Food Truck Friday at the Farm (Grant’s Farm, that is!)

Food Truck Friday at the Farm (Grant’s Farm, that is!)

I know it’s a holiday weekend and you’re probably really busy…but I’ve got another cool event you won’t want to pass up! Grant’s Farm is hosting a monthly Food Truck Friday, starting this weekend! They’re inviting you, your kids and four awesome St. Louis food trucks out to the farm for an evening of entertainment! Just…

Explore Nature (without the mud): Powder Valley Nature Center

Explore Nature (without the mud): Powder Valley Nature Center

The kid is standing in mud up to his ankles and all excited about a frog we found. Me? I’m trying to think how I’m going to get those shoes clean again. Ug. Next time, we’re going to Powder Valley. If you want to take the kids for a nature hike, but don’t want to deal…

kidzxplor: Save Your Kids from Boredom, One Day at a Time

kidzxplor: Save Your Kids from Boredom, One Day at a Time

Wish you could find a fun new activity for your kid at the touch of a button? Want to dabble in art, science, dance, sports…without the commitment?  I know how you feel momma. It can be a real adventure trying to figure out what spark’s your child’s interest, especially when they are young and everything–EVERYTHING–is new…

What is in YOUR Bucket this Summer?

What is in YOUR Bucket this Summer?

There’s a ton of fun, cheap and sometime free summer things to do in St. Louis when the kids are out of school. In fact, there’s so much to do, you need to make a “summer bucket” list to cover it all. Not as creepy as a regular bucket list, your summer bucket holds all…

42 Ways to Celebrate Mother’s Day in St. Louis

42 Ways to Celebrate Mother’s Day in St. Louis

Mother’s Day is a time to kick back, relax and enjoy your day. You deserve it mom! Here’s a whole bunch of ways you can celebrate your special day around St. Louis–with or without the kids. It’s your day, after all! Celebrate it the way that makes YOU happy. So what would you like to do? Go…

Can You Hear Me Now?

Can You Hear Me Now?

We all feel like our kids aren’t listening to us…but what if they really can’t hear us? Scary thought, isn’t it? If you’ve ever wondered about your child’s ability to hear, but didn’t want to schedule a test with the pediatrician, I’ve got a free event you’ll definitely want to check out. The Center for…

Gateway to Fun: Grant’s Farm

Gateway to Fun: Grant’s Farm

(note: Grant’s Farm opens for the 2016 season THIS WEEKEND) What do you get when you combine a small zoo, a historic place and a bit of corporate good citizenship? Well, if you’re in St. Louis…you’ve got Grant’s Farm! This is one of our favorite places to visit with the kids and I’m sure it…

River Academy: Eco Adventure for your Kids

River Academy: Eco Adventure for your Kids

Adventure awaits outside your door! There’s tons of summer camps in the St. Louis area for your kids to choose from, but where else can they learn about–and help–a whole river? The Missouri River Academy does just that! Today I’m turning the blog over to the non-profit Missouri River Relief, who’s passion is to teach the community about…