Friday Finds with Realtor Sara Hopkins | Episode 62 Rail Explorers

Posted at 12:55 pm on October 21, 2022

Today’s Friday Finds was the coolest experience! We ventured out to Boone, Iowa to check out the brand-new @railexplorersusa experience on the Boone Scenic Valley Railroad. This was unlike anything I have ever done before. As riders you travel in an open pedal powered rail car and get to enjoy 360-degree views of gorgeous scenery on the […]


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Friday Finds with Realtor Sara Hopkins | Episode 61 Winefest

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In Today’s Friday Finds we are highlighting one of my favorite non-profits in Des Moines, Winefest. This year they are celebrating 20 years of bringing fine food and wine together while raising money for arts and culture. They host many amazing events throughout the year and celebrate our local culinary scene. Two signature events begin […]


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Friday Finds with Realtor Sara Hopkins | Episode 60 Surety Hotel

Posted at 1:48 pm on October 4, 2022

Today’s Friday Finds takes us downtown to the Surety Hotel. In the real estate industry, we are constantly looking for unique and welcoming environments to meet with clients, host a team meeting, or catch up on emails. With their inviting and cozy space, it feels like you’re in Des Moines living room.  The coffee bar […]


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Friday Finds with Realtor Sara Hopkins | Episode 59 — Pepper Harrow

Posted at 10:45 am on September 9, 2022

Today’s Friday Finds took us to Pepper Harrow flower farm. This magical place is located in Winterset Iowa and is worth the drive to discover its beauty. The farm has many different events throughout the year and one of their most popular is the “you-cut” bouquet where you get to be the artist and roam the […]


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Friday Finds with Realtor Sara Hopkins | Episode 58 — Price Performance Chiropractic

Posted at 3:44 pm on August 2, 2022

This Friday took us to Price Performance Chiropractic with Dr. Abbie Mork. Abbie is known for her work in the powerlifting community as well as co-founder of Raise the Bar Initiative. Price Performance Chiropractic is a full-service office while offering additional rehabilitation options including Cupping, Acupuncture, Gua Sha and the Graston Techinque. Abbie often finds […]


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Friday Find with Sara Hopkins Realtor | Episode 56 – Funky Finds Vintage Retro

Posted at 7:06 am on May 13, 2022

Welcome to one of the coolest shops in Des Moines! Funky Finds is a one stop shop for Mid Century Modern lovers and anyone with a love for vintage! The owner, Suzy, is such a gem of a human and she stocks her store with the coolest stuff. She has tons of items ranging from […]


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Friday Find with Sara Hopkins Realtor | Episode 55 – Bread by Chelsa B

Posted at 2:34 pm on April 5, 2022

This week I want to share with you how a hobby quickly turned into a business that locals rave about! Bread By Chelsa B (find her on instagram @breadbychelsab) is a home based, microbakery located in Des Moines, Iowa specializing in artisan sourdough breads. Watch today’s episode to learn more about how Chelsa created this […]


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Friday Find with Sara Hopkins Realtor | Episode 54 – Candle Bar DSM

Posted at 3:12 pm on March 4, 2022

I am so excited to feature Candle Bar DSM on this week’s Friday Find! Located in Valley Junction, Candle Bar DSM offers a unique experience creating your very own candle. The process is so much fun and the possibilities are endless! They have over 90 scent options, always changing vessels, and the guidance to make […]


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Friday Find with Sara Hopkins Realtor | Episode 53 – Suzy’s Kitchen & Gifts

Posted at 11:35 am on March 1, 2022

This is it – the store for when you just need SOMETHING (and everything)! Check out Suzy’s Kitchen & Gifts located in Pleasant Hill. There’s a reason it was just voted Best New Local Store on CityView’s Best of Des Moines list. Suzy’s Kitchen & Gifts has everything from cups, kitchen bakeware, storage, and utensils, […]


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Friday Find with Sara Hopkins Realtor | Episode 52 – Whatcha Smokin’ BBQ + Brew

Posted at 11:01 am on December 29, 2021

I am so excited for today’s Friday Find! I have heard many incredible things about Whatcha Smokin’ BBQ + Brew and I couldn’t wait to try it! So when my friend Gwen recently took over as one of the owners I knew this was my perfect excuse to visit. They were recently ranked the best […]


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