Boarding and Parting with Fur Babies for Camp:

 Article Julie Brown Patton | Photography Kelley Lamm  People are crazy in love with their pets, as evidenced by the cute photos received when readers were asked to share images of some of their favorite times with their fur babies. However, several of the adored pets had feathers rather than fur, which was so fun to see! Whatever your preferred pets,…

Local Horse Lovers Pony Up

 Article Julie Brown Patton | Photography Kristi Foster  Chesterfield residents don't have to drive far to secure some the finest horse-related training, boarding, sales, leasing and summer camps in the Midwest.  Kennedy Farms Equestrian Center in Chesterfield accommodates all types of riders, whether the goals are for athletic, recreational or social purposes. The center's staff especially is helpful for serious students…

Looking for Public Places that Cater to Dogs?

 Article Julie Brown Patton  Among 18 acres that Chesterfield officials purchased several years ago from the Eberwein family to develop a community park are 2 acres devoted to a dog park. Located at 1627 Old Baxter Road, the dog park allows pups to explore the many facets of the wonderful outdoors.  This park remains named after the Eberwein family, who…

Quality Time with Your Kids

 Article Carly Hebron  Each year summer comes and goes. We hang up the bathing suits and beach towels for our business attire and busy schedules. As summer comes to an end, we should capture time spent with our kids. We should hold onto the memories from the last couple months and let them inspire us for the rest of our year.…

Miracles Do Happen

 Article Julie Brown Patton | Photography See photo notes  Healthcare specialists at Missouri Center for Reproductive Medicine understand the journey toward fertility can be an emotional one for many couples. It's certainly a different kind of hardship when desired pregnancies don't happen as planned.  From the MCRM facility in Chesterfield led by medical director Dr. Peter Ahlering, state-of-the-art fertility care and…

Five Things Brooklyn Loves about Summer

 Article Carly Hebron | Photography Shutter Darling Photography, LLC  I got the chance to ask 4-year-old Brooklyn what she loves most about summer. This sassy, adorable little girl is far from shy.   Brooklyn loves:

What Is Your Favorite Childhood or Pet-Related Book?

 Article Julie Brown Patton  Unbridled Love of Horses  Longtime St. Louis broadcaster, TV veteran and animal lover Jennifer Blome says she's always been a bookworm. 

Dinner and a Movie Star

 Article and Photography Kathy Kaiser  The Crossing  The Crossing brings its farm-to-table philosophy to life with unique and satisfying creations you have to experience. Much of the freshness you will enjoy at the Crossing is sourced from local farms in both Missouri and Illinois.

How ‘Bout an In-Home Massage…

Article Julie Brown Patton | Photography Courtesy: Ash & Oak Canine Massage

Celebrating Family

When you think of family, what comes to mind? Maybe it’s the people you share your mornings with: the husband or wife who makes you breakfast, the toddler who wakes you up before sunrise or the drooling pup in the kitchen just itching for a full dish of food. Maybe it’s the people you share … Continued

August 2018 Around Town

New Hotel Is ‘Big on Little Things’ for Guests Chesterfield recently gained a new hotel at 11 Arnage Boulevard: Holiday Inn Express & Suites St. Louis—Chesterfield. The hotel offers 91 guest rooms, free high-speed wireless Internet access, complimentary breakfast bar daily, 24/7 business center and a meeting space, along with an indoor pool and fitness room featuring the latest … Continued

Cyclists Converge in Chesterfield for Tour de Wellness

Nearly 350 bicyclists participated in the sixth annual St. Luke’s Hospital Tour de Wellness in Chesterfield to raise awareness of dangers of sedentary lifestyles. The event offered a 54-mile champion route, 38-mile professional route, 17-mile enthusiast route and a health/wellness expo. It also raised funds to support the hospital’s health and wellness outreach programs that impact 40,000-plus people each … Continued

Love for Pets

Related to the main feature within this issue, when Chesterfield Lifestyle asked for photos of pets, we wanted to include as many as we could. So, here's some extra space devoted in honor of all four-legged fur babies, two-legged pets, reptiles, birds and other animals that brighten our lives and give us so much joy!

Metamorphosis Gala Transforms Butterfly House into Roaring Twenties Fundraiser

To celebrate 20 years of success and to roar into the next 20 years, Missouri Botanical Garden teams hosted a Metamorphosis Gala at the Sophia Sachs Butterfly House in Chesterfield. The Roaring Twenties-themed event raised funds for the group's new Entomology Lab. Event emcees were Chesterfield Lifestyle publishers Kelley Lamm and Gordon Montgomery. Photos by Julie Brown … Continued