Category Archives: Iowa

Nada Es Imposible

or How you can never go home again. I start telling Diego about the taco place we need to visit before we have left Lexington city limits. Tasty Tacos, which is 675 miles away in Des Moines, was started over … Continue reading

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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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