2015 Trends We’re Already Over
Dec30

2015 Trends We’re Already Over

At this point, you’ve probably already been inundated with dozens of blogs and posts yammering on about all the awesome 2015 trends you have to look forward to. What will be the next kale? Will the Royal Family finally cease to fascinate the American peasants? And what about that Apple iWatch? Is it really worth the iWait? But trends are just that — trends. Temporary fascination with a shiny new “thing” that...

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The Best Social Media Wins and Fails of 2014
Dec27

The Best Social Media Wins and Fails of 2014

When we look back at what 2014 really did for us, we may very well call it the Year of Social Media for All. We got jewels, like the best Wheel of Fortune guess of all time, and we got near uprisings — like when the entire world reacted with genuine horror at the mass celebrity photo leaks. Below are our favorite social media #fails and #wins from the past year. Hope you enjoy them as much as we did.   #FAILS   The...

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5 KC Deals for the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Last-Minute Holiday Shoppers
Dec23

5 KC Deals for the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Last-Minute Holiday Shoppers

You know who you are. You’re the procrastinator, the 80-hours-a-week worker or the forgetful friend. Or you’re an adrenaline junkie who thrives on the pressure to get it all done in one (or two) days. Whoever you are, you know it’s T-minus 48 hours before Christmas and you’re scrambling like a reindeer with it’s nose cut off. The good news is that judging by the panicked mobs of shoppers this time of...

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6 Kansas City Holiday Traditions We Love
Dec20

6 Kansas City Holiday Traditions We Love <3

After all the Christmas lights we’ve looked at lately, we’re feeling in the spirit and ready to hit up all the holiday festivities in Kansas City. Scrooges can stop reading now, because we’re about to fill your heart with so much holiday tradition and nostalgia it will explode warm fuzzy feelings all over you and your loved ones. Fair warning. Below are some of our most beloved Kansas City holiday traditions. All of...

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Ask Mike: Ho-Ho-Holiday Traditions
Dec18

Ask Mike: Ho-Ho-Holiday Traditions

Dear Mike, A few weeks ago someone asked you about Thanksgiving traditions in your house. I read your reply, and now I’m dying to know what your Christmas/holiday traditions are. Care to share? — Curious in Kansas City   Dear Curious, Being curious is great — have you heard the saying that ‘curiosity cures the cat’? One of my faves! Just like Thanksgiving, my family and I have a lot of awesome...

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