Caring for an aging loved one can be a daunting task. And when that task becomes too difficult for family members, they often turn to a health-care provider. But how can a family determine the best type of long-term care for their relative?
This 5-bedroom, 4-full and 1-half bathroom home in the Ladue School District is listed for $765,000.
Last spring, life changed in an instant for the Duncan family of southern Illinois. At 23-weeks-pregnant, Jessica Duncan suffered injuries from a car collision that led to the need for an emergency C-section. Her son, Aiden, was born weighing just 1 pound, 3 ounces.
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The laundry is piling up, dust is reaching historic heights, and the sink is almost invisible under all those dishes. Perhaps it’s time to hire a cleaning service to get your home back in working condition.
This 4-bedroom, 3-full and 1-half bathroom home in Ladue is listed for $1.895 million.
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This 5-bedroom, 4-full and 1-half bathroom home in the Parkway School District is listed for $800,000.
How wonderful it is when a designer truly understands the needs of a client. Ellen Kurtz of Ellen Kurtz Interiors did just that for a Ladue couple whose three dogs figured prominently in their plans for a full-home renovation.
This 5-bedroom, 5-full and 2-half bathroom home in Ladue is listed for $2.395 million.
Sending a child away to college is one of the most exciting—and nerve-racking—times in families’ lives. Will they succeed academically? Will they get along with their roommate? Will they be able to live on their own? These are just some of the questions each parent faces as their child enters adulthood. Dr. Sherrie Campbell, a veteran psychologist based in southern California and author of Loving Yourself : The Mastery of Being Your Own Person, says the best way to transition your teen into the next chapter is to instill them with confidence and discipline. LN recently spoke with Campbell, whose specialties include psychotherapy with adults and teenagers, more about how parents can prepare their kids for the privileges and challenges of college life.
Anyone with children older than 10 has slowly come to terms with the fact that there is no summer. OK, that was an exaggeration. Of course, there’s a summer. According to the calendar, summer lasts about three months. Mentally, it lasts six weeks. Emotionally, summer is 16 reasonably pleasant days sandwiched in-between the end of school wrap-up and the back-to-school check-up.
This 6-bedroom, 4-full and 1-half bathroom home in Creve Coeur is listed for $1.199 million.
This 4-bedroom, 3-full and 1-half bathroom home in Ladue is listed for $1.2985 million.
This 5-bedroom, 4-full and 1-half bathroom home in Clayton is listed for $1.595 million.
This 7-bedroom, 6-full and 1-half bathroom home in Clayton is listed for $1,999,999.
U.S. News & World Report recently named St. Luke’s Surrey Place a ‘Best Nursing Home,’ rating it five out of five stars in its sixth annual Best Nursing Homes ratings. The facility competed with almost 16,000 nationwide to receive the recognition. St. Luke’s Surrey Place, located in Chesterfield, has 120 beds in skilled nursing, and 20 residential rooms for residents needing minimal assistance.
Bordering a golf course, this 10,000 square-foot home is located on 3-plus acres in the prestigious and gated Whitmoor community in the Francis Howell School District.
For families who live outside the 50-mile radius of St. Louis but who have children in a local hospital, Ronald McDonald House Charities (RMHC) provides them with a home away from home.
This 5-bedroom, 4-full and 1-half bathroom home in Ladue is listed for $2.29 million.
With school out, kids are roaming the house at all hours, shedding clothes like peanut shells at the ballpark. The demands for food, rides, cash, sleepovers, upgrades, apps, and—strangely—privacy are incessant. My reverence for the teaching profession is renewed. (Although I’m not sure how many kids interrupt their teacher at his or her desk to call their cell phone because they can’t find it—but still.) Suffice it to say, the house is bustling. I say this because it only emphasizes the stupidity of my idea.
As the housing market continues to mend, premiere homes around town are selling almost as quickly as they hit the market. Here, top local real estate agents show some of their biggest accomplishments—and most impressive sales—from the last year.
When Keita arrived at Almost Home, she was homeless, depressed, and she had just had a baby. As she holds her now-5-month-old son, she describes what she’s gained in the last several months. “I’ve become a better person.”
This 5-bedroom, 4-full and 3-half bathroom home in Ladue is listed for $1.795 million.
This 3-bedroom, 3-full and 1-half bathroom penthouse in Clayton is listed for $1.189 million.