Out and About

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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Root, Root, Root!

…For the ROYALS! Here we are again, Kansas City. Back in the World Series! And the Boys in Blue have started with a bang—a record-breaking...
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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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Autumnal Weekend Magic

Fall in Kansas City is magical. The soaring trees lining our parkways and boulevards are dotted with brilliant gold and vermilion—each day a different, magnificent...
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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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