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Des Moines Bike and Brewery Trail

Last Saturday we decided to try to hit as many breweries in the downtown Des Moines area as possible. With the fairly recent addition of Madhouse Brewing on Scott Avenue, just south of the East Village, there are five breweries within 5 miles of each other if you bike from one to the other. 734 more words

Des Moines Food And Drink

Philly Cheesesteaks and Pho for My Birthday

Not quite the fanciest foods to celebrate my birthday but it was exactly what I was craving.  When I found out that I had to go to Philadelphia for work on my birthday, I only had one request.  875 more words

East Village

Labor’s Victory: Paid Vacation and the Man who Made it Possible

“What a stormful sunset was that of last night! How glorious the storm, and how splendid the setting of the sun! We do not remember ever having seen the like on our round globe. 1,095 more words

Things To See

Produce Delivery, Tuesday 9/2

Apples, Gala — Washington State
Avocados, Hass  — Mexico
Bananas, Fair Trade — Ecuador/Peru
Broccoli — California
Celery — California 113 more words

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Hunting for Thrift Stores

Decided to check out two local thrift stores, AuH2O Shop (Goldwater) and St. Luke’s Thrift Shop. These photos were taken while I was finding my way to those locations.


Chicken and Wine

Is the new Pizza and Beer.  Sometimes tasty surprises come at the most unexpected times, which is why they are called tasty surprises.  I’m in the process of writing about yet another “one of those meals” I had the other day but I’m just running out of time, so instead I decided to write about my day today so far (Yeepee, how exciting!   417 more words


Produce Delivery, Saturday 8/30

The co-op will be closed on Monday, Sept. 1; the following is the last produce delivery until Tuesday, Sept. 2.

Oak Grove Plantation (Pittstown, NJ): 100 more words

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