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Archive for May 1st, 2014

Image courtesy of Cinco de Mayo Cherokee Facebook

Cinco de Mayo celebrations hit the streets of Cherokee

May 1, 2014 at 3:28 pm 0 comments

Everyone in St. Louis knows that among the sea of vintage boutiques, trendy cafes, street art and hip bars, Cherokee Street is the local hub of Mexican culture. Grocery stores with fresh tortillas? Yes, please. The best tacos in the city? La Vallesana has got you covered. The authentic and […]

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Scoops on S. Grand

May 1, 2014 at 3:25 pm 0 comments

While St. Louis is certainly famous for Ted Drewes custard, there is another ice cream jewel to try, Gelateria Del Leone, an Italian dessert cafe located just blocks away from the SLU Medical Campus on South Grand Blvd. The 6-year-old gelateria makes their Italian ice cream in-house, getting their dairy […]

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Janae Sheperd

New app is the cat’s meow: It’s ‘purrrfect’ for procrastinating

May 1, 2014 at 3:21 pm 0 comments

I’ve found it folks! I’ve discovered the best phone app to date. An app that let’s you combine cats, explosions, lasers and your favorite photos. This app is none other than CatPaint. CatPaint is a premier cat-based image editor for the iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad. You can effortlessly add […]

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Molly Rippinger

Olio: A modern twist on classic Mediterranean

May 1, 2014 at 3:16 pm 0 comments

Sometimes you just don’t know what you’re missing out on when it comes to food. I can’t tell you how many times I’ve driven, biked or run by the Mediterranean-inspired Olio in Tower Grove and told myself that I simply must stop in for at least a cocktail and an […]

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Tragic teen story shows ‘The Fault in Our Stars’

May 1, 2014 at 3:11 pm 0 comments

On Jan. 9, 2012, I waited in a bookstore until midnight for the first moment I could possibly purchase a copy of “The Fault in Our Stars” by John Green. I went home, read until early in the morning, slept a little bit, woke up and read some more, finishing […]

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