Fall…Ohhh…Me! Day 30

If you head west on Ingersoll or Grand Ave., out of downtown Des Moines, you will pass by some of my favorite streets, shops and restaurants. If you are on Grand Avenue you will pass the Governors mansion, assorted offices and wonderful old brick apartment buildings and a church or two. Ingersoll will take you byContinue reading “Fall…Ohhh…Me! Day 30”

Follow…Ohhh…Me! Day 27

I absolutely adore hiking. Not, the 20 mile, up hill all the way kind. I prefer something a little more…moderate. Winding trails through beautiful trees with a meandering stream close by…the kind that offers breathtaking views and the peace that comes when you find yourself simply surrounded by nature. When we lived in Kansas City,Continue reading “Follow…Ohhh…Me! Day 27”

Fall…Ohhh…Me! Day 21

This beautiful shade of blazing  yellow is a reminder to me to not waste time. Cornered by the Meredith buildings on the South and East, this little green space is one of my favorites. Surrounded by one-way streets heading east, it is a beautiful and welcoming entrance into downtown. Running along the east edge of theContinue reading “Fall…Ohhh…Me! Day 21”