Top Six Places to take your Mom for Mother’s Day in Des Moines

  Mother’s Day can be one of the busiest holidays at restaurants so the following should help take some of the guesswork of finding a special place for her. Be sure to try to get reservations if possible to guarantee you get in quickly. Irina’s– This is a great option for those who want to…

Top Ten Bachelorette Party Ideas in Des Moines

Bachelorette parties don’t have to be relegated to dark bars or even involve alcohol (though they are more fun with it). The following are some ideas on how to celebrate an impending marriage without having to leave the Des Moines area. Have a Spa night at Salon Spa W– located at 400 East Locust Street, Salon Spa W offers several…

Top Seven Places to have your Wedding in the Des Moines area

The following are the top places in and around Des Moines to hold your wedding festivities that will be both affordable and beautiful for all of the wedding photos you’ll be taking. Salisbury House– The Salisbury house provides a beautiful lawn to hold an outdoor wedding that looks like it came straight out of a…

Quirky Des Moines #16: An American icon gives an Un-American Speech

      He was known world-wide for being the first pilot to fly solo nonstop across the Atlantic Ocean. But one day in September of 1941, Charles Lindbergh gave a speech in Des Moines that was criticized nationally in newspapers and even caused the then presidential candidate, Wendell Wilkie, to call it the most…