Things to Do in the St. Louis area

Things to Do in the St. Louis area

Grant’s Farm Halloween Fun at Grant’s Farm for the Halloween season each weekend. The event is free, but you do have to pay to park. Bring a flashlight too if you visit. Boo at the Zoo Fun at the St. Louis Zoo for Halloween but in a non-scary way. Ticket prices range from free to $7. Global Hack VI GlobalHack VI will bring together developers, designers, technologists, and entrepreneurs from … Continue Reading →
Upcoming St. Louis Activities

Upcoming St. Louis Activities

It’s been too long since I’ve put together a list of things to do in the St. Louis area. Sorry about that for my local readers. Here are some great events I found, of all types, that are coming up in the next month or so. St. Louis WordPress Meetup Are you in the area and use WordPress? The St. Louis WordPress Meetup group is very active. The next get … Continue Reading →
Fun Things to Celebrate in September

Fun Things to Celebrate in September

I know it is not officially fall, but in my head September is autumn. There are tons of fun things to do in the fall already from fall festivals, new school year activities, and so much more. However, if you need a few inspirations of things to celebrate in September try out some of these unique holidays. September 3 – Skyscraper Day September 5 – Labor Day September 7 – … Continue Reading →
Easter Egg Hunts in St. Louis

Easter Egg Hunts in St. Louis

If you are looking for some fun try one of these Easter egg hunts in St. Louis and surrounding areas. We always have a big Easter egg hunt for my family – we fill the plastic eggs with money! We used to do this at my grandparent’s farm house in the country and it is sad that we will not be able to do that any longer, but the egg … Continue Reading →
25 Holiday Family Traditions

25 Holiday Family Traditions

Are you looking for traditions to start with your family for Christmas? Today I’m sharing a list of 25 holiday traditions that you can do this year! Even if the family doesn’t get giddy with excitement at first, they do remember these traditions and will enjoy them throughout the years. Decorating the Tree Make it a family event! Turn on the Christmas music and have everyone help set up the … 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 some of the fun experiences to share with you. If … 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 in the Tier Garten DJ for kids playing festive Halloween … Continue Reading →
National Video Games Day and Infographic: How Video Games Are Changing Education

National Video Games Day and Infographic: How Video Games Are Changing Education

Today, September 12, is National Video Games Day! w00t! These unique holidays are fun for me. I am definitely a child who was brought up playing video games. Back then we just thought of them as fun. Today education has jumped on the gaming bandwagon though and is a great tool to help kids learn. With my own son we used a lot of various video games as part of … Continue Reading →
Fun Things to Celebrate in September

Fun Things to Celebrate in September

You all know I love unique holidays. Since we are just starting September I thought I would share a list of upcoming events that you might want to add to your own calendar to celebrate. These are great things to plan activities around, big or small. If it is a special food related holiday plan your menu ahead of time. Other events are great to plan some unique family time … Continue Reading →
Forest Park Forever! Upcoming Events in St. Louis

Forest Park Forever! Upcoming Events in St. Louis

For those in St. Louis you know that Forest Park is a huge part of our city that plays a vital role. If you are not in St. Louis you should know that Forest Park is one of the largest parks in an urban area in the US at 1,300 acres which is 500 acres larger than New York’s Central Park even. Forest Park Forever is a private, nonprofit organization … Continue Reading →