Nadoz cafe

There are a couple Nadoz cafes in St. Louis. After some shopping we popped into the one at 12 The Boulevard Saint Louis, Richmond Heights. The Nadoz Cafes serve breakfast, brunch, and lunch with crepes, soup, quiches, sandwiches and drinks. They also make desserts and have a bakery. I ordered their turkey and cheddar quiche and the Grinch [...]

St. Louis-Tower Grove Park

Tower Grove Park is located at 4256 Magnolia Avenue in St. Louis. The 289 acres (1.17 km²) of land the Tower Grove Park resideds on was donated in 1868 by Henry Shaw, who also started the Missouri Botanical Garden. (The Botanical Garden is also near the Park.) There are 11 beautiful pavilions throughout the park. The [...]

St. Louis- The London Tea Room

Located at 3128 Morgan Ford Road The London Tea Room is a bit of Britain in St. Louis. A friend told me about it before I left to visit my sisters. The London Team Room is broken up into two different rooms, one is for people who have reservations for high tea/afternoon tea, and it's [...]

Lights at Anheuser-Busch Brewery and Shrine of Our Lady of the Snows

There are several places to go in or near St. Louis to see lights around the holidays. One of the first was at Anheuser-Busch holiday light display at their St. Louis Brewery located at 1200 Lynch Street. It's free and open from Late November to early January (ending on January 4th). It's the 29th year [...]

St. Louis- Blondie’s Coffee, Wine, & Dessert Bar

When I visit my sisters one of the places we tend to go is Blondie's, usually for brunch.  They have a nice atmosphere and plenty of outdoor seating, though it's usually too hot when were there to want to sit outside.   When I was there last I ordered their Banana French Toast. It's sourdough [...]

St. Louis-The Fountain on Locust

The building the Fountain On Locust is in was built in 1916 as a showroom for sport sedans, specifically the Stutz Blackhawk and Stutz Bearcat. There is a plaque outside explaining the buildings history with cars. Now the building houses the Fountain On Locust, a restaurant and (voted) best ice cream parlor in St. Louis. My [...]

St. Louis- Mississippi Mud Coffee Roasters

I stayed with my sister's in St. Louis for a bit and we had a quick breakfast at the Mississippi Mud Coffee Roasters Cafe and Art Saint Louis Gallery. It's on the first floor of what use to be the head quarter of the Missouri Pacific Railroad. (Which has been turned into a beautiful apartment [...]

Saint Louis- The City Museum

Before we left our super short trip to Missouri and cutting my trip with my sisters remarkably short we made a quick stop to the City Museum. The City Museum was created by an artist of international acclaim, Bob Cassilly who  with the help of 20 artists opened the doors in 1997. The museum use [...]

Spring Break: St. Louis

For part of my Spring Break I left the cold windy city of Chicago to visit my sisters in St. Louis where they introduced me to several of their favorite restaurants, or just new ones that had popped up. First we went to Bailey's Range which is a burger and milkshake specialty restaurant. Everything is [...]