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A Lavender Spring

Lavender’s sweet fragrance scents sachets, lotions, and cleaning products. Its oil soothes heartburn, heals insect bites…

Arts & Entertainment

Beauty in Paper, Blooms and Glass

Wayasashi Studio From her home studio in Wichita, Tomiyo Tajiri creates stunning kimonos, origami art and accessories. Tajiri began studying her craft while growing up on Okinoerabujima, a small…

KANSAS! Magazine

Every issue of KANSAS! tells a story through inspiring words and vibrant photography that captures the beauty and essence of our state. Features and photo essays highlight a variety of topics - from the people and communities to the food and cultures, as well as the striking scenery and beautiful landscapes that make Kansas a unique place to live and visit.

Sunflowers at night

Travel

History & Heritage

Holiday Trees on Display

(Note: Display will be limited this year (2020) for distancing requirements due to COVID-19) Believed to be the Midwest’s largest…

Travel

Pet Travel Tips Straight from Fred

The state’s official safety dog breaks down the essentials of traveling with your pet When preparing for a trip, whether solo or with…

Reasons to Love Kansas

Eight Great Agritourism Destinations

Kansans take pride in their land and in the hard work by generations of farmers to sustain it. Across the state, farms, wineries, ranches…

Travel

The Wild Mustangs of the Flint Hills

Photography by Dave Leiker Kansas ranchers team with a national program to bring mustang herds back to the Sunflower State Our pick-up truck…

Arts & Entertainment

Botany and Bluegrass

Photography by Aaron Patton and John D. Morrison It’s as if a favorite landscape painting has come to life. Winding roads, a canopy…

Food & Drink

Food & Drink

A Lavender Spring

Lavender’s sweet fragrance scents sachets, lotions, and cleaning products. Its oil soothes heartburn, heals insect bites, and reduces…

History & Heritage

A Heritage of Flavor

Kansans have been sharing their recipes in community cookbooks for nearly as long as the state has existed. The tried-and-true recipes that…

Recipes

Breakfast

Puffed Pancake

Recipe from the kitchen of The Prairie Queen B&B in Leavenworth INGREDIENTS 4 large eggs 2 Tbs. sugar 1 cup milk ¼ tsp. Salt 1 cup…

Main Dishes

Dawsons’ Cowboy Chunky Beef Stew

Recipe featured in Taste of Kansas: Chuckwagon Cooking Note: “This recipe will feed approximately 40 people,” Dawn says…

Baking

Dawsons’ Cowboy Corn(ey)bread

Recipe featured in Taste of Kansas: Chuckwagon Cooking Ingredients 2 (8.5-ounce) boxes Jiffy Cornbread Mix 4 large eggs 1/2 cup (1 stick)…

Baking

Apple Butter Bread

This recipe was featured in Emmett's Place, from our 2020 fall issue. Ingredients 3/4 cup Louisburg Cider Mill Apple Butter 2 teaspoons…

Arts & Entertainment

Arts & Entertainment

Kansas Women Trailblazers: Janelle Monáe

Many Kansas-born artists, musicians, actors, and other creative types came of age and into their careers in other states and countries…

Arts & Entertainment

Beauty in Paper, Blooms and Glass

Wayasashi Studio From her home studio in Wichita, Tomiyo Tajiri creates stunning kimonos, origami art and accessories. Tajiri began studying…

History & Heritage

Nature & Outdoors

Nature & Outdoors

Four Great Fall Trails

(Photo Location: Kanopolis State Park) With temperatures cooling and fall foliage colors reaching their peak, autumn is an excellent time to…

Nature & Outdoors

Summer Fishing in Kansas

Last year’s flooding was a nightmare for Kansas anglers, making many boat ramps and favorite fishing holes inaccessible for months…

History & Heritage

Pueblo on the Prairie

What we know about one of the state’s most widely studied and important archaeological sites begins with hungry squirrels. According…

Nature & Outdoors

Reasons We Love Kansas: Golfing

BUFFALO DUNES GOLF COURSE Garden City Ranked the top municipally owned golf course in Kansas by Golf Digest, Buffalo Dunes also earned…

Reasons We Love Kansas