Posts by Category: Des Moines Entertainment

Flix Brewhouse Des Moines: Review and Newbie Tips

Flix Brewhouse Des Moines: Review and Newbie Tips

I crossed the first item off of my 2015 Des Moines bucket list on Saturday night! Exciting times! I hit up the new Flix Brewhouse in Des Moines with my husband and my friend, Angela. We were all excited to check out this unique theater experience in Des Moines. Unfortunately, my first Flix Brewhouse experience didn’t meet my expectations. (Don’t you hate when that happens?) Maybe I was too excited…maybe I had too high of expectations…or maybe they just need to focus ...

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9 Valentine’s Day Date Night (or Day) Ideas in Des Moines

9 Valentine’s Day Date Night (or Day) Ideas in Des Moines

Looking for something to do on Valentine’s Day? You’re not alone! While Des Moines has a ton of really great restaurants where you could wine and dine your partner, why not get a little creative? I’ve put together a list of 9 unique ways to celebrate Valentine’s Day in Des Moines. Some are during the day, some are at night, but they are all sure to surprise and please your sweetheart! Hearts Against Humanity (a Valentine party for horrible people) – Turn ...

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My 2015 Des Moines Bucket List

My 2015 Des Moines Bucket List

Making a new year’s resolution is a tradition that many people partake in each year. Losing weight, reading more, getting a new job – the list goes on and on. Instead of making a resolution this year, I’ve decided to put together my 2015 Bucket List! Undoubtably, this list will help make my 2015 a more exciting, delicious and cultured year. Let’s make 2015 the best! Tour the capitol building as an adult. I don’t think I’ve been since I was in middle ...

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Gardening Apps, Canning, Floral Arrangements: Des Moines Botanical Garden Summer Classes

Gardening Apps, Canning, Floral Arrangements: Des Moines Botanical Garden Summer Classes

The Des Moines Botanical Garden is making gardening cool again. From gardening apps to edible flowers – the new line up of summer classes at the Des Moines Botanical Garden will interest all gardeners. Heck, they might even give you a good excuse to hang out with your mom, brother or even grandma! I acquired my green thumb from my mother, who is a master gardener, and I’ve been digging in the dirt, growing veggie gardens and trying to perfect the planters on my deck for years ...

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