Destinations

Wayside Waifs: More than meets the eye

Wayside Waifs: More than meets the eye

Wayside Waifs is more than just a no-kill animal shelter. It is a campus dedicated to the animals we call pets. Across 44 acres of land in Kansas City, you will not only find furry creatures ready for adoption, but also an agility park, a state-of-the-art veterinarian office and a […]

 

Entertainment

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“Show Me” a Weekend Getaway: Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day is just around the corner. If you don’t  know what to do for your special someone, we’ve got you covered from both sides of the “Show Me” state. February 14th falls on a Saturday this year, so make this year’s Valentine’s Day a weekend getaway and have a night […]

 

Food & Drink

The Full Farm Experience: Midwest restaurant brings aspects of farming together into one delicious experience

The Full Farm Experience: Midwest restaurant brings aspects of farming together into one delicious experience

The Machine Shed Restaurant brings classic Midwest cuisine to the masses through their franchise centered on the American farmer. What started as a single family-owned restaurant in 1978 in Davenport, Iowa three hours east of Des Moines has grown to be a multi-state organization with locations in Illinois, Minnesota, Wisconsin […]

 

Blog

Walnut Street Inn: Springfield, MO

Walnut Street Inn: Springfield, MO

The Walnut Street Inn is a bed and breakfast composed of a Main House, a Carriage House next door, and a Cottage Inn two houses down in the heart of Springfield, MO. With a total of 12 rooms, this B&B can be rented out by room, or in whole for […]

 

Shopping & Lodging

Poppy

Poppy

Poppy is an art and gift store in downtown Columbia, Mo. They are a huge supporter for local handmade artists. Twenty-five percent of their artists are from Missouri, and the majority of the rest are American with a few Canadian and Israeli. These artists and companies contribute cute, whimsical pieces […]

 

Tri-State Area

Photo credit: The Raphael

“Show Me” a Weekend Getaway: Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day is just around the corner. If you don’t  know what to do for your special someone, we’ve got you covered from both sides of the “Show Me” state. February 14th falls on a Saturday this year, so make this year’s Valentine’s Day a weekend getaway and have a night […]