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From your publisher...

Flood. Can this really be happening again? I have been glued to the news and refreshing my news feed hoping that the predictions change in our favor. Unfortunately, it does not look good. We have overcome this before, and we ...

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How Do You Communicate With Your Kids?

How Do You Communicate With Your Kids?

Growing up is a rocky terrain, and sometimes our kids aren't sure how to express themselves. During these times especially, it is important to keep the lines of communication open. I know there will be a time when my 8-year-old ...

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Sandwich Skewers

Sandwich Skewers

Add some fun to a traditional sandwich! Simply grab a skewer and choose your favorite bread, meats, cheeses and veggies. My kiddos loved helping with these creations and couldn't wait to eat! Sandwich Skewers are great as a quick dinner ...

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3 Creative Ways to Get to Know Your Neighbors

3 Creative Ways to Get to Know Your Neighbors

Feeling like a local in a new community can take years. Even longtime locals can feel isolated as houses nearby change hands. While having children of similar ages can often pave the road to meeting others in your community, it's ...

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DIY Stepping Stones

DIY Stepping Stones

Looking for the perfect personalized gift or a great way to preserve the memories of how small you kids are? My sister and I made these as gifts for the grandparents, but we loved the idea so much that we ...

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Octonauts Ticket Giveaway!

THE OCTONAUTS COME TO CEDAR RAPIDS!OCTOBER 26, 2016 AT THE PARAMOUNT THEATREBrand New Children's Stage Show Based on Hit Television Show on Disney Junior and Popular Children's Book Series.Tickets Now on Sale! ENTER TO WIN A FAMILY PACK!Want to win ...

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Apple Orchards and Pumpkin Patches - Iowa City / Cedar Rapids Areas

Apple Orchards and Pumpkin Patches - Iowa City / Cedar Rapids Areas

Iowa City/Cedar Rapids Area Fall Fun Places Apple Orchards and Pumpkin Patches Allen's Orchard: 5801 N. 10th St., Marion. http://www.allensorchard.net/ Bart's Farm and Pumpkin: 7307 Alburnett Rd.. Marion. 319-373-2633 Bass Farms: 1325 HWY 30 W., Mt. Vernon. http://bassfamilyfarms.com/ Bloomsbury Farms: ...

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Fall Story Times and Play and Learn Times

Fall Story Times and Play and Learn Times

Iowa City and Cedar Rapids Area Fall Story Times and Play and Learn Times (Please check with your local library about story time/ Play and Learn during holiday weeks) Coralville/Iowa City Area: Coralville Public Library: Preschool: Ages 3-5 years: Tuesday's ...

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Kids Meal Deals!

Kids Meal Deals!

Here are some great deals in Cedar Rapids, Coralville, Iowa City and surrounding areas. Sometimes these times and days can change without notice ~double check by calling the restaurant. If I have missed any, or one has changed~ please let ...

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