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Friday faves

[some serious nostalgia last night at my old ballpark] Brunch is one of my most favorite things. I mean, who doesn’t love breakfast goodies combined with bottomless mimosas?! I am hosting this weekend and I’m trying to decide whether to … Continue reading

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Download: Beaverdale Fall Festival 2017

This past weekend was one that I look forward to annually and have ever since I was a kid. Growing up and going to school in the small Des Moines neighborhood called Beaverdale, you counted down the days until the … Continue reading

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Life lately: keeping busy

[new Kate Spade kicks (similar) via T.J. Maxx] [getting into the spirit with matching jammies for the boys] [Fitzie “ran” his first 5K] [my cheering section] [post-race breakfast at Scenic Route Bakery] [couldn’t pass up a photo of this mural … 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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