Chocolate Chip Cookie Day - Let's Celebrate!

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WATCH: Ice Cream Dreams | Mockingbird and Armadillo

Can our Ice Cream expert create Ernie's choice of flavors - Manhattan Cocktail!

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WATCH: Healthcare Games to Save the World

Healthcare? There's an app for that.

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WATCH – Hipster Haircut: Mockingbird and Armadillo

Ernie Manouse stops in for a trim and a story or two ...


WATCH: Inside the Astronauts Homes | Mockingbird and Armadillo

Visit Timber Cove in Seabrook, Texas - The Home of Heroes!

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Cooking with Beer | Mockingbird and Armadillo

We all know about making brats with beer... but what about pizza???

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WATCH: MeWOW, It’s A Cat Cafe! | Mockingbird & Armadillo

This place is in a CAT-agory all it's own!

Hurricane Supplies

WATCH: Hurricane Shopping | Mockingbird And Armadillo

Hurricane Season is here! Do you have what you need to be safe and secure?

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