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  • Promote KC Local Gift Guide 2017: Gift #5 Beautifelt by Jessica Bundy

    Give the Gift of Beautifelt this Christmas! Our #5 gift is something that we just discovered ourselves at Promote KC. We caught a glance of a beautiful painting of the classic landmark Shuttlecock, dressed for the holidays and we knew we had to include this artist in our holiday guide. Kansas City is like no […] More

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    KC Local Gift Guide 2017: Local Gift #2: André’s Confiserie Suisse

    Nothing Says Holidays Like Chocolate! André’s Confiserie Suisse, a locally owned Suisse chocolatier, has been a staple in the Kansas City community for more than 60 years. André’s offers a variety of specialty hand-crafted chocolates including its Fleur de Sel Caramels, Chocolate Mint Leaves and its nationally recognized Chocolate Covered Almonds.These beautifully wrapped gift-boxes are […] More

  • Local Spotlight: Plaza Living at West Hill

    Living Local on the Plaza Ever dream of living on The Country Club Plaza, one of the most well-known classic areas in Kansas City? This weekend, we are spotlighting Plaza living at it’s finest- the West Hill Community! Located one block west of the Historic Country Club Plaza, this newly remodeled building offers all the […] More

  • Second Annual No SHAVE November with KC Beard Balms and Charlie Hustle

    KC Beard Balms and Charlie Hustle Collaborate Again for A Great Cause Today, our friends at KC Beard Balms and Charlie Hustle will launch the 2nd annual campaign to help raise funds for Children’s Mercy. The two local companies have collaborated on a limited edition “BELiEVE. No Shave. 2017” t-shirt. By purchasing this one-of-a-kind tee, […] More

  • LUSH and Designs By Patterson, Giving Back to Veterans

    Designs By Patterson Matt and Anna Patterson, owners of Designs by Patterson create stipple art, an art that is done by using a technique, where a series of dots are used to generate an image by varying the size of the dots & distance between them. Their unique and beautiful art comes in prints, shirts, […] More

  • Local Spotlight: Kicking off Holiday Shopping in Parkville

    Holiday Shopping in Parkville Farmhouse Collection When you walk into Farmhouse Collection, the first thing you notice is the wonderful smell- the focus of the store is hand poured candles, lotions, soaps and linen sprays made at Farm House Collection in Jamesport, MO. These local products produce fantastic smells and screams decorating for the holidays! […] More

  • Local Spotlight: The 20th Annual Eat Local & Organic Expo!

    Spring Has Sprung! Time to Buy from Your Local Farmer! The Kansas City Food Circle has been a group committed to connecting eaters to all the local, organic and free-range growers in the Greater Kansas City Area for more than 20 years. Each year, they kick-off to the farmers’ market season with the Eat Local & […] More

  • We Rock on Wheels: Launch Party Feb. 4th!

    Are You Ready to Rock on Wheels? We Rock The Spectrum, Kansas City’s first gym that caters especially to children with special needs and autism, is announcing an exciting event: the We Rock on Wheels Sensory Bus! Join in on celebrating the arrival of Kansas City’s ONLY inclusive sensory bus. This family fun event will […] More

  • Local Find #11: KC Holiday Gift Guide: Coki Bijoux

    A Little Jewel from Paris in the Heart of KC Coki Reardon, owner and creater of Coki Bijoux, grew up in KC, but moved to Paris in 1990 to study metalsmith and jewelry making. She served as an apprentice under Parisian “bijoutier” Thierry de Bourqueney. Upon returning to the United States, she brought her craft and French-inspired […] More

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    Local Find #5: KC Holiday Gift Guide: Gale Nation

    It’s official: I am obsessed with Gale Nation. I scour quotes on Goodreads, trying to find the perfect quote to add to the items that Gale Nation sells. Gale is a hand-lettering artist who has a permanent space at Bella Patina in the KC West Bottoms and a studio in Topeka, Kansas. She sells her hand-lettered […] More

  • Giving Thanks: We Rock The Spectrum

    A Place You Never Have to Say Sorry As a mom of two children with Autism, this post is both business and personal. Business: highlighting this wonderful new gym that opened it’s doors this year; personal: giving my children a safe haven to go, be themselves, and not have to worry about behaviors or onlookers. […] More

  • Giving Thanks: Scraps KC

    Giving Back in a Beautiful Way Brenda Mott and her family have been feeding the homeless in Kansas City for many years. They provided food, supplies, friendship and support, but realized that the one thing that they could not provide was one of the most important things they should: employment. So, in early 2016, they […] More

  • Local Find: KC TEE

    Finally, A Company that Gets It!! Women want to be comfortable and wear clothing that feels good, right? Bonus, it looks good. Kansas Citans have so much pride, and love to wear that pride on our sleeves- with KC TEE, we now have options to represent all of these things rolled into one. We want […] More

  • No Shave “Believe in Your Beard” Campaign

    KC Beard Balms and Charlie Hustle Collaborate for A Great Cause On November 1st, our friends at KC Beard Balms and Charlie Hustle will launch a month-long campaign to help raise funds for Children’s Mercy. The two local companies have collaborated on a limited edition No Shave “Believe in your Beard” t-shirt. When you show […] More