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Rediscovering KC

Rediscovering KC

Once school gets out, not everyone gets to wait in line for Splash Mountain at Disney World or take a scenic bike tour of southern France. For those who are stuck at home, there’s still plenty of stuff to do on your Kansas City staycation. Rediscover your hometown with these hidden gems over your summer break.

 

How To Do-It-Yourself

How To Do-It-Yourself

It was easy to bring out my inner creativity and do whatever I wished with these three simple DIY projects. My inner artist was brought out easily, which is hard to do considering I am in no way artistic. They make cute and personalized products and only require supplies you can find in your house.

 

Interactive: Map of Kansas City Barbecue

Interactive: Map of Kansas City Barbecue

Check out staffer’s Michael Kraske and Ellis Nepstad’s review of five barbecue joints around town. Hover your mouse over each barbecue logo to view each story.

 

KC Hot Spot

KC Hot Spot

Staffers Ellis Nepstad and Michael Kraske go through their six favorite barbecue places in KC.

 

What to Pack for Your Picnic

What to Pack for Your Picnic

It’s 92 degrees out and super humid (it is Kansas City, after all). You’re at Loose Park at a picnic with your friends. You pick up your sandwich and frown at it. It’s disgusting: limp, sad and definitely something you do not want to eat. Instead you want something fresh and exciting — a smoothie, a wrap, something better than the typical ham and cheese. Try these ideas instead!

 

Mediocre Mediterranean at Zoë’s Kitchen

Mediocre Mediterranean at Zoë’s Kitchen

Plaza restaurant Zoë’s Kitchen’s fun environment makes up for its mediocre food.

 

Party Picks

Party Picks

The ultimate guide to planning a prom after party you and your friends will never forget.

 

Springing into Fashion

Springing into Fashion

Dressing for a music festival, night out with friends or a sports game can be annoying, and make you want to skip the event all together. Even dressing for our daily lives can be hard. That’s why I am here to style you, guide you and just make you look flawless all around.

 

Middle of the Map Fest

Middle of the Map Fest

Staffers Sophie Tulp and James Wooldridge went behind the scenes to give you an exclusive look at the Coachella of Kansas City.

 

A Theory of Film Evolution

A Theory of Film Evolution

Disney animated films have grown to convey better quality messages since its early days

 

Not Just a Bar

Not Just a Bar

Staffer takes a look at the diverse local theatre, Alamo Drafthouse.

 

“Shoulder the Lion” Displays Impressive Artistry Despite Disability

“Shoulder the Lion” Displays Impressive Artistry Despite Disability

“Shoulder the Lion” follows the life of three different artists with disabilities, and how they succeed despite them.