Category: Family

  • Summer Movies for Kids

    Looking for something fun to do this summer in North Iowa with the family that won’t break the bank?  Take a hiatus from the heat and enjoy an excursion to the movie theatre. Again this year, CEC Theaters in Mason City will be showing kid-friendly movies on Wednesday mornings.  Each ticket is only $2, and […]

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  • 2016 North Iowa Citywide Garage Sales

      I love garage sale season, and finding a great deal, especially for baby stuff.  Here in North Iowa, almost every city has a dedicated day and/or weekend for citywide sales, so shoppers can hit a bunch of sales all at once.  I will keep a running list all year so you can make sure […]

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  • Can I Caucus with Kids?

    This post may contain affiliate links. However, all opinions are 100% my own. As Iowans, we have the chance to kick off the 2016 presidential election season with the Iowa Caucus.  Many parents have a newfound interest in the outcome of political decisions once they have children, as so many issues affect our family’s future.  However, […]

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  • Carlson Ice Arena & Sapora Playworld

    The girls and I have been visiting our family in Illinois this week for Christmas break, and by Wednesday the weather was finally decent enough to get out of the house for a while.  We decided to head into Rockford to a place where both of my girls could be thoroughly entertained. Carlson Ice Arena […]

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