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Creating Sweet Art: St. Louis painter balances art with family

Creating Sweet Art: St. Louis painter balances art with family

Cbabi Bayoc and his wife Reine own SweetArt, a bakeshop and art gallery in the Tower Grove neighborhood of St. Louis. Reine provides the treats, keeping the display cases stocked with cakes, cookies and cupcakes while Cbabi provides the art. His paintings — a father doing his daughter’s hair, children […]

by × October 31, 2014 × 0 comments

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Personal Profile — Tom Gasko, Curator of the Vacuum Cleaner Museum in St. James, MO

Personal Profile — Tom Gasko, Curator of the Vacuum Cleaner Museum in St. James, MO

Vacuum Cleaner Museum and Factory Outlet Tom Gasko says heenjoys teaching the public about vacuum cleaners. This is just what he does as the curator of the Vacuum Cleaner Museum and Factory Outlet inSt. James, Mo., along historic Route 66. Tacony Manufacturing, which is located in the same building as the […]

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Butler House on Grand

Butler House on Grand

The Butler House on Grand is no small time bed and breakfast; in fact, it’s been honored in multiple magazines, including Better Homes and Gardens and Midwest Living. The 7 bedroom mansion takes on the tagline “Midwestern hospitality in an elegant setting,” which is perfect for its Des Moines, IA […]

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Entertainment, Missouri, Tri-State Area

Annual FLATS Half Marathon

Annual FLATS Half Marathon

Located at Thousand Hills State Park in Kirksville, Mo., the annual FLATS Half Marathon isn’t as flat as the name might suggest. In fact, it’s a bumpy trail race through the woods to raise money for the Forest Lake Area Trail System. On Oct. 5, 2013, race director and owner Ivy Koger counted down […]

by × February 6, 2014 × 0 comments

Entertainment, Missouri, Tri-State Area

25 Best Places to Dock Hop

25 Best Places to Dock Hop

In the Ozarks of central Missouri, summer lake culture is about sun, water, food and the best ways to enjoy all three. Restaurants have adapted to make it easy for people to jump in their boats and hop from dock to dock without missing a moment of the lake lifestyle. […]

by × November 7, 2013 × 0 comments