Farm-to-Table Entertaining Al Fresco

Spending time outdoors and enjoying friends and family over good food and drinks is a great way to usher in summer. This gorgeous farm-to-table dinner is set in the breathtaking Timber Barn space at Weston Red Barn Farm. From the fresh flower arrangements to the locally sourced produce and herbs, this earthy spread is brimming with character and flavor. The earthy ceramic and clay vases give the perfect…

Take the Hassle out of Summer Travel

When choosing a vacation there are so many options out there, and the choice can be overwhelming. By using a professional vacation advisor, you will learn about the often overlooked vacation option that truly has something for everyone: the All-Inclusive Luxury Resort Experience. Found all over Mexico and the Caribbean, all-inclusive luxury resorts provide the most value, no matter your budget,…

The Battle Within

Local U.S. Army veteran Justin Hoover enjoyed playing soccer and running cross country while growing up in Olathe, Kansas. After graduating from Olathe South High School in 2002 he began studying marketing at Kansas State University.

Dish Beautiful

Lindsey Bishop of Dish Beautiful is sharing some of her favorite easy recipes to break out on those hot summer nights. Both colorful and flavorful, these are sure to be a hit. 

Letter from the Editor

With summer in full swing and four kids at home, it feels as if I have spent most of my time in the car chauffeuring the kids to and from activities. Baseball fields, swimming pools, summer training programs and camps have consumed our days, and as constant and busy as it is, I know that … Continued

July 2019 Around Town

The Audi E-Tron is available now at Audi Shawnee Mission What’s it like to drive? Take ours home and find out for yourself. Schedule your 24 hour test drive with Audi Shawnee Mission.   Get all of your questions answered. Feel how it preforms and see how it fits in your life.   Call now to … Continued

Blood Orange Aperol Spritz

Refresh your palette this summer with this signature drink from Brandon of Cordial Craft. Enjoy a playful twist on an Italian classic.  Blood orange juice adds a nice touch of acidity and sweetness. 

Big Slick

More than $2.5 Million was raised for Children's Mercy hospital at this year's Big Slick event.  Celebrities gathered to play games and visit with the true heroes, the patients at Children's Mercy Hospital. Proceeds from the Big Slick benefit the Cancer Center.

DIY Your Way to a Bug-Free Summer

Adult- and Kid-Friendly Natural Bug Repellents from A Beautiful Mess Photos and Article by A Beautiful Mess Adult Blend What you need + 10 drops lemon essential oil + 10 drops lemongrass essential oil + 8 drops lavender essential oil + 8 drops eucalyptus essential oil + 1 ½ ounces distilled water (minus 1 teaspoon to … Continued

KC Guitar Trio

For many, music is a part of their identity. It illustrates who they are, adds meaning to what they do, and personifies everyday monotony. Music is the whimsy of the piccolo, the urgency of the trumpet, and the serenity of the violin. For Lucas Bingham, the versatility of the guitar is as central a part of his life as instruments…

Out of Office

Kansas City Bone & Joint is one of 240 companies to participate in Kansas City Corporate Challenge this year. The event provides an opportunity for co-workers, alongside employees from other local companies, to get to know each other through friendly competition.