School is out for summer!

Don’t worry parents- it’s not forever! Most schools are wrapping up their school year this week and kids anxiously (understatement) await being out for the summer. Summer can be a great time to incorporate kids in meal & snack prep, while keeping them from being bored and teaching culinary skills.

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Kansas City is filled with so many treasures that sometimes it is hard to choose. Well look no further! For Buy Local. Buy KC. we are featuring Jasper’s Ristorante. This local company is the name in pasta sauces, salad dressings, and Italian sausage. We sat down with Jasper J. Mirabile Jr., Co-owner/chef, to see what he loves in KC and how Jasper’s came to be. Keep Reading »


BUY LOCAL. BUY KC: Boulevard Brewing Co.

As Buy Local. Buy KC. moves along, we continue through places and things KC knows as a staple. A great example is Boulevard Brewing Company, which is a name everyone knows when thinking of Kansas City. Here is our interview with John McDonald, Founder and President, talking to us about Boulevard and his passion for Kansas City.

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BUY LOCAL. BUY KC: Indigo Wild, LLC.

At Cosentino’s, we strive to provide products that are safe and healthy for our customers. Today, we would like to introduce Indigo Wild, LLC. This local company provides a line of Body Care and natural cleaning supplies that will assist in your every day life. We caught up with their merchandiser, Hannah, to see what it means to be KC Proud and Buy Local.

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Buy Local. Buy KC is back!

As a provider and member of the Kansas City community, we are blessed with being able to partner with many local small businesses. We know these companies have great products, but many don’t always have the resources to get the word out.

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Because I am ‘Appy

Do you find yourself overwhelmed with the miles of aisles and the mountains of choices in front of you when grocery shopping? How many times have you picked up foods and put it back on the shelves worried it may not be the right food for you? Have you ever gotten to the store and had complete amnesia on what you needed to buy for that week? Well, never fear, as there is an app for that!

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