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Passport to India

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It’s a good thing I follow The Nelson on Instagram! They posted about their Passport to India cultural festival and I knew our family had to go. We scooped up all the kids and went to this awesome adventure with Beth and my nephew Nathan.

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Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art

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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

The Nelson-Atkins Sculpture Park

The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, Kansas City

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.

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I Have Seen the Future

World's Fair

For my birthday present, I asked if my mom would take me to the Decorative Arts at the World’s Fairs exhibit at the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art. Our little family goes to the Nelson quite a bit, as it’s about five minutes away from our house and is FREE. … Read the rest