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Field Guide for Parents

Field Guide for Parents

We found 91 local resources to keep your kids busy with family-friendly fun.

Features

Best Dressed

Best Dressed

These individuals each have their own personal, unique style.

Field Guide for Parents

Field Guide for Parents

We found 91 local resources to keep your kids busy with family-friendly fun.

The Great American West

The Great American West

Follow Megan Johnson on a trip from Missouri to Yellowstone National Park and Jackson Hole. Her tips and experiences could help you plan the ultimate trip with your own family.

Made for the Moberlys

Made for the Moberlys

Wayne and Susan Moberly worked with a team of local professionals to build an Old World-style dream home.

Departments

Yum of the Month: Peanut Butter and Jelly Cupcake

Yum of the Month: Peanut Butter and Jelly Cupcake

Peanut Butter and Jelly Cupcake from Unique Sweets.

Drink of the Month: The Schlafly Flight

Drink of the Month: The Schlafly Flight

For beer-lovers who just can’t make up their minds, the Schlafly flight at Farmers Gastropub offers generous portions of four different, delicious brews.

Bibiya Bibimbap

Bibiya Bibimbap

Bibiya offers fresh and healthful Korean dishes that can even be customized. If you’ve ever been curious about new Asian flavors, this is the place to try them.

J. Parrino’s Queen City Deli

J. Parrino’s Queen City Deli

J. Parrino’s Queen City Deli brings a big city deli feel to Springfield. See what makes it so delish.

Taste Test: Veggie Burger

Taste Test: Veggie Burger

Kore Values

Kore Values

Kore Fashion & Gallery gives downtown Springfield shoppers the chance to buy non-toxic cosmetics, one-of-a-kind clothing and purses that can’t be found anywhere else locally, all at affordable...

Dressing the Part

Dressing the Part

Whether your kiddos are mini sports buffs or future Picassos, we’ve found outfits to portray their personalities.

Dressing the Part

Dressing the Part

Whether your kiddos are mini sports buffs or future Picassos, we’ve found outfits to portray their personalities.

10 Most Beautiful Women

10 Most Beautiful Women

It’s time to honor 10 outstanding women in 417-land—and it’s all about beauty both inside and out. Nominations start this month.

The Great American West

The Great American West

Follow Megan Johnson on a trip from Missouri to Yellowstone National Park and Jackson Hole. Her tips and experiences could help you plan the ultimate trip with your own family.

Jazz Hands!

Jazz Hands!

417 Magazine’s staff photographer Kevin O’Riley steps to the other side of the camera to try a new workout: Jazzercise

Ready, Aim, Fire

Ready, Aim, Fire

Need a place to practice your aim? We searched for the five best shooting ranges in 417-land, from comfortable indoor spots, to super-inexpensive outdoor gun-friendly playgrounds. Make sure you put...

Field Guide for Parents

Field Guide for Parents

We found 91 local resources to keep your kids busy with family-friendly fun.

The Hunter

The Hunter

It’s a personal quest that draws Steve Cowen into the woods every spring. He’s not alone. Finding the elusive morel mushroom is a bit of an obsession for many in the Ozarks. Read on, for...

New Face of Gerber 2011

New Face of Gerber 2011

As the newest face of the Gerber generation, Springfield baby Tate Rosendahl received a $50,000 scholarship and will be pictured in a national advertising campaign.

Make Up, For Good

Make Up, For Good

417 Magazine’s general manager Joan Whitaker donated her eyes to a little experiment: Trying out permanent make up. Read about her experience.

Defying the Odds

Defying the Odds

This month is National Cerebral Palsy Month. Learn about local resources for families with children who have cerebral palsy, and read about individuals who are making a difference and defying the...

Best Dressed

Best Dressed

These individuals each have their own personal, unique style.

Java Experiences: The Coffee Ethic

Java Experiences: The Coffee Ethic

Learn how a love of coffee ultimately translated into a career change and a thriving addition to Springfield’s coffee scene.

Special Deliveries

Special Deliveries

Jesus Was Homeless cooks, delivers and donates more than 570 meals each week to homeless families in Branson. Read on, to learn how you can help, too.

What You're Buying: Cars

What You're Buying: Cars

In the market for a new ride? We talked to a handful of 417-land dealerships to find out their best-selling vehicles.

It's for the Birds

It's for the Birds

Learn about Crane from the people who know it best: Its residents. Crane is a town known for its antique stores, chicken festival, special trout and heron population.

A Battle in Images

A Battle in Images

Photography and history buffs, we found a book for you. It honors the 150th anniversary and brings it to life through photography.

Express Yourself

Express Yourself

The Missouri Performing Arts Center is helping kids in 417-land find their artistic passions.

Made for the Moberlys

Made for the Moberlys

Wayne and Susan Moberly worked with a team of local professionals to build an Old World-style dream home.

Eric Mueller and Ashley Ray

Eric Mueller and Ashley Ray

November 11, 2011; 425 Downtown, Springfield

Yum of the Month: Peanut Butter and Jelly Cupcake

Yum of the Month: Peanut Butter and Jelly Cupcake

Peanut Butter and Jelly Cupcake from Unique Sweets.

Drink of the Month: The Schlafly Flight

Drink of the Month: The Schlafly Flight

For beer-lovers who just can’t make up their minds, the Schlafly flight at Farmers Gastropub offers generous portions of four different, delicious brews.