From the Archives: The Mind of a “Young Professional” Feb 23, 2006

The following entry was written February 23, 2006 for Juice.  The talk of the growing number of young professionals in Des Moines became a trending topic back then.  I started to ask what is a “YP”, as we refer to it as. Four years after writing this, the term “young professional” continues to evolve, with…

Letter to Cityview June 19, 2006 #NBPRD

I’m continuing the National Blog Post Recycling Day (#NBPRD) celebration with this 2nd recycled post. Background:  When Juice debuted in 2005, Cityview Magazine spend a better part of the first year slamming and ridiculing Juice for being nothing more than a fluff publication, filled with drunken young professionals at bars being pictured, and bloggers who…

“Indiana wants him, but he may not go back there” #NBPRD

Here is the 1st “recycled” post in honor of #NBPRD! The following was my first ever blog post, titled “Indiana wants him, but he may not go back there” which talks about the rumors that former Iowa coach Steve Alford could return to Indiana, where he was a star player.  This was written on February…