Drinks

So Much Good

There is so much good in the world.  Good that often goes unnoticed—that may seem insignificant or inconsequential.  An older couple teaching a young man how...
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Top Ten Wines

A few weeks ago, I traveled to exotic Columbia, Missouri for work, and at the advice of my wine-enthusiast father, stopped by Top Ten Wines....
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A Perfect Birthday

Sometimes, words fail. They can’t convey certain sentiments or capture extraordinary (but fleeting) moments. While memories are vivid, real, and full of feeling, words can...
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Big Time, Small-Batch Spirits

In a cave in Parkville, Missouri, beneath Park University’s historic campus, Steve Strong works his magic, distilling high-quality craft vodka, gin and – coming this fall...
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Labor Daze

I’m ready for fall.  I SAID IT.  The scorching Kansas City heat has left me with a dead lawn, frizzy hair, and a perma sweat-’stache. ...
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