<![CDATA[Jeneé Osterheldt: Food & Restaurant Blog | The Kansas City Star & KansasCity.com]]> http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/jenee-osterheldt/ en-us Wed, 30 Jul 2014 09:43:47 CDT http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss McClatchy Interactive's Escenic Wed, 30 Jul 2014 09:43:47 CDT Jeneé Osterheldt 60 Peek inside some KC backpacks to reveal who people are http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/jenee-osterheldt/article31768560.html#storylink=rss Backpacks have long grown beyond back-to-school supplies and have earned their spot next to jeans and T-shirts as a wardrobe staple.

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Fri, 21 Aug 2015 14:02:47 CDT

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Comedian Kevin Hart announces a pop-up 5K on Saturday morning in KC http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/jenee-osterheldt/article31581116.html#storylink=rss Comedian Kevin Hart is performing Saturday night at the Sprint Center. But first he’s bringing his Run With Hart 5K to Kansas City’s Brush Creek Community Center on Saturday morning. It starts at 7:36 a.m. Be there 30 minutes early.

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Wed, 19 Aug 2015 19:39:40 CDT

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Why I (heart) Kevin Hart: Comedian brings out much more than laughter http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/jenee-osterheldt/article31466261.html#storylink=rss We’ve seen comedy legends — from Louis C.K. and Richard Pryor to Eddie Murphy and George Carlin — but Kevin Hart, who performs back-to-back shows Saturday night at  the Sprint Center, is something new: a comedic rock star and funny-man mogul.

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Wed, 19 Aug 2015 18:00:00 CDT

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We don’t need guards at ‘Straight Outta Compton’ screenings, we need justice http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/jenee-osterheldt/article31072635.html#storylink=rss Some theaters are hiring guards for “Straight Outta Compton” to give the public peace of mind, because racial profiling screams safety, right? Wrong.

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Fri, 14 Aug 2015 04:00:00 CDT

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I confess: I enjoyed ‘Fantastic Four’ http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/jenee-osterheldt/article30638682.html#storylink=rss “Fantastic Four” is suffering a clobbering. But I saw it and it’s just not that grim. That’s right, I’m not embarrassed. I like the film the world is calling a flop.

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Mon, 10 Aug 2015 16:24:41 CDT

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A year after Ferguson, a father’s love letter to his son exposes the harsh reality of America’s racial divide http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/jenee-osterheldt/article30409176.html#storylink=rss Eric Garner, Jonathan Ferrell, Renisha McBride, Trayvon Martin, Oscar Grant and a long list of others had come before him, but Michael Brown’s death a year ago was the breaking point. Ta-Nehisi Coates’ “Between the World and Me” captures black America’s pain, fear and undeniable sorrow.

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Fri, 07 Aug 2015 12:54:57 CDT

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Close your eyes, breathe deep and take a Serenity Pause at Unity Temple http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/jenee-osterheldt/article29938404.html#storylink=rss Every day we’re caught up in our to-do lists and social schedules. But sometimes we need to take a break. "Serenity Pause,"  a twice-daily free meditation service at at Unity Temple on the Plaza at 707 W. 47th St., helps people from all over the community.

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Wed, 05 Aug 2015 06:53:00 CDT

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Weddings are for brides and grooms, not you and your cellphone photos http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/jenee-osterheldt/article29685145.html#storylink=rss How social media obsessed are we that when a bride and groom try to keep their wedding ceremony unplugged, the guests remain logged in?

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Fri, 31 Jul 2015 16:40:01 CDT

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For Bobbi Kristina Brown, outpouring of love is too little too late http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/jenee-osterheldt/article28943512.html#storylink=rss Everyone is sending condolences to Bobbi Kristina Brown in the wake of her death, but where was the love before her famous mom, Whitney Houston, died?

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Mon, 27 Jul 2015 17:33:21 CDT

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Need some hair of the dog that bit you? Kansas City bartenders reveal their secrets http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/jenee-osterheldt/article28036915.html#storylink=rss Hungover or not, sometimes a little hair of the dog gets you going when it comes to brunch cocktails and after-party drinks. Here’s a breakdown of what some other KC bartenders drink to hang up their hangovers.

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Wed, 22 Jul 2015 07:00:00 CDT

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From routine traffic stop to death in a jail cell: What happened to Sandra Bland? http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/jenee-osterheldt/article27534166.html#storylink=rss Sandra Bland, 28, was stopped for failure to signal a lane change. Three days later, she was found dead in her Texas jail cell. What went wrong?

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Fri, 17 Jul 2015 11:51:00 CDT

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Kansas City 7-year-old paints to help African orphans http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/jenee-osterheldt/article27218323.html#storylink=rss For her eighth birthday, Savanna Williams celebrates her life by making a difference in the lives of others with paint and the kind of heart in the Tin Man’s dreams. Her paintings will go on sale Saturday in a benefit for Rwandan orphans.

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Wed, 15 Jul 2015 07:00:00 CDT

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Cornrows and curves: What, they’re fashionable only on white people? http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/jenee-osterheldt/article27169840.html#storylink=rss Kylie Jenner can wear cornrows, baggy pants and her injected lips embodying the stereotypes that lead to the profiling and brutality of young black youth without ever having to endure such treatment.

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Mon, 13 Jul 2015 17:42:37 CDT

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From the archives: ‘Mario’ is still super http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/jenee-osterheldt/article27162088.html#storylink=rss At the untimely death of Nintendo President and CEO Satoru Iwata at age 55, a look back at Jeneé Osterheldt's appreciation of his company's enduring legacy: Super Mario Bros.

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Mon, 13 Jul 2015 16:13:22 CDT Jeneé Osterheldt

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Lesson from ‘Inside Out’: Sadness helps us find the Joy http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/jenee-osterheldt/article27000988.html#storylink=rss Pixar’s latest movie is its most poignant — pushing kids and adults alike to deal with their sadness so they can get help to feel better.

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Fri, 10 Jul 2015 12:32:00 CDT

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For women and sexuality, ‘Magic Mike XXL’ isn’t the same old grind http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/jenee-osterheldt/article26602138.html#storylink=rss “Magic Mike XXL” doesn’t just dance for the ladies, it respects them, too. Jada Pinkett Smith, Andie MacDowell and Amber Heard aren’t just flashes of femininity on the screen in between images of half-naked men. They are empowered.

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Mon, 06 Jul 2015 16:07:45 CDT

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On July 4, celebrate freedom for all, not just people like you http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/jenee-osterheldt/article26059714.html#storylink=rss Fourth of July is all about the fireworks and food, but what about the freedom? Are we living the life that Independence Day represents?

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Thu, 02 Jul 2015 13:29:12 CDT

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Making waves with my niece: ‘Crazy’ is good sometimes http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/jenee-osterheldt/article25787074.html#storylink=rss In a swimming pool, I taught my niece how to make her own waves.

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Mon, 29 Jun 2015 17:03:34 CDT

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From the archives: We’re still dancing to Michael Jackson http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/jenee-osterheldt/article25481332.html#storylink=rss Michael Jackson died six years ago. From the archives, Jenee Osterheldt reflects on what his music meant to her

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Thu, 25 Jun 2015 10:51:31 CDT Jeneé Osterheldt

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Charleston church massacre undeniably a terrorist attack http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/jenee-osterheldt/article24928336.html#storylink=rss At the approach of Juneteenth, which celebrates the end of slavery in America, the Charleston church shooting reminds us the fight for freedom is still on.

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Thu, 18 Jun 2015 19:25:22 CDT

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Hit indie film ‘Dope’ has no use for Hollywood labels http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/jenee-osterheldt/article24635458.html#storylink=rss “Dope,” a Sundance Film Festival hit coming to theaters Friday, isn’t a black movie. It’s a coming-of-age film with a timeless story that celebrates individuality. “‘Dope’ challenges people to look deeper without shoving it down their throats.

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Wed, 17 Jun 2015 05:00:00 CDT

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Sorry, Rachel Dolezal, putting on blackface is not the support we need http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/jenee-osterheldt/article24482209.html#storylink=rss Jeneé Osterheldt: Will the real Rachel Dolezal please stand up and do some honest work in fighting for equality rather than make a mockery of it?

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Mon, 15 Jun 2015 16:13:23 CDT

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Sada K. Jackson returns to Kansas City to sing her songs of healing and grace http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/jenee-osterheldt/article23777101.html#storylink=rss Sada K. Jackson will share her music at the two-day “It’s Time to Heal” conference at Metropolitan Community College-Penn Valley. The event is dedicated to healing through faith — something she has a lot of experience with.

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Thu, 11 Jun 2015 14:43:16 CDT

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KC's West 18th Street Fashion show feels an island breeze http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/jenee-osterheldt/article23604004.html#storylink=rss Elodie Auvray is into swimsuits and maxi dresses. She designs them herself. This isn’t your average pool wear. Think island luxury. On Saturday, she will show her LOD by Elodie Auvray collection

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Wed, 10 Jun 2015 18:58:00 CDT

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Sexism ABC: Ariana, Beyoncé and Caitlyn http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/jenee-osterheldt/article23529640.html#storylink=rss Ariana Grande, Caitlyn Jenner, Beyoncé and the Black Widow — the sisterhood of the neverending fight against sexism.

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Mon, 08 Jun 2015 16:15:20 CDT

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KC’s best bubbles and bites on a budget http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/jenee-osterheldt/article22915017.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 03 Jun 2015 05:30:00 CDT

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At the roller skating rink, I learn to go backward to move forward http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/jenee-osterheldt/article22627422.html#storylink=rss Rolling around Winnwood Skate Center, the message is clear: You’re never too old or too cool to try something new.

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Fri, 29 May 2015 15:29:00 CDT

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Graduates, GPA is just a number — there’s much more to life http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/jenee-osterheldt/article21664800.html#storylink=rss Sometimes we get so caught up in who had the highest grade-point average and who won the most awards, that we lose sight that graduation itself is a big deal.

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Fri, 22 May 2015 05:00:00 CDT

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A deluge of options as KC-area water parks open this weekend http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/jenee-osterheldt/article21408093.html#storylink=rss Memorial Day weekend means water park season is on — and columnist Jeneé Osterheldt predicts a few summer highlights at Oceans of Fun and Schlitterbahn.

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Wed, 20 May 2015 07:00:00 CDT

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New Made in KC boutique just the latest sign we’re bursting with hometown pride http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/jenee-osterheldt/article21298659.html#storylink=rss We (heart) Kansas City far beyond our Royals mania — buying local, supporting local is the new normal.

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Mon, 18 May 2015 13:43:51 CDT

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