There’s No Place 
Like Home

No matter where you roam, there's no place like home. This saying holds true for one naughty dog in our neighborhood. This particular puppy has a collar and belongs to our neighbor; any chance she gets she escapes and runs the streets. Whenever we see her out and about we holler, "Go HOME!"...and she does! Though the dog gets a…

Chesterfield Lifestyle Holds Reader 
Happy Hour at Satchmo’s

Dozens of Chesterfield Lifestyle Readers and advertising partners were invited to attend a complimentary happy hour at 
Satchmo's in Chesterfield. ​Food. Friends. Fun. Need we say more? A prize drawing was held which included a Cardinal 
watch from Novak Jewelers and gift cards to The Cup, Satchmo’s, The Mizzou Store and Innovative Dental of St. Louis.

Around Town

Two Friendship Village Chesterfield (FVC) employees recently received VOYCE honors--formerly the Long Term Care Ombudsman Program-- for exceptional work in the field of caregiving. Sahar Ammari of Fenton, a food service employee, and Laverne Devine of Dellwood, certified nursing assistant, were both nominated by their peers and supervisors, received awards as individuals who on a daily basis go above and…

Encore Consignment Gallery

Encore Consignment Gallery, in Town & Country, specializes in matching beautiful things with people who will love them, according to Barb Lampe, who is co-owner of the store with her cousin Maureen Strobeck. Strobeck said the store, which opened in June of 2013 at 287 Lamp and Lantern Village, is not the typical consignment environment because Encore displays gently-used home…

Skin Cancer Risk Hits Home

As summer draws near and you will likely find yourself spending more time outdoors, it’s an important time to adopt healthy sun protection habits. With the climbing rates of skin cancer in the nation, taking preventive measures to protect your skin and detecting any changes may save your life.

Majestic Custom Designer Estate

I had the pleasure of touring this majestic custom estate nestled on three private acres and adjacent to a stocked lake with dock access. I have great news! This stunning property is available for your next dream home in the Chesterfield Area. The interior is gorgeous, open and detail rich and offers visual surprises around every corner of its 7,800…

Counter Offers

Chesterfield homeowners have access to a variety of luxurious materials that are trending as popular kitchen counter tops for their homes. Two local experts share their insights about what's available.


The Scarecrow is truly a restaurant find--located right in the hustle and bustle along Hwy 64/40 on Chesterfield Parkway. Who knew? With an elaborate and extensive whiskey menu, thorough and all-encompassing wine list and craft beers as well as domestics, this place can provide the libations and ambiance for a perfect meet-up spot. We chose to meet with a group…

Balaban’s Holds Opera Wine Tasting Event

Combine Figaro and vino and you have a wine tasting event worth singing about! Many Chesterfield "tenors and sopranos" attended the event at Balaban's. The variety of fine wines tasted was surely a robust aria to the palate of each participant.

Home Again…Unplugged

Think about the various meanings the word home has to each of us: family…a feeling we get when we feel at peace...calmness...belonging. These days, it seems people are working more hours than they ever have and their children are involved in a great number of extracurricular activities. Evenings now consist of parents rushing their children from one activity to the…

Spring Cleaning…Your Family Tree

This past weekend, my husband and I turned to that age-old practice of Spring Cleaning--purging all of those needless items that we convince ourselves we need, but know in reality we don’t. Of course, we came across many family items that really needed organizing rather than purging. Many people ask me how to begin the seemingly insurmountable task of organizing…