Skip to Content

15+ Fun Things To Do During A KC Christmas Getaway {2021 Updates}

We set out to Kansas City for a weekend getaway in December – three days to take in the lights, the holiday traditions and the barbecue. There are so many things you could do during a KC Christmas getaway! (Kim’s note: Of course, in 2021, not all of these annual activities will run like previous …

Read More about 15+ Fun Things To Do During A KC Christmas Getaway {2021 Updates}

12+ Amazing Road Trips From Des Moines

There’s nothing better than a good road trip! And when you live in Des Moines, discovering a new place doesn’t mean you have to drive across the country. No matter the season, there are plenty of places within an easy drive for a fun getaway. To help plan your adventure, check out these incredible Midwest …

Read More about 12+ Amazing Road Trips From Des Moines

Sweet Foodie Experiences You Gotta Try In Kansas City

Kansas City, and the surrounding communities, is a foodie paradise, especially if you have a sweet tooth. After many years of visiting, I’m sharing my favorite KC restaurants for ice cream, cookies, and other sweet treats. Disclosure: Some of these restaurants or shops I’ve visited while being hosted by a visitors bureau; others I’ve visited …

Read More about Sweet Foodie Experiences You Gotta Try In Kansas City

10 Awesome Things To Do Outdoors In The Kansas City Area

Want a quick getaway? The Kansas City area is a great Midwest destination for families, especially outdoorsy families.  COVID-19 Update: The counties surrounding Kansas City have mask laws enforcing masks indoors and masks outdoors if social distancing isn’t possible. Everyone is falling these instructions, but it does make for long waits for activities. Bring a …

Read More about 10 Awesome Things To Do Outdoors In The Kansas City Area