This piece talks about the projects happening down on Troost and a new nonprofit seeking to revitalize the history of an important-yet-controversial area of town. Read me to 1) learn about a KC blogger focused on living locally and 2) learn about the Troost Market Collective and why it’s important.
This piece talks about the merits of thrifting your holiday gifts this year instead of making the usual trek down to the mall to shop chain stores and fight crowds. Read me to learn how to empower your purchases while giving thoughtful, intentional, and creative gifts to your loved ones.
This piece talks about the holidays in a way that encourages everyone to focus on quality time together rather than the stress of shopping for gifts and other traditions. Read me for some interesting perspective on the upcoming season and thoughtful questions on navigating it with intention.
This piece talks about why it is so impactful to participate in Small Business Saturday rather than only shopping at national chain stores. Read me to learn more about how when you shop at local businesses, your money is four times more likely to support local efforts and improvements.
This piece is an impassioned think-piece on the significance of vintage clothing in the big picture. Read me to learn more about why it’s such a big deal to buy good quality clothing and what it means for future generations to avoid disposable fashion.
This piece is the first in a series of posts on sustainability, including but not limited to topics such as swaps, general information, how to’s, as well as pieces on why it’s so important to make these swaps. Read me to learn the 101’s on sustainable packaging.