Christmas Traditions All Month Long


Historic St. Charles is a great place to spend some time around the holidays. Almost every day there is a new activity going on! With its nostalgic appeal, Main Street will transport you back to when times were simpler and the holidays were all about being with your loved ones. Their holiday tradition features everything from their high energy "Christmas … [Read more...]

Festival of Lights

Car driving through the tunnel of lights (Thanks STLToday for the picture!)

One of my favorite memories as a little kid was seeing all of the lights in December. They made everything feel like magic. As an adult, I still get excited when I see a light display all set up! Now through December 30th, check out the O'Fallon Celebration of Lights. Your night will be completed with not only a stroll (or drive) through the lights, … [Read more...]

Tis the Season of Giving… DIY Style


'Tis the season of giving... but that doesn't mean you have to bust your budget! Nothing says "You're one of my FAVORITE people" quite like something handmade. The time and energy it takes to give these DIY gifts is something that the people in your life will hang on to for years! Having trouble coming up with something special for that special someone? … [Read more...]

DIY – Make your Apartment your Home in time for Turkey Day

home decorating ideas

DIY crafts are a great way to transform your space in just a few hours. We LOVE channeling our inner crafting Divas. With Thanksgiving coming up, our staff has┬ápicked a few of our favorite DIY's to share with you. gave us these great ideas. The greatful branch is our favorite on this … [Read more...]

The Rec Plex – Taking Advantage of what St. Peters has to offer


Vanderbilt Apartments are located at the intersection of Mexico and Spencer. We are so lucky to be just moments from the St. Peters RecPlex. This place is amazing... have you been there recently? If not, be sure to check it out. They offer tons of amenities such as: A fitness area, indoor pools, ice rinks, a gymnasium and locker rooms. All of these things … [Read more...]