Proving Des Moines is NOT boring

Top 4: Zach

Top 4: Zach

Aug 14, 2012

Last but certainly not least, please find Zach’s Top 4 below: 1. Sniffing the Brew The first and in many ways my favorite post.  I took this midweek road trip with great friends and discovered a the launching point for great beer but what felt like a small self-contained oasis.  My only regret is that I have not been back to the beautiful tap room. My...

Top 4: Shawn

Top 4: Shawn

Aug 14, 2012

The last day of our Top 4 birthday feature…a little later than we expected. We planned to get all of these posted last week but as you read yesterday, hopefully, you see that my Son was born on Thursday. Please find Shawn’s Top 4 posts from throughout the years below: 1. Breaking From the Chains – Before we began a segment of this site titled...

Top 4: Courtney

Top 4: Courtney

Aug 13, 2012

Continuing on with our birthday celebration, please find Courtney’s Top 4 below: I have to say I picked these because they are posts that highlight things that are still current: Templeton Rye will always be iconic; Market Day continues to host the handmade culture of Des Moines; Carefree Patisserie opened a new location and still has amazing baked goods;...

Top 4: Dave

Top 4: Dave

Aug 13, 2012

Ok, so you might be wondering what happened to the end of our Top 4 birthday posts last week. Well, I have a pretty good one for that, you see my Son was born in Thursday morning, which obviously kept me from getting these posts up. So, with a little change to the plan we’ll continue the last two day this week. (Pete) Please find Dave’s Top 4...

Top 4: Kiley

Top 4: Kiley

Aug 8, 2012

Kiley is up to bat with her Top 4 columns from her time writing for Des Moines is NOT Boring. She featured on the fashi0n industry in Des Moines, which was a industry she was already writing on over at her personal blog A Sequin Dress at Breakfast. 1. Worn: I have a soft spot for the first post I wrote, as I was so excited to be a part of the DMINB team You...