Food is Medicine returns for fall farmers’ markets

Food is Medicine is back to work spreading a healthy message. The group will again staff a booth at Des …
Downtown Des Moines Farmers' Market

Des Moines is not boring

Those from Iowa generally have a good idea of what there is to do around a state known mostly for …

Students offer food for thought

If we are what we eat, it seems wise to know all we can about what’s in our food. Sharing …

Friday recipe: Stuffed acorn squash

Like it or not, winter is coming. In a cold climate like ours, winter is the hardest time to get …

Get there early

The crowds are sure to be in full force for the opening day of the Downtown Farmers’ Market this Saturday. …

Friday recipe: roasted root vegetables

Last night I joined other members of the DMU community for a showing of Robert Kenner’s 2008 Emmy Award-winning film, …

Friday recipe: spring asparagus angel hair pasta

Tomorrow is opening day for one of my favorite Des Moines events: the Downtown Farmers’ Market! Held every Saturday through …