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Sara Diekelmann

Sara Diekelmann is Midwest Living's assistant home and garden editor. When she's not writing about beautiful homes and gardens, she's traveling around the Midwest (or abroad), salsa dancing, meeting with her book club or planning her next party.

Posts by Sara Diekelmann

It’s that time of year when pumpkins pile up on hay bales outside grocery stores and overflow at orchards across the Midwest. Instead of...
Golden mums and bronzy foliage might be taking over garden centers these days, but my mind is on frilly daffodils and dainty tulips. Though it may...
The start of football season and shorter summer days have me hankering for a classic picnic in the park before the chill of fall hits. When I was a...
Fueled by a local craft brew and an overflowing gyro from a food stand, I wandered from tent to art-filled tent at the downtown 2014 Des Moines Arts...
I’m no radish expert, but I am a sucker for these crunchy, water-packed little veggies that taste like the first days of summer. They remind me...
I’ve gone to the dark side, of plants, that is. But in the plant world, even the dark side is pretty. And rich. And dramatic. And just the...
This spring, I’ve noticed that my favorite egg-decorating pastels from my childhood aren’t just showing up in the seasonal decor aisle....