asian twist | mabuhay

Mabuhay Asian & Oriental Food Mart can be easy to miss. Tucked into the corner between Skinny’s Bar & Juli’s Bistro in Gage Village, this hidden gem is definitely worth the visit. Stocked with exotic ingredients and daily staples, it’s easy to put together a meal plan just by browsing the aisles. If you aren’t[…]

mug shot: Feeling Fruity

Everyone knows someone who hates tomatoes, but likes ketchup, salsa, spaghetti sauce, etc. I’m that way with grapefruit. I cringe at the thought of eating one. But grapefruit juice? I would almost say there is nothing better than a cold tall glass of pink grapefruit juice. And now I have two more drinkable grapefruit options:[…]

happy 153rd birthday!

The state of Kansas is celebrating 153 years of statehood on Wednesday, January 29! What better reason to get out and toast this lovely state (with coffee) and learn more about her history? PT’s at College Hill (aka the Flying Monkey) at 17th & Washburn will be celebrating Kansas Day with fresh-brewed Kansas-themed coffees. Try[…]

unite with laughter

Comedian Gabriel Iglesias will launch a new world tour, Unity Through Laughter in January 2014. Unity Through Laughter will be presented by Comedy Central Live, tickets will go on sale starting Friday, December 6th, 2013. Unity Through Laughter will kick off in Ft. Lauderdale, FL, January 4th, 2014, and will have stops across the US and internationally including: Los Angeles, Las Vegas,[…]

shop local for the holidays 2013

We’ve updated our annual holiday shopping list. Topeka has some exciting shops and restaurants for your gift-giving pleasure, or a little something for yourself, so give it a read, hit the ATM, and pump some cash into the local economy! And of course, credit/debit cards are also welcome. Did some people on your “naughty” list[…]