Libby Burns can now solidly add ‘local Des Moines artist’ to her resume. Getting ‘local’ was a winding road for Burns, who was born and raised in the D.C. area, educated in Missouri, then landed in Iowa’s capital city by way of a graphic design job opportunity. Continue reading “West Elm in the East Village Features LOCAL Artists”
With the rapid growth of central Iowa in the last ten years, central Iowa has become a hot spot for growth and development. With Des Moines, West Des Moines, Waukee and dozens of others being modernized and expanded, people are always looking for the next up and coming city. The next up and coming city might surprise you but definitely shouldn’t be looked over. It is just 18 miles West of West Des Moines, has a strong community base and is undergoing a massive $2.1 million renovation to its historic downtown. Continue reading “Next Up and Coming City In Central Iowa?!”
Located in Downtown Des Moines, Gravitate is a workplace community for entrepreneurs, freelancers, remote workers, startup companies, and most importantly those who want to work better together.
Founded in 2013, the company strives to help people build up early stage, tech enabled businesses. Continue reading “Gravitate: Work Better. Work Together”
Des Moines might not have any major league teams but there are more than enough minor league teams to make up for it. Des Moines is home to the Iowa Wild Hockey, Iowa Cubs Baseball, Iowa Energy Basketball, Iowa Barnstormers Football, and the Des Moines Menace. Needless to say there are sports for every fan in your family. From the typical baseball, football and basketball, there are multiple hockey teams as well as Australian Football (better known as a combination of rugby and American football.) But the really amazing thing about all of the sports teams in Des Moines is that the cost of tickets to their games won’t break your bank. Continue reading “8 Reasons Why Millennials Love DSM”
Looking for a romantic getaway but don’t have the time or money to go too far? Look no further. The Salisbury House & Gardens is one of the top romantic, world-class cultural and artistic destinations in Iowa. Continue reading “Salisbury House: A Hidden Historic Treasure is Awaiting your Visit”