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  • The Makery KC, Making our Lives (and Porches!) Beautiful

    Pinterest Lovers Unite! Fall is in the air and many of us are probably searching Pinterest and finding all kinds of ideas on how to decorate for the season. For some though, this is a really stressful thing. Pinterest fails can be funny at times, but also frustrating to those of us that really want […]

  • End of Summer KC Style!

    All good things come to an end and this week we see Labor Day weekend and the official end of Summer. Why not go out with a bang? There are plenty of local fun events this weekend that can help you celebrate KC Style! Some old favorites, but lots of new must-try events! Friday, September […]

  • KC Local Week is Back!

    Supporting Local All Next Week in Kansas City In the past decade, America has seen the rise of a #supportlocal movement. The heart of what we call “the Heartland” is the people, working hard to grow the communities that we live in. We are learning to seek out the “Mom & Pop” businesses and support […]

  • Beat the Heat this Weekend in KC!

    Summer is in full swing and it is hot in KC! Check out these great events this weekend that are designed to keep you cool while having fun! Little Piggy’s Heatwave Ice Cream Party! Reminiscent of the old-fashion ice cream social, Little Piggy KC will have several trucks on hand serving up great food, hot […]

  • Music Monday Alert! The Samples and Freddy Jones Band in KC

    The Samples and Freddy Jones Band This Friday!! Hey friends of the 90s! Music alert for this coming Friday!! 25 years after starting his full fledged music career with The Samples, Sean Kelly continues to delight fans with music that transcends genres, age and shatters the rules of the established music industry. Throughout his career, Sean […]

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    KC Wine Co. Celebrates One Year!

    KC Wine Co. –  A year of Success! When you think of Kansas, wineries are not the first thing that come to mind. But, travel out in South Olathe, you will find a beautiful, unique winery that is thriving after just one year! KC Wine Co. opened it’s doors one year ago this month after Kirk […]

  • Negroni Week is Here!

    Negroni Week is Here and in Full Swing! The Negroni cocktail is made of one part gin, one part vermouth rosso, and one part Campari (a liqueur obtained from the infusion of herbs and fruit in alcohol and water, garnished with orange peel.) It is considered an apéritif. Main alcohol: Gin, Vermouth, Campari Ingredients: 1 oz […]

  • Summer Kick-Off to Food & Fun in KC!

    Kansas City is a Food Town. This weekend is a kick-off to a summer full of local food, drink and music with festivals and events planned around town. Streets get blocked off, tents pop-up and the overall feeling of “dancing (or eating) in the streets” begins. This year, there is a great line-up of food […]

  • Brewtopia 2015

    When September hits, we all start hearing about fall festivals and The Heartland is full of them! Brewtopia 2015, a day to celebrate the home and craft brew crowd will be held on September 12th. With over 40 home brewers and numerous local craft breweries on hand, there is bound to be a few to your […]

  • Dinner and a Movie? Trust Fund and KC Restaurant Week!

    A little movie called Trust Fund hit theaters last week and became the #1 film at AMC Town Center Theater in Leawood on Friday. (And, it’s not Star Wars!) Why? The husband/wife duo behind the film, Sandra L. Martin and Isaac Alongi are natives to KC and though the film takes place in Chicago and […]

  • We Will Always Be Royal!

    Congratulations World Series Champions! What a great week! The Kansas City community is on the ride of their lives this week. The Kansas City Royals, a once forgotten team, won the 2015 World Series, beating the New York Mets four games to one! It has been a long and crazy ride, with huge moments of […]

  • The Dusted Attic Special Night to Fund Raise for Local Charity

    Special Shopping Night to Benefit Ella’s Hope for Autism The Dusted Attic, one of the newest hot spots in the West Bottoms, selling painted and hand crafted furniture, home decor, jewelry, vintage and flea market finds, will open for a special shopping/family fun event and all for a good cause! Get a jump start on your holiday […]

  • Everybody’s Favorite Block Party Beer Fest!

    One of the coolest neighborhoods in KC is throwing their annual block party tomorrow Saturday, Sept. 12th. Brookside Wine & Spirits will be hosting their 3rd Annual Block Party and we hear it is going to be bigger and better than ever! More beer tastings and delicious BBQ will be on hand, including craft brews from […]

  • Kansas City Irish Fest 2015

    Labor Day Weekend in Kansas City brings one of the best festival to kick off the season! KC Irish Fest at Crown Center brings seven stages packed with music, entertainment, and fun! At 13, Irish Fest is now officially a teenager, and she’s ready to dance. The Music and Dance scheduled for the fest is […]

  • National Dog Day

    [ditty_news_ticker id=”5957″] Blended feed of #nationaldogday, @nationaldogday and #mansbestfriend Today is National Dog Day So, in honor of National Dog Day, we thought we’d bring in an instagram feed of some of our furry little friends. NDD was founded in 2004 by animal advocate, Colleen Page to recognize the importance of Man’s Best Friend in […]