Witness unique sights at the Pappajohn Sculpture Park

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Did you know that the work of 22 of the world's most acclaimed artists can be found a short distance from our apartments? The John and Mary Pappajohn Sculpture Park is located nearby on 1330 Grand Avenue. It is a preferred destination for people seeking out things to do in Des Moines. The Des Moines Art Center, the City of Des Moines and Pappajohn's … [Read more...]

Living alone just got easier

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While some thrive while living alone, others are terrified at the very thought. Whatever school of thought you come from, sometimes it’s nice to know there are tips that can help make residing solo a little easier. The next time you’re searching for apartments in West Des Moines, remember there are many ways to get the job done all on your … [Read more...]

The Iowa Power Farming Show is coming soon


It’s no secret that agriculture is a big part of Iowa's economy. With farms all over the state, Iowa is a big producer of products like corn, soybean, oats, cattle and more. The city of Des Moines also happens to host one of the biggest farm shows in the US—the Iowa Power Farming Show. The show is informative, helpful and fun. Here are the details … [Read more...]

Get wine and chocolate at the Tassel Ridge Winery


If you’re looking for events near Des Moines, what better pairing is there for a tasting than wine and chocolate? The Tassel Ridge Winery is welcoming locals and visitors for an event that is the perfect way to kick off your February—the month of wining, dining, hearts, chocolate and romance. Here is the information you’ll want to have on hand … [Read more...]

Fill Up On Laughs at the Last Laugh Comedy Theater


Your Thursday nights can be more than just another night of TV watching or simply sitting around trying to pass the time away. You can get more out of your time by getting to know the different things to do around town like the Last Laugh Comedy Theater in West Des Moines. Every Thursday night can be a night full of laughs when you venture out to Open … [Read more...]