Scott Allen

Scott Allen

Scott Allen

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Tuesday, April 29, 201404/29/2014

Help! Garage Sale Do’s & Dont’s

This is the big garage sale weekend! For the past few weeks, my wife and I have been busy preparing…

whatsonyourphone

Monday, April 28, 201404/28/2014

What’s on your Phone?

Do you ever kill a few minutes by thumbing through some old photos on your phone? I love doing this.…

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Thursday, April 24, 201404/24/2014

Frozen Sing-a-long

Anyone else have kids at home singing “Let It Go” from Disney’s Frozen? It’s pretty non-stop at our house. First,…

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Tuesday, April 22, 201404/22/2014

Great Day for Baseball!

What a great day for some Iowa Cubs baseball! With temps in the 60s, I decided to drop by Principal…

Peeps

Friday, April 18, 201404/18/2014

What Will It Take to Work Off Your Favorite Easter Candy?

When you get right down to it, Easter is about two things: eggs and candy. Which means when the Easter…

candybar

Thursday, April 17, 201404/17/2014

The 10 Best Candy Bars of All Time

If you’ll be stealing Cadbury Creme Eggs from the kids this weekend, in your spare time – take a look at this list of the Top 10 Candy Bars of All Time.

Civic Center

Tuesday, April 15, 201404/15/2014

Des Moines Performings Arts Announces 2014/2015 Season

Des Moines Performing Arts just announced their 2014/2014 season…and it’s awesome! Below, some excerpts from the press release they just…

2nd Annual 'Rebels With A Cause' Gala

Tuesday, April 15, 201404/15/2014

Pharrell Cries on Oprah, Asks “Why Am I Crying on Oprah?”

Is it me, or does Pharrell Williams seem like the most like-able guy of the moment? Pharrell Williams cried “Happy“…

adventureland

Friday, April 4, 201404/04/2014

Adventureland Named Top Amusement Park

Every year, my wife and I make it a point to take our girls to Adventureland as many times as we can during the summer.

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Thursday, April 3, 201404/03/2014

6 Foods Happy People Put In Grocery Carts

Eat to beat depression by stocking up on these six grocery items to make you less irritable, more alert, and all around happier.

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This weekend in entertainment history

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A look back at some of the Hollywood headlines that went down in history.

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REVIEW: Surprising talent creates weird onscreen magic in ‘Foxcatcher’

This image released by Sony Pictures Classics shows Channing Tatum, left, and Mark Ruffalo in a scene from "Foxcatcher."

Sibling rivalry, loneliness, competition and madness fuel director Bennett Miller’s award-worthy true crime tale Foxcatcher.

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REVIEW: ‘Wild’ is both unsettling and triumphant

This image released by Fox Searchlight Pictures shows Reese Witherspoon in a scene from the film, "Wild."

Reese Witherspoon leaves her comfort zone as real-life hiker Cheryl Strayed in "Wild."

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Cameron Diaz engaged to Good Charlotte star

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The "Charlie's Angels" star is reportedly planning to marry Benji Madden.

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MOVIES: 25 Days of Christmas Films

James Stewart, center, is reunited with his wife, Donna Reed, left, and children during the last scene of Frank Capra's "It's A Wonderful Life".

Count down to Christmas with these 25 festive holiday movies.