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First Surprise Selfie!

Fruit Stand

You never know when I may stop in if I find out you are listening to 106.5 the Arch at work!   So happy to post my first surprise selfie with Cody and Randy at The Fruit Stand on Manchester! Thank you SO much for listening to the Arch at work!   Some of the BEST sweet corn I have had in ... Read More »

Happy Mother’s Day


My mom’s birthday was May 13th and many times it fell very near, or even on Mother’s Day. I used to tell her she got slighted on that one, so I always tried to make sure that she got both the birthday gifts and the Mom’s day flowers she deserved. And deserve them she did. My mom spoke both English ... Read More »

Scenes from Home Opener


Had a GREAT time at the Cards home opener yesterday! Have to send a shout out to this group who were not only celebrating a birthday in their midst, but were FIRST in line to get in at BPV! I am not amused by the fact that Sam and I have the same HAT!  Don’t you know Sam, that is ... Read More »

What makes it difficult to get out the door?


I am one of the lucky individuals who LOVES her job and I absolutely do not take it for granted.  Even for me, there are a few things that make it difficult to get out the door each morning.   One of the biggest is THIS face.    This is my daily dose of Boo-Guilt. Who or what makes it difficult for ... Read More »

Leftover Easter Eggs?


So maybe I’m alone here but I ate WAY too much over the weekend, and I needed to go to the lighter side this week.  If you are looking for a great way (lower guilt) to use up those leftover Easter Eggs – Check out this four ingredient (or more) Avocado Egg Salad! -6 Hard-boiled Eggs -1 Ripe Avocado, peeled ... Read More »

Happy St. Patrick’s Day!


St. Patrick’s Day is the 4th most popular drinking holiday of the year, but maybe you are looking for an alternative to the Green Beer/Guinness.      I am drawing from my old bar tending days and sharing a recipe for one of my personal favorite St. Patrick’s Day drinks:  The Pillow Mint.    All you need for this delish ... Read More »

My first Pinterest NON Fail


Okay, so I am not a crafty girl. I can’t sew, or make crafty cute things like my friends, but I love Pinterest. I am so that girl who has over a thousand pins of projects that I likely will never do, and I have many many Pinterest fail under my belt.  I am so happy that last night I ... Read More »

Signs of Spring?


Since yesterday morning looked like this: I fought the 270 closure and discovered a new route to take to So Co, and then found my power at home was out.   A BIG thanks to all the road crews, parking lot crews, and power crews that were out in force to get us all back up and going!   (My power was ... Read More »

Westminster Love


For me, Valentine’s Day means Westminster.   It was a tradition for my mom and I to watch every year.  When we were living hours apart, we chatted on the phone while it was on; cheering our favorites.   One of her favorites like many others, was Uno, the first Beagle to win Best in Show in 2008.   I was so happy ... Read More »

Best Fish in St. Louis?

It is hard to believe it is already Ash Wednesday! With the cold temps, this is pretty much what me and the Boo are up to right now. However, I do have a mission and I need your help. I am fairly new to the city and I need to know where the best places are to get fish during ... Read More »