Category Archives: Iowa

Only in Iowa:

Stalking the Wild Breaded Pork Tenderloin Again, sharing the beautiful things. Many thanks to whatsnextdave.

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Wish list with a purpose: give if you give a dam…

A dam has burst in my home state of Iowa, emptying a nine-mile lake and causing millions of dollars of damage for hundreds of families. Flooding isn’t exactly a new phenomenon for Iowa, but rarely does it lead to the … Continue reading

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Bill Bryson’s At Home

Thanks to the brilliant Shelf Awareness daily email, I just found out that my favorite author Bill Bryson is about to come out with a new book: At Home: a Short History of Private Life ($29). You might be familiar with his extensive … Continue reading

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T-shirts to make other states jealous

I’m a jeans and t-shirt kind of girl, and if you ever meet me, you’ll figure out pretty quick that 50% of my t-shirt wardrobe is from RAYGUN shirts in Des Moines, IA. It’s gotten to the point that all … Continue reading

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