Couple walking through The Springfield Conservation Nature Center

The Ultimate Springfield, Missouri Summer Bucket List

Welcome to your ultimate summer bucket list for Springfield, Missouri. Springfield’s natural beauty, cultural experiences, and vibrant community events make it the perfect destination for a memorable summer. Visit You-Pick Farms Local you-pick farms offer a wide variety of seasonal delights from…

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Millsap Farms connects local food and community

It’s about the food, but really, it’s about something greater at Millsap Farms, a place where passion grows on a 20-acre plot of land in northeastern Greene County. The hands helping turn the dirt belong to Curtis and Sarah Millsap, a husband and wife who took a former nursery and transformed it…

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Where to Take Mom for a Memorable Mother's Day Meal

Mother's Day is just around the corner, so there is no better time to start planning how you want to celebrate everything, Mom. The Springfield area has many great activities and restaurants offering delicious brunch buffets, so let's dig into just a handful of spots to check out! Retro Metro Chef…

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A Culinary Journey Down Commercial Street Part 2

This is part two of eating my way down Historic Commercial Street in Springfield, Missouri. If you haven't read part 1, you can do so here. So, without further ado, let’s dig in! Café Cusco Serving various Peruvian dishes, I have broadened my taste buds’ horizons by eating my way through Cafe…

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Joe’s Route 66 Diner a longtime stop in Strafford

Joe’s Route 66 Diner refers to a road in its name, but there are many paths that take the hungry to the small Strafford stop that still has a walk-up window and a legacy so well known that it doesn’t matter much that the sign is missing out front. There are families and students – both current and…

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