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  • Maggie Must-Haves: Safety & Security gadgets

    HOUSTON — Staying safe is smart and easy! Maggie has some “must-have” items that will keep you safe whether you’re at home or on the go. SABRE, the number one pepper spray brand, is now offering consumers an affordable security alarm option for renters, travelers, condo owners and college students with SABRE Dorm/Apartment Alarm Kit and SABRE Door Handle Alarm. These affordable and convenient safety accessories aim to provide added security and peace of mind when at home or on the road. […]

  • Maggie’s Must-Haves: Mother’s Day gifts for new moms

    HOUSTON — Mother’s Day is especially exciting for all of those new moms or mommy’s to be. Just because you’re a new mom and overwhelmed at times doesn’t mean you have to sacrifice your style, health, or comfort. Check out these Maggie Must-Have gifts that are stylish and thoughtful. Mommy’s Watch Here’s the perfect Mother’s Day gift for any new moms out there or mommies-to-be…Mommy’s Watch. this is an innovative device that gives parents a quick and easy way to keep […]

  • ‘Click it or Ticket’ is full speed ahead of Memorial Day weekend

    HOUSTON — ‘Click it or Ticket’ is in full effect ahead of the Memorial Day weekend. The enforcement period is the two week window surrounding Memorial Day, from May 22 – June 4th, when Texas law enforcement will be actively ticketing drivers and their passengers who are not buckled up, or whose children are not in the appropriate booster seat or child passenger safety seat. TxDOT’s Deidrea George sits down with EyeOpener’s Maggie Flecknoe to talk about the importance of […]

  • Maggie Must-Haves: Gym bag essentials for the girl on the go

    HOUSTON — Dragging ourselves to the gym with all of those trendy gym rats can be a chore. But not anymore thanks to these “Maggie Must-Have” products. Lifestyle expert and blogger, Sara Oberton joins EyeOpener’s Maggie to share the gym bag essentials for every girl on the go. Here’s a checklist of the items to put in your gym bag:   RAINBOW LIGHT MULTIVITAMIN Plus BALANCE AND ENERGY: Keep energy levels high to get the most out of your workouts! […]

  • Got Shrimp? Celebrate National Shrimp Day with this delicious recipe

    HOUSTON — Wednesday, May 10th, is National Shrimp Day! Commonly referred to as prawns outside of North America, The Oceanaire is celebrating by bringing in Colossal Prawns. Jumbo, king, mega, colossal… whatever you call them, one thing is certain – they’re BIG in flavor. Distinctly firmer and meatier than cold water shrimp, Colossal Prawns begin the bite with a pleasant snap. The subsequent chew offers a creamy, buttery texture that is full of sweetness and packed with vitamins A and […]

  • Maggie Must-Haves: Mother’s Day gifts for busy moms

    HOUSTON — Still looking for the perfect Mother’s Day gift? Well here are some “Maggie Must-Haves” for the busy moms in our lives. And who better to talk to about these gift ideas then busy mom herself, Esther Freedman. She’s the Founder and Designer of Cuteheads, a kids clothing line sold locally, online, and in stores across the country, and the voice behind “The Cuteness” (, a blog about motherhood, small business, and balancing it all. As a busy Houston […]

  • One weird trick to hold onto your balls

    HOUSTON, TX — CW39 host, Maggie Flecknoe, learned the hard way that hole size matters when it comes to bowling. This after she sends a ball flying, backwards, across the alley. Maggie quickly learns the proper way to not only choose a bowling ball but etiquette in the alley. Needless to say, Maggie dropped the ball during this live shot. Watch her weekdays on EyeOpener, 5-8am.      

  • Prom perfection in Houston

    HOUSTON, TX — Prom season is underway and lifestyle expert, Reyne Hirsch, has some must-haves to achieve the perfect prom. If interested in any of the products or services mentioned, see below: DRESS: Prom Girl POLISH Hype JEWELRY Chloe Di Leo HAIR/NAILS Bella Rinnova DINNER State Fare

  • Cheers! DIY Cocktails for your Cinco de Mayo fiesta

    HOUSTON, TX — Cheers to Cinco de Mayo or as some like to call it Cinco de Drinko! EyeOpener’s Maggie Flecknoe is shaking up the perfect Cinco de Mayo cocktail with acclaimed Texas mixologist, Duane Fernandez. He’s even created some specialty cocktails just for EyeOpener! Check out these DIY recipes and Maggie Must-Haves, sure to be a hit at your fiesta! And remember always drink responsibly. Cazadores Highland Margarita 2 oz. Tequila Cazadores Reposado ½ oz. St-Germain ½ oz. Agave […]