Restaurants in Des Moines: Romantic Spots for Valentine’s Day

Des Moines Restaurants for Valentine's Day

February 14th is fast-approaching, no pressure. You just need to research the restaurants in Des Moines, make reservations, buy over-priced flowers, buy heart-shaped chocolates, remember to shave, spray some perfume or cologne, choose the right outfit, be on time, *phew! * okay, that’s a lot. Thankfully, Homemakers can help you …

8 Thrift Stores in Des Moines To Donate Holiday Decor

Thrift Stores in Des Moines

Now that the holiday season has, sadly, come to a close, it’s time for the grueling process of putting all the decorations away. If you’re noticing that you don’t use some of your Christmas décor anymore, have unused rolls of wrapping paper or are just stuffed to the brim with Christmas stuff, you can donate it.

10 Ways to Spend Labor Day Outdoors in Des Moines

Labor Day Des Moines

In Des Moines, we have plenty of ways to celebrate Labor Day outside. There are hiking trails, biking trails, waterways, parks, urban walks, wild animals and much more! So, don’t spend your Labor Day trapped indoors. Pick your favorite from our list below and spend your Labor Day soaking up sunshine.

11 Best Foods at the Iowa State Fair for 2019

State Fair Ferris Wheel

August means that one of the best events of the year in Iowa is right around the corner – the Iowa State Fair. Every year, Iowans put together our lists of foods that we have to stop and get at the fair. Whether it’s a fair favorite every year or a new addition, we end up with mile long lists and very full stomachs after each day at the fair.

Local Ice Cream Shops Around Des Moines

Local Ice Cream Des Moines

Who doesn’t love stopping by a local ice cream shop on a hot summer day? Check out this blog post for a list of cool local ice cream shops in the Des Moines metro area!