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Ten Questions with Annalibera

Annalibera is a project fronted by Nebraska ex-pat now Des Moines resident Anna Gebhardt. She's been performing since 2012, but made her first indelible mark on the music world with 2015's Nevermind I Love You, a dense, soaring 8-song collection of chiming, beautiful indie rock songs you absolutely must seek out (It's on Spotify, btw).

In a change of direction, Gebhardt followed the album with...

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The Future is Blue

The next 10 years will be a period of unexplained sadness. A large segment of the American population will just find themselves feeling sad in a way that defies medical science -- not depressed, but merely blue, as though they were remembering something that saddens them.

Those who have this feeling will not mind it, strangely. They will describe it as meditative, as though their whole life were spent contemplating...

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Yelp Helper

When it comes to dining, an ongoing joke among my friends and colleagues is whether or not I've been banned from a particular restaurant. I have been banned from two restaurants in the past, and a third restaurant produced a YouTube video with the sole purpose of ridiculing me. All because of my Yelp reviews.

I've told the story so many times I might as well tell it again, though I'm leaving out some of the...

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Squad Goals

Both the original “Star Trek” and “Star Trek: The Next Generation” got to warm up on the small screen before being called up to the big (screen) league. This not only gave their cinematic endeavors a heightened sense of importance, it fleshed out the depth of the crews’ overall mission and provided the real-life casts more frequent opportunities to congeal. In its third go-round, the rebooted, sexier (fine, Shatner...

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The TREAM Team Strikes Again

Big Ideas From The Big Garden

The Big Garden is hosting an informative meal planning workshop Wednesday July 20. The free 2-hour workshop will focus on budgeting, meal planning, and cooking basics for creating simple, healthy meals at home. Email Cait at ccaughey@biggarden.org with questions.
Meal Planning from the Garden Workshop
July 20, 6-8pm
5602 Read st


The Noodle Game is Strong With This One

Ugly Duck Ramen...

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