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Emily Salmonson
Fabulous People

Fabulous People: Emily Salmonson

Emily Salmonson is the owner of The Green House, a plant-themed cocktail lounge in Iowa City. “We are all about comfort and hospitality at The Green House and strive to become a place for everyone to enjoy greenery all year round.”

Food & Drink, Restaurant News

Best Des Moines Happy Hours

Iowa has a pretty buzzy bar scene. With local eateries, hole-in-the-wall taverns and modern restaurants galore, there’s certainly no shortage of cocktails and light bite specials to enjoy all across the state. Here’s where to go to enjoy some of the best happy hours in Des Moines.

Iowa Apple Picking
See & Do, Travel & Adventure

A Guide to Apple Picking in Iowa

Among the many fall activities to indulge in this season, apple picking is arguably one of the best. And fortunately, Iowa has no shortage of apple orchards and fruit-picking hot spots that ensure quality produce, long-lasting memories, and treats that are fit for the most quintessential autumn bake.

linda tong
Fabulous People

Fabulous People: Linda Tong

Des Moines-based Linda Tong is the CEO of Linda Tong Planners. “I started Linda Tong Planners in 2017 when I would create entirely handwritten planners for co-workers and friends. [The company] has expanded to more stationery such as notepads, notebooks/journals, stickers and more.”