I don't enjoy cooking. I mean, I really don't enjoy cooking. That's how you know these recipes are truly very easy. They take awhile in the oven — that's the only thing to keep in mind; otherwise you'll end...
We’ve all seen this list going around, right? The "Ten Things You Don’t Like That Everyone Else Seems to Love" list on social media. I asked our Iowa City Moms contributors to share their lists so we can see...
Last year, right around this time, I posted a photo on Facebook and wrote, "That's the last spring break for us." My daughter Rachel planned to go to school at Northwest Missouri State University, and their spring break did...
With so many closures and directives to self-isolate as our community grapples with the COVID-19 pandemic, many more parents are working from home, many for the first time. Welcome to the work-from-home-parent choas workforce! I've been working from home, full-time...
“I recognize that we who survived the Holocaust have a responsibility to tell our stories to give hope to the slogan ‘Never Again.’” - George Elbaum, Holocaust survivor It is never easy to talk to our children about difficult topics....
March is Women's History Month, an annual recognition of the contributions of women to American History. But anytime is a good time to introduce your children to some groundbreaking ladies throughout history. Equality begins at home when we're raising...
I remember the snuggles. The baby smells. How his tiny little head fit perfectly under my chin. I remember his tiny cries and how it felt when his little fingers wrapped around mine. I remember how he smelled after...
In my home the following scene has played out multiple times: “Mom, will you come play dolls (superheroes) with me?” “Sure Honey!” Play begins. I make my doll or superhero do something. Soon I hear, “no, you aren’t doing it...
Where are all my explosive moms at? You know, the ones who lose their temper on the daily, and have screamed at their kids more times than they care to admit? I see you. I understand you. I am one...
Winter break cemented a truth for me. I like having my kids under the same roof, but not alone (for long stretches of time). So, while everyone else was happy to have their kids back in school after the...

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Guide to Swimming and Safety in the Iowa City Area During...

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When I think about summers growing up, I immediately think about swimming. My grandparents had an amazing in-ground pool and hot tub. I learned...