Staying active implies that you’re already active and exercising regularly. Getting active is the hard part and then things can get boring, but luckily this is Des Moines. There are plenty of great ways to start and stay having fun on your feet. Continue reading “7 Great Ways to Exercise in Des Moines”
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”
We all set out to live a healthier lifestyle at the start of every New Year, and 2017 is no different. But we all know it can get tough to keep up with healthier food, and going to the same gym for every workout can get boring. Here are some local Des Moines gyms that offer a free trial day so you can learn more about healthy eating, get a change of scenery, and in some cases a change of workout! Continue reading “New Year, New You. New Gym?”
Moving from the Land of 10,000 Lakes to Des Moines, I was skeptical that I would find the lakes, parks, and trails I was used to filling my weekends with. However, it didn’t long for me to find some unexpected gems in and around Des Moines to get outside and get active.
Check out a few of the outdoor spots that turned this Minnesota lake lover into a huge fan of Des Moines. Continue reading “3 Places to Get Outside and Active Around Des Moines”
With spring right around the corner and outdoor pubs and patios opening up, it’s the perfect time to start planning your spring in Des Moines to-do list. Whether you’re someone who is looking for a leisurely bike ride or you’re an avid competitive biker – this list has something for everyone who wants some fresh air. Continue reading “BYOB (Bring Your Own Bike)”