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A Kansas City Celebration of all things Chocolate Chip

A Kansas City Celebration of all things Chocolate Chip

Chocolate Chips are one of America’s all-time favorite go-to ingredients for sweet treats and delectable dishes. These local businesses serve up some of the tastiest chocolate chip treats in town!

Kansas City's U-Pick Farm Guide

Kansas City's U-Pick Farm Guide

In Kansas City, we enjoy many “u-pick farms” across the metro area. Please note, some farms from previous years are no longer in business or no longer offer u-pick. This list will get you started!

Kansas City Farmers Market Guide: 2014

Kansas City Farmers Market Guide: 2014

Kansas City is home to over thirty farmers’ markets. They range from small markets selling exclusively organic produce to The City Market with over 140 local vendors. You can purchase fruits, vegetables, plants, herbs, homemade soaps, baked goods and even live animals.

It's Strawberry Picking Time

It's Strawberry Picking Time

It has become a family tradition to visit Gieringer's Orchard in Edgerton (just 40 min. drive for us in South KC... generally 30-60 min from most spots in the metro) for a day of strawberry picking.

Georgetown Pharmacy's Old Time Soda Fountain & Espresso Shop

Georgetown Pharmacy's Old Time Soda Fountain & Espresso Shop

This soda fountain is very charming and a nice addition to the Merriam community; it is so special what they have tried to create for local customers.

5 Favorite Kansas City Ice Cream Shops

5 Favorite Kansas City Ice Cream Shops

July, fittingly, is National Ice Cream Month, so we decided to celebrate with a roundup of five fabulous local ice cream shops.

Summertime Sweets

Summertime Sweets

You can turn any summer day into a special occasion with a cool ice cream treat. From classic favorites to innovative new flavors, it only takes a scoop or two to bring out plenty of smiles.

Healthy Homemade

Healthy Homemade

My healthy living goal this month is a little simpler. Instead of cutting certain items from my family’s diet, I am letting them eat their “normal” diet. But instead of buying prepackaged items, I am making those meals myself. Here are my kids’ favorite everyday snacks and meals that are so easy to make I’ll never buy again!

Eating Local in KC

Eating Local in KC

These area restaurants support local farmers and growers, serving up the tastiest, healthiest and best-for-the-environment meals you’ll find in Kansas City! Visit www.KCFoodCircle.org for more restaurants.

Favorite Date Nights in Kansas City

Favorite Date Nights in Kansas City

Looking for new inspiration this Valentine's Day? Try new things and explore the best of the best that is Kansas City with our favorite Date ideas for KC!

Kansas City Restaurant Week

Kansas City Restaurant Week

It's almost time for Kansas City's Restaurant Week (Jan. 17 - 26, 2014) in Kansas City! The Zagat Survey consistently calls Kansas City the No. 1 dining bargain of all the major cities it reviews, with many of our favorite local restaurants winning Zagat's top honor annually.

The Best Chili in Kansas City

The Best Chili in Kansas City

Kansas City-style restaurant chili is eaten with a fork, not a spoon. These local restaurants have been making history dishing up hot plates of chili to satisfied customers for nearly 100 years!

Kansas City's Best Irish Restaurants

Kansas City's Best Irish Restaurants

St. Patrick's Day is just around the corner, so why not take the family out to a delicious meal of fish 'n chips, shepherd's pie, corned beef and cabbage or Irish stew at one of Kansas City's authentic Irish restaurants.

Kid-Friendly Snacks to Nourish Mind and Tummy

Kid-Friendly Snacks to Nourish Mind and Tummy

Parents don't often encourage their children to play with their food. However, when snack time offers the opportunity to nourish both the body and the mind, that's a treat any parent would be glad to serve their little ones.

Outing Add-ons: Best Burger Joints in KC

Outing Add-ons: Best Burger Joints in KC

Enjoy the tastiest burgers in the Kansas City area near your favorite attractions.