Tag Archives: Kansas City
A few weeks ago, Jeff and my soul lady Kristin came to stay for a long weekend. Visits like these are my favorite because it not only means long stretches of amazing friend time, but also that I get to do some of my favorite Kansas City things and play … Read the rest
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 … Read the rest
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 … Read the rest
We spent last Saturday at Kansas City Maker Faire, which is one of our favorite things to do as a family every year. The Maker Faire has amazing inventions, interesting technology, fun activities, and plenty of nerd culture references: enough to keep any sort of nerd overjoyed and engaged. … Read the rest
Last night, one of our neighborhood friends posted a picture she found of her house from 1940. We love that some of our friends in our historic neighborhood have photos of what their houses looked like years and years ago, and I have always been curious about the history of … Read the rest
Yesterday: Best. Day. Ever. Eliza, Jake, and I went to Planet Comicon for a day filled with nerdy awesomeness.
We headed straight for the most important Comicon place for Buffy obsessed Eliza and I: the Nicholas Brendon signing line. Yep, that’s Xander, holding Eliza. She’s been doing cartwheels ever since … Read the rest