Sex Appeal: Add some romance with these delectable delicates

When you want to show off your “assets,” leave your everyday undergarments in the drawer and consider spicing up your boudoir style with some of these gorgeous goodies from Birdies (birdiespanties.com), clair de lune (clairdelunekc.com) and Sazzy’s (sazzys.com).

Fall Finds: Welcome the new season into your wardrobe

Early fall in Kansas City can be a challenge. New fashions have hit the stores and your summer wardrobe has worn out its welcome, yet it’s still too warm to really enjoy those cozy sweaters and boots you’re craving.

Splurges & Steals: Beauty products for any budget

Just because you didn’t win the Mega Millions lottery doesn’t mean you have to resort to a bare-bones beauty routine. No matter your budget, our picks for hair, skin and makeup will have you looking like a queen — no overseas bank account required (crown optional).



Hot Steppin' — Shoes to keep you on your toes

Aside from a fresh pedicure, nothing can make your feet feel as happy as a new shoes. Welcome summer by slipping on a pair of these fun and colorful shoes, each representing the hottest trends of the season.



Just For Her: Mother's Day gifts sure to please

Whether your mom’s style is feminine, vintage, modern or practical, there are very few ways you can go wrong with finding that perfect Mother’s Day gift — unless you forget that Mother’s Day is Sunday, May 13 and show up with the last silly card left on the shelf and some half-wilted flowers from the grocery store.

Tangerine Tango: Making the 'it' color work for you

If you're not one of those people who already loves orange, you might want to consider changing your outlook. There's just something about Pantone's color of the year, a vibrant and punchy orange called "Tangerine Tango," that evokes a feeling of summery happiness — exactly what some of us need to bring a little excitement and energy into our everyday palates.


A few favorite things: Everyday products you need now

Sometimes I have to pause because the words I’m saying sound like they were scripted directly from an infomercial. My words are genuine, but when I find a product I really like I sometimes act out these live infomercials, usually in my kitchen.

Personalize It: Gifts from the heart

Roses, chocolates and cards, oh my! The tried and true gifts that are supposed to say “I love you” are very nice but may leave your sweetheart thinking you didn’t put enough thought and effort into your Valentine’s Day or anniversary gift.

Treat yourself: Pamper winter blues away from head to toe

You survived the hustle and bustle of the holidays. So after all the buying, wrapping, cooking, baking, decorating and un-decorating — in addition to your usual daily to-do list — why not take a break to pamper yourself. Here are a few products, available at guilt-free prices, to help you do just that.


Bag it up!

From November on, it seems like we spend all of our time running from one holiday party to the next. Girls on the go need a bag that fits necessities for a night out without causing major back pain. Here are four suggestions for four distinct personality types — which one will you be tonight?


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