Sunday, February 7, 2010

no. 16: succotash + etsy



We have two places to share with you today: Succotash, a funky breakfast joint in Kansas City, Missouri, & the newest little addition to our lives, our {etsy} shop!

To begin...
We've found that for every place we travel to, our favorite part is the food we eat & the restaurants we visit. I suppose it could be seen as "food snobbery," but we believe that a satisfied palate is an easy way of judging a city's funk & flavor.
Last weekend, Natalie and I took a trip to Kansas City. Our intent was to celebrate six months of marriage and just get out of town for a few days. We stayed with Natalie's cousin, who lives in a cute townhouse in downtown KC with her husband and four-year-old son.

On Sunday morning, after coffee with the family, Natalie and I visited a quirky little restaurant called Succotash. The moment we walked up to the door, we knew we had found the perfect place to have brunch. The restaurant was packed--and for good reason. Succotash is so full of character, from the decorations to the artwork on the walls to the waitstaff. Even the bathrooms were a sight to see. And our food was delicious. Natalie had the standard: biscuits and gravy with two fried eggs over medium. I ate the most delectable wrap that has ever entered my mouth: smoked salmon, spinach, goat cheese and caramelized red onion. I savored every bite. Succotash goes down as one of the best restaurants we have been to.
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& To finish...
We've opened up our him + her designs etsy shop & we're so excited to {share} it with you! We now have a new-found respect for those who sell their items on etsy or any online shop. It has taken us many hours to photograph, edit, price, & list each item. Regardless, it is worth it in the end. Sharing our work with you is such a privilege! We are so thankful & humbled by your support. Thanks so much! You are all awesome!

{Please click on the words "etsy" & "share" above to visit the direct link to our shop.}

-Luke & natalie



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  2. lovely cafe photos! and lovely etsy! just ordered the gorgeous cream rose earrings natalie crafted! thanks for sharing your talents!

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  3. ashley, thank you so much for your order! i am mailing them to you tomorrow!

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  4. oof! It looks like a feast!! i love the red-red of the chandelier, and i can hear some hustle and bustle there in the background.

    Congratulations on the launch of your shop!
    You should be proud -
    xx

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  5. Your new Etsy is wonderful! I love it.

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  6. congrats on the etsy shop! what a beautiful little baby. : )
    and that wrap sounds crazy good, Luke. I can't wait to check this place out next time I'm in KC.

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  7. Love the etsy!

    I wan to eat at those places...yum

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  8. Congrats on your new shop!

    I used to live in Kansas City and loved finding little cute place to eat and shop!

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  9. i loved going to succotash.. i only lived in KC for a month.. but it feels like I know the place very well. May I suggest your future new favorite place, if you haven't been there already -
    Blue Bird Bistro. it screams you.

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  10. i'm just now seeing this! whaaaat?!

    Succotash...man that sounds good. Glad you two had such a wonderful little 6 months of marriage get-away! & congrats on your half year!

    So excited about your etsy shop!

    LOVE!

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