St. Louis Christmas Eve Tweet-up

Where does the time go? I wanted to write about this St. Louis tweet-up when it happened, but instead found myself swamped (in the best of all possible ways) with the holidays, travel and time with our (my fiance and my) families. One of the highlights of all of that … Continue reading

Army Wife Healthy Relocation Tips

Because I’ve moved several times in my adult life for my own education and career, I have become something of an expert at adapting to new towns. My best advice to women who are preparing for a relocation is two-fold: 1. Stay active physically through exercise. 2. Reach out to … Continue reading

St. Louis St. Patrick’s Day Parade Run

Although I’ve not been writing much in the last two weeks, a lot has been happening behind the scenes of A Small Town Girl’s Guide. Today I’m excited to announce that Robust Wine Bar and Cafe is my official race sponsor for the St. Patrick’s Day Parade Run, a five-mile … Continue reading

Spontaneous Tweetup STL

Last week I gave a mid-morning holler on twitter to see if anyone was interested in a spontaneous after-work tweet-up. My week wasn’t going great, and I wanted to surround myself with conversation and good company. At 5:30, twitter friends began trickling into Growler’s Pub on Lindbergh in Sunset Hills, Missouri (a … Continue reading

South City St. Louis Tweet-up at The Silver Ballroom

On Friday, May 13th, we’ll be holding another great St. Louis-area tweet-up. As with almost any tweet-up I organize, no RSVP is necessary, and the more the merrier. South City, St. Louis is one of my favorite parts of the city. Cool red brick homes, hipster bars, and a real neighborhood feel … Continue reading

Robust Wine Bar in Historic Webster Groves

Last night some very fun St. Louis twitter ladies gathered at Robust Wine Bar in Historic Webster Groves, Missouri, and I can’t rave enough about the restaurant, the wine or the service. Robust is only one of two restaurants I’ve found in St. Louis that transported me back to New … Continue reading

St. Patrick’s Day Parade Run St. Louis

On Saturday, March 13th, I ran my longest road race to date. The St. Patrick’s Day Parade Run in St. Louis is a 5-mile run that drew more than 11,000 runners this year, many of whom were decked out in their funkiest green and clovers for the race. The crowds … Continue reading

Recap: Casa Gallardo Tweet-Up

Since I live and work so far from St. Louis, I try to organize tweet-ups when I know I’ll be in or near the city and will have free time after work. Friday, February 12th was one of those days. Since everal St. Louis-area tweeps live in West County St. … Continue reading

O’Fallon Brewery

O’Fallon, Missouri isn’t exactly a small Missouri town, but in the nature of learning new things, I’ve decided to share a little bit about this not-so-small town. What do I know about O’Fallon? 1. Established in 1856 2. Located in St. Charles County, just west of St. Louis 3. Home … Continue reading

Recap: #stlchristmaslighttweetup

The latest St. Louis-area twitter meet-up took place on Tuesday night in O’Fallon, Missouri. A small group of hard core tweeps bundled up for the cool air and fought St. Louis rainy day traffic to walk through the Celebration of Lights. @meghoulihan gave us the VIP walk-through, complete with behind-the-scenes … Continue reading

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