Letter from the Creative Director

I love everything about fall in the Midwest. The leaves changing colors, the crisp evenings with a bonfire and the rich fall foods on Thanksgiving are some of my favorite reasons I look forward to this season.

Summit Fair Partners with Lee’s Summit Lifestyle for Fall Fashion Event

A fun filled fashion event was held at Summit Fair Shops which provided style tips, prizes and giveaways valued over $1,000.00, support for The Stephanie Vest Foundation, Limo Ride Give-Away provided by Overland Chauffeured Services, passed appetizers and wine samplings provided by The Portable Chef. .

State Farm Customer Appreciation Day 

Michael Chapman sponsored his annual customer appreciation festivities September 17th. Attendees enjoyed chili dogs, prizes, classic cars, and of course the Dancing Bear!

  The Whole Person’s 6th Annual Celebration Awards Luncheon

The Whole Person held their 6th Annual Awards Celebration Luncheon on August 26 at The Gallery Event Space. This event, emceed by Fox 4's John Holt featured speaker Colonel Greg Gadson. The event honored individuals and organizations working to further TWP's mission to assist people with disabilities to live independently.

Alex Talbott’s Journey

A popular question asked to young college graduates is, “Where do you see yourself in five years?” For Alex Talbott this question seemed simple enough: happily married, studying dentistry, and a continued life of physical health and wellness, and for the most part all of these aspirations rang true. But along the way a pretty significant obstruction halted Talbott and…

Angi’s Design Picks of the Month

Gold Gavin Oval Coffee Table : $999 highfashionhome.com

A Trip to Ecuador with Children International Changes Two Lives

Matt Staub, founder of marketing agency Proxima, snapped hundreds of photographs and recorded video once he and members of Children International set foot in Ecuador. Staub and the Children International (CI) team made their way to the nonprofit’s community center in Guayquil, Quito, as part of a nine-day trip. Located high in the foothills of the Andean mountains, the center…

Tables by Golden & Pine

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Taking it to the Streets

When a massive fire and building collapse tragically claimed the lives of two firefighters at Independence and Prospect avenues on October 12, 2015, Scott Lamaster was there to comfort those who had lost a co-worker, a friend or their home. For 13 days he remained on the scene with his Greenwood-based nonprofit organization Taking it to the Streets, providing thousands…

Coffee Cove Company 
Provides Welcoming Ambience

"Truly is the best kept secret which doesn't need to be a secret. Most friendly beautiful people you'll ever meet. The pastries are off the charts. The drinks are not only delicious but beautiful. This is a must-go place if you're anywhere near Lake Lotawana"

The Benefits of Honey

Honey is great for your skin! Did you know that raw organic honey is great for your skin too? Honey has natural antibacterial properties, so it is an effective acne treatment option, and it is loaded with antioxidants and enzymes, so it helps boost your skin’s immunity and fights free radicals to help slow down aging. Honey is also very…