14 Creative Homemade Holiday Gift Ideas to Give this Season

14 Creative Homemade Holiday Gift Ideas to Give this Season

With a bit of fall chill in the air, it's a good time to start thinking about some indoor crafts ideas this year. If you and your family are looking for some creative homemade holiday gift ideas, here's a list of 14. Gifts that will look gorgeous in your spacious apartment: A seasonal welcome mat made in a variety of themes from simple words to a … [Read more...]

Looking for a New Game to Try? How About Soccer Tennis

Looking for a New Game to Try? How About Soccer Tennis

Although Four Winds has an on-site fitness center filled with all of the machines that our residents need to keep in shape, there are other methods that can be used to get the needed exercise. For example, fun sporting activities in Kansas City are an excellent substitute for a fitness center, all the more so when said activities are both new and … [Read more...]

Treadmill Workouts for all Levels: Burn Calories Fast and Change Your Perception of Indoor Workouts

Treadmill Workouts for all Levels: Burn Calories Fast and Change Your Perception of Indoor Workouts

Treadmills are a great way to get exercise. Although certain times of year just beg for outdoor activity, sometimes that is just not possible. If the weather is too hot, too cold or too wet, a treadmill can be a great alternative to outdoor running. Think a treadmill is boring? Try some of these workouts from this collection of 17 treadmill workouts for … [Read more...]

Stop by Overland Park’s Farmer’s Market for Fresh Food, Entertainment, and More

Stop by Overland Park's Farmer's Market for Fresh Food, Entertainment, and More

If you want buy the freshest, local ingredients, you should step by the Farmers' Market at Overland Park in October. This popular market features a variety of foods and produce from farms, growers, local producers, and specialty items. The Downtown Overland Park Farmers' Market is open Saturdays only from October 4 to November 22 between the hours of 8 … [Read more...]

Attend the Mayor’s Holiday Tree Lighting Ceremony to Start the Season

Attend the Mayor's Holiday Tree Lighting Ceremony to Start the Season

Kick off the holiday season with a bang in 2014 by attending Overland Park's Mayor's Holiday Tree Lighting Ceremony on November 16. The ceremony takes place from 5.30 p.m. to 7.30 p.m. and is being held in downtown Overland Park, around the Clock Tower Patio, 80th Street and Santa Fe Drive. Kids will enjoy an evening out and will be able to visit Santa, … [Read more...]