The Ultimate Thanksgiving Toast to Kansas City
Nov22

The Ultimate Thanksgiving Toast to Kansas City

This year, instead of toasting to happiness (who needs it?) or health (pssht) or world peace (OVERRATED!), we’re toasting you, Kansas City. No matter how weird things got in 2016 — and man, did they get weird — you were always so dang good to us. So let’s raise a glass as we cheers the real toast of the town — you. (Clears throat): Well, Kansas City, we’ve had quite the year. From witnessing the...

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6 Ways to Make the Plaza Lighting Great Again
Nov15

6 Ways to Make the Plaza Lighting Great Again

The 87th annual KCP&L Plaza Lighting Ceremony is almost here, and while it’s always a highlight of the holidays, we feel there’s room for improvement. Here are some ways to make sure this event is lit:   1. “21st century” this thing It’s 2016, y’all, and it’s time to act like it. Spice things up with animated lights that are choreographed to a kick butt rock song, or create a light...

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7 Easy Ways to Detox From the Political Madness
Nov09

7 Easy Ways to Detox From the Political Madness

Regardless of what side you were on, the election left us all feeling a little dirty. Here are seven ways you can detox from months of political mayhem, Kansas City style:   1. Walk it out KC is full of parks, gardens and trails that’ll clear your mind of what’s-his-name on Facebook who always had to voice his opinion on the election. A walk in the park trumps (no pun intended) watching more political commercials,...

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11 Last-Minute Kansas City Halloween Costumes
Oct26

11 Last-Minute Kansas City Halloween Costumes

Halloween is right around the corner, but if you’re still searching for that perfect costume, we’ve got some ideas:   1. Salvador Pérez If you want to be Kansas City’s favorite catcher, here’s what you’ll need: a full water dispenser, a Salvy jersey, a catcher’s mask and the ability to run quickly after splashing randoms without notice.   2. A Nelson-Atkins Museum shuttlecock You can...

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8 Reasons Why KC has the Best Pizza in the Country
Oct14

8 Reasons Why KC has the Best Pizza in the Country

Sorry Chi-Town and NYC. When it comes to pizza, KC is the place to be. Here’s why:   1. We’re the melting pot of pizzas When it comes to pizza styles, we’ve got ’em all. New York slices? Check. Chicago deep dish? Yup. St. Louis? Got that, too. Even Italy is reppin’ its famous Neapolitan style. No matter what kind of pizza you’re looking for, you can find it here.   2. Spin! originated in...

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