Couple walking through The Springfield Conservation Nature Center

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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A Culinary Journey Down Commercial Street Part 1

Historic Commercial Street has become a one-stop destination for all things food and drink. This straight stretch of road offers cuisine from all over the globe, so much so that this will be split into two parts! Let’s dive in, shall we? Lindberg’s Tavern Between having killer burgers and running…

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5 Things to do in Nixa, Missouri

Nixa, Missouri is only 12 miles from Springfield, Missouri. If you're planning a day trip, here are 5 things you can do in the city. Going out for a quick lunch or dinner but can’t decide what to eat? Dubbed southwest Missouri’s “first Food Hall,” 14 Mill Market offers choices from deli sandwiches…

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Get Great Pie On Pi Day At These Springfield Pie Shops

March 14th is famously known as National Pi Day, and there is some pretty great pie around Springfield. If you’re looking to sink your teeth into some tasty treats, here are some of the places you can get a slice on 3.14. Prairie Pie Photo courtesy of Prairie Pie For melt in your mouth savory pot…

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5 Things to do in Ozark, Missouri

Ozark, Missouri is only 12 miles from Springfield, Missouri. Here are a few activities you can do for a day of fun. Photo courtesy of Finley Farms You could spend all day at Finley Farms. Start off with some coffee and toast at The Workshop where you can crack open the laptop or read on the patio…

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Unique Dining Experiences Around The Ozarks

Dining in Springfield doesn't have to be the traditional sit-down experience. Whether you want to dine and wine with an amazing view you can't get just anywhere, or stray away from the traditional bar and grill experience, check out these restaurants around the Missouri Ozarks that give some amazing…

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