A visit to Applejack Pumpkin Patch

Applejack Pumpkin Patch I feel like October isn't complete without a visit to at least one pumpkin patch. With that, we took our daughter to Applejack Pumpkin Patch located just east of Wichita in Augusta, KS. The pumpkin...

A visit to Botanica’s Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular

Botanica Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular Following Bootanica, the latest family event taking place at Botanica is Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular. The botanical garden and regional horticultural center located at 701 Amidon St. has kept it going with the Halloween theme. It's your chance...

Inside Exploration Place’s new exhibit: ‘Astronaut: Do you have what it takes?’

Exploration Place Exhibit Astronaut: Do You Have What It Takes? There are many exhibits that show you what astronauts go through while up in space, but have you ever been to one that gives you a...

Sedgwick County Zoo kicks off Asian Lantern sculptures exhibit with ‘Wild Lights’

Wild Lights at the Sedgwick County Zoo The latest attraction at Sedgwick County Zoo starts Friday, Oct. 1 called Wild Lights. From Oct. 1 to Dec. 5, you can take a stroll through the zoo to...

Stopping by BLŪM Nail Bar for pedicures and manicures

Many of my friends have been telling me to check out a local nail salon out in northwest Wichita. We've gone to support nail salons in different parts of town, but have yet to...

My very first time at the Orpheum Theatre

I'm ashamed to admit it but for the 99 years The Orpheum Theatre has been around, I've never once stepped inside. Granted a majority of those years, I wasn't alive, but that's no excuse. As a...

Family Fun Series: Cosmic Bowling at Seneca Bowl

Seneca Bowl For the next visit in the Family Fun Series, we wanted to do cover more of what we enjoy doing... bowling! While this particular activity isn't something we get to enjoy as much...

A day of food judging at Orie’s Garlic Fest

One of the more underrated food events in town returned after a year hiatus. Orie's Garlic Fest which celebrates all things' garlic — with ready-to-eat garlicky grub, garlic beverages, garlic salts, seasonings, baked goods, honeys,...

Visiting the “Auschwitz. Not long ago. Not far away.” exhibit in Kansas City

Available now at Union Station in Kansas City, is the largest traveling exhibition of the Auschwitz concentration camp ever brought to the United States.  “Auschwitz. Not long ago. Not far away” features more than...

I did 86 Cold Press’ 3-day juice cleanse. Here’s how I felt.

I write about many businesses around town; even if they don't provide services or products that aren't up my alley, such as coffee. One locally owned business I've been to before a couple of...