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10 Best Colleges and Universities in Iowa

10 Best Colleges and Universities in Iowa

College has been on my mind a lot lately. My oldest is in her sophomore year and with AP classes on her schedule, it’s something we are already thinking about. She doesn’t know where she wants to go yet, even though her dad is hoping […]

Fun Things to Do in Council Bluffs in November

Fun Things to Do in Council Bluffs in November

There are all sorts of fun events in Council Bluffs as we finish out fall and head into the holiday season. Whether you want a fun date night out with your spouse or a family adventure, there is something for everyone in this list of […]

Holiday and Christmas Events in Council Bluffs

Holiday and Christmas Events in Council Bluffs

Let me first say that I am no way trying to rush the holidays with this list of Holiday and Christmas Events in Council Bluffs. I was actually excited when I heard that Target was holding back and giving Thanksgiving it’s time to shine. That […]

Family Fun at Union Pacific Railroad Museum in Council Bluffs

Family Fun at Union Pacific Railroad Museum in Council Bluffs

A recent rainy Saturday was the perfect time for us to finally visit the Union Pacific Railroad Museum in Council Bluffs. As soon as we stepped inside I realized we should have planned this trip sooner. Aside from First Family Friday Nights every month, I […]

Lots of New Fun for Kids at Council Bluffs Public Library

Lots of New Fun for Kids at Council Bluffs Public Library

The twins and I stopped at the library last week to pick up Halloween books. We ended up staying and playing longer than usual because of all the new toys! If you haven’t been in the last few weeks, plan a trip to explore all […]

Walk the Plank at Pirate Putt Indoor Mini Golf in Council Bluffs

Walk the Plank at Pirate Putt Indoor Mini Golf in Council Bluffs

Okay, in all honestly there is no plank to walk but there is tons of fun to be had at Pirate Putt Indoor Mini Golf in Council Bluffs. It’s been a long time since we’ve had a miniature golf course to play on and I […]

Adventures in History at Museums in Council Bluffs

Adventures in History at Museums in Council Bluffs

How much do you know about your city? Most of us know about the delicious restaurants, stores to shop, and parks to play at. You probably know the present city like the back of your hand. But the history of Council Bluffs? Learn about all […]

15+ Fun Fall Date Ideas in Council Bluffs

15+ Fun Fall Date Ideas in Council Bluffs

Love is in the air, do you feel it too? Fall is my favorite season for a lot of reasons. One of them is fun dates outdoors in the gorgeous weather. These fun fall date ideas in Council Bluffs will help you fill your calendar […]

Halloween Events in Council Bluffs

Halloween Events in Council Bluffs

October is quicky approaching which has fall and Halloween on a lot of of our minds! There are several Halloween Events in Council Bluffs to attend this year. Grab the costumes, the candy bags, and enjoy some Halloween fun! I will continue to add to […]

Doozies in Council Bluffs: Homemade Ice Cream, Burgers, and More!

Doozies in Council Bluffs: Homemade Ice Cream, Burgers, and More!

Have you been out to Doozies in Council Bluffs?! Recently opened at Lake Manawa, Doozies sits in the old ice¬†cream shop on Commanche, caddy-corner from the golf course. After hearing they were scooping up frozen treats and wrapping up delicious eats I had to make […]