The kids are back in school, the days are getting shorter, and football season is here. Fall has arrived and with it comes autumn-themed, family-friendly events and activities! Start planning with this Guide to Fall Family Events in the...
For seven Saturdays each fall, Iowa City becomes the closest thing to Disney World for Iowa fans — this game day guide will ensure you have the best advice for planning (and enjoying) a trip to Kinnick Stadium and...
This is an important guide — every parent, grandparent, or caregiver has this question: Where can kids eat free or cheap in the Iowa City area? Some nights, no one wants to cook, and if you can get the kids’...
Starting kindergarten can be daunting for both students and parents. When my oldest started Kindergarten, I remember a lot of information coming in quickly — and trying to keep track of everything was challenging. Luckily, his preschool teachers were...
While I have happily taken a road trip to other towns to see their versions of this event, they don't compare to having one in your own backyard. I am so excited that MidWestOne Bank has decided to make...
Nothing says summer like a trip to the beach! Even though we are far from the coasts, you may be surprised to know there are several available in landlocked Iowa. Check out this guide to beaches and lakes in...
Summer is almost here! Take your kids to a local pool or splash pad and have them burn off all of their energy! Check out some of the pool and splash pads in the Iowa City area. Double check...
Nothing says summer at my house like sticky fingers and discarded ice cream cups found in the back of my car. Grab the wet wipes (and be sure the check the backseat side pockets!) and head out for a...
Oh, how we've missed Iowa City summers. Thanks to vaccination efforts and public health measures, we are one step closer to the delight of outdoor concerts, movies, farmers’ markets, and festivals. As you mark your calendars, remember to check with...
Now that the weather is warming up, consider strapping on a helmet and hitting the trails on two wheels with your kids. Here are a few Iowa City area trails to enjoy with kids. Iowa City Area Kid Friendly Bike...

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An Open Love Letter to Hawkeye Basketball

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Long before Iowa City Moms began, long before I was a wife and a mom, even long before I was a student at the...