Category Archives: St Louis Attractions

Inside the Compton Hill Water Tower

If you remember, a while back, I introduced you to the Compton Hill Water Tower & The Reservoir Park. A beautiful old structure and surrounding park that I had never even visited, even though I’ve lived here my entire life. LOL Well, I found out during my visit that, once a month during the spring and summer, […]

“The Way”

A few weeks back, The Hubs and I took the afternoon and went to Laumeier Sculpture Park here in St. Louis. It’s a beautiful park, full of modern sculpture and walking trails. Since the 1980s, the largest sculpture, Liberman’s “The Way,” has been the symbol of the park itself. Constructed from eighteen oil tankers, the […]

A Day at The St. Louis Renaissance Faire

So, we’ve spent the past two weekends, at the St. Louis Renaissance Faire. We are there this weekend, too, and we will be there for the last two of faire season! Why? Because it’s just what we do. The Girl Child has worked for one of the food vendors for six years now (The Dragon’s Breath Grill […]

I’ll Be Watching You

This building is always a little bit disconcerting when you are driving down Broadway in South City, St. Louis, MO. This portion of Broadway is largely industrial, more than a little rundown, and some parts are downright unsafe. You are driving along the gray buildings, piles of salvage and refuse, and then, BAM, you are […]