Cuba Photo Gallery

cuban mother and son

With gorgeous beaches, stunning architecture, and a colorful landscape, Cuba is a fascinating place. The people are friendly, the food is delicious, and the music is intoxicating. Lloyd Gite and photographer Marguerite Siebenhoven spent a few days in Cuba capturing the beauty of the island nation. Enjoy these photos and music by Cuban artist Alex Cuba (view full

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Black Friday Sale


Visit The Gite Gallery on Black Friday to save up to 70% off African paintings, artifacts, and furniture. You don’t want to miss this once-a-year sale. While you’re at the gallery, you can also shop Black Friday deals from our friends La Belle Femme, Lord & Barrett Sausage, Xpozher, and Santa Sistahs. The Gite Gallery will open at

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Client of the Month: Carla Lane

carla lane

Carla Lane, owner of Lane Staffing, moved into her Pearland, TX home 10 years ago. Over the years, the house and its furnishings became somewhat outdated. All of the walls in the two-story home were painted beige, the fixtures were dated, and some of the furniture needed to be replaced. Already a client, Lane called The Gite

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The 12 Days of Christmas Volunteer Appreciation Luncheon


(from left to right: Wandell Hawkins – Corresponding Secretary, Kimberly Silas – Vice President, Arianne McCoy – President, Jennifer Williams – Treasurer, Karen Gray Gomez – Financial Secretary) The Twelve Days of Christmas is a non-profit organization that raises funds to purchase Christmas gifts for needy children in the Houston area. This group of African-American women recently held a volunteer appreciation luncheon at The

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