Tuneage

There have been an awesome assortment of concerts in Des Moines this summer. I’ve seen Colbie Caillat, Jason Reeves, Gavin …

IHA golf outing

Last week several representatives from DMU attended the Iowa Hospital Association (IHA) annual “Swinging for Scholars” golf outing. We sponsored …

Holiday weekend fun!

In case celebrating America’s birthday AND having a 3-day weekend is not exciting enough for you, there’s TONS to do …

DMU is Living United

Des Moines University is serious about community service. We do SO many projects every year it’s hard to keep track …

Moving day!

As you may know, a great number of DMU students live near campus.  I watch them from my window every …

It’ll be an artsy weekend!

This weekend is one of my FAVORITE Des Moines events – the Arts Festival downtown. It’s so much fun to …

Random tidbit roundup

Read an amazing story of recovery for one local girl. She was lucky to have CPR-trained people around her, including …

Fun run info

I’ve received a few questions this week regarding running resources in Des Moines, so I did a bit of research …

Makin’ your mouth water?

I can’t be organized all the time and pull together an actual post so here’s a roundup of some tasty …

What to do this weekend? or the next weekend…

There is so much going on this weekend in Des Moines! Because we have a brand new batch of students …

Moving to Des Moines – questions?

The ‘for rent’ signs are popping up all over Grand as our grads head out for residencies and jobs. For …

Off to the market!

One of my favorite summer activities is the downtown farmers’ market, Saturdays, 7 a.m. – noon. I love the abundant, …