Category Archives: iowa

Misty Morning Paramotor Adventure – Winterset Iowa

This was one of those paramotor flights that leave you completely fulfilled and awestruck at the beauty of a calm and misty morning. Only issue was I became separated from my LZ above the clouds. Thankfully I had my GPS … Continue reading

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Maquoketa Caves State Park

Maquoketa Caves State Park.

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Winterset, Iowa

My hometown.

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10 or so questions from Ben Gran: Interview with Mike Draper, RAYGUN

Everywhere is what you make of it. Des Moines has great stuff that would be cool anywhere. RAYGUN would be cool in any city. I will put our humor and style up against anyone in the country. Gong Fu Tea … Continue reading

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Simmons SDS7

Yesterday I made a short trip to pick up an SDS7 and five stylin’ hexagon drum pads from Craigslist. If I can make it sound anything like the video below, that’d be just fantastic.

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Roland d50 linear synthesizer

Another tasty bit of synth candy here in Central Iowa: hi I am selling my keyboard due to the fact I never use it. does have a couple scratches as shown in picture doesn’t come with the power cord but … Continue reading

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Parlours: I Dream of Chicago

StacyZ and I made the long haul to Wooleys in DSM to see the Parlours play for their CD release party.  We didn’t make it through the full set (baby exhaustion) but loved seeing them live.  Their EP (with this … Continue reading

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Buried tree, more uncovered in Iowa’s mammoth mystery | Local News – KCCI Home

I love that this history (pre-history) is being unearthed so close to home.  I want to teach the kiddos to be excited about this type of news!   Buried tree, more uncovered in Iowa’s mammoth mystery | Local News – … Continue reading

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Snake Alley – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Snake Alley – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. I had no idea this was in Iowa.  

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