The KT Caboose

To date, I’ve not made public mention of my Missouri Bucket List; the list of things I’d like to do and places I’d like to see while I’m living in Missouri. Today’s the day that I admit to you that I do have a small list of must-dos and must-sees, … Continue reading

The Dutzow Deli

On my journey home from Wright City, Missouri last week, I was on the lookout for the kind of local hole-in-the-wall restaurant that would take courage to try out. I wanted to go somewhere that, if I’d had a travel companion that day, would have said, “Are you SURE about … Continue reading

Blumenhof Vineyards and Winery

I’m familiar with the wineries in St. Genevieve County and in Farmington, Missouri, but I’d never been to any of the wineries or vineyards west of St. Louis on the Highway 94 “Wine Road”. While driving home from Wright City, Missouri on Monday, I saw a sign for a winery just … Continue reading

Daniel Boone’s Grave

A half-mile south of Marthasville, Missouri along Highway 47  is a simple white sign that reads “Daniel Boone Monument”. Always a curious duo, Rosie and I couldn’t resist stopping to take a look at this historical marker. After climbing a short, steep set of concrete steps, we found ourselves at … Continue reading

Take the Scenic Route

Today was a spectacular day in the world of this Small Town Girl and her new sidekick, Rosie. We traveled down country roads for two hours to Wright City, Missouri, where we visited Cedar Lake Cellars for an upcoming story in a Missouri magazine (don’t worry – we’ll let you … Continue reading

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