Make Holiday Memories at a Local Christmas Tree Farm

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The holiday season is rich with traditions for many families.  Some traditions have been passed down for generations.  Others are begun with the addition of children or the blending of families through marriage.  For many, selecting and cutting a fresh Christmas tree for the home is a “must do” during the holidays.  It was never a tradition in my … [Read more...]

Don’t Throw Away Your Halloween Pumpkins! Make This Craft in 6 Simple Steps!

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Now that Halloween is over, you can turn your attention to other Fall holidays. What we love most about Fall is all the great craft ideas. If you have left over pumpkins from Halloween, don’t throw them away just yet. You can turn them into great Fall decorations and centerpieces for your Thanksgiving table. One of our favorites is this glitter craft … [Read more...]

It’s Apple Picking Season at Herman’s Farm Orchard

Apple Picking Season in St. Charles County

Fall is just around the corner. That means it is apple picking season in St. Charles County, Missouri! Herman’s Farm Orchard in St. Charles, just a short drive from your O’Fallon home, is now open for produce, plants, and plenty of fun! Now is the perfect time to select your mums or pumpkins to decorate for the Fall holidays. Homemade apple pies are our … [Read more...]

Tailgating 101: 3 Tips for This Football Season

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Have you been counting the days until football season begins? Are you ready to tailgate like a beast? The St. Louis Rams regular season officially kicks off on September 7th.  These three tips will have you prepped for celebrating the first kickoff like a master: Give Someone the Beer Guy/Girl Title – This job is reserved for your most reliable … [Read more...]

4 Effort Free Ways to Live Greener at Your O’Fallon Apartment

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Our O'Fallon apartments are great places to live "green".  With a few lifestyle adjustments you can really have a positive impact on our environment. Being environmentally friendly can, however, be intimidating - and hard work. Here are four easy ways to be green with minimal effort: Turn your computer off at night. Yes, it's "not necessary" to … [Read more...]