Enjoy Hearty Dinners at Jack Stack BBQ in KC

Enjoy Hearty Dinners at Jack Stack BBQ in KC

Hickory smoked deliciousness awaits at Fiorella's Jack Stack, a fantastic BBQ restaurant near W. 47th Street. Situated within Country Club Plaza, this location is part of the legendary chain that began back in 1957 as a modest traditional storefront barbecue joint. Since then, this destination for dining has grown to four restaurants and has attracted … [Read more...]

Practice Sun Safety at Fountain View on the Plaza Pool

Practice Sun Safety at Fountain View on the Plaza Pool

Getting out and enjoying the pool in sunny weather can be a blast, but it can also be unsafe if the right sun precautions aren’t taken to ensure skin health. Follow these sun care tips in order to have fun and prevent sun damage at the Fountain View on the Plaza pool. Sunscreen- Use sunscreen with a sun protective factor 15 or higher with both UVA and … [Read more...]

Spring Tips for Decorating a Balcony

Spring Tips for Decorating a Balcony

Spring in Kansas City is a beautiful time of year, ideal for spending outside enjoying the weather. Our Kansas City apartments feature balconies that are the ideal place to unwind after a long day or wake up to and get ready for the day.  Here are some tips for decorating a balcony for spring. Plants: The goal of your balcony should be to give it a feel … [Read more...]

Spring Tips for Cleaning the Fully Equiped Kitchen at Fountain View

Spring Tips for Cleaning the Fully Equiped Kitchen at Fountain View

Keeping your fully equipped kitchen at Fountain View clean is important and with spring cleaning season coming up, you’ll want to use these cleaning tips to get your kitchen clean and keep it clean. List – Create a to-do list separated into daily, weekly, and monthly chores. Dishes and wiping down counters would be an everyday chore while moping … [Read more...]

Cleaning Tips for Garden Soaking Tubs

Cleaning Tips for Garden Soaking Tubs

You want to make the most of your apartment and the long list of amenities. A garden soaking tub is great for soaking away the stress of the day or week. Your apartment at Fountain View on the Plaza comes with a garden soaking tub. Easy Ways to Clean a Garden Tub Here is a short list of garden tub cleaning tips that you can incorporate at … [Read more...]

Explore, Shop, & Dine at KC’s Crossroads

Explore, Shop, & Dine at KC's Crossroads

If you are looking for a convenient way to spend an entire day with fun activities, including shopping, dining, and entertainment, it's hard to beat the Crossroads in KC. Not only is the Crossroads Kansas City's premier venue for all things art, it's also one of the largest and most concentrated art districts in the nation. The area known as the … [Read more...]

Pratical Uses for Coconut Oil at Home

Pratical Uses for Coconut Oil at Home

With all the focus on exercising and eating healthier, many of today's gourmets have begun replacing that bottle of Wesson or Crisco with coconut oil. In addition to cooking, there are many other great uses for coconut oil at home. Instead of buying those expensive hair care products, use coconut oil to ease frizz and control fly-aways. Rub a small … [Read more...]

Organize the Kitchen Pantry in Time for Spring

Organize the Kitchen Pantry in Time for Spring

If your pantry is an endless jungle of cluttered cans, boxes, bags, and more, then it is time for a makeover. Make space and de-clutter your food items with tips for spring cleaning the pantry, brought to you by Real Simple. Empty and Categorize- The first thing you need to do is clear everything out of the pantry for a clean slate. Separate the items … [Read more...]

Tips to Build an At Home Apartment Office

Tips to Build an At Home Apartment Office

You do not need a spare bedroom or a ton of extra space to create a home office in your Fountain View apartment. When you use the following tips for building an at home office, you can create a workstation in any space. Find a Suitable Spot: Do you have enough space for a small corner desk? Would it be easier to purchase a bookcase and remove the bottom … [Read more...]

Go Irish at the Dubliner in KC

Go Irish at the Dubliner in KC

The Emerald Isle is a long way from Kansas City, but there are a few places you can go that will help you suspend belief for a little while as you lose yourself in a little corner of Dublin. The Dubliner Irish pub and restaurant is just such a place. Of course, they have the classic Irish beverages of Guinness and Harps beer and a vast selection … [Read more...]