Celebration station!

I have a crazy obsession with parties/birthdays/celebrations…pretty much anything that includes loads of sugar and free reign to be loud …

Public health thank you!

Today is Public Health Thank You Day. If you’ve never thought about what public health officials do for you, consider …

DMU collects cash for United Way, food for DMARC pantries, mentors for kids

Des Moines University’s Community Service Committee is celebrating a bountiful autumn, a giving staff and several successful campaigns. This year’s …

Do some good today!

This is heart-warming, use it for inspiration today: see what this lil 4-year-old Iowa boy wants for Christmas. So now …

Intramurals

I may be 5’3″ (on a good day) but I like volleyball and DMU has an intramural league—PERFECT! Why anyone …

It’s my job to brag!

Seriously, when you have such adorable nephews/nieces as I do, you have to show them off. So let me brag …

Winter is comin’

Do you like to skate? I know I do. I use to pretend I was a professional ice skater in …

Friday recipe: heart-healthy cheesy potatoes

I am of the opinion that you can’t go wrong with cheesy potatoes, so when I found this recipe for …

Rent

So, I don’t have a life most of the time but when I do…boy do I have a good time! …

Des Moines makes my job too easy

See, it’s my job to tell you how much Iowa  rocks an sometimes that job includes merely collecting news articles …

Holiday fun begins…

It’s rare in Iowa to be this far into the winter season without seeing the white stuff or being completely …

They want your blood!

No, no, this isn’t some crazy post to coincide with society’s obsession with vampires… The Women’s Medical Alliance is sponsoring …