• ZOUology
    Between the open-air enclosures, the wide variety of animals and the cacophony of smells, tailgating at the Zou can seem like a day spent at the actual zoo. Much like traditional animal parks, the tailgaters who populate Mizzou’s more than 16 parking lots each have… Read More
  • Summer Is Here!
    While some of us dream of barbecues, swimming and basking in the sun, others are dreading the heat, humidity and bugs of a mid-Missouri summer.   With summer upon us, I’m one who looks forward to the sunshine and time spent outdoors and with family.… Read More
  • On Reading
    Long before I started writing books, I used to read them, obsessively and passionately. I still do. The good news is that it is an excellent time to be a reader. Now you can carry whole libraries with you on your laptop, tablet, e-reader or… Read More
  • Life After the Last Call
    Photos by Anthony Jinson and Keith Borgmeyer Leigh Britt suddenly lost her husband, Lt. Bruce Britt of the Columbia Fire Department, in a tragic building collapse on Feb. 22, 2014. She opened up to Columbia Home about loss, love and what her life looks like… Read More
ZOUology

ZOUology

Between the open-air enclosures, the wide variety of animals and the cacophony of smells, tailgating at the Zou can seem like a day spent at the actual zoo. Much like… Read More

Summer Squash 101

Summer Squash 101

What’s new and beneficial   Help out your peepers! Summer squash is rich in lutein and zeaxanthin, which are the main carotenoids in the lens and macular area of the… Read More

Art Envy

Art Envy

A family-friendly space that looks like a million bucks: That’s what this family decided they wanted their basement to encompass. They dreamed up a plan that had a theater-like feel,… Read More