Ten Scary Podcasts for Halloween

1. Limetown – Ten years ago Limetown completely disappeared.  The government swept in that night and sealed off the area, a couple of weeks later the town is opened up and found to be abandoned.  Despite massive media interest initially, there are few answers.  Ten years after the fact a reporter investigates and starts to…

My Favorite RadioLab Episodes

Radiolab is probably my favorite radioshow/podcast.  What I like the most about it is the unexpected twists and turns it seems to take. Jad Abumrad and Robert Krulwich do an excellent job of always sending the listener curve balls while keeping the material fun and informative.  I used to listen when I could on the…

Top Ten Family Activities in Des Moines

Des Moines has plenty of choices in things to do that are also family friendly. Though some of these are only available during limited times during the year, the following are cheap or even free things to do with your family. Adventureland– Located in Altoona, they’re the quintessential place to take your kids starting in…