St. Louis Zoo

St. Louis Zoo

Today we all went to the St. Louis Zoo. I haven’t been in several years so I was happy when Taylor said he wanted to go. I knew going in that this would not be an all day event for him, but I was happy to just go for a bit and see what he wanted to see. At his age, I am thinking this is the last time as … Continue Reading →
No Tax Weekend in MO

No Tax Weekend in MO

Just home from the mall and some other stores. Here in Missouri it’s a No Tax Weekend for back to school shopping for clothes, school supplies, computers, etc. Nice way to save a little extra money. I did notice that, once again, many of the stores don’t have great sales on top of it. Pity, because I would buy more then! I did pick up some new clothes for Taylor … Continue Reading →
The Butterfly House

The Butterfly House

Last week we went to the Butterfly House with some of our homeschooling friends. I thought I would share a few of my pics – these were all taken with my iPhone. We have been visiting this place since Taylor was little and it is one of my favorite places in St. Louis. They have a huge area filled with tropical plants, waterfalls, and the butterflies. It is just so … Continue Reading →
Susan G. Komen for the Cure St. Louis

Susan G. Komen for the Cure St. Louis

Today I went with my mom to the Shades of Pink Luncheon which is put on by the Susan G. Komen St. Louis group. It is for breast cancer survivors and their guests. My mom is a 9+ year survivor and has become quite involved with the Komen organization over the years. This was my 2nd year to attend the luncheon and I am honored that Mom asked me to … Continue Reading →
Holocaust Museum Visit

Holocaust Museum Visit

Today T and I went with two other homeschool families to visit the Holocaust Museum in St. Louis. If you live in St. Louis make time to go and visit this museum! There are several other similar museums around the country and in other countries. You can find a list of Holocaust Museums here and I really do urge you to make the time to go and visit one of … Continue Reading →