day : 01/02/2019 7 results

A Natural Dab Will Do Ya

It’s Valentine’s Day already!?! Time to get painted up, pushed up, squeezed in and perfumed in hopes of sweet nothings and hidden desires (depending on your age group). For sensible middle-aged adults, that means take-out for 2, the sofa, wine and Netflix, or if single, a night on the town with girlfriends and home by 10pm. Regardless of how you roll, may we suggest doing it naturally. We’re not talking about a 70s remix, we’re talking about hard perfume made from natural ingredients ...

Cocoa-tini

A box of chocolates? Forget about it. Make me a Cocoa-tini, Don Juan-style and shake it like you mean it! Let’s skip the commentary and get on with the recipe. Prep time: 2 minutes | Servings: 2 | Glassware: Martini Ingredients: 1 ounce Vodka (preferably Vanilla Vodka) 2 ounces Dark Chocolate Liqueur (preferably Godiva) 2 ounces skim milk ½ ounce chocolate syrup ½ teaspoon cocoa powder Milk chocolate shavings Ice cubes (optional) Strawberry slices with stem ...

The Cost of a Slice of Pie

Special ingredients go into each slice of pie that makes up KNU’s annual operating budget. One ingredient is YOU and a modest dues contribution of $50, coupled with other revenue generated through fundraising efforts like brick sales, special gifts, branded goods sales, website banners & sponsorships, and Krawl ticket sales. Do you know where your dollars go? Click here for the whole pie. Our 2019 estimated operating budget is $60,000. More...

KNU Volunteers Needed on Mar 2rd to Quench Thirst on Dash Route

KNU is the prospective water sponsor for Dash for the Beads which treks through our neighborhood on March 2nd. We are in desperate need of a coordinator and volunteers to hand out water to Dash participants from 9 to 11am and support another area non-profit. Please contact Susan Via at president@kesslerneighborsunited.org to sign up.. More...

The Krawl is On Course for April 27th

This year’s Kessler Krawl will be held at its regularly-scheduled Spring date, and party planning is underway. We hope you will plan on joining us for an on-the-go evening of gab and grab! So, don those oxfords, get your gait on, and krawl with us! We will course through a few private homes, eat and drink, and gather for dessert and coffee at our last stop. Interested in sponsoring this event? Click here to find out more. More...

KNU Needs YOU to Fill Committee Seats & Volunteer Roles

The board is committed to 2019 large-scale projects and we need more folks to go around, invest time and efforts, and get the jobs done! Several positions and volunteer roles need filling. VP and Kessler Krawl Chair Dale Miner needs volunteers to help orchestrate the Kessler Krawl to be held on April 27th. Contact vp@kesslerneighborsunited.org.. More...

Ancient Scent-sations

You love that certain scent and pay dearly for it, but do you know the strange perfumery history that spans the ages? The predecessor to your fragrant spray used chemicals derived from the rear ends of dead cats, the Crusades, "god sweat," scented feet, the Plague and whale vomit. Lovely! Let’s now ponder the influential ancient origins of perfume. More...
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