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While window shopping has been replaced with online perusing during the time of social distancing, you can still purchase from many of your favorite shops local to Kansas City, KS and Wyandotte County. Here's just a few local businesses you may be surprised to find you can still shop online.

High and Dry Cactus Co.

High and Dry Cactus Co.

High and Dry Cactus Co. is one of the newest and most unique retailers to Kansas City, KS. The airy, spacious showroom in the Rosedale neighborhood is filled with cacti, succulents


The world might be in a weird a place right now, but some things haven’t changed: date nights and supporting local. We may not be “eating out” in the traditional sense of visiting a restaurant, but my fiancé and I find opportunities each week to support a local eatery by ordering take out or curbside. Our most recent endeavors was to Jarocho’s Mexican Seafood in Kansas City, Kansas. 

We began our first week of quarantine with a meal plan, but by the end of the week I was faltering under the weight of working-from-home, homeschooling and feeding my son 22 snacks a day. By Friday, it was restaurant curbside pickup to the rescue!

My kids were begging to go somewhere, anywhere, in the car so we decided to celebrate the weekend with Joe’s Kansas City Barbecue at their original Kansas City, Kansas gas station location.

Like many restaurants, Joe’s has stepped up to the