Written on January 13, 2016 at 9:14 am, by Megan
Last weekend Jake and I took Eliza to Da Vinci: The Exhibition, a traveling exhibit at Union Station.
It was a wonderful testament to Da Vinci’s genius, with exhibits separated into different areas of study: flight, physics, architecture and city planning, exploration, music, warfare, anatomy, and fine art.
The … Continue
Written on October 5, 2015 at 9:44 am, by Megan
One of the coolest annual events in Kansas City is the Plaza Art Fair, when nine blocks get shut down for tents packed full of amazing artists, good eats, and stages of live music. Also, it’s free, which is mind-blowing to me.
The 2015 Fair was a few weeks ago, … Continue
Written on September 22, 2015 at 8:38 am, by Megan
I recently went on a trip to Austin with my little brother and my (ex? first?) step-mom. It was a short trip, but we experienced as much Austin as is humanly possible in a day and a half.
Mostly by walking around a lot.
My favorite thing to do in … Continue
Written on July 6, 2015 at 1:30 pm, by Megan
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Written on February 25, 2015 at 5:00 am, by Megan
Spider by Louise Bourgeois
Kansas City is filled with wonderful museums. When my out-of-town friends visited recently, they requested we add the Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art to the itinerary. I was happy to oblige: I love this museum because special exhibits keep visits fresh, there is an emphasis on … Continue
Written on February 19, 2015 at 5:00 am, by Megan
My friends from Denver came for a surprise visit last weekend, and a visit to Kansas City isn’t complete without taking in the arts (and eating a lot of amazing food). We braved the numbing February weather and spent some time in the Nelson-Atkins Sculpture Park.
I probably have about … Continue
Written on January 16, 2015 at 5:00 am, by Megan
Written on January 7, 2015 at 5:00 am, by Megan
For the third year running, the highlight of Christmas morning around here was a scavenger hunt. The scavenger hunt thing started in 2012 as a way to make the big present (the Harry Potter movies) more exciting. Jake and I came up with Harry Potter trivia clues that had Eliza … Continue