From your publisher...

From your publisher...

Ok, tell me honestly. Are you ready for school to start? Although I feel like I have not spent enough quality time with my kids, (do we ever?) I am really ready to get back into a routine. Do you ...

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Nothing Beats OshKosh Denim

Nothing Beats OshKosh Denim

When it comes to denim, there is one store that instantly comes to mind in our family, OshKosh B'gosh! With new fits and online-exclusive washes, the only hard decision when shopping with your children for their back-to-school jeans will be ...

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 Parent Tested- Parent & KID Approved

Parent Tested- Parent & KID Approved

Imagine getting your groceries in peace and without little (or big) fingers adding items to the cart that you didn't plan on. Now imagine doing that peaceful shopping with your favorite drink in your hand and being able to do ...

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Coping with Back to School Anxiety

Coping with Back to School Anxiety

It's hard to believe it's already that time of year again, and we're talking about s-c-h-o-o-l! For some kids it's a happy time. They get to be reunited with their friends and they get to move up a grade and ...

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Haircuts for Hope - $2 Haircuts this Saturday!

Haircuts for Hope - $2 Haircuts this Saturday!

Stop by for a $2 back to school haircut for your child. We will have activities for kids as well. The first 100 families to attend will receive a Free goodie bag and a chance to win a $200 Mall ...

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LEGO Bags: Review

LEGO Bags: Review

At one time or another, we have all had a LEGO LOVER in our house. There is just no escaping the love of LEGO. Boy or Girl, 3 years old or 10 years old, LEGO has been a family favorite ...

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Try Dance - FOR FREE!

Try Dance - FOR FREE!

Are you looking for a dance studio but don't know where to start? Try DanceNation for FREE!! Pre-register for a trial class: https://goo.gl/forms/ifVzW6oViOmpNfHM2

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Turn Your “Mom Strengths” into Your Own Business

Turn Your “Mom Strengths” into Your Own Business

We all have that friend with her pulse on what is going on in her community. Often these parents lend their talent to PTO's, MOPS, or local playgroups, and any mom with the desire to be an integral part of ...

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Cool Treats Guide

Cool Treats Guide

Cedar Rapids/ Iowa City & Surrounding Areas Cool Treats Guide Please keep in mind many area food locations also offer cool treats. This guide is just highlighting those businesses whose primary food is a cool treat! Please contact each store ...

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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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Summer Reading Program Guide

Summer Reading Program Guide

Looking for ideas to keep your child engaged in learning this summer? Then take advantage of the many area summer reading programs! Each library has their own set of prizes and length of time for it so make sure to ...

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Stay Cool Guide

Stay Cool Guide

Here is your guide to splash pads, pools and beaches in the Cedar Rapids, Iowa City and Corridor areas. SPLASH PADSCedar Rapids (May 21st-Labor Day)Cedar Valley Park; Otis Rd. and Blakely Blvd. SECleveland Park; 1st Ave. and 15th St. SWDaniels ...

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Kids Meal Deals!

Kids Meal Deals!

Here are some great deals in Cedar Rapids, Coralville and Iowa City. Sometimes these times and days can change with out notice~double check by calling the restaurant. If I have missed any, or one has changed~ please let me know ...

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Have you heard of TIES? - Free Parenting Program

Have you heard of TIES? - Free Parenting Program

Really want to know exactly what TIES is? Watch this short video! Such a great FREE resource for some of our local families!Testimonial: "Our experience with the TIES program has been life changing! We came to TIES seeking help to ...

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Summer Story Times and Play and Learn Times

Summer Story Times and Play and Learn Times

Summer Story Times & Play and Learn Times: Area libraries are CLOSED on Monday, July 4! (Please check with you specific library for exact start and stop dates) Cedar Rapids (Ladd Library) (June 6-July 31): Stories for Scooters (ages 1-36 ...

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