<![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 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 From patio drinks at Tannin to JJ’s rooftop fun, let the rosé bloom and the sparkling drinks bubble as we wait for summer to spring into action.

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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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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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