Articles about The Upper Crust

  • A Slice of Life

    The Upper Crust’s Elaine VanBuskirk shows us the sweet things she keeps on hand and in her bake shop. Photo by Meg Land An apron is the daily uniform for Elaine VanBuskirk, who co-owns of The Upper Crust with her sister… more

  • KC Picnic Picks

    Pack a picnic that impresses with our tasty recommendations. Between the live performances, lawn games and plein air painting, it’s easy to lose sight of the most key part of Kansas City’s Big Picnic: The picnic! An… more

  • What To Eat During the World Series

    These specials in honor of the Royals’ World Series run will have you feeling like a winner.  Next to what you’re wearing, what you’re eating and where you’re watching are… more

  • Picnic Perfect

    No need to make a reservation to enjoy a spectacular meal. This summer one of KC’s many beautiful outdoor spaces can be your dining room. With these cute picnic picks, you won’t miss the restaurant experience one bit. Take… more

  • A Slice of Heaven: The Best Pie in Kansas City

    Sure, cake is fine. The best bakery item for any celebration? Pie. We pick Kansas City’s best.  Photos by David Allison Sure, cake is fine. It’s the go-to bakery item for… more

  • Holiday Meals, No Cooking Required

    The holidays are stressful enough without having to whip up a beautiful meal to feed the whole family. If you haven’t quite gotten around to planning your holiday menu, let French Market do all the… more

  • Make This Thanksgiving Worry-Free

    Enjoy a delicious dinner without the sides of anxiety and dirty dishes. Yes, Thanksgiving is about family and friends coming together to share a meal and remember what they have to be thankful for.… more

  • Kansas City Restaurant Recipes: Barrel 31′s Sangria & Deviled Oysters

    Take your next picnic to the next level with dishes from some of our favorite KC restaurants. Photos by David Allison Barrel… more

  • Weekend Agenda

    Looking for something to do this weekend? Check out our top picks for July 18 – 20. Friday Unwind after a long week with Blush, a ladies’ soiree at Mosaic Ultra Lounge. From 8 to 10 p.m., you can enjoy complimentary champagne… more

  • Weekend Agenda

    Looking for something to do this weekend? Check out our top picks for March 21 – 23. Friday Live local with Downtown Overland Park’s Local Life events. Get special deals from The Upper Crust, Great Day Café, Unique Finds,… more