Top Ten Patios to enjoy this Summer

Patios are the perfect spot to enjoy a cold beer on a hot summer night. The following are the best locally owned bars in Des Moines to meet up with friends or just enjoy the scenery. Wellman’s Pub and Rooftop-located on Ingersoll and in West Des Moines, both locations feature a large patio with plenty of…

Top Ten Summer Events in Des Moines

Summer is a busy time to see new and different events in Des Moines. The following events are favorites with both locals and visitors. The Iowa State Fair–August 8-18- This is the biggest event in Des Moines in the summer bringing in up to 100,000 each day of the 11 day fair in early August. The…

My Top Ten Smells of Summer

Freshly cut grass – There is nothing like the smell of fresh cut grass. In the spring it brings about hope that winter is over and nicer weather is coming. Towards the fall the smell reminds you that you’re sick of mowing your lawn and winter is coming. The combination of sunscreen/bug repellent– The combination…

Top Ten signs you are a true St Louis Cardinals Fan

It’s baseball season once again!  The weather is warming up, the days are longer, and everything seems right with the world.  I grew up a Cardinals fan, and have never strayed.  I thought it would be fun to make a list to see who the true Cardinals fans are. 1.You wore those ugly light blue…