Crowning Achievement

As she wraps up her reign as Miss Missouri, St. Louisan Hayley Leach reflects on family, school, and her work in autism awareness. Her community service initiative, "See the Able, Not the Label," aims to foster acceptance and inclusion.

Grandkids’ Paradise

What could be better than taking the kids on a trip to the Ozarks? From roller coasters and shows to caves and aquariums—plus plenty of places to get an ice cream—the region offers much in the way of family-friendly fun and enrichment.

An Aura of Her Own

With an aesthetic that's equal parts Mick Jagger and Monticello, Kansas City-based interior designer Kelee Katillac has made an international name for herself as a creative force with a bold vision for historic preservation projects.