Letter from the Publisher

Our March issue is centered around the home—In other words, all of my favorite things. Due to my lifelong love of home and design, I felt it was the perfect issue to introduce myself to you as the publisher of Lee’s Summit Lifestyle. As a publisher, I am typically behind the scenes in the magazine, but I’m out and active…

March 2018 Around Town

Summit Christian Academy (SCA) is pleased to announce that junior international students William Feng and Doris Li were awarded first and second place in the 2018 Year of the Dog Chinese speech competition put on by the University of Kansas. William and Doris are both from China.

Get The Look

 Dining Room  
Our dining room is the first room guests see as they enter our home.  Even though we don’t use it to dine nightly, I want it to set the tone for our home and be welcoming.  Cozy Corner

ReNue Home Studio: 
Furniture Built With Faith

For Anna and Norman Bannister, every piece of furniture tells a story. The creative process that results in their line of custom-built, hand-painted furniture is often an adventure. It means plodding through the weeds at area farms and scouring vintage markets for unique pieces to reimagine in a fresh light for their reclaimed furniture line, ReNue Home Studio.

Lee’s Summit 
Provides A Peaceful Home Base for KC-Local Realtor

A sense of serenity comes over Ashley Kendrick as she drives over the lake to her home in Lee’s Summit’s Lakewood community.

We’ll Always Have Paris of the Plains

Brock and Erica Schulte are a power couple: He is the bar director and cocktail whisperer at the newest Country Club Plaza institution, The Monarch Bar. She represents Kansas City's own favorite spirits producer, J. Rieger & Co. Together, they have a full life and loving family, making the most of all that the Kansas City area has to offer.…

Rooted KC

It all began when my husband and I started to establish who we were in our own home by experimenting with design. It didn’t take long to realize that we had found our passion of revitalizing homes and that we wanted to share it with others. Long story short, we began to receive phone calls asking for advice and if…

Hope Uncorked

More than 200 generous guests joined Marian Hope on November 10 at The Stanley for Hope Uncorked. Guests enjoyed a wine-tasting reception, auction and inspiring program while making a difference for children.