10 episodes

Ripple Glass takes you behind the scenes and show you the artisans, creators, and makers behind Kansas City's remarkable food and drink culture. Michelle Goth and Sarah Leube go inside where they work and play, while also exploring sustainable practices in local business.

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Ripple Glass takes you behind the scenes and show you the artisans, creators, and makers behind Kansas City's remarkable food and drink culture. Michelle Goth and Sarah Leube go inside where they work and play, while also exploring sustainable practices in local business.

    Episode 10: All About Composting with Lydia Gibson

    Episode 10: All About Composting with Lydia Gibson

    Michelle and Sarah are joined by Lydia Gibson to talk about composting. Lydia happens to be Ripple’s Sourcing Manager but has a background and passion for all things composting. If you are an avid composter or just looking to get started, Lydia has a wealth of knowledge to share. She shares steps you can take to start composting, tips on how to be successful with your at-home compost pile, and information on why composting is important to our planet.


    Helpful Links
    Missouri Organic website
    Compost Collective - Curbside Composting
    Urbavore Urban Farm
    Start Composting - Bridging the Gap

    • 25 min
    Episode 9: Our Daily Nada, a Boozy Bookstore

    Episode 9: Our Daily Nada, a Boozy Bookstore

    Michelle and Sarah are joined by Amy Covitz and Andrea Baca, founders of the boozy bookstore Our Daily Nada. You'll hear what Amy and Andrea are reading right now, what it takes to start a women-owned business, and what fun events are coming up at Our Daily Nada.


    Helpful Links
    Our Daily Nada website
    Our Daily Nada Events
    Our Daily Nada Menu

    • 44 min
    Episode 8: Boulevard Brewing's Wingman: Jeremy Danner

    Episode 8: Boulevard Brewing's Wingman: Jeremy Danner

    Michelle and Sarah are joined by Boulevard Brewing Company's Ambassador Brewer, Jeremy Danner. You'll hear what exactly an Ambassador Brewer does, what other cities Danner thinks have a great beer scene, and what he loves about Kansas City. You'll even get a few tips on how to score the best seat on Southwest Airlines, known to most as #Dannering.


    Helpful Links
    About Jeremy Danner
    @Jeremy_Danner on Twitter
    Boulevard Brewing Company
    Whatcha Wanna Know Wednesday Blog
    Brewers Blog

    • 42 min
    Episode 7: It's Good, We Promise!

    Episode 7: It's Good, We Promise!

    Sarah and Michelle are joined by Piercyn, Ripple's Commercial Program Manager, as they sit down to review 2018. You'll hear what Ripple was able to accomplish thanks to recyclers like you and also hear stories from the fun times the Ripple team had. Sarah, Michelle, and Piercyn will also discuss what's in store for 2019!


    Helpful Links
    Locations of Purple Bins
    Businesses Who Recycle
    Business Recycling Sign-Up
    What Can I Recycle?
    2018 Year In Review
    Community Art Bin
    Ripple Glass Job Openings

    • 25 min
    Episode 6: Happiest Place in KC: Bar K Dog Bar

    Episode 6: Happiest Place in KC: Bar K Dog Bar

    Sarah and Michelle sit down with Dave Hensley, one of the founders of Bar K Dog Bar to learn about a perfectly crafted place for you and your best friend. If you’re tired of the same old dog park, imagine drinking a beer on a large outdoor patio while your dog plays in a fully-staffed doggy recreation area or grabbing a bite to eat from the fresh and locally sourced menu. Learn about what went into creating this place for pups and humans, alike.


    Locations Mentioned
    Bar K Dog Bar

    • 34 min
    Episode 5: The People Are Thirsty for Tom's Town Distilling

    Episode 5: The People Are Thirsty for Tom's Town Distilling

    This time around, Michelle and Sarah paid a visit to Tom's Town Distilling Company and shared a drink with co-founder Steve Revare, to talk about gin, speakeasies, prohibition, and how political corruption went hand-in-hand with some of the most celebrated times in Kansas City's history. We're referring to infamous political boss Tom Pendergast, who was the most powerful man in KC in the 20s and 30s. Along the way, hear the inside story of an operation that's keeping the spirit of Paris on the Plains alive...fortunately without having to commit any crimes.


    Locations Mentioned

    Tom's Town Distilling

    • 40 min

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