Back-to-School Must-Haves

Back-to-school essentials for a successful and stylish year!

The Day After Amaro

Old Overholt Rye, 
Dolin Rouge Sweet Vermouth, 
J. Rieger Caffé Amaro, 
Fernet-Branca, 
Cinnamon tonic syrup, 
Cold-brew coffee, 
Angostura Bitters, 
Grapefruit Bitters

Local Mother’s Day Gift Finds

Celebrate the amazing mothers in your life with something she will love this Mother's Day!

Top Picks

A&M Home Furnishings Designer, Georgia Jones, Shares Her Favorite Design Pieces

Lauren Korte’s Home Décor Picks

Pair the 2017 Pantone color of the year with your favorite gold pieces for a fresh look this spring.

Lauren Korte’s Local Valentine’s Gift Finds

Keep your love local, and spoil your Valentine with a gift from Kansas City.

Paul Versluis

Director of Photography for Lifestyle Publications

Angi’s Design Picks of the Month

Gold Gavin Oval Coffee Table : $999 highfashionhome.com

Torn Label Brewing Company

Torn Label Brewing Company is a craft brewery founded in 2014 and located in downtown Kansas City's Crossroads Arts District. The majority of beer produced at Torn Label is distributed throughout the city to bars and restaurants in both Kansas and Missouri, but we also feature an on-site tasting room open to the public during limited hours Thursday through Sunday.…

Personalized Patio Dining & More

Started by a Johnson County mom, La Plates is an online boutique of customizable pieces, the perfect place to add style to your summer entertaining. From melamine to acrylic, you can pick designs, colors, monogram or customize text. La Plates makes the perfect personalized twist to any event. Clients can design a single item as a hostess gift or personalize…

From the Desk of…..

1. I have a huge variety of brushes. I pretty much pick up a handful every time I go to the art store. 2. Palette knives allow me to mix paint and to smear large amounts of paint on my canvas, and add textures. 3. I make a cappuccino almost every morning--it is my fuel! My favorite mug was made…

From the Desk of… Lisa Harrison

When people learn that I manage the content for three community magazines and that I work from home, they often ask me questions about my home office. Well…. here you go. Our debut “From the Desk of...” is my work space. A window to my world.