Iowa Life

Dusted Charm in Council Bluffs is the Ultimate Rustic Market

Dusted Charm in Council Bluffs is the Ultimate Rustic Market

A store UNlike anywhere else in the city, Dusted Charm in Council Bluffs recently opened its doors near the 100 Block. Located across the street from Broadway United Methodist Church and Subway, but when you step inside the vibe feels more like a shop in […]

Free Outdoor Movies in Council Bluffs

Free Outdoor Movies in Council Bluffs

Are you looking for things to do this summer in Council Bluffs? You’ve come to the right place! What better way to have a fun family night than enjoying an outdoor movie, for free! Grab your kids, your parents, and your friends for a summer […]

Vacation Bible Schools in Council Bluffs 2018

Vacation Bible Schools in Council Bluffs 2018

Once again there are several Vacation Bible Schools in Council Bluffs over the summer. I attended VBS as a child, even a week of Church Summer Camp for a few years, and always had a lot of fun. Friends, crafts, and lessons about the Lord, […]

8 Iowa Breweries and Wineries Near Council Bluffs (Within 1 Hour!)

8 Iowa Breweries and Wineries Near Council Bluffs (Within 1 Hour!)

During the 1930’s Iowa was ranked 6th in grape and wine production. Now there are almost 1,500 acres of grapes and 100+ wineries across the state! I recently shared 6 Iowa Beer Trails and 6 Wine Trails to help you plan your next adult day trip. […]

8 Gorgeous Bike Trails in Iowa

8 Gorgeous Bike Trails in Iowa

Did you know there are 1800 miles of bike trails in Iowa?! With scenic views of Loess Hills and the Missouri River, Iowa is a great place for two wheels. Grab your helmet, pack your backpack, and a plan a ride down one of these 8 […]

6 Iowa Beer Trails You Must Experience

6 Iowa Beer Trails You Must Experience

I recently shared 8 Iowa Wine Trails to sip your way through and now it’s time for a beer! There are 6 Iowa Beer Trails you must experience if you enjoy a delicious lager and ale. These beer trails across Iowa hit all points of the […]

8 Iowa Wine Trails You Must Experience

8 Iowa Wine Trails You Must Experience

We’re no Napa or Sonoma but Iowa has no shortage of wineries and vineyards. Add to the gorgeous scenic views and you have yourself 8 Iowa Wine Trails you must experience if you love wine. Plan a romantic getaway or a girls trip that will […]

Family Fun with Hy-Vee Cooking Classes

Family Fun with Hy-Vee Cooking Classes

The twins and I recently had some family fun with Hy-Vee Cooking Classes and I can’t wait for the classes in April with my older son! I’d been wanting to try one out for awhile but schedules never worked out. This month they finally did and […]

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 2018! I will add to this list if any more come up, and […]

Ultimate Kids Nights at Council Bluffs Restaurants Guide

Ultimate Kids Nights at Council Bluffs Restaurants Guide

As the family grows, going out to eat can get expensive. As a family of 6, I’ve seen our bill climb over the years and kids eat free or cheap nights are a great way for me to keep eating out affordable. There are lots […]