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Apple Orchards & pumpkin patches

Guide to U- Pick: Apple Orchards and Pumpkin Patches near Iowa City

My family and I are seasoned u-pickers. You name it and if it’s within 50 miles of Iowa City, I’ve probably picked it! I’ve rounded up u-pick orchards and pumpkin patches in the area for you and your family to enjoy. (Insider secret: all the u-pick places already have pre-picked produce, so if shlepping through […]

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Holiday Markets, Craft Shows, and Vendor Fairs in the Iowa City Corridor

It’s here–the biggest shopping season of the year is now upon us. Though Christmas is not for more than 50 days, by early November we’re already thinking about what to get for our kids, friends, family, neighbors, and coworkers. Many of us wait until Black Friday and Cyber Monday to score the best deals at […]

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{Sponsored Post} CR Kernels Take the Lead

The Kernels love Cedar Rapids and want to spread that love around the community through their new Take the Lead campaign. Take the Lead was created to support local non-profit organizations and community outreach, while enhance the fundraising efforts of the Kernels Foundation. The organization offers a number of programs to support the local community. […]

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{Sponsored Post} Kids Eat FREE with the Cedar Rapids Kernels!

  The Kernels love bringing families together for a day at the ballpark! One day in particular, Sundays, kids are the most valuable players for Kids Eat FREE Sunday, sponsored by Western Fraternal Life. To see what all of the Kids Eat Free Sunday excitement is about, click here. Every Sunday home game, each child, […]

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{Sponsored Post} Celebrate Your Birthday with the Kernels!

Here at ICMB, we are so excited to announce an ongoing partnership with the Cedar Rapids Kernels. Stay tuned all summer for more posts on their upcoming events and super fun activities for you and your families to enjoy! Celebrate your Birthday With the Kernels! Baseball and birthdays go hand in hand, and the Kernels […]

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Meet Me At the Market: A Guide to Farmer’s Markets in the Corridor!

It is a random Thursday afternoon in April, when the Iowa weather is somewhere between sunny skies and a monsoon-style downpour. Since we like to err on the side of caution, my daughter and I are curled up in our reading nook (aka a couple of pillows on the floor), reading “Rah, Rah, Radishes”, a vegetable […]

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