Proving Des Moines is NOT boring

Top 7 Things I Love About Des Moines

Top 7 Things I Love About Des Moines

Aug 12, 2015

You might have seen a post on our social media sites earlier this month announcing our birthday. It’s true, we’re celebrating our 7th birthday this month! What is a blog to do for its 7th birthday? It’s not like there is a book written about expectations for the 7th celebration…since not many blogs last this long. We’re really creating things as we go...

Mmmm, Beer: #IamRich Iowa Tour and Chance to Win

Mmmm, Beer: #IamRich Iowa Tour and Chance to Win

Jan 16, 2015

Mmm, beer. Iowa Beverage Systems took the Miller High Life #IamRich throne to 30 locations across Central Iowa. If you identify all 30 spots correctly from the photos here , you are entered to win a free case of Miller High Life every week for a year. That’s a case, not a six-pack. Every week. For a year. Pretty awesome prize. Want the High Life? Enter...

What’s in the Water?

What’s in the Water?

Jul 16, 2014

Well, we’re not sure what is in the water here at the Des Moines is NOT Boring headquarters. Ha! Well, that is funny for those of us who write for DMINB, because we all do it on remotely and do not often consume the same beverages. Anyway, back to it. We’re not sure what is going on, but we are very happy it is. You see, we have four authors who...

In Line for Nuptials

In Line for Nuptials

Jun 13, 2014

If you’ve followed our site for most of the last 5 years you may have noticed Shawn Harrington‘s Friday posts that have focused on hockey, start-ups, or just great things about Des Moines. His efforts have supported the development of this site and have been a big part of our growth over the years. He was the first official author on our site,...

Buy Local: Titan MOB

Buy Local: Titan MOB

Jun 2, 2014

There are more and more options for the fitness junkie looking for an EXTREME obstacle runs these days. Yet, the majority of the options are from national companies, not local home-grown adrenaline rush filled companies. Well, that is changing…as soon as this summer with the introduction of the Titan MOB. For clarification, the MOB means mud, obstacle,...