Day Trips for Those Around St. Louis, Missouri

Day Trips for Those Around St. Louis, Missouri

  This past week on the #STLBlab show we talks about day trips for those living around the St. Louis, Missouri area. My friend and cohost, Karen Goodman, and I love St. Louis but we also love exploring the area around us. A few of this ideas are pretty close in the area and a few others are a bit … Continue Reading →
Chanukah Events Around St. Louis, Missouri

Chanukah Events Around St. Louis, Missouri

  While I am not Jewish, I do have friends that are so I wanted to include a list of Chanukah (Hanukkah) events in the St. Louis area. Even if you aren’t Jewish, taking part and learning about the history of other religions can be very interesting. Chanukah: Festival of Lights Missouri Botanical Gardens Ridgeway Visitor Center at Monsanto Hall … Continue Reading →
St. Louis Sunday: Christmas Traditions in St. Charles Events

St. Louis Sunday: Christmas Traditions in St. Charles Events

I live in the suburbs of St. Louis in the lovely town of St. Charles. One of my favorite parts of this city is Historic Main Street. Each year for the holidays they have the amazing Christmas Traditions which takes you back in time to experience Christmas the way it was years and years ago. Today I went to capture … Continue Reading →
Thanksgiving in St. Louis

Thanksgiving in St. Louis

It’s turkey time! Thanksgiving is this week and I thought I would share some things happening in and around St. Louis for those of you that needs some ideas. I will also be talking about this on this week’s #STLBlab show Tuesday night at 8:30pm CT if you would like to join us! Thanksgiving Day Parade On Thanksgiving day you … Continue Reading →
Veterans Day Activities in St. Louis

Veterans Day Activities in St. Louis

This Wednesday, November 11, is Veterans Day so I thought I would share some activities that will be happening around the St. Louis area that you may want to attend to honor our veterans. This is by no means a complete list, but what I could find doing some searching online. If you know of other Veterans Day events in … Continue Reading →
Join the #STLBlab Tuesday Nights

Join the #STLBlab Tuesday Nights

St. Louis has a lot of great things going for it and we have a lot of people active online. You all know I am loving the new live video network, Blab.im, so I’m partnering up with my friend, another St. Louisian, Karen Goodman, to create #STLBlab. The show will be live each Tuesday evening at 8:30pm CT, starting November … Continue Reading →
The New IKEA Store in St. Louis, Missouri

The New IKEA Store in St. Louis, Missouri

Yesterday I finally got to visit the IKEA store that just opened here in St. Louis. I had never been to an IKEA before but have browsed their online site often. Hubby even went with me, although he was reluctant because it is in St. Louis city, but I convinced him and he was happy in the end that he … Continue Reading →
St. Louis Sunday: After Hour Halloween Celebrations at Grant’s Farm

St. Louis Sunday: After Hour Halloween Celebrations at Grant’s Farm

Looking for something fun and spooky, but still family friendly, to do during the Halloween season? Grant’s Farm is bringing back their after hour Halloween celebrations. Normally Grant’s Farm is only open during daytime hours, but on special days in October they will be open at night with special activities. Haunted ride through the Deer Park Halloween themed animal shows … Continue Reading →
St. Louis Sunday: Oktoberfest Events

St. Louis Sunday: Oktoberfest Events

Fall is here and it is time to hit the Oktoberfest festivals! The St. Louis area has a rich German heritage, I’m half German myself, and so there is no lack of Oktoberfests to attend. I’m actually a little late in posting about these and have realized that many of them already occurred – in September – what’s up with … Continue Reading →