Seven Ways to Savor Spring Break in Des Moines

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After a long winter, spring break is finally near! There’s no need to grumble if you aren’t jetting off to some exotic locale—haven’t you heard? Des Moines is the next big thing!

We have the scoop on the best things to do in Des Moines this week, and there’s a little something for everyone.

Crafting the Perfect Home Bar

Crafting the Perfect Home Bar

A cocktail sounds mighty nice, but venturing out in the frigid February night to partake? We’re not sure about that! Besides the added expense and the bone-chilling temperatures, wouldn’t it be easier just to whip up a drink from the comfort of your own home bar?

That’s where we can help! The Hm Rec Room has a wide range of home bars available, as well as some compact options that are perfect for smaller spaces. If you’re not sure where to start, here are some helpful features to look for as you begin your search:

5 Indoor Winter Activities for Kids

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“I’m boooooored.”

If you’ve heard that statement one too many times this winter, you’re not alone.

On the days when the temperature isn’t well below freezing, early thaws turn everything to mud—hardly convenient for little ones begging to be allowed outside.

That’s where we come in. We’ve rounded up some great ways to entertain little ones and maintain harmony in your home. You’ll have so much fun that you just might want winter to last a little longer. (We won’t tell.)

Cut the Clutter in Your Entryway

Cut the clutter in your entryway

The entryway plays an important role in any home. It’s a high-profile area that sees lots of traffic, but that also means it can be a catch-all for clutter. Here are some of our favorite ideas for staying organized. None is a written-in-stone rule, but more a suggestion that you might find applicable to your unique situation.

Winter Craft Idea: DIY Holiday Tablescape

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It’s the most wonderful time of the year, and there’s no better way to get into the spirit than with a gorgeous holiday tablescape that stays current all season long. We love the striking vignette our visual display team put together in our rustic Christmas Marketplace. They always do such …