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Kansas City

My hometown of Kansas City is such a beautiful, vibrant, and creative city. Kansas City’s Union Station celebrates the city’s baseball team postseason wins with blue lighting. Opened in 1914, Union Station serves Kansas City, Missouri, and the surrounding metropolitan … Continue reading

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Splish Splash

Here is one in a series of fountains that supplied Machu Picchu’s inhabitants with clean, fresh water. Inca engineers brought water in carefully designed channels from a pair of rain-fed springs almost half a mile away from the first fountain. … Continue reading

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Ahead of the Holidays

Getting ahead of the holiday madness will take a lot of pressure off so you can enjoy the important things. Here are some fun holiday cards friends and family will love. Kansas City is a beautiful place. The full moon … Continue reading

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Love Letter

Someone recently told me they were asked by a teenager how to address an envelope. This shocked everyone listening. The question, “Don’t they learn that in school?” was asked and the response was that, no, they don’t! That started a … Continue reading

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Royal Blue

Since the Royals won the world series and many buildings and sculptures were showered in blue because of it I thought I’d just leave these here. Enjoy! The shuttlecock at The Nelson Atkins Museum. Giant Blue Shuttlecock, Kansas City, Missouri … Continue reading

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Beautiful Kansas City At Night

J.C. Nichols Fountain in Blue, Kansas City Postcards by catherinesherman Check out other J c nichols memorial fountain Postcards at zazzle.com Many fountains in Kansas City, Missouri, were blue in honor of the city’s baseball winning season, including the city’s … Continue reading

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