Blog Archives: Kansas City
1960’s Retro Elegance in Leawood South is My Home of the Week
For this Pick of the Week, Sarah shares a suburban Leawood home full of elegance, personality, and mid-century flair. Read about the one feature that made her love it, and see photos of the elegant exterior, the retro wallpaper, and stylish fixtures.
Home Sales Prices Holding Steady in Brookside
In this post, Sarah discusses market trends and a leveling off of home prices in Brookside.
Retro Outdoor Thermometers
We love to mix in little hints of retro decor wherever we can. In this article, Sarah shares some of her favorite retro-inspired outdoor thermometers.
2017 Brookside Home Sales Report – Prices Rise for Third Straight Year
It was another stellar year for our real estate investments as prices rose for the third straight year in a row in Brookside. The average home sales price in Brookside rose 9% over 2016.
Winter Wreaths for your Kansas City Home
If you know Sarah, you know she loves a great wreath. In this article, she shares tips for winter decorating, and a few great winter wreaths for sale around the web.
Native Plant Sale and Butterfly Event this Saturday
One of my favorite places, the Anita B. Gorman Discovery Center, will host a native plant sale and Monarch butterfly educational event this Saturday, September 16, from 9:30-2pm. There will be native perennials, wildflowers, trees, and grasses for sale, along with giveaways, and hands-on activities for the whole family. Learn more about the event and why I love the Discovery Center.
Decorate Your Space with Kansas City Themed Art Prints
We all have some major hometown pride these days, so why not spruce up your decor with a Kansas City themed art print or poster? In this post, I share a couple of my favorite KC prints.
The Six Best Bakery Croissants in Kansas City
A light, flaky, buttery croissant is one of my very favorite things. In this blog post, I share my top six bakery croissants in Kansas City. View photos, reviews, and find out which one is my favorite.
Friday Links: Designer Rugs, a Book on Native Plants, and the Upcoming KCMO Bond Vote
My Friday Links roundup features some cool new rugs by a famous tv personality, a book on gardening with native plants, and some thoughts on the upcoming KCMO bond initiative.
Friday Links – KC Artist Featured on Design Sponge, Improvements For Waldo and the Trolley Trail, Kansas City Public Schools Accreditation News
In this week’s edition of Friday Links, we get a glimpse at a local artist’s apartment, some good news from Kansas City Public Schools, big improvements on the way for Waldo and the Trolley Trail, and a famous estate goes on the market.