Posts in Holidays
Skip toys: Give experiences to your children

Many people ask my husband and I what we will get our daughter for the holidays. And when I answer nothing, we are met with surprise, confusion and sometimes looks of disappointment. We want to have a holiday season full of memories not toys she probably won’t play with through the new year.

Instead, here’s my list of experiences we would love to share with her in our home city of St. Louis.

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9 months pregnant and left waiting hours for food

I was in my third trimester when I decided to have one of my favorite local soul food spots cater my family’s Thanksgiving meal.

My husband, Donzell Floyd, and I ate at the restaurant, This Is It! BBQ & Seafood, at least twice a month, so I felt like I hit the jackpot when I learned they offered Thanksgiving catering for just less than $130.

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