<![CDATA[Living articles about food home & travel from in Kansas City, MO | KansasCity.com]]> http://www.kansascity.com/living/ en-us Mon, 11 May 2015 22:00:06 CDT http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss McClatchy Interactive's Escenic Mon, 11 May 2015 22:00:06 CDT Living 60 Hungry for a classic burger? Find one at these eateries or cook up your own http://www.kansascity.com/living/food-drink/article32983950.html#storylink=rss Millennial chef Tyler Fox gets nostalgic for old-school drive-in hamburgers. He checks out local relics that are keeping up with the mobile meal’s evolution while creating his own recipes for the homemade versions — think Labor Day weekend.

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How old is your heart? This calculator will tell you http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/article33196599.html#storylink=rss Most American have hearts that are aging faster than they are, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said. Based on risks associated with smoking, being overweight or having high blood pressure or diabetes, average American adults have hearts about 6.6 years older than their chronological age.

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Come crash their wedding: KC couple turn their event into fundraiser http://www.kansascity.com/living/article32892366.html#storylink=rss Ella Eckerson and Brent Rogers are forgoing the traditional wedding template and instead are hosting a rock charity concert in front of hundreds of family, friends and strangers. They plan to exchange vows between sets and in lieu of gifts, ask guests to donate to Literacy Kansas City.

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Mon, 31 Aug 2015 11:43:38 CDT

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Tap into your inner free spirit to Bohemian look that’s back in style http://www.kansascity.com/living/home-garden/article32310210.html#storylink=rss Bohemian style, which first emerged in early 19th-century France when artists moved into less affluent Parisian neighborhoods, incorporates three key elements: color, pattern and plants, says author Justina Blakeney.

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Sat, 29 Aug 2015 03:00:00 CDT

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Steaks, bacon are stars, but so are green beans and grits at Cleaver & Cork http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/restaurants/article32995413.html#storylink=rss Cleaver & Cork, at 1333 Walnut St. in the Power & Light District, taps into interest in artisanal butcher shops with its award-winning culinary director Alex Pope of Local Pig, but the meat-centric menu could benefit from sharper execution.

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Tue, 01 Sep 2015 08:45:00 CDT

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Peri-peri chicken is a symphony of flavor for flutist Michael Gordon http://www.kansascity.com/living/food-drink/come-into-my-kitchen/article32975070.html#storylink=rss Michael Gordon, a flutist in the Kansas City Symphony, enjoys grilling Australian peri-peri chicken when he’s not playing a free “Pops in the Park” concert at Shawnee Mission Park on Labor Day.

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Tue, 01 Sep 2015 03:00:00 CDT

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KitchenAid mixers are game-changers for bakers http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/chow-town/article32856489.html#storylink=rss It’s the perfect piece of equipment to use with this recipe for Classic Banana Bread, a great way to use up those very ripe bananas.

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Shut your mouth, Miley Cyrus http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/jenee-osterheldt/article32993199.html#storylink=rss Miley Cyrus isn’t a victim. Neither was Taylor Swift. It’s time to stop talking about Nicki Minaj like she’s a bully picking a fight and address the celebration of cultural appropriation.

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Tasha Fabela-Jonas: The right shirt is important for picture day, at the right price http://www.kansascity.com/living/family/article32620365.html#storylink=rss Our son’s wardrobe is mostly Dri-Fit T-shirts (and their knockoffs) and gym shorts. The only slacks and collared shirts in his closet are his school uniform. But I couldn’t send him off for his yearbook photo looking like he’s ready for basketball practice.

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Sun, 30 Aug 2015 06:20:00 CDT

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Americans are ditching cigarettes as smoking rate hits new low, CDC says http://www.kansascity.com/living/article33211395.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 01 Sep 2015 03:00:00 CDT By KAREN KAPLAN ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/living/article33211395.html New West Bottoms gallery 50/50 gives equal billing to local, national artists http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/cindy-hoedel/article32544003.html#storylink=rss FALL VISUAL ARTS 2015: 50/50’s first exhibit, “Cohost,” is a collaboration between Kristin Walsh of New York and Robert Howsare of Kansas City, who combine digital and analog elements in their installations.

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‘Post-traumatic church syndrome’? Yep, it’s a thing http://www.kansascity.com/living/religion/article32626203.html#storylink=rss Reba Riley’s spiritual quest will no doubt make some Christian readers uneasy (she samples 30 religions and ends up affirming beliefs and practices of several other faiths) but it will surely resonate with many.

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Fri, 28 Aug 2015 03:00:00 CDT

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As testosterone therapy gains popularity, medical controversy increases http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/health-care/article32704101.html#storylink=rss Testosterone therapy has become a big business with claims it will build men’s muscles and restore their sex drive. Studies, though, cast doubt. “Testosterone is not a fountain of youth,” a Kansas City researcher says.

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Oliver Sacks, neurologist who explored the brain’s quirks, dies at 82 http://www.kansascity.com/living/article32801865.html#storylink=rss Sacks described his books, essays as case histories, pathographies, clinical tales or ‘neurological novels’

He helped introduce syndromes like Tourette’s or Asperger’s to a general audience, humanizing them

He also bore witness to his own dwindling life, writing reflective essays even in his last days

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Sun, 30 Aug 2015 13:17:06 CDT

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Dear Abby: Discovery of wife’s old affair depresses husband http://www.kansascity.com/living/advice-columns/article33249843.html#storylink=rss I have been married more than 40 years. It hasn’t always been great, but we’ve made it. Recently, I ran across her diary and discovered that my wife had an affair while we were engaged.

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Wed, 02 Sep 2015 03:00:00 CDT

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Billy Graham: Christ has already paid the price for your sins http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/billy-graham/article33249747.html#storylink=rss Sin isn’t just a matter of the things we do (important as they are). Sin also involves our inner thoughts and motives — even things we aren’t aware of. The Psalmist said, “But who can discern their own errors? Forgive my hidden faults” (Psalm 19:12).

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Lighting helps create evening, morning moods for photographing food http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/chow-town/article33251685.html#storylink=rss Time lapse video shows the process a food stylist takes to pull together the perfect, final plate.

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Wed, 02 Sep 2015 02:00:00 CDT

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Movie Mom: ‘A Walk in the Woods’ http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/movies-news-reviews/article33299481.html#storylink=rss Movie Mom Nell Minow’s information for parents deciding which movies are best for kids ages 2 to 18.

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Tue, 01 Sep 2015 20:52:21 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/movies-news-reviews/article33299481.html
Pope's political messages cause some to pick, choose http://www.kansascity.com/living/religion/article33364221.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 02 Sep 2015 03:00:00 CDT By TRACIE MAURIELLO ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/living/religion/article33364221.html An unfussy chaise lounge made of plywood? Ply not? http://www.kansascity.com/living/home-garden/article33363879.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 02 Sep 2015 03:00:00 CDT By LAURA PEARSON ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/living/home-garden/article33363879.html Actress in her element in DIY Mississippi River houseboat http://www.kansascity.com/living/home-garden/article33363876.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 02 Sep 2015 03:00:00 CDT By KIM PALMER ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/living/home-garden/article33363876.html A decade later, Hurricane Katrina dog right at home in Baltimore http://www.kansascity.com/living/pets/article33363861.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 02 Sep 2015 03:00:00 CDT By MEREDITH COHN ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/living/pets/article33363861.html Pet Vet: What could blood in cat's stool mean? http://www.kansascity.com/living/pets/article33363507.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 02 Sep 2015 03:00:00 CDT By JEFF KAHLER ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/living/pets/article33363507.html Voices of Faith: What does your faith say about the power of prayer? http://www.kansascity.com/living/religion/article33363444.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 02 Sep 2015 03:00:00 CDT The Kansas City Star]]> http://www.kansascity.com/living/religion/article33363444.html The dark side of decorating: Touch of black adds allure to decor http://www.kansascity.com/living/home-garden/article33363441.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 02 Sep 2015 03:00:00 CDT By MARY BETH BRECKENRIDGE ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/living/home-garden/article33363441.html Face it, millennial dads, we're hypocrites: Career still comes first http://www.kansascity.com/living/family/article33363429.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 02 Sep 2015 03:00:00 CDT By STEVEN I. WEISS ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/living/family/article33363429.html Three KC barbecue restaurants on national ‘35 Best Ribs’ list http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/chow-town/article33185133.html#storylink=rss The Daily Meal has released its annual list that includes Joe’s Kansas City, Arthur Bryant’s Barbeque and Fiorella’s Jack Stack in Kansas City

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It’s time to fertilize the lawn again http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/kc-gardens/article33172302.html#storylink=rss It’s dinnertime for area bluegrass and tall fescue lawns — they have depleted their food reserves and need to be fed. Just as we need certain vitamins and minerals to be healthy, turfgrass needs nutrients for healthy growth and development. September is the best time to apply these needed nutrients.

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Billy Graham: Guided by Christ, you can do what’s best for your unborn child http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/billy-graham/article32961873.html#storylink=rss Prayerfully explore every God-honoring option (including adoption). In addition, seek out a church where you’ll not only feel accepted, but you can also grow in your faith.

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Miss Manners: Pushy passenger is clearly out of line http://www.kansascity.com/living/advice-columns/article32952930.html#storylink=rss What should I have said to a rude young man who jumped the line to get in the elevator at the subway?

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