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Let Freedom Ring

Summer calls us to get up and go out, be out early to see the sunrise or stay up past twilight to see the sunset, or just play longer in summer’s warmth.  It invites us off the sofa, away from electronics to have experiences that make us feel alive.  It calls us to grill, try new foods, explore, have the sun and breezes in our hair, toss out the alarm clock and escape!

August 2017 drone photo of Old School

What does summer freedom look like to you?  Do you have a bucket list of things to accomplish?  Is it about no plans whatsoever? Are you a traveler?  Do you take a stay-cation?  Do you take time to just breathe?  Do you cut loose of electronics?  Do you read, have friends over, take it slower?

As a child summer meant sleeping in, fun food for breakfast (or just walking in the cool grass with a box of cereal), read...

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Season Six – A New Year Begins at the Old School

August 2017 drone photo of Old SchoolIt’s a brand new year at the Old School! “Classes” begin this month! With the persistent cold weather we will delay opening until after the third weekend in March. Let’s hope Spring warmth arrives really soon!
I cannot believe the winter months and holidays have gone by so quickly. Seems like it was just Christmas, New Years, and now Valentines has passed and St Patty’s is creeping up and Easter will be here before you know it. How does that happen? The older I get the quicker the year goes by. I don’t want to miss a thing but it all comes and goes before I can blink.

We use the winter season to visit family, catch up on chores, rest, or even start a new project. I also have a small bookkeeping business and so I stay busy with it all year long...

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Early Spring Events Around the Old School B&B

We love for people to know about all there is to do in and around our area!  Many of our guests do come to participateMay 2017 Old School pic in Hermann events and of course to purchase some wonderful wines.  If you have a real sense of adventure though we’d like to encourage you to escape to the Old School and then find some amazing treasures just a short drive down the road.  I’ve listed some events and places to see in our blog this month so give you a flavor of what you can do that will make you appreciate mid-Missouri even more.

Memorial Weekend is right upon us and it of course is a great weekend to visit the wineries in Hermann.  Several of them offer live music and there are antique stores and delicious food.  We can always make some yummy recommendations.  It’s the perfect weekend to take a lon...

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