Category Archives: Local Spots

Life lately: ice cream shakes + play dates

This past weekend was a whirlwind, like most, but we managed to find time to catch up with our families and even a short trip to Target. #lifegoals [celebrating #nationalstripesday] [such a little cheeser these days: sweatshirt // pants // boots]  … Continue reading

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My go-to mom outfit

Oh guys, you know I love me a good fashion blogger OOTD post, but that’s not usually how I roll around these parts. But, for today, I’m going to hit you with one because everyone needs a comfortable/practical go-to outfit – … Continue reading

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Friday faves

[our home reflecting a beautiful sunset after a random snow storm last week] I don’t normally buy nice shoes for myself, but if money wasn’t a factor, I would for sure get myself a pair of M.Gemi Felize loafers. I … Continue reading

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On our own turf

In years past, we’ve been able to experience some great cities for the NGA conference –Milwaukee, Nashville and White Sulphur Springs to name a few. But this year, we were so excited to showcase Des Moines as the host city! It’s always fun to … Continue reading

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Cabin fever

It’s funny, because when you live in the midwest in a log home – you legitimately have cabin fever around this time of year. With no warm weather locale trip to look forward to, things are seeming pretty bleak over … Continue reading

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Shop local this holiday season

The holiday season is upon us (less than a month until Christmas!) and I know I have only just made a dent in my list. You too?  Well, don’t fret because this weekend is the perfect time to hit up your … Continue reading

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Have a bite Des Moines

Growing up in Des Moines, I’ve had ample time to experience most of its culinary offerings. And while I don’t consider myself a gastro guru, I’d like to think that I have a few good ideas on where to get my grub … Continue reading

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