I’m with the kids in the mall doing a little back to school shopping and of course they get hungry, so we head to the food court. Any respectable foodie has very low expectations of the typical food court. You know, pizza, random Chinese place, subway and then add a couple of popular local chains, … More Filipino food hiding out in a mall food court. Galing!
I would like to start off by saying that Ballerinas are Gangsters! This week we decided to switch it up and do a couple ballet workouts we found on YouTube. Who doesn’t want that long, sleek and lean look, right? Well we found this lady. Mary Helen Bowers aka Evil-Lina! She trained Natalie Portman for … More Our new workout obsession: Ballet
When we started this blog we knew that a good percentage of our content would be reviews and especially reviews of restaurants. We are foodies after all! We’ve made the decision not to write a negative review. If we go somewhere that wasn’t our cup of tea or just had an overall bad experience, we … More Reviewing responsibly: the power of Social Media
My daughter is as artsy fartsy as it gets for a 9 yr old. Yes, I said artsy fartsy! We spent the afternoon walking around the art museum and the gardens outside. I wanted to share a few pictures from the day for those that have never been. My daughter could spend the entire day … More Nelson Atkins Art Museum, Kansas City
We wrote about our love for the shooting range in Girls with Guns. Well this time we got Rifles! Unfortunately our day was cut short due to lightning but we got a few shots off. This was my first time shooting a rifle so I went with the .22. Ummm that was fun! I started … More Girls with Guns: part duex!
We made a quick stop to visit Coffee Cove Company on a rainy Saturday morning located in Lake Lotawana, MO. Lake Lotawana is a small town about 30 miles east of Kansas City. Greeted with smiles and the rhythmic sounds of Mumford & Sons., we felt right at home. Like I said, this was … More Quick stop on a rainy day.. Coffee Cove Company
Soft lighting, smooth jazz, and a warm welcome; impressed to say the least. Mesob is a Kansas City, Westport District Ethiopian/Caribbean restaurant nestled in a strip mall. Judging from the outside you would think you are about to walk into a “hole in the wall” restaurant. Mesob is a diamond in the rough! Chic furnishings … More Try something new in KC: Mesob restaurant review
“Eating clean and drinking dirty,” this is how Shardae summarized her first two weeks of the transformation! Haha The first week we kind of failed in the workout department but we did manage to get our diets in check. We are in our second week now and getting into the swing of things. Shardae is … More Eating Clean and Drinking Dirty.. transformation update
Last night I finally got the opportunity to try one of Shardae’s favorite spots. I absolutely love Jamaican food! Robust flavors, spice that isn’t overbearing, and savory sauces. I digress.. Alright, Sankofa Cafe. A small downtown Kansas City (KC) restaurant. Owned by a husband and wife that make you feel right at home. We arrived … More The hidden Jamaican Gem of KC: Sankofa Cafe
We love happy hour! It’s the best time to try new restaurants. Cheap cocktails and discounted appetizers. I recently posted a video on our instagram and Facebook page of pork rinds from Smoking Brewing Co. Pork rinds The guys I work with wanted to give it a try so we went there for an office … More Smoke Brewing Co: happy hour review