"There are still a few outposts that offer games for their yard-less patrons — heck, even if you are lucky enough to have a spacious back yard, it gets expensive to outfit. So head to one of these places, order and drink, and let the games begin." Continue reading Kristie McClanahan's bar games preview.
"No doubt, we St. Louisans love to cook outside. Heck, if we were facing the Blizzard of the Century, while most of us would flock to the store for toilet paper and milk, someone would surely be filling his cart with charcoal and pork steaks." Continue reading Ian Froeb's farmers' markets preview.
"Turn heat into something desirable — poetic, even. Or let a few great authors do it for you. After all, it doesn't require much energy to flip the pages of a book, even if the paper does cling to your sweat-soaked fingers." Continue reading Aimee Levitt's summer book preview.
The cover of our summer guide issue. Model: Crystallyn.