Five Yummy and Cheap KC Lunches

Looking for something different for lunch that tastes delicious but easy on the wallet? Whether you’re on your own with a good book, with co-workers, or out with a friend, choose one of these hot spots for your midday meal. Best Regards Bakery & Cafe You Overland Parkers have got it made with this great little find, but I assure you it’s worth the drive … Continue reading Five Yummy and Cheap KC Lunches

11902540_10207485188597356_5491196058401430940_n (1)

Happy Hour at Hotel Sorella’s Rosso

Rosso, on the top floor of Hotel Sorella on the Plaza is my new favorite happy hour spot. Absolutely gorgeous on the inside with modern, hip vibe sure to impress. It boasts a super romantic fireplace for cooler days and the patio overlooks the pool for hot summer nights. The menu features yummy Italian and I had the drunken meatballs over a bed of cheesy … Continue reading Happy Hour at Hotel Sorella’s Rosso


Saturday Brunch with the Diamonds

We took our brunch club to Avenues Bistro in Brookside this past Saturday and had a truly great experience. Menu items are very reasonably priced at $6.99 with some at $9.99. We enjoyed the complementary  mini cinnamon rolls that were brought to the table and I loved the “bottomless” mimosas for $8! Quite a steal! I had the lobster & crab cake eggs Benedict, my … Continue reading Saturday Brunch with the Diamonds


Date Night in Kansas City

So you want to have a romantic date with your sweetie.  Kansas City has so many options for fun outings whether you are on a first date or have been married for years. Third Thursdays at the Nelson Atkins Museum of Art Every third Thursday from 6-9 bring your special someone and enjoy live music, special art activities, appetizers and full bar. It doesn’t happen to … Continue reading Date Night in Kansas City


Luigi’s in Liberty

My friend Diane and I met for dinner at Luigi’s in the historic liberty square. I love Italian food but I am often disappointed especially after having traveled in Italy. The restaurant was fairly small but nicely decorated complete with white tablecloths and a wine bar.  The bread and oil they brought out was just okay… I prefer crusty Italian bread and these were softer … Continue reading Luigi’s in Liberty