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Council Bluffs Railroad Days Activities to Celebrate Mile Zero in 2019

Council Bluffs Railroad Days Activities to Celebrate Mile Zero in 2019

Come on, ride the train, hey, ride it! Railroad Days is rolling into town on July 13th and 14th. This year we’re celebrating the 150th Anniversary of the completion of the first national transcontinental railroad. All kinds of fun Council Bluffs Railroad Days Activities happening […]

Dino-mite Fun with Scotty and Tyrannosaurs at The Durham Musem

Dino-mite Fun with Scotty and Tyrannosaurs at The Durham Musem

A few days ago I took my twins to Member Days at The Durham Museum in Omaha for the opening of Tyrannousaurs: Meet The Family and let me tell ya, we were impressed, and not because I am a partner with the museum this year […]

Easter Egg Hunts in Council Bluffs

Easter Egg Hunts in Council Bluffs

Easter is coming around the bunny trail and eggs are being found all over the city! Grab your baskets and mark your calendars for these Easter Egg Hunts in Council Bluffs for 2019! I will add to this list if any more come up, and […]

McAlister’s Deli Valentine’s Day Special

McAlister’s Deli Valentine’s Day Special

It’s no secret I have a love for the deliciousness that is McAlister’s Deli. We helped celebrate their grand openings in Council Bluffs and Omaha by sharing 9 Reasons to Try McAlister’s Deli and why it’s all about food and family and I’m partnering with […]

20 Things to Do in Council Bluffs this Winter

20 Things to Do in Council Bluffs this Winter

Winter is getting closer, and while we don’t have much snow on the ground, it is getting downright chilly. Don’t let the colder temperatures keep you indoors from December through February. Here are 20 things to do in Council Bluffs this winter, for both adults […]

What Sets Stone Castle Hotel & Conference Center Apart from Others in Branson

What Sets Stone Castle Hotel & Conference Center Apart from Others in Branson

I’ve now had the pleasure of staying at Stone Castle Hotel & Conference Center in Branson twice. Different rooms, different times of the year, same fantastic experience. It has become my home away from home while in Ozarks and I think it’s the best option […]

One of a Kind Dining Experience at Pasghetti’s in Branson

One of a Kind Dining Experience at Pasghetti’s in Branson

Indoor Ferris Wheel, 8 different dining areas, and the world’s largest fork and meatball. Those are all things you’ll find at Pasghetti’s Restaurant and Attraction! It truly is a one of a kind dining experience at Pasghetti’s in Branson and I need to go back […]

Make Christmas at Dolly Parton’s Stampede Dinner Attraction a Tradition

Make Christmas at Dolly Parton’s Stampede Dinner Attraction a Tradition

As a Blogging Branson Ambassador, I was provided with complimentary meals to several Branson restaurants and admission to venues. Any opinions are 100% my own.  Last year a couple of friend’s shared on social media about how much their kids loved Christmas at Dolly Parton’s […]

Fall Views from Branson Ferris Wheel

Fall Views from Branson Ferris Wheel

For a person who doesn’t enjoy heights, it’s odd that I love the view from the Branson Ferris Wheel. Like, you can go around twice with one ticket and I don’t want to jump off after the first go around! It’s a slow smooth ride […]

What’s New at Titanic Museum Attraction in Branson for 2019

What’s New at Titanic Museum Attraction in Branson for 2019

I fell in love with the Titanic Museum Attraction on my last visit to Branson and looked forward to visiting again when I returned a few weeks ago. An emotional experience everyone should have and one that is different every time you visit. As a […]