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Enjoy an afternoon of free, family fun at the Foundry Art Centre in downtown Saint Charles!
The Foundry Art Centre would like to introduce families to their new attractions in the Baue Family Children’s Gallery with a free event featuring live entertainment Peppy Puppet Troupe with Michelle O’Donnell & Stan Gulick. The puppet show will be an original take on “Little Red Riding Hood” that combines live action, puppetry and music. The performance rakes place from 1:00-1:45pm.
Headline, Love in St Louis »
(By Lisa Bertrand)
It is 8 a.m. As I sit in the breakfast nook answering emails, readying a boy for school and writing this, the hubby has hit the snooze on his alarm clock at least six times. Six times, people!
He’s been doing this for years, setting the alarm at some ungodly early hour and then hitting the snooze button repeatedly. Why doesn’t he just set his alarm to a later time? Because each night as he sets the alarm, he has every intention of getting up early. But then morning comes…
Headline, Learn in St Louis, Love in St Louis »
By Lisa Bertrand
You’ve just learned of your friend’s miscarriage. Your heart aches for her. You struggle to convey a message of comfort and support. But if you’ve never been through the experience, you’re probably at a loss as to what to do and say.
The first step is trying to understand how this person might be feeling. No matter how much time has elapsed, a miscarriage is a loss that those who experience never forget.
“I had a miscarriage with my first pregnancy. It was devastating. I felt like you spent so much time…
Punxsuawnie Phil saw his shadow today. You know what that means! Six more weeks of winter. (If you’d like to visit Phil’s official website and become a member of his club, here’s a site you might want to check out this site.)
So if, according to the lore, spring isn’t on the immediate horizon, we’re be spending more time indoors. What to do? Here are a few quick ideas if you’ve got a quiet Saturday or Sunday.
How about ice skating? There are several indoor ice skating rinks in the area. Ice Zone is one. And don’t forget about the Kirkwood skating rink as well as the one in Brentwood.
A recent study showed that 61% of the US population is worried about having enough money to deal with the holidays, while 42% is worried about gift giving. Thirty-four percent are stressing over not having enough time to get things done, while an additional 23% are anxious about running up their credit card debt!
Let’s face it, while this is supposed to be a season of joy and socializing, not many people have the extra money to spend or time to nurture themselves.
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Nine years ago I was badly injured on Halloween night due to a broken manhole cover, bad lighting and a lack of hazard tape. Talk about scarey! Take a few minutes to read these safety tips. They could save you or your little one a scraped knee or (in my case) a trek to the local emergency room!
Check sidewalks. Look for tripping hazards (created by cracks or uneven pavement) as well as missing chunks of sidewalk. Also, are cars or other objects (utility poles, newspaper racks, etc.) blocking the sidewalk? Gauge the traffic. Does the speed or amount of traffic make this location feel uncomfortable? Do you have personal safety concerns walking in this location?