<![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 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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Violinist Miri Ben-Ari plays music with a message http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/jenee-osterheldt/article20851707.html#storylink=rss Miri Ben-Ari is a violinist with strings rooted in America and Israel, jazz and hip-hop. She brings her free-spirited soul to the Gem this weekend.

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Wed, 13 May 2015 07:16:00 CDT

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Designer from KCK finds it’s hipster to be square http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/jenee-osterheldt/article20702238.html#storylink=rss Brooks Proctor proves it’s hipster to be square with Square Bear, his streetwear collection. See it Tuesday at an exclusive pop-up shop at Escapist in the Crossroads.

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Mon, 11 May 2015 17:35:03 CDT

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Happy Mother’s Day, big sisters http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/jenee-osterheldt/article20522595.html#storylink=rss Mama deserves the love, but there’s also someone else I like to celebrate on Mother’s Day: big sisters.

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Fri, 08 May 2015 14:09:18 CDT

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Up-Down Arcade, now open in the Crossroads, presses all the right buttons http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/jenee-osterheldt/article20294610.html#storylink=rss Screenland Crossroads brought Tapcade to 1701 McGee St. in February, and now we have the Up-Down Arcade at 101 Southwest Blvd. Is there enough room in the Crossroads for two arcades? Yes. Gamers, celebrate!

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Wed, 06 May 2015 07:00:00 CDT

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How McDonald’s can make its Unhappy Meals smile again http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/jenee-osterheldt/article20215272.html#storylink=rss McDonald’s has lost its happy flair, and the new turnaround plans might not be the move to make those Golden Arches shine. Here’s what the chain should do instead.

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Mon, 04 May 2015 17:19:17 CDT

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Female superheroes get the hammer again http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/jenee-osterheldt/article20047242.html#storylink=rss The comic book world recognizes its female fans, but merchandisers and toy aisles continue to shut us out.

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Fri, 01 May 2015 17:25:10 CDT

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Author Keion Jackson creates a Hallmark book to keep the fun in faith http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/jenee-osterheldt/article19821255.html#storylink=rss With “Because Jesus,” Keion Jackson, a writer for Kansas City-based Hallmark Cards Inc., delivers a book to keep the young and fun in faith and fellowship, reminding us that the Gospel is all around. “I wanted to write in a way that is fun, and I believe God has a sense of humor,” he says.

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Wed, 29 Apr 2015 07:00:00 CDT

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Downtown KC, where’s my cup of coffee? http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/jenee-osterheldt/article19755873.html#storylink=rss This isn’t the desolate and deserted downtown of yesteryear, Kansas City. So why is it so hard to find a coffee shop open on a Sunday night?

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Mon, 27 Apr 2015 17:18:18 CDT

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Bruce Jenner is a bigger hero than ever http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/jenee-osterheldt/article19448934.html#storylink=rss In the interview with Diane Sawyer broadcast on Friday night, Bruce Jenner displayed courage as he let his hair down, releasing that ponytail and smashing the strict gender roles and stereotypes we subscribe to so he could finally be himself — he can be Her — at 65. That is Olympian strength.

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Fri, 24 Apr 2015 22:56:47 CDT

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Artist Nicole Leth creates bold fashion statements as breakup therapy http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/jenee-osterheldt/article18512804.html#storylink=rss Nicole Leth turned a breakup and growing pains into a clothing line: “Sex & Ice Cream.” The Kansas City Art Institute student presents her senior thesis at a fashion show, “Everything I Should’ve Said,” at 8 p.m. Friday at the Bauer, 115 W. 18th St.

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Wed, 15 Apr 2015 07:00:00 CDT

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Madonna doesn’t have to justify her love, or her kisses http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/jenee-osterheldt/article18435869.html#storylink=rss Madonna lip-locked Drake at Coachella, and the trolls came out in full force to attack her age. You didn’t like it? Fine. But kiss double standards goodbye already.

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Mon, 13 Apr 2015 17:24:33 CDT

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Walter Scott is only the latest in an epidemic of needless deaths http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/jenee-osterheldt/article18229436.html#storylink=rss Walter Scott is the latest police shooting of an unarmed man. These are not isolated events. This is an epidemic that cannot be ignored.

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Fri, 10 Apr 2015 12:00:00 CDT

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At Il Lazzarone in the River Market, the best time for pizza is midnight http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/jenee-osterheldt/article17772230.html#storylink=rss At midnight in the River Market, Il Lazzarone at 412 Delaware St. delivers a saucy happy hour that packs in its bar. $10 pizzas and hip-hop, anyone?

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Wed, 08 Apr 2015 07:00:00 CDT

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Rolling Stone rape story was false, but the problem is very real http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/jenee-osterheldt/article17573855.html#storylink=rss Don’t let Rolling Stone’s fake rape story deter you from coming forward or advocating for others: Sexual assault in America is a real problem that can’t be ignored.

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Mon, 06 Apr 2015 07:00:00 CDT

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Library funding is restored at last http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/jenee-osterheldt/article17327366.html#storylink=rss As Missouri libraries faced a $6 million budget cut, Gov. Jay Nixon hushed our worries and released the big money he was holding back.

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Fri, 03 Apr 2015 15:53:36 CDT

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‘Breakfast Club’ still nourishes the soul http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/jenee-osterheldt/article16510223.html#storylink=rss As “The Breakfast Club” celebrates it’s 30th anniversary it continues to prove that teen angst and coming-of-age realness are universal and timeless, especially when told through the imagination of John Hughes.

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Fri, 27 Mar 2015 16:05:50 CDT

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Brunch at Blvd Tavern: Move over, mimosas, it’s time to Reboot http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/jenee-osterheldt/article16201640.html#storylink=rss Blvd Tavern, the newly opened Crossroads gastropub at 320 Southwest Blvd., doesn’t rest on mimosas, the bloody mary and French toast for brunch. It pushes beyond the staples and gives brunch a heartier pub attitude.

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Wed, 25 Mar 2015 07:00:00 CDT

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You don’t need Starbucks coffee to talk about race http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/jenee-osterheldt/article16123703.html#storylink=rss Starbucks is no longer serving uncomfortable conversation on race with its Frappuccino, but we’re not off the hook. Talking about race in America is vital.

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Mon, 23 Mar 2015 17:23:08 CDT

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Barbie the spy steals creativity http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/jenee-osterheldt/article15466448.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 20 Mar 2015 12:11:16 CDT

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Quiet sophistication in Westport’s new AC Lounge http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/jenee-osterheldt/article15117725.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 18 Mar 2015 07:00:00 CDT

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How to break down barriers between police and community? A horse, of course http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/jenee-osterheldt/article14686232.html#storylink=rss Kansas City Mounted Patrol’s newest horse, Leader, will patrol his first St. Patrick’s Day Parade and with a little luck, help the unit continue it’s mission of building bridges between cops and the urban core.

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Mon, 16 Mar 2015 17:59:14 CDT

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Volunteers needed to help Junior Achievement teach business acumen to kids http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/jenee-osterheldt/article14047535.html#storylink=rss Junior Achievement of Middle America helps empower students to become future business leaders, but they need more volunteers to fulfill the mission.

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Fri, 13 Mar 2015 10:00:00 CDT

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Wandering pooch was a one-dog Northland welcome committee http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/jenee-osterheldt/article14025869.html#storylink=rss Bailey, a Lhasa apso, has been a one-dog welcome committee for many Northlanders over the years.

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Fri, 13 Mar 2015 13:46:57 CDT

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Local Pig brings fine bites, drinks to Westport http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/jenee-osterheldt/article13214528.html#storylink=rss Between its buffet of fine charcuterie, dozens of craft cocktails and hundreds of bottles of beer, the Local Pig, at 510 Westport Road, the space formerly known as Bridger’s Bottle Shop, takes pigging out in Westport to the next level.

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Wed, 11 Mar 2015 07:00:00 CDT

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It’s time to liberate school lunches http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/article12888818.html#storylink=rss First lady Michelle Obama is right — healthy school lunches are essential. But U.S. Sen. Pat Roberts isn’t wrong. Schools deserve the flexibility to tailor programs to work for the students.

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Fri, 06 Mar 2015 14:00:00 CST

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Videos of police shootings and the color of a dress are all a matter of perception http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/jenee-osterheldt/article11951615.html#storylink=rss Science explains why some of us see a blue and black dress, while other see white and gold. But a history of racism and privilege shades the light in which we view the police killings of unarmed black people.

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Mon, 02 Mar 2015 17:20:38 CST

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KC illustrator shows kids that black history is more than 28 days http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/jenee-osterheldt/article11367572.html#storylink=rss Kansas City illustrator Shane Evans heads to Barnes and Noble Saturday to talk about his latest children’s book, “28 Days,”celebrating great moments in black history that changed the world.

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Fri, 27 Feb 2015 15:42:28 CST

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