Midwest Getaways

7 Reasons to Getaway at Lied Lodge in Nebraska City

7 Reasons to Getaway at Lied Lodge in Nebraska City

I can’t believe it took me this long to get out to Nebraska City. I know the Apple Jack Festival is a HUGE deal, and trust me I will be there next year. This visit however, was for a getaway with my husband to Lied […]

What’s New in Branson for 2017

What’s New in Branson for 2017

I have tons of great memories of Branson, Missouri from childhood. My grandparents lived lived in Galena for a bit, and I we would visit. One summer I stayed for a week and still remember how fun and relaxing it was. Our time was filled […]

What’s New at Honey Creek Resort this Summer

What’s New at Honey Creek Resort this Summer

Warmer weather has been teasing us here in Iowa lately. Does it have you itching to plan a getaway, too? While you are thinking about all those adventures this summer, don’t forget about Iowa’s hidden gem: Honey Creek Resort! You can enjoy some awesome amenities like […]

10 Epic Midwest Theme Parks to Experience

10 Epic Midwest Theme Parks to Experience

Spending the day at a theme park is a great way to have some fun in the summer. Theme parks are great because they tend to cater to all age groups. The whole family can go, you can go with some friends, or just you […]

9 Reasons to Visit Honey Creek Resort

9 Reasons to Visit Honey Creek Resort

Do you ever want to escape and disconnect from it all? Last weekend my son and I did just that when we hit the highway for a getaway at Honey Creek Resort. If you haven’t taken this 3.5 hour drive from Council Bluffs, you are […]

Exciting Things Happening at Honey Creek Resort

Exciting Things Happening at Honey Creek Resort

If you live in Iowa, two words you are probably familiar with are Honey Creek. Located just over 3 hours from Council Bluffs, Honey Creek is home to more than jut Honey Creek State Park. Sitting on the shore’s of Lake Rathburn, Iowa’s second largest […]

11 Reasons to Visit Omaha’s Henry Doorly Zoo

11 Reasons to Visit Omaha’s Henry Doorly Zoo

I’ve been lucky enough to live just 10 minutes from Omaha’s Henry Doorly Zoo, for pretty much my entire life. Over the years it has grown in size, gotten face lifts, and acquired new species. Making it one of the Top 10 Zoos to visit […]