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[11 Nov 2009 | by Anna Bassham | 87 Comments]
[wear] Fall Fashion Trends at LuCinda’s

When you’re stocking up on fall/winter clothing necessities, you might just shop the sales at the mall or department stores without thinking twice about it. But what you may not have considered is shopping locally to discover more unique items to add to your wardrobe. I found some great pieces that showcase the latest trends this season at LuCinda’s in Old Town.
Overall, the ’80s are back, but with a modern twist! Jackets with shoulder pads, the neon pink hue, and ripped jeans are all back this year.
Shine on in sequins, day or …

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[3 Nov 2009 | by Anna Bassham | 24 Comments]
[go] Stepping Back in Time at Yoder’s Kitchen

Yoder’s Kitchen is about one hour and one world away from downtown Wichita. Prior reservations for groups of 10 to 40 are required to eat at this Amish farm just outside Yoder, Kansas. Dinner is not served on Mondays, presumably because the pies are baked the day before and Monday servings would mean baking on Sundays. No alcohol is available, nor is electricity, and the host family has no automobiles, but you may drive yours to the farm. Be sure to remember where you parked since you will …

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[2 Nov 2009 | by Anna Bassham | 54 Comments]
[wear] Top Fall Shoe Trends (and Where to Get Them)

Think you can’t find trendy women’s shoes here in the ICT? Think again. I ventured to Tonia’s Shoe Corner (548 S. Oliver) in search of this season’s hottest trends, and was more than surprised to spot many styles fit for every fashionista. And it gets better – every shoe is $19.99, and boots are $24.99! When you’re shopping for trendy footwear, it is silly to spend a fortune because come next year, that hot shoe could be out. That is why shopping at a store …

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[2 Nov 2009 | by Anna Bassham | 8 Comments]
[drink] Ten Great Coffee Shops with Free WiFi

Mead’s Corner (430 E Douglas Ave): Home of some of the best lattes in Wichita, Mead’s corner also offers delicious and homemade scones and sandwiches. The atmosphere is cozy and laid-back and you can choose from multiple seating options, most of which are close to electrical outlets. On various nights you can enjoy fun activities such as Espresso Theater and live band performances. Make sure you try the gelato – it’s made in-house!
Sugar Sisters (4811 E. Central): When your sweet tooth strikes, there’s no better place to satisfy it! Cupcakes, scones, …